8 days in New York City & New England Itinerary

8 days in New York City & New England Itinerary

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New York City
— 2 nights
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Newtown
— 1 night
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Sandwich
— 1 night
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Plymouth
— 1 night
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Salem
— 1 night
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Boston
— 1 night

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New York City

New York City ©

Big Apple

Writer Pearl Buck once called New York City “a place apart,” and this giant urban center remains unlike any other in the world.
On the 12th (Sat), admire the landmark architecture of Rockefeller Center. On the next day, appreciate the history behind 9/11 Memorial and then take in the pleasant sights at Central Park.

To find ratings, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the New York City trip maker site.

Indianapolis to New York City is an approximately 5.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. Plan for somewhat warmer nights when traveling from Indianapolis in October since evenings lows in New York City dip to 57°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Newtown.

Things to do in New York City

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Central Park ©
Central Park
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Empire State Building ©
Empire State Building

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Newtown

Newtown ©
Newtown is a town in Fairfield County, Connecticut, United States. On the 15th (Tue), relax in the rural setting at Sticks and Stones Farm, then explore the engaging exhibits at EverWonder Children's Museum, and then experience rural life at Rowanwood Farm.

To see more things to do, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Newtown trip itinerary builder site.

Traveling by car from New York City to Newtown takes 2 hours. In October, Newtown is little chillier than New York City - with highs of 63°F and lows of 45°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Tue) so you can travel to Sandwich.

Things to do in Newtown

Childrens Museums · Museums
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EverWonder Children's Museum ©
EverWonder Children's Museum
Sticks and Stones Farm ©
Sticks and Stones Farm

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Sandwich

Sandwich ©
Sandwich is a town in Barnstable County, Massachusetts, United States. Start off your visit on the 16th (Wed): explore the engaging exhibits at Cape Cod Children's Museum, see the interesting displays at Heritage Museums & Gardens, then engage your brain at Sandwich Glass Museum, and finally explore the landscape on two wheels at Shining Sea Bikeway.

To see ratings, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, read Sandwich trip app.

Traveling by car from Newtown to Sandwich takes 3.5 hours. In October, daily temperatures in Sandwich can reach 64°F, while at night they dip to 46°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Wed) so you can drive to Plymouth.

Things to do in Sandwich

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Sandwich Glass Museum ©
Sandwich Glass Museum
Cape Cod Children's Museum ©
Cape Cod Children's Museum
Heritage Museums & Gardens ©
Heritage Museums & Gardens

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Plymouth

Plymouth ©

America's Hometown

Rightly calling itself "America's Hometown," Plymouth holds a prominent place in the nation's history and culture as the site of the first Puritan colony.
Kick off your visit on the 17th (Thu): take an in-depth tour of Plimoth Plantation, take in nature's colorful creations at Brewster Gardens, then make a trip to Plymouth Rock, and finally steep yourself in history at Mayflower II.

To see other places to visit, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, read Plymouth trip maker tool.

Plymouth is very close to Sandwich. In October, daily temperatures in Plymouth can reach 65°F, while at night they dip to 46°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Salem.

Things to do in Plymouth

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Plimoth Plantation ©
Plimoth Plantation
Brewster Gardens ©
Brewster Gardens
Plymouth Rock ©
Plymouth Rock

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Salem

Salem ©

Witch City

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 18th (Fri), admire the masterpieces at Peabody Essex Museum, steep yourself in history at The House of the Seven Gables, then steep yourself in history at Salem Maritime National Historic Site, and finally stroll through Pickering Wharf.

For photos, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Salem road trip planning tool.

Getting from Plymouth to Salem by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and train; or take a bus. In October, plan for daily highs up to 64°F, and evening lows to 45°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Fri) so you can drive to Boston.

Things to do in Salem

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks
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The House of the Seven Gables ©
The House of the Seven Gables
Peabody Essex Museum ©
Peabody Essex Museum
Salem Maritime National Historic Site ©
Salem Maritime National Historic Site

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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.
Start off your visit on the 19th (Sat): get engrossed in the history at John F. Kennedy Presidential Museum & Library, admire the masterpieces at Museum of Fine Arts, and then take in nature's colorful creations at Boston Public Garden.

Plan a Boston trip in moments using our itinerary builder.

Drive from Salem to Boston in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In October, daily temperatures in Boston can reach 64°F, while at night they dip to 50°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Boston

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Museum of Fine Arts ©
Museum of Fine Arts
Boston Public Garden ©
Boston Public Garden
John F. Kennedy Presidential Museum & Library ©

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