7 days in New England Itinerary

7 days in New England Itinerary

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7 days in New England Itinerary

Start: Kansas City
Fly:  9​h 45​min
1
Bar Harbor, Mount Desert Island
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h
2
Ogunquit
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h
3
Provincetown
— 2 nights
Fly:  7​h 45​min
End: Kansas City

1
night
Bar Harbor, Mount Desert Island

Bar Harbor ©
Bar Harbor is a town on Mount Desert Island in Hancock County, Maine, United States. On the 29th (Sun), admire all the interesting features of Park Loop Road, make a trip to Land Bridge to Bar Island, and then look for all kinds of wild species at Shore Path. On the 30th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: enjoy the sand and surf at Sand Beach, then let little ones run wild at Charlotte Rhoades Garden and Butterfly Park, and then contemplate the waterfront views at Jordan Pond Path Trailhead.

For photos, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Bar Harbor online attractions planner .

Kansas City to Bar Harbor is an approximately 10-hour combination of bus and flight. You can also do a combination of bus, flight, and car; or drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Kansas City to Bar Harbor. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from Kansas City in September: high temperatures in Bar Harbor hover around 70°F and lows are around 52°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 30th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Ogunquit.

Things to do in Bar Harbor

Parks Outdoors Wildlife

Side Trips

Acadia National Park, Charlotte Rhoades Garden and Butterfly Park
Highlights from your plan
Shore Path ©
Shore Path
Sand Beach ©
Sand Beach
Park Loop Road ©
Park Loop Road

2
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.
Start off your visit on the 1st (Tue): pause for some serene contemplation at St. Ann's Episcopal Church, kick back and relax at Wells Beach, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Ogunquit Beach. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: get to know the fascinating history of Marginal Way Walkway, enjoy the sand and surf at Long Sands Beach, and then enjoy the sea views from Cape Neddick Nubble Lighthouse.

To see reviews, ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Ogunquit road trip planner .

You can drive from Bar Harbor to Ogunquit in 4 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight and bus; or do a combination of car, flight, and bus. In September, plan for daily highs up to 74°F, and evening lows to 48°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Wed) so you can drive to Provincetown.

Things to do in Ogunquit

Beaches Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Wells Beach, Long Sands Beach, Cape Neddick Nubble Lighthouse, St. Ann's Episcopal Church
Highlights from your plan
St. Ann's Episcopal Church ©
St. Ann's Episcopal Church
Long Sands Beach ©
Long Sands Beach
Marginal Way Walkway ©
Marginal Way Walkway

2
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.
On the 3rd (Thu), get up close to creatures of the deep with a dolphin and whale watching tour and then kick back and relax at Race Point Beach. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 4th (Fri): enjoy the sand and surf at Long Point and then kick back and relax at Herring Cove Beach.

To find photos, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, use the Provincetown trip planner .

You can drive from Ogunquit to Provincetown in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and ferry; or take a bus. Expect somewhat warmer evenings in Provincetown when traveling from Ogunquit in October, with lows around 49°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Provincetown

Outdoors Beaches Parks
Highlights from your plan
Race Point Beach ©
Race Point Beach
Long Point ©
Long Point
Dolphin & Whale Watching

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