6 days in Rhode Island Itinerary

6 days in Rhode Island Itinerary

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6 days in Rhode Island Itinerary

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

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 21st (Wed): explore and take pictures at Abrams Animal Farm.

To see ratings, maps, photos, and tourist information, refer to the New Shoreham online sightseeing planner .

Philadelphia to New Shoreham is an approximately 7-hour combination of flight, bus, and ferry. You can also do a combination of train and ferry; or do a combination of train, flight, bus, and ferry. Expect a bit cooler weather when traveling from Philadelphia in August: highs in New Shoreham hover around 77°F, while lows dip to 65°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Thu) early enough to drive to Newport.

Things to do in New Shoreham

Trails Outdoors Parks

Side Trip

Abrams Animal Farm
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Mohegan Bluffs ©
Mohegan Bluffs
South East Lighthouse ©
South East Lighthouse
Clayhead Salon & Spa ©
Clayhead Salon & Spa

4
nights
Newport

Newport ©
With coastline on the west, south, and east, Newport is a maritime city with a rich history.
Take a break from the city and head to Ocean Drive Historic District and Cliff Walk. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Newport: Misquamicut State Beach (in Misquamicut) and WaterFire Providence (in Providence). Next up on the itinerary: examine the collection at The Breakers, enjoy the sea views from Beavertail Lighthouse and Park, enjoy the sand and surf at Narragansett Beach, and get a taste of the local shopping with Thames Glass.

For more things to do, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Newport road trip planner.

You can drive from New Shoreham to Newport in 2 hours. In August in Newport, expect temperatures between 79°F during the day and 63°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Newport

Outdoors Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

WaterFire, Misquamicut State Beach, Narragansett Beach, Beavertail Lighthouse and Park
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Ocean Drive Historic District ©
Ocean Drive Historic District
The Breakers ©
The Breakers
The Elms ©
The Elms

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