8 days in Rhode Island Itinerary

8 days in Rhode Island Itinerary

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New Shoreham, Block Island
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Newport
— 5 nights

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New Shoreham, Block Island

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New Shoreham is a town in Washington County, Rhode Island, United States. On the 22nd (Sat), take in panoramic vistas at Clayhead Salon & Spa, enjoy the sea views from South East Lighthouse, take in the dramatic natural features at Mohegan Bluffs, then experience rural life at 1661 Farm and Gardens, and finally take in the exciting artwork at Spring Street Gallery. On the 23rd (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: enjoy the sand and surf at Fred Benson Town Beach, then visit a coastal fixture at North Lighthouse, and then take a leisurely stroll along Mansion Beach.

To find more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the New Shoreham tour itinerary planning tool.

Los Angeles to New Shoreham is an approximately 12.5-hour combination of flight and ferry. You can also do a combination of train and ferry; or do a combination of bus and ferry. Traveling from Los Angeles to New Shoreham, you'll lose 3 hours due to the time zone difference. Expect little chillier weather when traveling from Los Angeles in August: highs in New Shoreham hover around 77°F, while lows dip to 65°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Sun) so you can travel to Newport.

Things to do in New Shoreham

Beaches · Outdoors · Parks · Historic Sites
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Newport

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City by the Sea

With coastline on the west, south, and east, Newport is a maritime city with a rich history.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Beavertail Lighthouse and Park and Narragansett Beach. Your itinerary includes some good beach time at Sachuest Beach (Second Beach) and Roger W. Wheeler State Beach. Take a break from Newport with a short trip to Colt State Park in Bristol, about 42 minutes away. Spend the 25th (Tue) exploring nature at Sachuest Point National Wildlife Refuge. There's still lots to do: walk around Brenton Point State Park, immerse yourself in nature at Fort Wetherill State Park, do a tasting at Newport Vineyards, and get a new perspective on things with Fish'n Tales Adventures.

For maps, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Newport itinerary maker website.

You can do a combination of ferry and taxi from New Shoreham to Newport in 2.5 hours. Another option is to ride a ferry. In August, daily temperatures in Newport can reach 79°F, while at night they dip to 63°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Newport

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Wildlife

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