5 days in New England Itinerary

5 days in New England Itinerary

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5 days in New England Itinerary

Start: College Station
Fly + bus:  9​h 30​min
1
Newport
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 30​min
2
Boston
— 3 nights
Fly:  7​h 30​min
End: College Station

1
night
Newport

Newport ©
With coastline on the west, south, and east, Newport is a maritime city with a rich history.
Kick off your visit on the 25th (Mon): get to know the fascinating history of Cliff Walk, then examine the collection at The Breakers, and then get to know the fascinating history of Ocean Drive Historic District.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Newport road trip planning tool .

College Station to Newport is an approximately 9.5-hour combination of flight and bus. You can also do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from College Station to Newport. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from College Station in November; daily highs in Newport reach 53°F and lows reach 38°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Mon) early enough to drive to Boston.

Things to do in Newport

Historic Sites Outdoors Trails
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The Breakers ©
The Breakers
Ocean Drive Historic District ©
Ocean Drive Historic District

3
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.
Take a break from Boston with a short trip to Marginal Way Walkway in Ogunquit, about 1h 30 min away. There's still lots to do: explore the world behind art at Museum of Fine Arts, get to know the fascinating history of Freedom Trail, take an in-depth tour of John F. Kennedy Presidential Museum & Library, and buy something for everyone on your list at Faneuil Hall Marketplace.

To find maps, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Boston attractions website .

You can drive from Newport to Boston in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. Expect a daytime high around 52°F in November, and nighttime lows around 37°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Boston

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trip

Marginal Way Walkway
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Museum of Fine Arts ©
Museum of Fine Arts
Boston Public Garden ©
Boston Public Garden
Marginal Way Walkway ©
Marginal Way Walkway

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