5 days in Boston & West Yarmouth Itinerary

5 days in Boston & West Yarmouth Itinerary

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5 days in Boston & West Yarmouth Itinerary

Start: Rochester
Fly:  3​h 45​min
1
Boston
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
2
West Yarmouth
— 2 nights
Drive + Fly:  5​h 30​min
End: Rochester

2
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.
Museum of Fine Arts and USS Constitution Museum will appeal to museum buffs. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like North End and Boston Tea Party Ships & Museum. Go for a jaunt from Boston to Gloucester to see Dolphin & Whale Watching about 50 minutes away. There's still lots to do: get engrossed in the history at John F. Kennedy Presidential Museum & Library, appreciate the extensive heritage of Louisburg Square, admire the natural beauty at Boston Public Garden, and contemplate the long history of The Paul Revere House.

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Rochester to Boston is an approximately 4-hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. In August in Boston, expect temperatures between 81°F during the day and 65°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Wed) so you can go by car to West Yarmouth.

Things to do in Boston

Museums Tours Outdoors

Side Trip

Dolphin & Whale Watching
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Museum of Fine Arts ©
Museum of Fine Arts
Dolphin & Whale Watching

2
nights
West Yarmouth

West Yarmouth ©
West Yarmouth is a census-designated place (CDP) in the town of Yarmouth in Barnstable County, Massachusetts, United States. Start off your visit on the 15th (Thu): kick back and relax at Parkers River Beach, then kick back and relax at Coast Guard Beach, and then kick back and relax at Cape Cod National Seashore. On your second day here, enjoy the sand and surf at Craigville Beach, then examine the collection at Whydah Pirate Museum, then enjoy the sand and surf at Corporation Beach, and finally enjoy the sand and surf at Gray's Beach.

To find ratings, photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our West Yarmouth sightseeing site .

You can drive from Boston to West Yarmouth in 1.5 hours. In August, daytime highs in West Yarmouth are 79°F, while nighttime lows are 63°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in West Yarmouth

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Cape Cod National Seashore, Corporation Beach, Gray's Beach, Coast Guard Beach, Craigville Beach
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Cape Cod National Seashore ©
Cape Cod National Seashore
Coast Guard Beach ©
Coast Guard Beach
Craigville Beach ©
Craigville Beach

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