60 days in New England Itinerary

60 days in New England Itinerary

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60 days in New England Itinerary

Start: Boston
1
Boston
— 8 nights
Drive:  2 h 15 min
2
Lincoln
— 7 nights
Drive:  3 h 30 min
3
Boothbay
— 7 nights
Drive:  1 h 45 min
4
Ogunquit
— 6 nights
Drive:  4 h
5
Bar Harbor, Mount Desert Island
— 7 nights
Fly:  5 h 30 min
6
Nantucket
— 6 nights
Drive:  3 h 15 min
7
Provincetown
— 6 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
8
Sandwich
— 5 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
9
Newport
— 7 nights
Bus:  1 h 45 min
End: Boston

8
nights
Boston

Boston ©
Rich in museums, restaurants, shops, and historical sites, Boston attracts over 16 million visitors each year. New England's largest and most influential city, Boston ranks among the world's major centers of education and culture.
Change things up with these side-trips from Boston: Corporation Beach (in Dennis), Dolphin & Whale Watching (in Gloucester) and Salem (Peabody Essex Museum, Salem Witch Museum, &more). Next up on the itinerary: admire the masterpieces at Museum of Fine Arts, walk around Boston Public Garden, buy something for everyone on your list at Faneuil Hall Marketplace, and observe the fascinating underwater world at New England Aquarium.

For where to stay, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Boston trip maker tool .

The Route module can give you travel options from your home to Boston. In June in Boston, expect temperatures between 76°F during the day and 60°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Mon) so you can go by car to Lincoln.

Things to do in Boston

Museums Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Salem, Cranberry Valley Golf Course, Captain Bangs Hallet House Museum, Corporation Beach, Nickerson State Park
Highlights from your plan
Museum of Fine Arts ©
Museum of Fine Arts
Boston Public Garden ©
Boston Public Garden
Dolphin & Whale Watching

7
nights
Lincoln

Lincoln ©
Stretching through the White Mountain National Forest, Lincoln welcomes hikers along the Appalachian Trail.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Lincoln: Dog Mountain Home of Stephen Huneck Gallery (in Saint Johnsbury), North Conway (Kancamagus Highway & Diana's Baths) and Lake Willoughby (in East Burke). There's much more to do: whizz through the canopy at categoryPhrases.alias.some_of_the_top_local_zipline_courses_and_adventure_parks, learn about winemaking at Seven Birches Winery, explore the striking landscape at Flume Gorge, and get curious at Montshire Museum of Science.

To see traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, use the Lincoln online trip itinerary builder .

Traveling by car from Boston to Lincoln takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Traveling from Boston in June, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit cooler in Lincoln, with lows of 51°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Boothbay.

Things to do in Lincoln

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Franconia, North Conway, Dog Mountain Home of Stephen Huneck Gallery, Beyond Obsession, Lake Willoughby
Highlights from your plan
West Rattlesnake Mountain ©
West Rattlesnake Mountain
Kancamagus Highway ©
Kancamagus Highway
Santa's Village ©
Santa's Village

7
nights
Boothbay

Boothbay ©
Boothbay is a town in Lincoln County, Maine, United States. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Boothbay: Todd Audubon Sanctuary at Hog Island (in Bremen), Bristol (The Swimming Hole At Bristol Dam & Pemaquid Point Lighthouse) and Reid State Park (in Georgetown). Next up on the itinerary: take in nature's colorful creations at Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens, admire the majestic nature at Camden Hills State Park, explore the world behind art at Farnsworth Art Museum, and learn about winemaking at Cellardoor Winery.

Inspirock's itinerary builder makes planning a Boothbay trip simple and quick.

Traveling by car from Lincoln to Boothbay takes 3.5 hours. In June, daily temperatures in Boothbay can reach 73°F, while at night they dip to 52°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Mon) so you can go by car to Ogunquit.

Things to do in Boothbay

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Camden, Boothbay Harbor, Bristol, Rockland, Todd Audubon Sanctuary at Hog Island
Highlights from your plan
Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens ©
Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens
Mount Battie ©
Mount Battie
Pemaquid Point Lighthouse ©
Pemaquid Point Lighthouse

6
nights
Ogunquit

Ogunquit ©
Ogunquit means "beautiful place by the sea" in the language of the Native Americans who inhabited the region long ago, and this remains an accurate description of this holiday destination today.
Venture out of the city with trips to Rusty Wallace Racing Experience (in Loudon), Portland Head Light (in Cape Elizabeth) and Wright Museum of WWII (in Wolfeboro). Next up on the itinerary: appreciate the extensive heritage of Marginal Way Walkway, stop by Old Port, enjoy the sand and surf at Ogunquit Beach, and enjoy the sea views from Nubble Lighthouse.

To see more things to do, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, read Ogunquit journey builder.

You can drive from Boothbay to Ogunquit in 2 hours. In July, daily temperatures in Ogunquit can reach 81°F, while at night they dip to 58°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Bar Harbor.

Things to do in Ogunquit

Parks Outdoors Historic Sites

Side Trips

Portland, Kennebunkport, Popham Beach State Park, Portland Head Light, Nubble Lighthouse
Highlights from your plan
Marginal Way Walkway ©
Marginal Way Walkway
Portland Head Light ©
Portland Head Light
Ogunquit Beach ©
Ogunquit Beach

7
nights
Bar Harbor, Mount Desert Island

Bar Harbor ©
Bar Harbor is a town on Mount Desert Island in Hancock County, Maine, United States. Explore Bar Harbor's surroundings by going to Winter Harbor (Schoodic Point & Whopaints Gallery), Bangor (Cole Land Transportation Museum & Mount Hope Garden Cemetery) and Chipman's Wharf (in Milbridge). There's lots more to do: get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Cadillac Mountain, hike along Gorham Mountain Trail, and look for all kinds of wild species at Shore Path.

To find where to stay, more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Bar Harbor day trip site .

Traveling by car from Ogunquit to Bar Harbor takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or take a bus. While traveling from Ogunquit, expect little chillier days and about the same nights in Bar Harbor, ranging from highs of 75°F to lows of 58°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Sun) so you can travel to Nantucket.

Things to do in Bar Harbor

Parks Outdoors Trails

Side Trips

Acadia National Park, Winter Harbor, Bangor, Indian Point Blagden Preserve, Chipman's Wharf
Highlights from your plan
Schoodic Point ©
Schoodic Point
Boat Tours & Water Sports
Cadillac Mountain ©
Cadillac Mountain

6
nights
Nantucket

Nantucket ©
Nantucket is an island about 30mi by ferry south from Cape Cod, in the American state of Massachusetts. Nantucket is known for museums, beaches, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: examine the collection at Whaling Museum, take an in-depth tour of Egan Maritime's Nantucket Shipwreck & Lifesaving Museum, cast your line with a fishing tour, and kick back and relax at Jetties Beach.

For ratings, maps, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Nantucket itinerary planner.

Traveling by flight from Bar Harbor to Nantucket takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight; or do a combination of car and ferry. Traveling from Bar Harbor in July, Nantucket is a bit warmer at night with lows of 64°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Sat) early enough to drive to Provincetown.

Things to do in Nantucket

Outdoors Parks Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Jetties Beach ©
Jetties Beach
Whaling Museum ©
Whaling Museum

6
nights
Provincetown

Provincetown ©
A small resort town with a year-round population of just 3,000, Provincetown draws nearly 60,000 annual visitors with its scenic beaches, art colonies, galleries, theaters, and shops.
Venture out of the city with trips to Orleans (Little Pleasant Bay & Nauset Beach), Chatham Railroad Museum (in Chatham) and Eastham (Coast Guard Beach, Nauset Light Beach, &more). Next up on the itinerary: appreciate the history behind Pilgrim Monument & Provincetown Museum, tour the pleasant surroundings at Cape Cod Provincelands Trail, don't miss a visit to Commercial Street, and enjoy the sand and surf at Herring Cove Beach.

To find photos, where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, read Provincetown online trip itinerary builder .

Getting from Nantucket to Provincetown by car takes about 3.5 hours. In July, plan for daily highs up to 79°F, and evening lows to 64°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Fri) to allow time to drive to Sandwich.

Things to do in Provincetown

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Eastham, Orleans, Chatham Railroad Museum, Truro Vineyards of Cape Cod, Marconi Beach
Highlights from your plan
Cape Cod National Seashore ©
Cape Cod National Seashore
Pilgrim Monument & Provincetown Museum ©
Race Point Beach ©
Race Point Beach

5
nights
Sandwich

Sandwich ©
Sandwich is a town in Barnstable County, Massachusetts, United States. Venture out of the city with trips to Oak Bluffs (Trinity Park Tabernacle & Farm Neck Golf Club), New Bedford Whaling Museum (in New Bedford) and Edgartown Lighthouse (in Edgartown). The adventure continues: see the interesting displays at Heritage Museums & Gardens, admire the masterpieces at Highfield Hall & Gardens, steep yourself in history at Plymouth Rock, and grab your bike and head to Shining Sea Bikeway.

To see where to stay, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Sandwich trip maker app .

You can drive from Provincetown to Sandwich in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In July, daytime highs in Sandwich are 80°F, while nighttime lows are 64°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Wed) so you can go by car to Newport.

Things to do in Sandwich

Museums Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Falmouth, Plymouth, Oak Bluffs, John F Kennedy Hyannis Museum, New Bedford Whaling Museum
Highlights from your plan
Heritage Museums & Gardens ©
Heritage Museums & Gardens
Sandwich Glass Museum ©
Sandwich Glass Museum
Plimoth Plantation ©
Plimoth Plantation

7
nights
Newport

Newport ©
With coastline on the west, south, and east, Newport is a maritime city with a rich history.
Change things up with these side-trips from Newport: Chatham Marconi Maritime Center (in North Chatham), Mystic (Mystic Seaport Museum & Mystic Aquarium) and Tantaquidgeon Museum (in Uncasville). There's still lots to do: examine the collection at The Breakers, look for all kinds of wild species at Monomoy National Wildlife Refuge, take a memorable drive along Ocean Drive Historic District, and contemplate the long history of Marble House.

For maps, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, use the Newport trip planner.

Getting from Sandwich to Newport by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. Expect a daytime high around 79°F in August, and nighttime lows around 63°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Wed) so you can catch the bus back home.

Things to do in Newport

Parks Historic Sites Outdoors

Side Trips

Chatham, Mystic, Lizzie Borden House, Foxwoods Resort Casino, Colt State Park
Highlights from your plan
The Breakers ©
The Breakers
Boat Tours & Water Sports
Ocean Drive Historic District ©
Ocean Drive Historic District

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