49 days in Boston & Nantucket Itinerary

49 days in Boston & Nantucket Itinerary

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Boston
— 45 nights
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Nantucket
— 3 nights

45
nights
Boston

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.
Get out of town with these interesting Boston side-trips: Plymouth (Plimoth Plantation, National Monument to the Forefathers, &more), Newport (Marble House, Cliff Walk, &more) and Paragon Carousel and Museum (in Hull). There's lots more to do: admire the masterpieces at Museum of Fine Arts, see the interesting displays at Heritage Museums & Gardens, get to know the fascinating history of Marginal Way Walkway, and take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Boston trip itinerary tool.

If you are flying in from Australia, the closest major aiports are General Edward Lawrence Logan International Airport, Manchester-Boston Regional Airport, Theodore Francis Green State Airport and Portsmouth International at Pease Airport. In June, daytime highs in Boston are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 3rd (Mon) early enough to travel to Nantucket.

Things to do in Boston

Museums Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Falmouth, Newport, Plymouth, Salem, Concord
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Museum of Fine Arts ©
Museum of Fine Arts
Boston Public Garden ©
Boston Public Garden
Heritage Museums & Gardens ©
Heritage Museums & Gardens

3
nights
Nantucket

Nantucket ©
Nantucket is an island about 30mi by ferry south from Cape Cod, in the American state of Massachusetts. Start off your visit on the 4th (Tue): browse the collection at Nantucket Atheneum, thenexamine the collection at Whaling Museum, and then stroll through Jetties Beach. Here are some ideas for day two: kick back and relax at Madaket Beach, thenexamine the collection at Nantucket Lightship Basket Museum, thenenjoy the sea views from Sankaty Head Lighthouse, and finally enjoy the sand and surf at Surfside Beach.

To find reviews, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Nantucket trip planner.

You can do a combination of from Boston to Nantucket in 3 hours. Other options are to do a combination of car and ferry; or take a bus. When traveling from Boston in August, plan for a bit cooler days in Nantucket, with highs around °C, while nights are about the same with lows around °C. On the 6th (Thu), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Nantucket

Outdoors Parks Beaches
Highlights from your plan
Jetties Beach ©
Jetties Beach
Whaling Museum ©
Whaling Museum
Nantucket Atheneum ©
Nantucket Atheneum

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