60 days in South of Boston Itinerary

60 days in South of Boston Itinerary

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Route & dates

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Plymouth
— 15 nights
2
New Bedford
— 15 nights
3
Attleboro
— 15 nights
4
Hull
— 14 nights

15
nights
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.
You'll explore and learn at Plimoth Plantation and Richard Sparrow House. Do some cultural sightseeing at Plymouth Rock and National Monument to the Forefathers. Get out of town with these interesting Plymouth side-trips: Onset (Shell Point Beach & Congregation Beth Israel), F. Gilbert Hills State forest (in Foxborough) and Seekonk (Seekonk Public Library, Historic Jacob Hill Farm, &more). Pack the 6th (Fri) with family-friendly diversions at Edaville Family Theme Park. And it doesn't end there: explore the different monuments and memorials at Burial Hill, browse the collection at Mayflower Society House and Library, take an in-depth tour of The Jenney, and steep yourself in history at Jabez Howland House.

To find ratings, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Plymouth trip planner.

Boston to Plymouth is an approximately 1-hour car ride. You can also take a bus; or take a train. In September, daily temperatures in Plymouth can reach °F, while at night they dip to °F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Mon) so you can go by car to New Bedford.

Things to do in Plymouth

Parks Outdoors Historic Sites

Side Trips

Duxbury, Marshfield, Seekonk, Onset, Plympton
Highlights from your plan
Burial Hill ©
Burial Hill
Plimoth Plantation ©
Plimoth Plantation
Plymouth Rock ©
Plymouth Rock

15
nights
New Bedford

New Bedford ©
New Bedford is a city in Bristol County, Massachusetts, United States. You'll explore and learn at New Bedford Whaling Museum and Lizzie Borden House. Your inner history buff will appreciate Seamen's Bethel and St. Anthony of Padua Church. Get out of town with these interesting New Bedford side-trips: Horse Neck Beach State Reservation (in Westport) and Charles Braga, Jr. Bridge (in Fall River). Next up on the itinerary: examine the collection at Richard C. Wheeler Bay Learning Center, view the masterpieces at Arthur Moniz Art Gallery, explore the wealth of natural beauty at New Bedford Whaling National Historical Park, and get engrossed in the history at Museum of Madeirian Heritage.

For reviews, where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, read New Bedford road trip planning site.

You can drive from Plymouth to New Bedford in an hour. September in New Bedford sees daily highs of °F and lows of °F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Tue) early enough to travel to Attleboro.

Things to do in New Bedford

Parks Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

Fall River, Dartmouth, Westport, Mattapoisett, Fairhaven
Highlights from your plan
New Bedford Whaling Museum ©
New Bedford Whaling Museum
Lizzie Borden House ©
Lizzie Borden House
Battleship Cove ©
Battleship Cove

15
nights
Attleboro

Attleboro ©
Attleboro is a city in Bristol County, Massachusetts, United States. Attleboro Arts Museum and Old Colony History Museum will appeal to museum buffs. Venture out of the city with trips to Raynham Flea Market (in Raynham), Massasoit State Park (in Taunton) and Simcock Farm (in Swansea). There's lots more to do: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at National Shrine of our Lady of La Salette, learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at North Attleboro World War I Memorial Park, tee off at TPC Boston, and sample the tasty concoctions at Bog Iron Brewing.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Attleboro journey planner.

You can drive from New Bedford to Attleboro in an hour. In October, plan for daily highs up to °F, and evening lows to °F. You will leave for Hull on the 16th (Wed).

Things to do in Attleboro

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Wildlife

Side Trips

Taunton, Norton, North Attleboro, Mansfield, Raynham Flea Market
Highlights from your plan
Winslow Farm Animal Sanctuary ©
Winslow Farm Animal Sanctuary
National Shrine of our Lady of La Salette ©
Attleboro Arts Museum ©
Attleboro Arts Museum

14
nights
Hull

Hull ©
Hull is a town in Plymouth County, Massachusetts, United States, located on a peninsula at the southern edge of Boston Harbor. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Hull Artists - Gallery Nantasket and Fuller Craft Museum. You'll explore and learn at Hull Lifesaving Museum and The Children's Museum in Easton. Venture out of the city with trips to Scituate (Cole Parkway, Peggoty, &more), North Easton (Unity Church North Easton & Natural Resources Trust of Easton) and Brockton (Westgate Lanes, Rocky Marciano Statue at Champions Park, &more). The adventure continues: tour the pleasant surroundings at Nantasket Beach, head off the coast to Bumpkin Island, identify plant and animal life at Whitney and Thayer Woods, and get in on the family fun at Paragon Carousel and Museum.

To find ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Hull trip planning tool.

You can drive from Attleboro to Hull in 1.5 hours. Expect somewhat warmer evenings in Hull when traveling from Attleboro in October, with lows around °F. You'll set off for home on the 30th (Wed).

Things to do in Hull

Parks Wildlife Outdoors

Side Trips

Scituate, Hingham, Brockton, North Easton, Norwell
Highlights from your plan
World's End ©
World's End
Fuller Craft Museum ©
Fuller Craft Museum
Scituate Lighthouse ©
Scituate Lighthouse