268
trips planned in the last hour
8.9
out of 10
Trustscore rating

Massachusetts trip planner

Create a fully customized
day-by-day itinerary for free

Itinerary Planner
+ Add destination
2 adults
Adults
- +
Teens
- +
Kids
- +
Close
Trip Planner USA  /  Massachusetts

Massachusetts

4.3

The Bay State

Known as the "Bay State" because of the three bays dominating its coastline, Massachusetts has played a significant cultural and commercial role through most of the country's history. An increasingly popular vacation destination for foreign travelers, Massachusetts offers numerous places to visit, ranging from historical sites to modern urban centers famous for their culinary, art, and nightlife scenes. With the majority of its population living in and around the city of Boston, in the 20th century Massachusetts went from a state largely dependent on fishing and agriculture to the country's leader in higher education, healthcare, high technology, and financial services. Home to renowned universities and research centers, the state's cities attract a young crowd of students, scientists, artists, and business professionals. Massachusetts is in United States. When using our United States trip itinerary planner , you're building your holiday based on your own interests, visitor reviews, and the informed opinions of our well-traveled writers.
Read the Massachusetts Holiday Planning Guide
Create a full itinerary — for free!
Save Saved

Plan your trip to Massachusetts

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day-by-day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it

    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.
View more tours

Places to visit in Massachusetts

Kid-friendly things to do in Massachusetts

View all >
4.8
Duration: 1​h 30​min
4.5
Duration: 1​h 30​min
4.9
Duration: 2​h 30​min

Museums in Massachusetts

View all >
4.8
Duration: 2​h 30​min
4.6
Duration: 2​h 30​min
4.8
Duration: 1​h 30​min
4.8
Duration: 1​h 30​min

Nature in Massachusetts

View all >
4.6
Duration: 2​h 30​min
4.8
Duration: 30​min
4.2
Duration: 2​h 30​min
5.0
Duration: 3​h
5.0
Duration: 1​h 30​min
4.9
Duration: 4​h
5.0
Duration: 1​h 30​min

Where to stay in Massachusetts

Browse hotels, guesthouses, and unique homes and book your stay on the world's leading accommodation sites.
Millions of travel reviews on TripAdvisor
2 adults
Adults (12 +)
- +
Children (2-11)
- +
Infants (Under 2)
- +
Close
Live like a local, find unique places to stay
2 adults
Adults (12 +)
- +
Children (2-11)
- +
Infants (Under 2)
- +
Close

Recently planned trips to Massachusetts

6 days in Cape Cod BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES September, culture, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: September, culture, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 43 days in United States BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 34 days in United States BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM January, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, shopping, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: January, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 1 day in Hopkinton BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES June, kids, outdoors, beaches, popular sights PREFERENCES: June, kids, outdoors, beaches ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 18 days in United States & Canada BY A USER FROM COLOMBIA June, kids, popular sights PREFERENCES: June, kids ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 4 days in Massachusetts BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES July, popular sights PREFERENCES: July ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 15 days in Cape Cod BY A USER FROM ISRAEL August, outdoors, romantic, beaches, historic sites, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: August, outdoors, romantic, beaches, historic sites, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 47 days in Boston BY A USER FROM SERBIA July, popular sights PREFERENCES: July ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 8 days in New England BY A USER FROM SOUTH AFRICA August, culture, outdoors, historic sites, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: August, culture, outdoors, historic sites, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 7 days in New England BY A USER FROM CANADA June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, popular sights PREFERENCES: June, culture, outdoors, relaxing ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 22 days in East Coast of USA & Chicago BY A USER FROM PAKISTAN July, teens, popular sights PREFERENCES: July, teens ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 14 days in Boston, Cambridge & Gloucester BY A USER FROM ISRAEL July, popular sights PREFERENCES: July ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium
View more plans