6 days in Nantucket & Newport Itinerary

6 days in Nantucket & Newport Itinerary

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Nantucket
— 1 night
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Newport
— 4 nights

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Nantucket

Nantucket ©
Nantucket is an island about 30mi by ferry south from Cape Cod, in the American state of Massachusetts. Start off your visit on the 28th (Sun): pause for some serene contemplation at St Paul's Episcopal Church and then brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Cisco Brewers. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: get engrossed in the history at Egan Maritime's Nantucket Shipwreck & Lifesaving Museum, then stroll through Oldest House (Jethro Coffin House) and Kitchen Garden, and then kick back and relax at Jetties Beach.

For where to stay, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Nantucket day trip site.

Newark to Nantucket is an approximately 3.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of train, bus, and ferry. Traveling from Newark in June, things will get slightly colder in Nantucket: highs are around 69°F and lows about 57°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 29th (Mon) early enough to travel to Newport.

Things to do in Nantucket

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Historic Sites
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Jetties Beach ©
Jetties Beach

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Newport

Newport ©

City by the Sea

With coastline on the west, south, and east, Newport is a maritime city with a rich history.
Explore Newport's surroundings by going to Plymouth (Plimoth Plantation, Mayflower II, &more), Shining Sea Bikeway (in Falmouth) and Sandwich (Heritage Museums & Gardens & Sandwich Glass Museum). There's still lots to do: get to know the fascinating history of Cliff Walk, tour the old-fashioned way with a train tour, examine the collection at The Breakers, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Mary's Catholic Church.

For maps, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Newport trip planner.

Traveling by combination of ferry and car from Nantucket to Newport takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and taxi; or do a combination of flight and taxi. In June in Newport, expect temperatures between 73°F during the day and 58°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Fri) to allow enough time to drive back home.

Things to do in Newport

Side Trips

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Heritage Museums & Gardens ©
Heritage Museums & Gardens
Cliff Walk ©
Cliff Walk
The Breakers ©
The Breakers

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