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Gloucester— 8 nights
The still waters off the Gloucester shore are immortalized in paintings and prints produced by the hundreds of artists who visit this town.Visit Eastern Point Lighthouse and Lexington Green for their historical value. You'll enjoy a bit of beach vacationing at Wingaersheek Beach and Salisbury Beach State Reservation. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Gloucester: Lexington (Buckman Tavern, Hancock-Clarke House, & more), Portsmouth Harbor Lighthouse (in New Castle) and Tributary Brewing (in Kittery). Next up on the itinerary: enjoy the sand and surf at Long Beach, do a tasting at Zorvino Vineyards, get outside with Mount Major State Forest, and don't miss a visit to Gloucester Fishermen's Wives Memorial.
To see where to stay, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Gloucester planning tool .
In April, daily temperatures in Gloucester can reach 56°F, while at night they dip to 38°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 30th (Thu) so you can travel back home.
Things to do in Gloucester
Lexington, Ogunquit, Ipswich, York Harbor, Salem Witch Museum
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