5 days in New England Itinerary

5 days in New England Itinerary

Created using Inspirock New England sightseeing planner

Make it your trip
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Newport
— 1 day
Drive
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Sandwich
— 1 night
Drive
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Ogunquit
— 1 night
Drive
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Boston
— 2 nights
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Newport

— 1 day

City by the Sea

With coastline on the west, south, and east, Newport is a maritime city with a rich history.
Kick off your visit on the 16th (Thu): cast your line with Fish'n Tales Adventures, see the interesting displays at The Breakers, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Cliff Walk.

To see ratings, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Newport trip builder website.

Newark to Newport is an approximately 3-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of train and bus. While traveling from Newark, expect little chillier days and about the same nights in Newport, ranging from highs of 74°F to lows of 58°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Thu) so you can go by car to Sandwich.

Things to do in Newport

Outdoors · Historic Sites · Trails · Parks

Sandwich

— 1 night
Sandwich is a town in Barnstable County, Massachusetts, United States. Kick off your visit on the 17th (Fri): get curious at Sandwich Glass Museum, then see the interesting displays at Heritage Museums & Gardens, then steep yourself in history at Hoxie House, and finally explore the landscape on two wheels at Shining Sea Bikeway.

To see ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Sandwich trip itinerary planning website.

Traveling by car from Newport to Sandwich takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. In September in Sandwich, expect temperatures between 73°F during the day and 55°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Ogunquit.

Things to do in Sandwich

Museums · Outdoors · Trails · Parks

Side Trip

Ogunquit

— 1 night
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.
Start off your visit on the 18th (Sat): appreciate the extensive heritage of Marginal Way Walkway, explore the striking landscape at Perkins Cove, and then get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports.

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Getting from Sandwich to Ogunquit by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or do a combination of bus, train, and taxi. Traveling from Sandwich in September, expect little chillier with lows of 48°F in Ogunquit. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Boston.

Things to do in Ogunquit

Historic Sites · Parks · Nature · Outdoors

Side Trip

Boston

— 2 nights

Beantown

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.
Kick off your visit on the 19th (Sun): explore the world behind art at Museum of Fine Arts, then stroll around Boston Public Garden, and then get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 20th (Mon): browse the different shops at Faneuil Hall Marketplace, then walk around Boston Common, then take a stroll through North End, and finally get to know the fascinating history of Freedom Trail.

To find photos, ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Boston road trip planning site.

Traveling by car from Ogunquit to Boston takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and train; or take a bus. Expect a bit warmer evenings in Boston when traveling from Ogunquit in September, with lows around 59°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Mon) to allow time to fly back home.

Things to do in Boston

Parks · Museums · Historic Sites · Neighborhoods