8 days in New England Itinerary

8 days in New England Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: New York City
Fly:  3 h
1
Boston
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
2
Ogunquit
— 1 night
Drive:  4 h
3
Bar Harbor, Mount Desert Island
— 1 night
Fly:  5 h 30 min
4
Provincetown
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h 45 min
5
Newport
— 1 night
Drive:  3 h 45 min
End: New York City

2
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, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in nature's colorful creations at Boston Public Garden, get to know the fascinating history of Freedom Trail, stop by North End, and take an in-depth tour of USS Constitution Museum.

For where to stay, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Boston trip planner.

New York City to Boston is an approximately 3.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. Expect slightly colder evenings in Boston when traveling from New York City in August, with lows around 65°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Ogunquit.

Things to do in Boston

Museums Historic Sites Parks
Highlights from your plan
Boston Public Garden ©
Boston Public Garden
Museum of Fine Arts ©
Museum of Fine Arts
Freedom Trail ©
Freedom Trail

1
night
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.
On the 27th (Thu), take in the dramatic natural features at Perkins Cove, thenappreciate the extensive heritage of Marginal Way Walkway, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Ogunquit Beach.

For more things to do, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Ogunquit trip maker tool.

Traveling by car from Boston to Ogunquit takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and taxi; or take a bus. Plan for a bit cooler nights when traveling from Boston in August since evenings lows in Ogunquit dip to 54°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Thu) so you can drive to Bar Harbor.

Things to do in Ogunquit

Parks Nature Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Marginal Way Walkway ©
Marginal Way Walkway
Ogunquit Beach ©
Ogunquit Beach
Perkins Cove ©
Perkins Cove

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 28th (Fri), see the interesting displays at The Seal Cove Auto Museum, thentake in the awesome beauty at Cadillac Mountain, and then take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports.

To find traveler tips, ratings, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Bar Harbor trip app.

Getting from Ogunquit to Bar Harbor by car takes about 4 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and flight; or do a combination of taxi, train, and bus. Traveling from Ogunquit in August, expect nights in Bar Harbor to be about the same, around 57°F, while days are slightly colder, around 75°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Fri) so you can travel to Provincetown.

Things to do in Bar Harbor

Nature Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Cadillac Mountain, The Seal Cove Auto Museum
Highlights from your plan
The Seal Cove Auto Museum ©
The Seal Cove Auto Museum
Boat Tours & Water Sports
Cadillac Mountain ©
Cadillac Mountain

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 29th (Sat), kick back and relax at Cape Cod National Seashore, browse the collection at Provincetown Library, and then take a leisurely stroll along MacMillan Wharf. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: pause for some photo ops at Pilgrim Monument & Provincetown Museum, thenenjoy the sand and surf at Race Point Beach, thenexplore the world behind art at Provincetown Art Association and Museum, and finally stroll through Herring Cove Beach.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, use the Provincetown trip itinerary maker website.

You can fly from Bar Harbor to Provincetown in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and ferry. In August, plan for daily highs up to 78°F, and evening lows to 62°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Newport.

Things to do in Provincetown

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trip

Cape Cod National Seashore
Highlights from your plan
Cape Cod National Seashore ©
Cape Cod National Seashore
Pilgrim Monument & Provincetown Museum ©
Pilgrim Monument & Provincetown Museum
Race Point Beach ©
Race Point Beach

1
night
Newport

Newport ©
With coastline on the west, south, and east, Newport is a maritime city with a rich history.
Start off your visit on the 31st (Mon): take a memorable tour with Tours, thenappreciate the extensive heritage of Cliff Walk, and then see the interesting displays at The Breakers.

To see traveler tips, maps, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Newport online trip itinerary maker.

Drive from Provincetown to Newport in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of ferry and bus. August in Newport sees daily highs of 79°F and lows of 63°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Mon) to allow time to drive back home.

Things to do in Newport

Outdoors Parks Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
The Breakers ©
The Breakers
Cliff Walk ©
Cliff Walk
Boat Tours & Water Sports

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