7 days in New England Itinerary

7 days in New England Itinerary

Created using Inspirock New England travel route maker
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Boston
— 2 nights
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Ogunquit
— 1 night
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Newport
— 1 night
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Sandwich
— 2 nights
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Boston — 2 nights

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.
Boston is known for museums, historic sites, and parks. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: explore the world behind art at Museum of Fine Arts, stroll the grounds of Mount Auburn Cemetery, admire the natural beauty at Boston Public Garden, and browse the collection at John F. Kennedy Presidential Museum & Library.

For more things to do, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Boston day trip planning website.

Houston to Boston is an approximately 6-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus and subway. The time zone difference when traveling from Houston to Boston is 1 hour. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from Houston in May: high temperatures in Boston hover around 67°F and lows are around 50°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Thu) so you can drive to Ogunquit.
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Ogunquit — 1 night

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.
On the 27th (Fri), get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports, enjoy the sea views from Nubble Lighthouse, and then appreciate the extensive heritage of Marginal Way Walkway.

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Getting from Boston to Ogunquit by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Plan for little chillier nights when traveling from Boston in May since evenings lows in Ogunquit dip to 43°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Fri) so you can go by car to Newport.
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Newport — 1 night

With coastline on the west, south, and east, Newport is a maritime city with a rich history.
Start off your visit on the 28th (Sat): tour the pleasant surroundings at Fort Adams State Park, then see the interesting displays at The Breakers, and then don't miss a visit to Cliff Walk.

For other places to visit, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Newport trip planning tool.

Traveling by car from Ogunquit to Newport takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Ogunquit in May, plan for a bit warmer nights in Newport, with lows around 49°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Sat) so you can go by car to Sandwich.
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Sandwich — 2 nights

Sandwich is a town in Barnstable County, Massachusetts, United States. On the 29th (Sun), get engrossed in the history at Mayflower II, then appreciate the history behind Plymouth Rock, then take an in-depth tour of Plimoth Pawtuxet, and finally engage your brain at Sandwich Glass Museum. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 30th (Mon): see the interesting displays at Heritage Museums & Gardens, then contemplate the waterfront views at Cape Cod Canal, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Shining Sea Bikeway, and finally take in nature's colorful creations at Spohr Gardens.

To find more things to do, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, read our Sandwich trip itinerary builder tool.

Getting from Newport to Sandwich by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. In May in Sandwich, expect temperatures between 65°F during the day and 47°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Mon) to allow enough time to fly back home.
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