5 days in Rhode Island Itinerary

5 days in Rhode Island Itinerary

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Newport
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Providence
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Newport

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City by the Sea

With coastline on the west, south, and east, Newport is a maritime city with a rich history.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Rough Point Museum as well as The Elms. On the 5th (Thu), admire the striking features of The Elms and then steep yourself in history at Rough Point Museum. Here are some ideas for day two: appreciate the extensive heritage of Cliff Walk, then admire the landmark architecture of Marble House, and then examine the collection at The Breakers.

For more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Newport trip maker website.

Knoxville to Newport is an approximately 7-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Knoxville in August, things will get slightly colder in Newport: highs are around 79°F and lows about 63°F. You will have some time to spend on the 7th (Sat) before leaving for Providence.

Things to do in Newport

Historic Sites · Trails · Museums · Outdoors
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Must see
Cliff Walk
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The Breakers
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Architectural Building
Marble House
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Providence

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The Renaissance City

Providence has undergone a major upgrade in recent years, transforming from a rough-around-the-edges industrial city into an epicenter of culture.
On the 7th (Sat), get to know the resident critters at Roger Williams Park Zoo. Keep things going the next day: appreciate the extensive heritage of Historic Federal Hill and then get a new perspective on things with La Gondola.

To see photos, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Providence trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Newport to Providence takes an hour. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus; or ride a ferry. August in Providence sees daily highs of 82°F and lows of 63°F at night. On the 9th (Mon), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in Providence

Parks · Zoos & Aquariums · Neighborhoods · Historic Sites
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Boat Tour
La Gondola
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