7 days in Rochester & Newport Itinerary

7 days in Rochester & Newport Itinerary

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7 days in Rochester & Newport Itinerary

Start: Washington DC
+2
Fly + foot + bus:  6​h 15​min
1
Rochester
— 2 nights
+2
bus + Fly + bus:  9​h 45​min
2
Newport
— 3 nights
End: Newport

2
nights
Rochester

Rochester ©
Rochester is a city in the U.S. Kick off your visit on the 6th (Thu): explore the striking landscape at Barn Bluff. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 7th (Fri): make a trip to Basilica of St. Stanislaus Kostka, then take a memorable drive along Garvin Heights, and then contemplate the waterfront views at Root River.

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Washington DC to Rochester is an approximately 6.5-hour combination of flight and bus. You can also fly; or drive. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time to Central Standard Time, which is usually a -1 hour difference. Traveling from Washington DC in June, things will get a bit cooler in Rochester: highs are around 77°F and lows about 59°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Newport.

Things to do in Rochester

Parks Nature Scenic Drive

Side Trips

Winona, Root River, Niagara Cave, Forestville/Mystery Cave State Park, Barn Bluff
Highlights from your plan
Garvin Heights ©
Garvin Heights
Niagara Cave ©
Niagara Cave
Forestville/Mystery Cave State Park ©

3
nights
Newport

Newport ©
A town that survives on the sea, Newport's population of just over 10,000 supports a healthy commercial fishing industry.
Step out of the city life by going to Cape Foulweather and Beverly Beach State Park. Discover out-of-the-way places like Seal Rock State Wayside and Sand Master Park. Venture out of the city with trips to Yachats (Thor's Well, Smelt Sands State Park, & more), Florence (Darlingtonia State Natural Site & Hobbit Trail) and Drift Creek Falls Trail (in Otis). And it doesn't end there: admire the majestic nature at South Beach State Park, stop by Ainslee's Salt Water Taffy, stroll through Cape Kiwanda State Natural Area, and get engrossed in the history at Prehistoric.

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Traveling by combination of bus and flight from Rochester to Newport takes 10 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. You'll gain 2 hours traveling from Rochester to Newport due to the time zone difference. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from Rochester in June; daily highs in Newport reach 61°F and lows reach 48°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Wed) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Newport

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Yachats, Florence, Cape Kiwanda State Natural Area, Ainslee's Salt Water Taffy, Drift Creek Falls Trail
Highlights from your plan
Darlingtonia State Natural Site ©
Darlingtonia State Natural Site
Sand Master Park ©
Sand Master Park
South Beach State Park ©
South Beach State Park

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