5 days in Rhode Island Itinerary

5 days in Rhode Island Itinerary

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5 days in Rhode Island Itinerary

Start: Philadelphia
Fly:  4​h 45​min
1
Newport
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h
2
New Shoreham, Block Island
— 1 night
+2
ferry + bus + Fly:  6​h 45​min
End: Philadelphia

3
nights
Newport

Newport ©
With coastline on the west, south, and east, Newport is a maritime city with a rich history.
You'll get in some beach time at Misquamicut State Beach and Narragansett Beach. Get in touch with nature at Ocean Drive Historic District and Cliff Walk. When in Newport, make a side trip to see WaterFire Providence in Providence, approximately 40 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: examine the collection at The Breakers, admire the landmark architecture of Marble House, enjoy the sea views from Beavertail Lighthouse and Park, and take in the exciting artwork at Thames Glass.

For photos and tourist information, use the Newport trip maker .

Philadelphia to Newport is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of train and flight. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from Philadelphia in August: high temperatures in Newport hover around 79°F and lows are around 63°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Thu) early enough to go by car to New Shoreham.

Things to do in Newport

Outdoors Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

WaterFire, Sachuest Beach (Second Beach), Narragansett Beach, Misquamicut State Beach, Beavertail Lighthouse and Park
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Ocean Drive Historic District ©
Ocean Drive Historic District
WaterFire ©
WaterFire
Narragansett Beach ©
Narragansett Beach

1
night
New Shoreham, Block Island

New Shoreham ©
New Shoreham is a town in Washington County, Rhode Island, United States. Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Fri): explore and take pictures at Abrams Animal Farm, then enjoy the sand and surf at Fred Benson Town Beach, and then take in the dramatic natural features at Mohegan Bluffs.

To find ratings, more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read New Shoreham attractions app .

Traveling by car from Newport to New Shoreham takes 2 hours. August in New Shoreham sees daily highs of 77°F and lows of 65°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in New Shoreham

Outdoors Beaches Parks

Side Trip

Abrams Animal Farm
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Mohegan Bluffs ©
Mohegan Bluffs
Fred Benson Town Beach ©
Fred Benson Town Beach

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