9 days in Newark & New England Itinerary

9 days in Newark & New England Itinerary

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Newark
— 1 night
Drive
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Newport
— 2 nights
Drive
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North Conway
— 1 night
Drive
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Ogunquit
— 1 night
Drive
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Boston
— 3 nights
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Newark

— 1 night
Newark is the most populous city in the U.S. state of New Jersey and the seat of Essex County. Start off your visit on the 8th (Thu): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Cathedral Basilica of the Sacred Heart and then have fun at Gun For Hire Shooting Range. Keep things going the next day: explore the different monuments and memorials at Old Dutch Church and Burying Ground, gain insight at Sleepy Hollow Cemetery, and then take in nature's colorful creations at Kykuit.

For reviews, photos, maps, and more tourist information, use the Newark travel itinerary planner.

Raleigh to Newark is an approximately 4-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. While traveling from Raleigh, expect slightly colder days and about the same nights in Newark, ranging from highs of 69°F to lows of 51°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Fri) early enough to drive to Newport.

Things to do in Newark

Historic Sites · Parks · Fun & Games

Side Trips

Newport

— 2 nights

City by the Sea

With coastline on the west, south, and east, Newport is a maritime city with a rich history.
Kick off your visit on the 10th (Sat): pause for some serene contemplation at St. Mary's Catholic Church, see the interesting displays at The Breakers, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Cliff Walk, and finally take a memorable drive along Ocean Drive Historic District. Keep things going the next day: tour in style with a train tour, then explore the galleries of Lizzie Borden House, and then experience rural life at Stone Bridge Farm.

For traveler tips, reviews, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Newport tour itinerary planning site.

Drive from Newark to Newport in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from Newark in October, you will find days in Newport are slightly colder (64°F), and nights are about the same (50°F). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Sun) to allow time to drive to North Conway.

Things to do in Newport

Historic Sites · Museums · Outdoors · Trails

Side Trips

North Conway

— 1 night
North Conway combines colonial New England architecture with outlet shops selling goods from some of the world's most recognizable brands, all set amid the scenery of the White Mountains.
On the 12th (Mon), look and learn at Mount Washington Observatory Weather Discovery Center, admire the sheer force of Diana's Baths, and then explore and take pictures at Kancamagus Highway.

For other places to visit, maps, reviews, and tourist information, go to the North Conway trip site.

Traveling by car from Newport to North Conway takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. Traveling from Newport in October, expect a bit cooler with lows of 45°F in North Conway. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Mon) so you can go by car to Ogunquit.

Things to do in North Conway

Scenic Drive · Outdoors · Nature · Parks

Ogunquit

— 1 night
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.
On the 13th (Tue), appreciate the extensive heritage of Marginal Way Walkway, explore the striking landscape at Perkins Cove, and then enjoy the sea views from Nubble Lighthouse.

To find other places to visit, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Ogunquit trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from North Conway to Ogunquit in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Plan for a bit cooler nights when traveling from North Conway in October since evenings lows in Ogunquit dip to 38°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Tue) early enough to drive to Boston.

Things to do in Ogunquit

Historic Sites · Nature · Parks

Side Trip

Boston

— 3 nights

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.
Explore Boston's surroundings by going to Salem (The House of the Seven Gables, Salem Witch Museum, &more). There's lots more to do: explore the world behind art at Museum of Fine Arts, get advice or help at John F. Kennedy Presidential Museum & Library, admire the natural beauty at Boston Public Garden, and walk around Boston Common.

To see where to stay, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Boston road trip tool.

Drive from Ogunquit to Boston in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and train; or take a bus. Traveling from Ogunquit in October, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be somewhat warmer in Boston, with lows of 50°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Boston

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks · Neighborhoods

Side Trip