5 days in New England Itinerary

5 days in New England Itinerary

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5 days in New England Itinerary

New York City
Drive:  3​h 30​min
Newport
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 30​min
Boston
— 3 nights
bus + Fly:  3​h 15​min
New York City

2
days
Newport

Newport ©
With coastline on the west, south, and east, Newport is a maritime city with a rich history.
Start off your visit on the 7th (Wed): steep yourself in history at Marble House and then admire all the interesting features of Ocean Drive Historic District. On the 8th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: admire the landmark architecture of The Elms, examine the collection at The Breakers, and then get to know the fascinating history of Cliff Walk.

For traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Newport road trip tool .

New York City to Newport is an approximately 3.5-hour car ride. You can also do a combination of bus and flight; or do a combination of train and bus. Plan for slightly colder temperatures traveling from New York City in February, with highs in Newport at 37°F and lows at 23°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Thu) so you can drive to Boston.

Things to do in Newport

Historic Sites Outdoors Scenic Drive
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Cliff Walk ©
Cliff Walk
The Breakers ©
The Breakers
Ocean Drive Historic District ©
Ocean Drive Historic District

3
days
Boston

Boston
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.
Boston is known for museums, historic sites, parks, shopping, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore and take pictures at Fenway Park, take in nature's colorful creations at Boston Public Garden, take a stroll through North End, and get to know the fascinating history of Freedom Trail.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, read Boston trip planner .

Drive from Newport to Boston in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. In February, daytime highs in Boston are 39°F, while nighttime lows are 24°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Sun) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Boston

Museums Childrens Museums Historic Sites

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Brookline Booksmith
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Museum of Fine Arts
Museum of Fine Arts
Fenway Park ©
Fenway Park
Freedom Trail
Freedom Trail

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