Northampton trip planner
Create a fully customized
day by day itinerary for free
day by day itinerary for free
The city of Northampton is the county seat of Hampshire County, Massachusetts, United States. As of the 2010 census, the population of Northampton (including its outer villages, Florence and Leeds) was 28,549.Northampton is known as an academic, artistic, musical, and countercultural hub. It features a large politically liberal community along with numerous alternative health and intellectual organizations. Based on U.S. Census demographics, election returns, and other criteria, the website Epodunk rates Northampton as the most politically liberal medium-size city (population 25,000–99,000) in the United States. The city has a high proportion of residents who identify as gay and lesbian, a high number of same-sex households, and is a popular destination for the LGBT community.Northampton is part of the Pioneer Valley and is one of the northernmost cities in the Knowledge Corridor—a cross-state cultural and economic partnership with other Connecticut River Valley cities and towns. Northampton is part of the Springfield Metropolitan Area, one of western Massachusetts's two separate metropolitan areas. It sits approximately north of the city of Springfield.Find what you're looking for from your Northampton holiday, by planning the whole thing with us using our handy United States trip builder website.
Create a full itinerary — for free!
Plan your trip to Northampton
Get a personalized tripA complete day by day itinerary
based on your preferences
Customize itRefine your trip. We'll find the
best routes and schedules
Manage itEverything in one place.
Everyone on the same page.
Popular things to do in Northampton
Side trips from Northampton
Hidden gems in Northampton
Museums in Northampton
Spas in Northampton
Parks in Northampton
Places to visit with Northampton
Boston Trip planner BEST FOR: Historic Walking Area, History Museum, Art Museum Provincetown Trip planner BEST FOR: Beach, Dolphin / Whale Watching, Landmark Cambridge Trip planner BEST FOR: University / School, Landmark, Natural History Museum Salem Trip planner BEST FOR: Nightlife, History Museum, Gift & Specialty Shop Falmouth Trip planner BEST FOR: Biking Trail, Lighthouse, Aquarium
Recently planned trips to Northampton
1 day in Northampton BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES Williamsburg General Store · Norwottuck Rail Trail · Smith College Museum of Art 40 days in Northampton BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES East Heaven · Calvin Coolidge Presidential Library and Museum · Pulaski Park 3 days in Northampton BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES MASS MoCA · Bennington Battle Monument · Honora Winery & Vineyard 18 days in Massachusetts BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES Northampton · Springfield · Boston 3 days in Northampton BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES MASS MoCA · Bennington Battle Monument · Honora Winery & Vineyard 11 days in Massachusetts BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES Northampton · Falmouth · Provincetown