8 days in New England Itinerary

8 days in New England Itinerary

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Provincetown
— 1 day
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Sandwich
— 1 night
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Newport
— 1 night
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Ogunquit
— 1 night
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Boston
— 3 nights

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Provincetown

Birthplace of American Liberty

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 26th (Sat), see majestic marine mammals with a dolphin and whale watching tour, take a leisurely stroll along MacMillan Wharf, then get a new perspective on nature at Sea Space Marine Discovery Center, then pause for some photo ops at Pilgrim Monument & Provincetown Museum, and finally make a trip to Commercial Street.

For reviews, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Provincetown online day trip planner.

Pittsburgh to Provincetown is an approximately 6.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and ferry; or drive; or do a combination of train and ferry. Traveling from Pittsburgh in September, expect nights in Provincetown to be about the same, around 57°F, while days are slightly colder, around 71°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Sandwich.

Things to do in Provincetown

Wildlife · Tours · Museums · Outdoors
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Dolphin & Whale Watching
Pilgrim Monument & Provincetown Museum ©
Pilgrim Monument & Provincetown Museum
Commercial Street ©
Commercial Street

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Sandwich

Sandwich ©
Sandwich is a town in Barnstable County, Massachusetts, United States. On the 27th (Sun), engage your brain at Sandwich Glass Museum, examine the collection at Heritage Museums & Gardens, then steep yourself in history at Hoxie House, and finally stroll through Shining Sea Bikeway.

To see traveler tips, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Sandwich itinerary maker site.

Getting from Provincetown to Sandwich by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. In September, plan for daily highs up to 73°F, and evening lows to 55°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Sun) so you can drive to Newport.

Things to do in Sandwich

Museums · Trails · Outdoors · Parks

Side Trip

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Heritage Museums & Gardens ©
Heritage Museums & Gardens
Sandwich Glass Museum ©
Sandwich Glass Museum
Hoxie House ©
Hoxie House

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Newport

Newport ©

City by the Sea

With coastline on the west, south, and east, Newport is a maritime city with a rich history.
Start off your visit on the 28th (Mon): take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports, then get a tailor-made plan with Newport Helicopter Tours, then see the interesting displays at The Breakers, and finally appreciate the extensive heritage of Cliff Walk.

For traveler tips, more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Newport road trip website.

Traveling by car from Sandwich to Newport takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. In September, daily temperatures in Newport can reach 74°F, while at night they dip to 58°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Ogunquit.

Things to do in Newport

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

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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 29th (Tue), visit a coastal fixture at Nubble Lighthouse, explore the striking landscape at Perkins Cove, and then get to know the fascinating history of Marginal Way Walkway.

To find ratings, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Ogunquit route website.

Traveling by car from Newport to Ogunquit takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Newport in September, Ogunquit is a bit cooler at night with lows of 48°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 29th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Boston.

Things to do in Ogunquit

Historic Sites · Nature · Parks

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
Marginal Way Walkway ©
Marginal Way Walkway
Perkins Cove ©
Perkins Cove
Nubble Lighthouse ©
Nubble Lighthouse

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Boston

Boston ©

Beantown

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.
Step out of Boston with an excursion to Dolphin & Whale Watching in Gloucester--about 50 minutes away. And it doesn't end there: take in nature's colorful creations at Boston Public Garden, take a tour of Boston Tea Party Ships & Museum, explore the world behind art at Museum of Fine Arts, and get advice or help at John F. Kennedy Presidential Museum & Library.

For maps, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Boston visit planning tool.

Getting from Ogunquit to Boston by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of taxi and train; or take a bus. Traveling from Ogunquit in September, Boston is somewhat warmer at night with lows of 59°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Boston

Museums · Wildlife · Tours · Outdoors

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
Boston Public Garden ©
Boston Public Garden
Museum of Fine Arts ©
Museum of Fine Arts
Dolphin & Whale Watching

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