52 days in New England Itinerary

52 days in New England Itinerary

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52 days in New England Itinerary

Start: Bridgetown, Barbados
Fly + Drive:  14​h 45​min
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Marblehead
— 1 night
Drive:  15​min
2
Salem
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
3
Chatham
— 2 nights
Drive:  45​min
4
Sandwich
— 2 nights
bus:  15​min
5
Plymouth
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h
6
Lincoln
— 2 nights
Drive:  45​min
7
Campton
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 15​min
8
Canterbury
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h
9
Wolfeboro
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 15​min
10
Kennebunkport
— 2 nights
Drive:  45​min
11
Portland
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h 15​min
12
Bar Harbor, Mount Desert Island
— 2 nights
Drive:  30​min
13
Acadia National Park, Mount Desert Island
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
14
Camden
— 2 nights
bus:  30​min
15
Rockland
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h 15​min
16
Mount Washington
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h
17
Stowe
— 2 nights
Drive:  45​min
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Burlington
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h
19
Woodstock
— 2 nights
Drive:  45​min
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Windsor
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 30​min
21
Pittsfield
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
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Litchfield
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 30​min
23
Greenwich
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 45​min
24
Wethersfield
— 1 night
Drive:  15​min
25
Hartford
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
26
Mystic
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h
27
Newport
— 2 nights
Drive:  45​min
28
Providence
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
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Concord
— 3 nights
Drive + Fly:  15​h 15​min
End: Bridgetown, Barbados

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Marblehead

Marblehead ©
Marblehead is a coastal New England town in Essex County, Massachusetts. On the 12th (Sat), step into the grandiose world of Hammond Castle Museum.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Marblehead travel itinerary creator.

Bridgetown, Barbados to Marblehead is an approximately 15-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Atlantic Standard Time (AST) to Eastern Standard Time (EST) is minus 1 hour. Traveling from Bridgetown in August, expect Marblehead to be slightly colder, temps between 31°C and 19°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Sun) early enough to travel to Salem.

Things to do in Marblehead

Parks Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

Hammond Castle
Highlights from your plan
Fort Sewall ©
Fort Sewall
Hammond Castle ©
Hammond Castle
Stowaway Sweets ©
Stowaway Sweets

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Salem

Best known for its 1692 witch trials, Salem has a number of significant historical sites, a bustling downtown, and many witch-themed attractions.
Kick off your visit on the 13th (Sun): appreciate the extensive heritage of Pickering Wharf. On the 14th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: get engrossed in the history at Witch History Museum, then take an in-depth tour of The House of the Seven Gables, then explore the different monuments and memorials at Old Burying Point Cemetery, and finally tour the pleasant surroundings at Salem Witch Trials Memorial.

For maps, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Salem itinerary builder.

Salem is just a stone's throw from Marblehead. In August, daytime highs in Salem are 31°C, while nighttime lows are 19°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Tue) so you can go by car to Chatham.

Things to do in Salem

Museums Outdoors Historic Sites

Side Trip

Dolphin & Whale Watching
Highlights from your plan
Dolphin & Whale Watching
The House of the Seven Gables ©
The House of the Seven Gables
Salem Witch Museum ©
Salem Witch Museum

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Chatham

Chatham ©
Chatham is a town in Barnstable County, Massachusetts, United States, Barnstable County being coextensive with Cape Cod. Kick off your visit on the 16th (Wed): steep yourself in history at Captain Penniman House, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Coast Guard Beach, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Nauset Light Beach. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 17th (Thu): enjoy the sand and surf at Chatham Lighthouse Beach, pause for some serene contemplation at Church of the Transfiguration, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Skaket Beach.

To see where to stay, maps, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Chatham vacation builder.

You can drive from Salem to Chatham in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus. In August, plan for daily highs up to 30°C, and evening lows to 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Thu) so you can drive to Sandwich.

Things to do in Chatham

Outdoors Beaches Parks

Side Trips

Eastham, Orleans
Highlights from your plan
Coast Guard Beach ©
Coast Guard Beach
Nauset Light Beach ©
Nauset Light Beach
Skaket Beach ©
Skaket Beach

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Sandwich

Sandwich ©
Sandwich is a town in Barnstable County, Massachusetts, United States. Kick off your visit on the 18th (Fri): putt your heart out at Marketplace At Pirates Cove, examine the collection at JFK Hyannis Museum, and then get up close to creatures of the deep with a dolphin and whale watching tour. Here are some ideas for day two: experience rural life at Coonamessett Farm, then meet the residents at Woods Hole Science Aquarium, and then stroll through Seagull Beach.

To find where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Sandwich trip itinerary maker.

You can drive from Chatham to Sandwich in an hour. Another option is to take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 30°C in August, and nighttime lows around 19°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Sat) early enough to catcht the bus to Plymouth.

Things to do in Sandwich

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Falmouth, John F Kennedy Hyannis Museum, Seagull Beach, Pirate's Cove
Highlights from your plan
Seagull Beach ©
Seagull Beach
Woods Hole Science Aquarium ©
Woods Hole Science Aquarium
John F Kennedy Hyannis Museum ©
John F Kennedy Hyannis Museum

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Plymouth

Plymouth ©
Rightly calling itself "America's Hometown," Plymouth holds a prominent place in the nation's history and culture as the site of the first Puritan colony.
On the 20th (Sun), find something for the whole family at Edaville Railroad. On the 21st (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: appreciate the history behind National Monument to the Forefathers, stroll the grounds of Burial Hill, then admire the natural beauty at Brewster Gardens, and finally take a tour of Mayflower II.

To see traveler tips, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Plymouth itinerary planner.

Plymouth is very close to Sandwich. In August, plan for daily highs up to 31°C, and evening lows to 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Mon) early enough to drive to Lincoln.

Things to do in Plymouth

Theme Parks Historic Sites Parks

Side Trip

Edaville Family Theme Park
Highlights from your plan
Edaville Family Theme Park ©
Edaville Family Theme Park
Brewster Gardens ©
Brewster Gardens
National Monument to the Forefathers ©

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Lincoln

Lincoln ©
Stretching through the White Mountain National Forest, Lincoln welcomes hikers along the Appalachian Trail.
Start off your visit on the 22nd (Tue): enjoy some diversion at Clark's Trading Post, then stroll through Flume Gorge, and then explore the striking landscape at The Basin at Franconia Notch State Park. Here are some ideas for day two: immerse yourself in nature at Franconia Notch State Park, then look for gifts at Chutters, and then kick your exploration up a notch at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks.

For other places to visit, reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, read Lincoln online itinerary creator.

You can drive from Plymouth to Lincoln in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus, flight, and car; or take a bus. Plan for little chillier nights when traveling from Plymouth in August since evenings lows in Lincoln dip to 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Wed) so you can travel to Campton.

Things to do in Lincoln

Nature Parks Adventure

Side Trips

Franconia, Chutters
Highlights from your plan
Flume Gorge ©
Flume Gorge
Franconia Notch State Park ©
Franconia Notch State Park
Clark's Trading Post ©
Clark's Trading Post

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Campton

Campton ©
Kick off your visit on the 24th (Thu): look for gifts at The Chalet Antiques Barn & Museum, identify plant and animal life at Squam Lakes Natural Science Center, and then Head underground at Polar Caves Park.

To see maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Campton travel itinerary planner.

Campton is just a stone's throw from Lincoln. August in Campton sees daily highs of 29°C and lows of 15°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Thu) early enough to travel to Canterbury.

Things to do in Campton

Parks Wildlife Nature

Side Trips

Polar Caves Park, Squam Lakes Natural Science Center
Highlights from your plan
Squam Lakes Natural Science Center ©
Squam Lakes Natural Science Center

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Canterbury

Canterbury ©
Canterbury is a town in Merrimack County, New Hampshire, United States. Kick off your visit on the 25th (Fri): relax in the rural setting at Carter Hill Orchard, then look for gifts at Granite State Candy Shoppe, then look and learn at McAuliffe-Shepard Discovery Center, and finally steep yourself in history at Canterbury Shaker Village.

To see traveler tips, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Canterbury vacation builder.

Getting from Campton to Canterbury by car takes about an hour. In August, plan for daily highs up to 32°C, and evening lows to 16°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Fri) so you can travel to Wolfeboro.

Things to do in Canterbury

Childrens Museums Museums Historic Sites

Side Trip

Concord
Highlights from your plan
McAuliffe-Shepard Discovery Center ©
Canterbury Shaker Village ©
Canterbury Shaker Village
Carter Hill Orchard ©
Carter Hill Orchard

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Wolfeboro

Wolfeboro ©
Wolfeboro is a town in Carroll County, New Hampshire, United States. On the 26th (Sat), admire the striking features of Castle in the Clouds, see the interesting displays at Libby Museum, and then hit the slopes at Gunstock Mountain Resort.

To find reviews, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Wolfeboro holiday planner.

Getting from Canterbury to Wolfeboro by car takes about an hour. Expect a daytime high around 30°C in August, and nighttime lows around 18°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Sat) so you can travel to Kennebunkport.

Things to do in Wolfeboro

Outdoors Winter Sports Parks

Side Trips

Castle in the Clouds, Gunstock Mountain Resort
Highlights from your plan
Gunstock Mountain Resort ©
Gunstock Mountain Resort
Castle in the Clouds ©
Castle in the Clouds
Libby Museum ©
Libby Museum

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Kennebunkport

Kennebunkport ©
Kennebunkport is a town in York County, Maine, United States. On the 27th (Sun), get to know the fascinating history of Marginal Way Walkway, then enjoy the sand and surf at Ogunquit Beach, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Ann's Episcopal Church. Keep things going the next day: tour the pleasant surroundings at Wells Beach, then enjoy the sea views from Cape Neddick Nubble Lighthouse, and then take in the dramatic natural features at Perkins Cove.

For traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, read our Kennebunkport travel itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Wolfeboro to Kennebunkport takes 1.5 hours. In August, daytime highs in Kennebunkport are 31°C, while nighttime lows are 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Mon) early enough to drive to Portland.

Things to do in Kennebunkport

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Ogunquit, Wells Beach, Nubble Lighthouse
Highlights from your plan
Ogunquit Beach ©
Ogunquit Beach
Perkins Cove ©
Perkins Cove
Wells Beach ©
Wells Beach

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Portland

Portland ©
Maine's biggest and perhaps most vibrant city, Portland was established as a fishing village in 1633 and grew to become New England's largest port.
On the 29th (Tue), get in on the family fun at Palace Playland and then kick back and relax at Old Orchard Beach. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: get in on the family fun at Funtown Splashtown USA, examine the collection at Portland Head Light, and then admire the masterpieces at Portland Museum of Art.

To see where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, read Portland trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Kennebunkport to Portland takes an hour. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and train. In August, plan for daily highs up to 30°C, and evening lows to 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Wed) so you can drive to Bar Harbor.

Things to do in Portland

Theme Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Old Orchard Beach, Portland Head Light, Funtown Splashtown USA
Highlights from your plan
Funtown Splashtown USA ©
Funtown Splashtown USA
Old Orchard Beach ©
Old Orchard Beach
Palace Playland ©
Palace Playland

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Bar Harbor, Mount Desert Island

Bar Harbor is a town on Mount Desert Island in Hancock County, Maine, United States. Kick off your visit on the 31st (Thu): pause for some serene contemplation at St Saviour's Episcopal Church, tee off at Pirate's Cove Adventure Golf, and then hike along Ocean Path. Keep things going the next day: explore the activities along Frenchman Bay, then don't miss a visit to Land Bridge to Bar Island, and then paddle through the water with a kayaking and canoeing tour.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Bar Harbor travel itinerary creator.

Traveling by car from Portland to Bar Harbor takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus, flight, and taxi; or take a bus. In August in Bar Harbor, expect temperatures between 28°C during the day and 17°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Fri) so you can drive to Acadia National Park.

Things to do in Bar Harbor

Outdoors Parks Golf
Highlights from your plan
Kayaking & Canoeing
Frenchman Bay ©
Frenchman Bay
Land Bridge to Bar Island
Land Bridge to Bar Island

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Acadia National Park, Mount Desert Island

Acadia National Park ©
The first national park east of the Mississippi River, Acadia National Park draws visitors with its rugged landscape of ocean shoreline, low-slung granite mountains, dense woodlands, and pristine lakes.
Start off your visit on the 2nd (Sat): enjoy the sand and surf at Echo Lake Beach, then stop by Quietside Cafe & Ice Cream Shop, and then explore the activities along Jordan Pond Nature Trail. On the next day, trek along Beehive Trail, explore the striking landscape at Thunder Hole, and then see the interesting displays at Wendell Gilley Museum.

To find where to stay, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Acadia National Park trip builder.

Acadia National Park is just a short distance from Bar Harbor. Expect a daytime high around 24°C in September, and nighttime lows around 12°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Camden.

Things to do in Acadia National Park

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trip

Southwest Harbor
Highlights from your plan
Echo Lake Beach ©
Echo Lake Beach
Jordan Pond Path Trailhead ©
Jordan Pond Path Trailhead

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Camden

Camden ©
Camden is a town in Knox County, Maine, United States. Start off your visit on the 4th (Mon): look for all kinds of wild species at Holbrook Island Sanctuary and then take in the awesome beauty at Mount Battie. On the next day, admire the majestic nature at Camden Hills State Park, then learn about winemaking at Cellardoor Winery, and then look for all kinds of wild species at Hope Elephants.

For reviews, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Camden itinerary maker.

Traveling by car from Acadia National Park to Camden takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus. September in Camden sees daily highs of 23°C and lows of 12°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Tue) so you can travel to Rockland.

Things to do in Camden

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trips

Holbrook Island Sanctuary, Cellardoor Winery, Hope Elephants
Highlights from your plan
Holbrook Island Sanctuary ©
Holbrook Island Sanctuary
Mount Battie ©
Mount Battie
Camden Hills State Park ©
Camden Hills State Park

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Rockland

Rockland ©
Rockland is a city in Knox County, Maine, in the United States. Start off your visit on the 6th (Wed): identify plant and animal life at Boothbay Region Land Trust, then examine the collection at Owls Head Transportation Museum, and then visit a coastal fixture at Marshall Point Lighthouse Museum. On the 7th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: explore the world behind art at Farnsworth Art Museum, visit a coastal fixture at Owls Head Lighthouse, and then see what you can catch with a fishing tour.

To see ratings, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Rockland vacation trip planner.

Rockland is just a short distance from Camden. In September in Rockland, expect temperatures between 23°C during the day and 12°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Thu) so you can travel to Mount Washington.

Things to do in Rockland

Museums Historic Sites Wildlife

Side Trips

Owls Head, Boothbay Region Land Trust, Marshall Point Lighthouse Museum
Highlights from your plan
Owls Head Transportation Museum ©
Owls Head Transportation Museum
Boothbay Region Land Trust ©
Boothbay Region Land Trust
Farnsworth Art Museum ©
Farnsworth Art Museum

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Mount Washington

Mount Washington ©
Kick off your visit on the 8th (Fri): engage your brain at Mount Washington Observatory Weather Discovery Center, take a memorable drive along Mt Washington Auto Rd, and then find something for the whole family at Story Land.

To find other places to visit, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Mount Washington vacation trip planner.

You can drive from Rockland to Mount Washington in 4 hours. When traveling from Rockland in September, plan for colder days in Mount Washington, with highs around 10°C, while nights are a bit cooler with lows around 3°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Fri) so you can travel to Stowe.

Things to do in Mount Washington

Theme Parks Outdoors Scenic Drive

Side Trips

Mount Washington Auto Road, Story Land, Mount Washington Observatory Weather Discovery Center
Highlights from your plan
Story Land ©
Story Land
Mount Washington Auto Road ©
Mount Washington Auto Road

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Stowe

Stowe ©
Stowe bustles in winter when skiers and snowboarders flock here to challenge themselves on the long, steep trails careening down Vermont's tallest peak, Mt.
On the 9th (Sat), hike along Stowe Recreation Path and then take in the awesome beauty at Mount Mansfield State Forest. On the 10th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: kick your exploration up a notch at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks and then fly down the slopes at Smugglers' Notch Resort.

To find other places to visit, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Stowe custom trip planner.

You can drive from Mount Washington to Stowe in 3.5 hours. Traveling from Mount Washington in September, you will find days in Stowe are much hotter (25°C), and nights are a bit warmer (9°C). Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Burlington.

Things to do in Stowe

Parks Outdoors Winter Sports

Side Trip

Smugglers' Notch Resort
Highlights from your plan
Stowe Recreation Path ©
Stowe Recreation Path
Mount Mansfield State Forest ©
Mount Mansfield State Forest
Smugglers' Notch Resort ©
Smugglers' Notch Resort

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Burlington

Burlington ©
Burlington is the most populous city in the U.S. Start off your visit on the 11th (Mon): examine the collection at Shelburne Museum, then deepen your understanding at Shelburne Farms, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Burlington Bike Path. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: get curious at ECHO, Leahy Center for Lake Champlain, tour the pleasant surroundings at Waterfront Park, and then shop like a local with Church Street Marketplace.

For traveler tips, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Burlington trip generator.

Getting from Stowe to Burlington by car takes about an hour. Other options: take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 26°C in September, and nighttime lows around 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Woodstock.

Things to do in Burlington

Parks Museums Outdoors

Side Trip

Shelburne
Highlights from your plan
Burlington Bike Path ©
Burlington Bike Path
ECHO, Leahy Center for Lake Champlain ©
Shelburne Museum ©
Shelburne Museum

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Woodstock

Woodstock ©
Woodstock is the shire town of Windsor County, Vermont, United States. Start off your visit on the 13th (Wed): don't miss a visit to Woodstock Historical Society, relax in the rural setting at Sugarbush Farm, and then take in the dramatic natural features at Quechee Gorge. On the next day, look for all kinds of wild species at VINS Nature Center, explore the engaging exhibits at Montshire Museum of Science, and then admire all the interesting features of King Arthur Flour.

For where to stay, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Woodstock trip planner.

You can drive from Burlington to Woodstock in 2 hours. In September, plan for daily highs up to 27°C, and evening lows to 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Thu) early enough to travel to Windsor.

Things to do in Woodstock

Parks Wildlife Nature

Side Trips

Quechee, Norwich
Highlights from your plan
Quechee Gorge ©
Quechee Gorge
Montshire Museum of Science ©
Montshire Museum of Science
Sugarbush Farm ©
Sugarbush Farm

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Windsor

Windsor ©
Windsor is a town in Windsor County, Vermont, United States. Kick off your visit on the 15th (Fri): tour the pleasant surroundings at Mt Ascutney, then contemplate the long history of Saint-Gaudens National Historic Site, and then take in the views from Cornish-Windsor Bridge.

To find where to stay, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, use the Windsor travel itinerary planner.

Windsor is very close to Woodstock. In September, plan for daily highs up to 26°C, and evening lows to 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Fri) early enough to travel to Pittsfield.

Things to do in Windsor

Outdoors Winter Sports Nature

Side Trip

Saint-Gaudens National Historic Site
Highlights from your plan
Mt Ascutney ©
Mt Ascutney
Saint-Gaudens National Historic Site ©
Cornish-Windsor Bridge ©
Cornish-Windsor Bridge

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Pittsfield

Pittsfield ©
Pittsfield is the largest city and the county seat of Berkshire County, Massachusetts, United States. Start off your visit on the 16th (Sat): explore the world behind art at Clark Art Institute and then let the river carry you with a rafting and tubing tour. On the 17th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: fly down the slopes at Jiminy Peak Mountain Resort and then trek along Ramblewild.

To see maps, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Pittsfield custom trip planner.

Drive from Windsor to Pittsfield in 2.5 hours. September in Pittsfield sees daily highs of 24°C and lows of 11°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Litchfield.

Things to do in Pittsfield

Outdoors Winter Sports Parks

Side Trips

Ramblewild, The Clark Art Institute, Jiminy Peak Mountain Resort
Highlights from your plan
Jiminy Peak Mountain Resort ©
Jiminy Peak Mountain Resort
The Clark Art Institute ©
The Clark Art Institute

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Litchfield

Litchfield ©
Litchfield is a town in and former county seat of Litchfield County, Connecticut, United States. Start off your visit on the 18th (Mon): immerse yourself in nature at Kent Falls State Park and then cool off at Quassy Amusement & Waterpark.

For traveler tips, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Litchfield itinerary planner.

You can drive from Pittsfield to Litchfield in 1.5 hours. In September, plan for daily highs up to 25°C, and evening lows to 13°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Mon) so you can travel to Greenwich.

Things to do in Litchfield

Theme Parks Nature Parks

Side Trips

Quassy Amusement Park & Waterpark, Kent Falls State Park
Highlights from your plan
Quassy Amusement Park & Waterpark ©
Quassy Amusement Park & Waterpark
Kent Falls State Park ©
Kent Falls State Park

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Greenwich

Greenwich ©
Greenwich is a town in Fairfield County, Connecticut, United States. Start off your visit on the 19th (Tue): meet the residents at The Maritime Aquarium at Norwalk and then get in on the family fun at Rye Playland.

For maps, ratings, photos, and tourist information, use the Greenwich trip itinerary planner.

Getting from Litchfield to Greenwich by car takes about 1.5 hours. In September, daily temperatures in Greenwich can reach 27°C, while at night they dip to 16°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Wethersfield.

Things to do in Greenwich

Theme Parks Zoos & Aquariums Parks

Side Trips

Playland Park, The Maritime Aquarium
Highlights from your plan
Playland Park ©
Playland Park

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Wethersfield

Wethersfield ©
Wethersfield is a town in Hartford County, Connecticut, United States. Kick off your visit on the 20th (Wed): relax in the rural setting at Lyman Orchards, examine the collection at Dinosaur State Park, and then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Case Mountain.

To see other places to visit, maps, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Wethersfield trip builder.

Drive from Greenwich to Wethersfield in 1.5 hours. In September in Wethersfield, expect temperatures between 28°C during the day and 16°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Wed) so you can travel to Hartford.

Things to do in Wethersfield

Nature Parks Shopping

Side Trips

Lyman Orchards, Dinosaur State Park & Museum, Case Mountain
Highlights from your plan
Case Mountain ©
Case Mountain
Dinosaur State Park & Museum ©
Dinosaur State Park & Museum
Lyman Orchards ©
Lyman Orchards

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Hartford

Hartford ©
Hartford is the capital of the U.S. On the 21st (Thu), examine the collection at Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame, admire the masterpieces at Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art, and then find something for the whole family at Lake Compounce. On the 22nd (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: pause for some photo ops at Dr. Seuss National Memorial Sculpture Garden, tour the pleasant surroundings at Stanley park, and then find something for the whole family at Six Flags New England.

To see where to stay, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Hartford custom trip planner.

Hartford is just a stone's throw from Wethersfield. In September, plan for daily highs up to 29°C, and evening lows to 16°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Fri) early enough to go by car to Mystic.

Things to do in Hartford

Theme Parks Museums Parks

Side Trips

Springfield, Six Flags New England, Lake Compounce, Stanley park
Highlights from your plan
Lake Compounce ©
Lake Compounce
Stanley park ©
Stanley park
Six Flags New England ©
Six Flags New England

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Mystic

Mystic ©
A historical leading seaport, Mystic has maintained a strong respect for the past.
On the 23rd (Sat), enjoy the sand and surf at Hammonasset Beach State Park and then enjoy the sand and surf at Misquamicut State Beach. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 24th (Sun): see the interesting displays at Mystic Seaport, admire nature's wide array of creatures at Mystic Aquarium, and then snap pictures at Mystic River Bascule Bridge.

For reviews, more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, read our Mystic trip itinerary builder.

Drive from Hartford to Mystic in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train; or take a train. In September, daily temperatures in Mystic can reach 26°C, while at night they dip to 16°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Sun) so you can go by car to Newport.

Things to do in Mystic

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Hammonasset Beach State Park, Misquamicut State Beach
Highlights from your plan
Hammonasset Beach State Park ©
Hammonasset Beach State Park
Mystic Aquarium ©
Mystic Aquarium
Mystic Seaport Museum ©
Mystic Seaport Museum

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Newport

Newport ©
With coastline on the west, south, and east, Newport is a maritime city with a rich history.
On the 25th (Mon), tour the pleasant surroundings at Salty Brine State Beach and then kick back and relax at Narragansett Beach. On the next day, appreciate the extensive heritage of Cliff Walk, examine the collection at The Breakers, and then get to know the fascinating history of Ocean Drive Historic District.

To see reviews, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, read Newport travel planner.

Traveling by car from Mystic to Newport takes an hour. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus. In September, daily temperatures in Newport can reach 26°C, while at night they dip to 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Providence.

Things to do in Newport

Outdoors Parks Beaches

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Narragansett
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The Breakers ©
The Breakers
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Ocean Drive Historic District
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Narragansett Beach

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Providence

Providence ©
Providence has undergone a major upgrade in recent years, transforming from a rough-around-the-edges industrial city into an epicenter of culture.
Kick off your visit on the 27th (Wed): admire nature's wide array of creatures at Southwick's Zoo and then have fun at Gillette Stadium. On the next day, admire nature's wide array of creatures at Roger Williams Park Zoo and then immerse yourself in nature at Colt State Park.

To see where to stay, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Providence sightseeing planner.

Traveling by car from Newport to Providence takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In September, daily temperatures in Providence can reach 28°C, while at night they dip to 16°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Concord.

Things to do in Providence

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Southwick's Zoo, Colt State Park, Gillette Stadium
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Southwick's Zoo
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Colt State Park
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Roger Williams Park Zoo

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Concord

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Concord is a town in Middlesex County, Massachusetts, in the United States. On the 29th (Fri), snap pictures at North Bridge, then steep yourself in history at Louisa May Alcott's Orchard House, and then find something for the whole family at Canobie Lake Park. On your second day here, see the interesting displays at Concord Museum, have some family-friendly fun at Kimball Farm, and then have some family-friendly fun at Davis Mega Maze.

For where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Concord sightseeing planner.

Traveling by car from Providence to Concord takes 1.5 hours. Expect slightly colder evenings in Concord when traveling from Providence in September, with lows around 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 1st (Sun) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Concord

Historic Sites Fun & Games Theme Parks

Side Trips

Davis Farmland, Canobie Lake Park, Kimball Farm
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North Bridge ©
North Bridge
Louisa May Alcott's Orchard House ©
Louisa May Alcott's Orchard House
Canobie Lake Park ©
Canobie Lake Park

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