9 days in New England Itinerary

9 days in New England Itinerary

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Boston
— 4 nights
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Ogunquit
— 1 night
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Sandwich
— 2 nights
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Newport
— 1 night

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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.
Bring the kids along to Museum of Fine Arts and Boston Public Garden. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Boston: Salem (Pickering Wharf, The House of the Seven Gables, &more). And it doesn't end there: get engrossed in the history at John F. Kennedy Presidential Museum & Library, take a tour of Boston Tea Party Ships & Museum, get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports, and get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at New England Aquarium.

To find maps, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, use the Boston trip itinerary builder.

Columbus to Boston is an approximately 4.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. In October, daytime highs in Boston are 64°F, while nighttime lows are 50°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Tue) so you can go by car to Ogunquit.

Things to do in Boston

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Museum of Fine Arts ©
Museum of Fine Arts
Boston Public Garden ©
Boston Public Garden
New England Aquarium ©
New England Aquarium

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 21st (Wed): appreciate the extensive heritage of Marginal Way Walkway, then take in the dramatic natural features at Perkins Cove, and then visit a coastal fixture at Nubble Lighthouse.

For maps, reviews, and tourist information, read our Ogunquit trip planner.

You can drive from Boston to Ogunquit in 1.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of train and taxi; or take a bus. Expect little chillier evenings in Ogunquit when traveling from Boston in October, with lows around 38°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Wed) so you can drive to Sandwich.

Things to do in Ogunquit

Historic Sites · Nature · Parks

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Marginal Way Walkway ©
Marginal Way Walkway
Nubble Lighthouse ©
Nubble Lighthouse
Perkins Cove ©
Perkins Cove

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Sandwich

Sandwich ©
Sandwich is a town in Barnstable County, Massachusetts, United States. Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Thu): make a trip to Old King's Hwy, then explore the world behind art at Sandwich Glass Museum, then examine the collection at Heritage Museums & Gardens, and finally explore the activities along Cape Cod Canal. On the 23rd (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: get engrossed in the history at Plimoth Plantation, then appreciate the history behind Plymouth Rock, then steep yourself in history at Mayflower II, and finally grab your bike and head to Shining Sea Bikeway.

For other places to visit, maps, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Sandwich trip itinerary builder site.

Traveling by car from Ogunquit to Sandwich takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of taxi, train, and bus. Traveling from Ogunquit in October, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit warmer in Sandwich, with lows of 46°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 23rd (Fri) early enough to go by car to Newport.

Things to do in Sandwich

Museums · Parks · Trails · Outdoors

Side Trips

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Sandwich Glass Museum ©
Sandwich Glass Museum
Plimoth Plantation ©
Plimoth Plantation
Plymouth Rock ©
Plymouth Rock

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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.
On the 24th (Sat), tour the old-fashioned way with a train tour, examine the collection at The Breakers, and then get to know the fascinating history of Cliff Walk.

To see where to stay, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Newport trip itinerary builder.

Getting from Sandwich to Newport by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. In October in Newport, expect temperatures between 64°F during the day and 50°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Sat) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Newport

Trails · Historic Sites · Museums · Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
The Breakers ©
The Breakers
Cliff Walk ©
Cliff Walk
Rail Tours

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