4 days in Rhode Island Itinerary

4 days in Rhode Island Itinerary

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4 days in Rhode Island Itinerary

Start: Newark
Fly + Bus:  3​h 45​min
1
Newport
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h
2
New Shoreham, Block Island
— 2 nights
+2
Ferry + Bus + Fly:  4​h 30​min
End: Newark

1
night
Newport

Newport ©
With coastline on the west, south, and east, Newport is a maritime city with a rich history.
On the 13th (Mon), take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Mary's Catholic Church, then see the interesting displays at The Breakers, and then stop by Thames Glass. Here are some ideas for day two: steep yourself in history at Rough Point, see the interesting displays at Rosecliff, and then appreciate the extensive heritage of Cliff Walk.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, read Newport trip planner .

Newark to Newport is an approximately 4-hour car ride. You can also do a combination of flight and bus; or do a combination of train, flight, and bus. Traveling from Newark in August, expect Newport to be little chillier, temps between 79°F and 63°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Tue) early enough to ride a ferry to New Shoreham.

Things to do in Newport

Museums Historic Sites Trails
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The Breakers ©
The Breakers
St. Mary's Catholic Church ©
St. Mary's Catholic Church
Rough Point ©
Rough Point

2
nights
New Shoreham, Block Island

New Shoreham ©
New Shoreham is a town in Washington County, Rhode Island, United States. On the 15th (Wed), stop by Block Island Trading Company, then visit a coastal fixture at North Lighthouse, and then identify plant and animal life at Sachem Pond Wildlife Refuge. Here are some ideas for day two: relax in the rural setting at 1661 Farm and Gardens, take in panoramic vistas at Clayhead Salon & Spa, then enjoy the sea views from South East Lighthouse, and finally explore the striking landscape at Mohegan Bluffs.

To see photos, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, read our New Shoreham travel route app .

You can ride a ferry from Newport to New Shoreham in an hour. In August, daytime highs in New Shoreham are 77°F, while nighttime lows are 65°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in New Shoreham

Parks Wildlife Historic Sites
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North Lighthouse ©
North Lighthouse
South East Lighthouse ©
South East Lighthouse
Clayhead Salon & Spa ©
Clayhead Salon & Spa

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