8 days in New England Itinerary

8 days in New England Itinerary

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8 days in New England Itinerary

Start: New York City
Drive:  5​h 15​min
1
Orleans
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
2
Falmouth
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
3
Boston
— 2 nights
+2
bus + Fly + bus:  3​h
End: New York City

2
nights
Orleans

Orleans ©
Orleans is a town in Barnstable County, Massachusetts, which is co-extensive with Cape Cod. On the 23rd (Sun), stroll through Nauset Beach. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 24th (Mon): get engrossed in the history at Salt Pond Visitor Center and then kick back and relax at Cape Cod National Seashore.

For maps, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Orleans attractions planner .

New York City to Orleans is an approximately 5-hour car ride. You can also fly. Traveling from New York City in June, things will get a bit cooler in Orleans: highs are around 72°F and lows about 57°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Falmouth.

Things to do in Orleans

Outdoors Beaches Parks

Side Trips

Eastham, Marconi Beach, Cape Cod National Seashore
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Cape Cod National Seashore ©
Cape Cod National Seashore
Nauset Beach ©
Nauset Beach
Marconi Beach ©
Marconi Beach

3
nights
Falmouth

Falmouth ©
Falmouth is a town in Barnstable County, Massachusetts, United States; Barnstable County is coextensive with Cape Cod. You'll enjoy a bit of beach vacationing at Race Point Beach and Herring Cove Beach. Kids will enjoy Long Point and Sandwich Glass Museum. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Falmouth: Craigville Beach (in Centerville), Corporation Beach (in Dennis) and Cape Cod Canal (in Buzzards Bay). There's more to do: tour the pleasant surroundings at Old Silver Beach.

To see other places to visit, photos, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Falmouth tour itinerary app .

Drive from Orleans to Falmouth in 1.5 hours. June in Falmouth sees daily highs of 73°F and lows of 55°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Fri) so you can drive to Boston.

Things to do in Falmouth

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Provincetown, Corporation Beach, Cape Cod Canal, Sandwich Glass Museum, Craigville Beach
Highlights from your plan
Race Point Beach ©
Race Point Beach
Herring Cove Beach ©
Herring Cove Beach
Long Point ©
Long Point

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.
Kick off your visit on the 29th (Sat): shop like a local with Faneuil Hall Marketplace, then explore the world behind art at Museum of Fine Arts, and then admire all the interesting features of Fenway Park. On the 30th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: get to know the fascinating history of Freedom Trail, then engage your brain at Museum of Science, and then take in nature's colorful creations at Boston Public Garden.

To find other places to visit, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Boston online tour planner .

Drive from Falmouth to Boston in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. June in Boston sees daily highs of 76°F and lows of 60°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 30th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Boston

Museums Childrens Museums Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Fenway Park ©
Fenway Park
Museum of Fine Arts ©
Museum of Fine Arts
Boston Public Garden ©
Boston Public Garden

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