60 days in South of Boston Itinerary

60 days in South of Boston Itinerary

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60 days in South of Boston Itinerary

Start: Boston
train:  1​h
1
Plymouth
— 15 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
2
New Bedford
— 15 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
3
Attleboro
— 15 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
4
Hull
— 14 nights
Drive:  30​min
End: Boston

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.
Get a sense of the local culture at Plimoth Plantation and Mayflower II. You'll explore and learn at Jenney Museum and Blake Planetarium. Change things up with these side-trips from Plymouth: F. Gilbert Hills State forest (in Foxborough), Onset (Shell Point Beach & Congregation Beth Israel) and Seekonk (Seekonk Public Library, Historic Jacob Hill Farm, & more). Pack the 6th (Fri) with family-friendly diversions at Edaville Family Theme Park. There's much more to do: pause for some photo ops at Plymouth Rock, take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports, look for all kinds of wild species at Holmes Reservation, and admire the majestic nature at National Monument to the Forefathers.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Plymouth trip planning tool .

Boston to Plymouth is an approximately 1-hour car ride. You can also take a bus; or take a train. In September, plan for daily highs up to 75°F, and evening lows to 55°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Mon) so you can travel to New Bedford.

Things to do in Plymouth

Parks Outdoors Historic Sites

Side Trips

Marshfield, Duxbury, Seekonk, Carver, Onset
Highlights from your plan
Jenney Museum ©
Jenney Museum
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. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like New Bedford Whaling Museum and Mattapoisett Harbor. You'll explore and learn at Lizzie Borden House and New Bedford Fire Museum. Explore New Bedford's surroundings by going to Horse Neck Beach State Reservation (in Westport) and Fall River (Fall River Historical Society, Oak Grove Cemetery, & more). There's still lots to do: examine the collection at Battleship Cove, look for all kinds of wild species at Allens Pond Wildlife Sanctuary, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Anthony of Padua Church, and delve into the lush surroundings at Parsons Reserve.

For traveler tips, reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the New Bedford travel route planner.

Traveling by car from Plymouth to New Bedford takes an hour. In September, daytime highs in New Bedford are 75°F, while nighttime lows are 54°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 1st (Tue) so you can travel to Attleboro.

Things to do in New Bedford

Parks Museums Historic Sites

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. Get a sense of the local culture at National Shrine of our Lady of La Salette and Attleboro Arts Museum. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Attleboro: Simcock Farm (in Swansea), Raynham Flea Market (in Raynham) and Massasoit State Park (in Taunton). And it doesn't end there: identify plant and animal life at Winslow Farm Animal Sanctuary, play a few rounds at TPC Boston, take an in-depth tour of Old Colony History Museum, and don't miss a visit to Wheaton College.

For reviews, ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Attleboro trip planner.

You can drive from New Bedford to Attleboro in an hour. October in Attleboro sees daily highs of 63°F and lows of 44°F at night. You will leave for Hull on the 16th (Wed).

Things to do in Attleboro

Parks Outdoors Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

Taunton, Norton, North Attleboro, Mansfield, Raynham Flea Market
Highlights from your plan
Winslow Farm Animal Sanctuary ©
Winslow Farm Animal Sanctuary
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. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Scituate Lighthouse and Hull Lifesaving Museum. Get some historical perspective at Old Ship Church and Fort Revere Park. Venture out of the city with trips to North Easton (Unity Church North Easton, Natural Resources Trust of Easton, & more), Brockton (Westgate Lanes, Fuller Craft Museum, & more) and Scituate (Cole Parkway, Peggoty, & more). There's still lots to do: identify plant and animal life at World's End, don't miss a visit to Hull Artist Studio Connection, browse the collection at Hingham Public Library, and explore and take pictures at Weir River Farm.

To find other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Hull itinerary planner .

You can drive from Attleboro to Hull in 1.5 hours. Plan for somewhat warmer nights when traveling from Attleboro in October since evenings lows in Hull dip to 50°F. On the 30th (Wed), you'll travel back home.

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