7 days in United States Itinerary

7 days in United States Itinerary

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Start: Boston
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Boston
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
2
New Bedford
— Few hours
Drive:  1 h
3
Yarmouth Port
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h
4
Salem
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h
5
Newburyport
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 30 min
6
Portland
— 1 night
End: Portland

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Boston

Boston ©
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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Sleepy Hollow Cemetery, Mount Auburn Cemetery and Boston Light. On the 21st (Wed), stroll the grounds of Mount Auburn Cemetery and then visit a coastal fixture at Boston Light. Keep things going the next day: get engrossed in the history at USS Constitution Museum, then contemplate the long history of Ralph Waldo Emerson House, then explore the different monuments and memorials at Sleepy Hollow Cemetery, and finally take an in-depth tour of The Robbins House.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Boston journey planner.

Use the Route module to find travel options from your starting location to Boston. October in Boston sees daily highs of 64°F and lows of 50°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Fri) to allow time to drive to New Bedford.

Things to do in Boston

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

Concord, Mount Auburn Cemetery
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Mount Auburn Cemetery ©
Mount Auburn Cemetery
Sleepy Hollow Cemetery ©
Sleepy Hollow Cemetery
Ralph Waldo Emerson House ©
Ralph Waldo Emerson House

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New Bedford

New Bedford ©
New Bedford is a city in Bristol County, Massachusetts, United States. You've now added New Bedford Whaling Museum to your itinerary. On the 23rd (Fri), take in the waterfront at Hurricane Barrier Harbor Walk and then see the interesting displays at New Bedford Whaling Museum.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, read our New Bedford trip maker tool.

Drive from Boston to New Bedford in 1.5 hours. Traveling from Boston in October, expect a bit cooler with lows of 45°F in New Bedford. On the 23rd (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Yarmouth Port.

Things to do in New Bedford

Museums
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New Bedford Whaling Museum ©
New Bedford Whaling Museum
Hurricane Barrier Harbor Walk ©
Hurricane Barrier Harbor Walk

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Yarmouth Port

Yarmouth Port ©
Yarmouth Port is a census-designated place (CDP) in the town of Yarmouth in Barnstable County, Massachusetts, United States. Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Bass Hole Boardwalk as well as Captain Bangs Hallet House Museum. Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Fri): get to know the fascinating history of Bass Hole Boardwalk and then steep yourself in history at Captain Bangs Hallet House Museum.

To see reviews, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, read Yarmouth Port day trip planner.

Drive from New Bedford to Yarmouth Port in an hour. Expect a daytime high around 64°F in October, and nighttime lows around 48°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 24th (Sat) to allow time for the car ride to Salem.

Things to do in Yarmouth Port

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

Coast Guard Heritage Museum
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Bass Hole Boardwalk ©
Bass Hole Boardwalk
Coast Guard Heritage Museum ©
Coast Guard Heritage Museum
Captain Bangs Hallet House Museum ©
Captain Bangs Hallet House Museum

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Salem

Salem ©
Best known for its 1692 witch trials, Salem has a number of significant historical sites, a bustling downtown, and many witch-themed attractions.
On the 24th (Sat), contemplate the long history of The House of the Seven Gables and then admire the landmark architecture of Narbonne House.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Salem trip itinerary maker tool.

Getting from Yarmouth Port to Salem by car takes about 2 hours. In October, daily temperatures in Salem can reach 64°F, while at night they dip to 45°F. You'll set off for Newburyport on the 25th (Sun).

Things to do in Salem

Historic Sites Museums
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The House of the Seven Gables ©
The House of the Seven Gables
Narbonne House ©
Narbonne House

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Newburyport

Newburyport ©
Newburyport is a small coastal city in Essex County, Massachusetts, United States, northeast of Boston. Kick off your visit on the 25th (Sun): don't miss a visit to The Pink House.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Newburyport attractions app.

You can drive from Salem to Newburyport in an hour. In October, daily temperatures in Newburyport can reach 64°F, while at night they dip to 46°F. You will leave for Portland on the 26th (Mon).
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The Pink House ©
The Pink House

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Portland

Portland ©
Maine's biggest and perhaps most vibrant city, Portland was established as a fishing village in 1633 and grew to become New England's largest port.
You've now added Casco Bay Islands to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 26th (Mon): head off the coast to Casco Bay Islands and then sample the tasty concoctions at Rising Tide Brewing Company.

For photos, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Portland trip builder tool.

You can drive from Newburyport to Portland in 1.5 hours. In October, daytime highs in Portland are 62°F, while nighttime lows are 43°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Tue) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Portland

Nature Parks Breweries & Distilleries
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Casco Bay Islands ©
Casco Bay Islands
Rising Tide Brewing Company ©
Rising Tide Brewing Company

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