6 days in Berkshires Itinerary

6 days in Berkshires Itinerary

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6 days in Berkshires Itinerary

Start: Newark
Drive:  3​h 45​min
1
North Adams
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
2
Great Barrington
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h 45​min
End: Newark

2
nights
North Adams

North Adams ©
North Adams is a city in Berkshire County, Massachusetts, United States. Appreciate the collections at Crane Museum of Papermaking and Williams College Museum of Art. Step out of the city life by going to Village Bike Rentals and Zipline. There's still lots to do: admire the masterpieces at The Clark Art Institute, stop by Sweet Brook Farm, and hike along Ashuwillticook Rail Trail.

To see traveler tips, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our North Adams trip builder website .

Newark to North Adams is an approximately 3.5-hour car ride. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from Newark in July, with highs in North Adams at 80°F and lows at 59°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Fri) so you can go by car to Great Barrington.

Things to do in North Adams

Outdoors Museums Wildlife

Side Trips

Williamstown, Adams, Crane Museum of Papermaking, Zipline
Highlights from your plan
MASS MoCA ©
MASS MoCA
Williams College Museum of Art ©
Williams College Museum of Art
Village Bike Rentals ©
Village Bike Rentals

3
nights
Great Barrington

Great Barrington ©
Great Barrington is a town in Berkshire County, Massachusetts, United States. Appreciate the collections at Bidwell House Museum and Norman Rockwell Museum. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Schantz Galleries and Pleasant Valley Sanctuary. Get out of town with these interesting Great Barrington side-trips: Pittsfield (Herman Melville's Arrowhead, Balderdash Cellars, & more), Balderdash Cellars (in Richmond) and Kennedy Park (in Lenox). And it doesn't end there: examine the collection at Frelinghuysen Morris House & Studio, view the masterpieces at Ozzie's Glass Gallery, steep yourself in history at The Mount, Edith Wharton's Home, and look for gifts at Williams & Sons Country Store.

To find maps, traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Great Barrington trip planner .

Traveling by car from North Adams to Great Barrington takes 1.5 hours. July in Great Barrington sees daily highs of 79°F and lows of 59°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Great Barrington

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trips

Lenox, Pittsfield, Stockbridge, Balderdash Cellars, Bidwell House Museum
Highlights from your plan
Norman Rockwell Museum ©
Norman Rockwell Museum
Bidwell House Museum ©
Bidwell House Museum
Schantz Galleries ©
Schantz Galleries

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