7 days in New England Itinerary

7 days in New England Itinerary

Created using Inspirock New England visit planner

Make it your trip
Fly to General Edward Lawrence Logan International Airport, Drive to Newport
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Newport
— 1 night
Drive
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Sandwich
— 1 night
Drive
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Ogunquit
— 1 night
Drive
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Boston
— 3 nights
Fly

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Newport

— 1 night

City by the Sea

With coastline on the west, south, and east, Newport is a maritime city with a rich history.
Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Mon): look for gifts at Thames Glass, then pause for some serene contemplation at St. Mary's Catholic Church, then examine the collection at The Breakers, and finally appreciate the extensive heritage of Cliff Walk.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Newport visit planner.

Fort Smith to Newport is an approximately 9-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. The time zone difference moving from Central Standard Time (CST) to Eastern Standard Time (EST) is 1 hour. Traveling from Fort Smith in August, things will get a bit cooler in Newport: highs are around 79°F and lows about 63°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 23rd (Mon) early enough to go by car to Sandwich.

Things to do in Newport

Museums · Historic Sites · Shopping · Trails

Sandwich

— 1 night
Sandwich is a town in Barnstable County, Massachusetts, United States. Kick off your visit on the 24th (Tue): examine the collection at Heritage Museums & Gardens, then get engrossed in the history at Plimoth Patuxet, then gain insight at Mayflower II, and finally appreciate the history behind Plymouth Rock.

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You can drive from Newport to Sandwich in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. Expect a daytime high around 78°F in August, and nighttime lows around 61°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Ogunquit.

Things to do in Sandwich

Museums · Historic Sites

Side Trip

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.
Start off your visit on the 25th (Wed): appreciate the extensive heritage of Marginal Way Walkway, then kick back and relax at Ogunquit Beach, then stop by Just Us Chickens Gallery, and finally visit a coastal fixture at Nubble Lighthouse.

To find where to stay, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Ogunquit trip builder.

You can drive from Sandwich to Ogunquit in 2.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or do a combination of bus, train, and taxi. Expect slightly colder evenings in Ogunquit when traveling from Sandwich in August, with lows around 54°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Boston.

Things to do in Ogunquit

Historic Sites · Outdoors · Beaches · Parks

Side Trips

Boston

— 3 nights

Beantown

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.
Museum of Fine Arts and Boston Tea Party Ships & Museum will appeal to museum buffs. Get a sense of the local culture at Freedom Trail and North End. The adventure continues: shop like a local with Faneuil Hall Marketplace, make a trip to Newbury Street, take an in-depth tour of John F. Kennedy Presidential Museum & Library, and admire the natural beauty at Boston Public Garden.

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Drive from Ogunquit to Boston in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and train; or take a bus. Traveling from Ogunquit in August, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit warmer in Boston, with lows of 65°F. On the 28th (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Boston

Museums · Neighborhoods · Shopping · Historic Sites