43 days in New England Itinerary

43 days in New England Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Bar Harbor, Mount Desert Island
— 7 nights
2
The Forks
— 4 nights
3
Ogunquit
— 3 nights
4
Boston
— 9 nights
5
Newport
— 7 nights
6
Falmouth
— 5 nights
7
Provincetown
— 6 nights

7
nights
Bar Harbor, Mount Desert Island

Bar Harbor is a town on Mount Desert Island in Hancock County, Maine, United States. Kids will enjoy Boat Tours & Water Sports and Schoodic Point. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Bar Harbor: Camden (Camden Hills State Park & Mount Battie). Next up on the itinerary: take in the awesome beauty at Cadillac Mountain, trek along Gorham Mountain Trail, make a trip to Land Bridge to Bar Island, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Ocean Path.

For maps, ratings, photos, and tourist information, use the Bar Harbor trip itinerary planning app.

London, UK to Bar Harbor is an approximately 12.5-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from London to Bar Harbor is minus 5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 28°C in July, and nighttime lows around 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to The Forks.

Things to do in Bar Harbor

Parks · Outdoors · Nature

Side Trips

Acadia National Park, Camden, Somesville Historical Museum and Gardens, Schoodic Point
Highlights from your plan
Boat Tours & Water Sports
Cadillac Mountain ©
Cadillac Mountain
Mount Battie ©
Mount Battie

4
nights
The Forks

The Forks ©
The Forks is a plantation in Somerset County, Maine, United States. Family-friendly places like Beals Island and Hog Island will thrill your kids. Get out of town with these interesting The Forks side-trips: Moose Country Safaris (in Sangerville) and Mount Kineo (in Rockwood). And it doesn't end there: let the river carry you with U.S. Rafting, contemplate the waterfront views at Kennebec River, admire the sheer force of Moxie Falls, and stroll through Cobscook Bay.

To see where to stay, ratings, photos, and tourist information, read The Forks trip itinerary planning app.

Explore your travel options from Bar Harbor to The Forks with the Route module. Expect a daytime high around 28°C in July, and nighttime lows around 17°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 3rd (Tue) early enough to travel to Ogunquit.

Things to do in The Forks

Parks · Nature · Outdoors

Side Trips

Maine, Moose Country Safaris, U.S. Rafting, Mount Kineo
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Mount Kineo ©
Mount Kineo
U.S. Rafting ©
U.S. Rafting
Moose Country Safaris ©
Moose Country Safaris

3
nights
Ogunquit

Ogunquit ©
Ogunquit means "beautiful place by the sea" in the language of the Native Americans who inhabited the region long ago, and this remains an accurate description of this holiday destination today.
Family-friendly places like Marginal Way Walkway and Maine Food for Thought Tours will thrill your kids. Step out of Ogunquit with an excursion to Westbrook River Walk in Westbrook--about 48 minutes away. And it doesn't end there: kick back and relax at Ogunquit Beach, stroll through Wells Beach, head outdoors with Fisherman's Walk, and take in the dramatic natural features at Perkins Cove.

To find reviews, maps, and tourist information, read Ogunquit road trip website.

Getting from The Forks to Ogunquit by car takes about 3.5 hours. While traveling from The Forks, expect a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Ogunquit, ranging from highs of 31°C to lows of 14°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Fri) so you can go by car to Boston.

Things to do in Ogunquit

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches

Side Trips

York, Gundalow Company, Westbrook River Walk, Maine Food for Thought Tours, Wells Beach
Highlights from your plan
Marginal Way Walkway ©
Marginal Way Walkway
Ogunquit Beach ©
Ogunquit Beach
Perkins Cove ©
Perkins Cove

9
nights
Boston

Rich in museums, restaurants, shops, and historical sites, Boston attracts over 16 million visitors each year. New England's largest and most influential city, Boston ranks among the world's major centers of education and culture.
Family-friendly places like Dolphin & Whale Watching and Museum of Fine Arts will thrill your kids. Venture out of the city with trips to Six Flags New England (in Agawam), Stanley park (in Westfield) and Good Harbor Beach (in Gloucester). And it doesn't end there: admire the natural beauty at Boston Public Garden, engage your brain at Museum of Science, walk around Boston Common, and admire nature's wide array of creatures at New England Aquarium.

To find traveler tips, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Boston trip itinerary maker site.

Getting from Ogunquit to Boston by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of taxi and train; or take a bus. Traveling from Ogunquit in August, Boston is a bit warmer at night with lows of 21°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Newport.

Things to do in Boston

Museums · Parks · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Concord, Salem, Gloucester, Six Flags New England, Salisbury Rail Trail
Highlights from your plan
Dolphin & Whale Watching
Museum of Fine Arts ©
Museum of Fine Arts
Boston Public Garden ©
Boston Public Garden

7
nights
Newport

Newport ©
With coastline on the west, south, and east, Newport is a maritime city with a rich history.
Kids will appreciate attractions like Fish'n Tales Adventures and The Adventure Park at Storrs. Venture out of the city with trips to Skydive Danielson (in Killingly), Colt State Park (in Bristol) and Mystic (Mystic Seaport Museum & Mystic Aquarium). There's much more to do: appreciate the extensive heritage of Cliff Walk, take an unforgettable tour with Newport Helicopter Tours, identify plant and animal life at Seapowet Marsh and Point Fishing Area, and examine the collection at The Breakers.

To see other places to visit and other tourist information, refer to the Newport trip itinerary builder website.

Traveling by car from Boston to Newport takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. In August, plan for daily highs up to 30°C, and evening lows to 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Sun) so you can drive to Falmouth.

Things to do in Newport

Outdoors · Parks · Tours

Side Trips

Mystic, Seapowet Marsh and Point Fishing Area, Kinney Azalea Garden, Sachuest Beach (Second Beach), Roger W. Wheeler State Beach
Highlights from your plan
Fish'n Tales Adventures ©
Fish'n Tales Adventures
Cliff Walk ©
Cliff Walk
The Adventure Park at Storrs ©
The Adventure Park at Storrs

5
nights
Falmouth

Falmouth ©
Falmouth is a town in Barnstable County, Massachusetts, United States; Barnstable County is coextensive with Cape Cod. Kids will enjoy Shining Sea Bikeway and Cape Cod Rail Trail. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Falmouth: Heritage Museums & Gardens (in Sandwich), Hyannis Whale Watcher Cruises (in Barnstable) and Cape Cod Canal (in Buzzards Bay). The adventure continues: kick back and relax at Old Silver Beach, tour the pleasant surroundings at Chatham Lighthouse Beach, pause for some photo ops at Plymouth Rock, and admire the masterpieces at Highfield Hall & Gardens.

To find ratings, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Falmouth itinerary planner.

You can drive from Newport to Falmouth in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. In August in Falmouth, expect temperatures between 30°C during the day and 19°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Provincetown.

Things to do in Falmouth

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches

Side Trips

Sandwich, Plymouth, Hyannis Whale Watcher Cruises, Gray's Beach, Corporation Beach
Highlights from your plan
Hyannis Whale Watcher Cruises ©
Hyannis Whale Watcher Cruises
Plimoth Plantation ©
Plimoth Plantation
Cape Cod Rail Trail ©
Cape Cod Rail Trail

6
nights
Provincetown

Provincetown ©
A small resort town with a year-round population of just 3,000, Provincetown draws nearly 60,000 annual visitors with its scenic beaches, art colonies, galleries, theaters, and shops.
You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Marconi Beach and Cape Cod National Seashore. Get out of town with these interesting Provincetown side-trips: Eastham (Nauset Light Beach, Coast Guard Beach, &more) and Orleans (Skaket Beach & Nauset Beach). And it doesn't end there: kick back and relax at Race Point Beach, stroll through Herring Cove Beach, see the interesting displays at Provincetown Art Association and Museum, and explore the galleries of Pilgrim Monument & Provincetown Museum.

To see photos, more things to do, and tourist information, read Provincetown vacation tool.

Traveling by car from Falmouth to Provincetown takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 30°C in August, and nighttime lows around 19°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 2nd (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Provincetown

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches

Side Trips

Eastham, Orleans, Wellfleet, Corn Hill Beach, Cape Cod National Seashore
Highlights from your plan
Marconi Beach ©
Marconi Beach
Cape Cod National Seashore ©
Cape Cod National Seashore
Race Point Beach ©
Race Point Beach

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