9 days in Rhode Island Itinerary

9 days in Rhode Island Itinerary

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9 days in Rhode Island Itinerary

Start: Atlanta
Fly:  5​h 45​min
1
Newport
— 4 nights
Drive:  45​min
2
Kingston
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h
3
New Shoreham, Block Island
— 3 nights
+2
Ferry + Bus + Fly:  7​h 45​min
End: Atlanta

4
nights
Newport

Newport ©
With coastline on the west, south, and east, Newport is a maritime city with a rich history.
Change things up with these side-trips from Newport: Colt State Park (in Bristol) and Providence (Roger Williams Park Zoo, Room Escape Games, & more). There's still lots to do: get to know the fascinating history of Cliff Walk, steep yourself in history at Fort Adams State Park, see the interesting displays at The Breakers, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Mary's Catholic Church.

To see reviews, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, read Newport sightseeing planner.

Atlanta to Newport is an approximately 6-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Atlanta in April, you will find days in Newport are colder (54°F), and nights are slightly colder (39°F). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Kingston.

Things to do in Newport

Historic Sites Parks Nature

Side Trips

Providence, Beavertail Lighthouse and Park, Colt State Park
Highlights from your plan
The Breakers ©
The Breakers
Ocean Drive Historic District ©
Ocean Drive Historic District
Beavertail Lighthouse and Park ©
Beavertail Lighthouse and Park

1
night
Kingston

Kingston ©
Kingston is a village and a census-designated place in the town of South Kingstown, Rhode Island, United States, and the site of the main campus of the University of Rhode Island. Start off your visit on the 9th (Thu): identify plant and animal life at Trustom Pond National Wildlife Refuge, brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Sons of Liberty Beer & Spirits Co., then admire the natural beauty at The Farmer's Daughter, and finally take a peaceful walk through Kinney Azalea Garden.

For maps, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Kingston online trip itinerary planner .

Kingston is just a stone's throw from Newport. April in Kingston sees daily highs of 55°F and lows of 44°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Thu) early enough to travel to New Shoreham.

Things to do in Kingston

Parks Wildlife Breweries & Distilleries

Side Trips

The Farmer's Daughter, Trustom Pond National Wildlife Refuge, Sons of Liberty Beer & Spirits Co.
Highlights from your plan
Trustom Pond National Wildlife Refuge ©
Kinney Azalea Garden ©
Kinney Azalea Garden
Sons of Liberty Beer & Spirits Co. ©

3
nights
New Shoreham, Block Island

New Shoreham ©
New Shoreham is a town in Washington County, Rhode Island, United States. New Shoreham is known for nature, historic sites, beaches, trails, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: hike along Mohegan Bluffs, get a taste of the local shopping with Jessie Edwards Studio, enjoy breathtaking views from Clayhead Salon & Spa, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Clayhead Nature Trail.

To find reviews, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, use the New Shoreham day trip planner .

Traveling by car from Kingston to New Shoreham takes 2 hours. In April, daily temperatures in New Shoreham can reach 51°F, while at night they dip to 40°F. On the 12th (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in New Shoreham

Outdoors Parks Trails

Side Trip

Abrams Animal Farm
Highlights from your plan
Mohegan Bluffs ©
Mohegan Bluffs
Clay Head Nature Trail ©
Clay Head Nature Trail
Jessie Edwards Studio ©
Jessie Edwards Studio

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