11 days in Portland & Boston Itinerary

11 days in Portland & Boston Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Fredericton
Drive:  7 h
1
Portland
— 6 nights
Train:  4 h
2
Boston
— 1 day
Train:  2 h 30 min
3
Portland
— 3 nights
Fly:  5 h
End: Fredericton

6
nights
Portland

Portland ©
Maine's biggest and perhaps most vibrant city, Portland was established as a fishing village in 1633 and grew to become New England's largest port.
You've added Nubble Lighthouse, Cellardoor Winery, Eastern Promenade, and other attractions to your itinerary. Your itinerary includes some good beach time at Long Sands Beach and Casco Bay. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Owls Head Lighthouse and Mother's Beach. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Portland: York Harbor (Cliff Walk & Fisherman's Walk), Marginal Way Walkway (in Ogunquit) and Cape Porpoise (Goose Rocks Beach & Goat Island Lighthouse). There's more to do: visit a coastal fixture at Marshall Point Lighthouse Museum and wander the streets of Old Port.

To see other places to visit, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Portland trip planner.

Fredericton, Canada to Portland is an approximately 14.5- hour flight. You can also drive. The time zone difference moving from Atlantic Standard Time (AST) to Eastern Standard Time (EST) is minus 1 hour. In July in Portland, expect temperatures between 30°C during the day and 19°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 16th (Thu) to allow time for the car ride to Boston.

Things to do in Portland

Parks Outdoors Historic Sites

Side Trips

York, Kennebunkport, Mother's Beach, Savage Oakes Vineyard and Winery, Wells Beach
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Eastern Promenade ©
Eastern Promenade
Long Sands Beach ©
Long Sands Beach
Wells Beach ©
Wells Beach

1
day
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.
Your list of things to see and do now includes TD Garden, The Black Rose, Fenway Park, and other attractions. On the 16th (Thu), take a stroll around TD Garden, walk around Boston Common, get lost in a book at Boston Public Library, then catch a live event at Fenway Park, and finally get a taste of local nightlife at The Black Rose.

To find maps, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Boston day trip website.

Getting from Portland to Boston by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. Traveling from Portland in July, expect a bit warmer with lows of 22°C in Boston. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Portland.

Things to do in Boston

Nightlife Shopping Parks
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The Black Rose ©
The Black Rose
TD Garden ©
TD Garden
Boston Common ©
Boston Common

3
nights
Portland

Portland ©
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Saco Drive-In Theater. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Portland: Boston (Quincy Market & Samuel Adams Brewery).

For other places to visit, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, read Portland day trip planning tool.

Drive from Boston to Portland in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Traveling from Boston in July, expect slightly colder with lows of 19°C in Portland. On the 20th (Mon), you'll travel back home.

Things to do in Portland

Nightlife Fun & Games Breweries & Distilleries

Side Trips

Boston, Saco Drive-In Theater
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Saco Drive-In Theater ©
Saco Drive-In Theater
Samuel Adams Brewery ©
Samuel Adams Brewery
Quincy Market ©
Quincy Market

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