8 days in Greater Boston & Hingham Itinerary

8 days in Greater Boston & Hingham Itinerary

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8 days in Greater Boston & Hingham Itinerary

Start: Springfield
Fly:  7​h 45​min
1
Boston
— 4 nights
Drive:  45​min
2
Hingham
— 3 nights
Drive + Fly:  7​h 15​min
End: Springfield

4
nights
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.
Boston is known for historic sites, museums, parks, shopping, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the masterpieces at Museum of Fine Arts, stroll around Boston Common, traverse land and water with a duck tour, and get to know the fascinating history of Freedom Trail.

To see ratings, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Boston trip itinerary planner.

Springfield to Boston is an approximately 8-hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. The time zone difference moving from Central Standard Time (CST) to Eastern Standard Time (EST) is 1 hour. In August, daily temperatures in Boston can reach 81°F, while at night they dip to 65°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Thu) so you can go by car to Hingham.

Things to do in Boston

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trip

Harvard University
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Museum of Fine Arts ©
Museum of Fine Arts
Boston Public Garden ©
Boston Public Garden
Freedom Trail ©
Freedom Trail

3
nights
Hingham

Hingham ©
Hingham is a town in metropolitan Greater Boston on the South Shore of the U.S. Wompatuck State Park has been added to your itinerary. And it doesn't end there: experience rural life at Weir River Farm, identify plant and animal life at Norris Reservation, browse the collection at Hingham Public Library, and buy something for everyone on your list at The Hanover Mall.

To find reviews, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Hingham trip builder site .

Traveling by car from Boston to Hingham takes an hour. In August, plan for daily highs up to 81°F, and evening lows to 65°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Sun) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Hingham

Parks Wildlife Outdoors

Side Trips

Norris Reservation, The Hanover Mall
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Wompatuck State Park ©
Wompatuck State Park
Weir River Farm ©
Weir River Farm
Whitney and Thayer Woods ©
Whitney and Thayer Woods

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