Embark on a remarkable self-drive adventure through the picturesque landscapes of New England with our exclusive travel package. This meticulously crafted itinerary takes you on a journey to some of the most captivating destinations in the region. Get ready to explore charming coastal towns, immerse yourself in rich history, and revel in the breathtaking beauty of New England.
Begin your adventure in the vibrant city of Boston, where historic charm and modern sophistication converge. You’ll have two nights to explore the iconic Freedom Trail, stroll along the charming streets of Beacon Hill, and indulge in delicious food at Faneuil Hall.
Continue your journey along the enchanting Coastal Maine, where picturesque lighthouses and charming seaside villages dot the rugged coastline. Visit the historic town of Salem, famous for its witch trials, and explore the Salem Witch Museum.
Experience the awe-inspiring beauty of the White Mountains in New Hampshire and immerse yourself in the tranquillity of nature as you explore the hiking trails or simply soak in the serenity of the mountain vistas.
Next, venture to Stowe, Vermont, a charming town nestled in the Green Mountains. Enjoy outdoor activities or revel in the small-town charm and picturesque landscapes. On the following day, explore the dramatic beauty of the Connecticut River Valley, where rolling hills and scenic drives with vibrant fall foliage colours await.
Conclude your journey on the idyllic Cape Cod, known for its pristine beaches, charming lighthouses, and picturesque seaside towns. Relax on the sandy shores, explore the lovely region and indulge in fresh seafood delights.
With our carefully planned self-drive itinerary, you have the freedom to explore at your own pace and immerse yourself in the rich culture, history, and natural beauty of New England. Enjoy stunning landscapes and unforgettable experiences along the way. Book your New England adventure today and embark on a journey that will forever leave you with cherished memories.
Return flights to Boston
Flying with Aer Lingus
Flying from Dublin Airport
1 checked bag per person roundtrip
8 days fully inclusive car hire
1 NIGHT Biddeford
1 NIGHT Jackson
1 NIGHT Colchester
1 NIGHT Mystic
1 NIGHT Cape Cod
Green Mountains of Vermont
Connecticut River Valley
Based on 2 adults sharing.
Travelling in May 2024.
This is an indicative price, please call us to quote you for your chosen date.
Boston - Coastal Maine
Coastal Maine - White Mountains
White Mountains - Stowe
Stowe - Green Mountains - Green Mountains - Connecticut River Valley
Connecticut River Valley - Cape Cod
Cape Cod - Boston Departure
Day 1-2 Arrival Boston
Arrive at Logan International Airport. Pick up your rental car and proceed to your hotel. Enjoy your evening at leisure.
The 2nd day is free to explore Boston, the cradle of American liberty. The Revolutionary era comes to life along the Freedom Trail walking route. Visit the haunts of the patriots who stoked the fires of democracy throughout the Colonies.
Day 3 Boston - Coastal Maine
Along the route north of Boston lies almost four centuries of history, as well as some of the coast's finest beaches and seascapes. First stop is Salem, the location of the infamous witch trials. Then drive along the coast to the charming harbour towns of Gloucester and Rockport. Enjoy the old-time seaport atmosphere of Portsmouth, New Hampshire and its wealth of historic buildings before crossing into Maine. Pass through Kennebunkport, summer home to Presidents, and enjoy exploring Portland, Maine's largest city.
Day 4 Coastal Maine - White Mountains
Your drive today takes you inland towards the spectacular scenery of the White mountains, the "rooftop of New England," a landscape dotted with historic villages and enchanting covered bridges. En route, experience breathtaking views of mountain ranges and pristine forests.
Day 5 White Mountains - Stowe
Today, traverse the White Mountains that divide the New England states of New Hampshire and Vermont. The mountains are home to bears, moose, wild turkey, and deer. This route takes you through some of New England's most beautiful scenery. Drive by Lyndonville and see Willey's General Store in Greensboro before continuing through Craftsbury, a Grandma Moses kind of village, to Stowe. See picture-perfect villages and some of Vermont's famous covered bridges.
Day 6 Stowe - Green Mountains - Green Mountains - Connecticut River Valley
Your drive today takes you alongside the Green Mountains of Vermont, part of the Appalachian Mountain range that stretches from Quebec in the north to Alabama in the south, and through the Connecticut River Valley. Step into Old Sturbridge Village and find yourself transported back in time. In historic households and shops, at water-powered mills and on working farms, explore the everyday tasks and seasonal celebrations of early 19th-century New England.
Day 7 Connecticut River Valley - Cape Cod
Journey south towards the Massachusetts coast. Many of America's most prominent families - from the Astors to the Vanderbilts - have summered in Newport. Many of their homes are now preserved and open for tours. Continue along the coast on your way to the Cape. Explore magnificent Cape Cod with its high cliffs, rolling dunes, broad beaches, miles of walking trails, picturesque villages and delicious seafood. This peninsula is a beloved vacation spot for visitors and natives alike. Stop in Plymouth, a living panorama of Pilgrim and Colonial times and see the Mayflower II.
Day 8 Cape Cod - Boston Departure
This morning drive back to Boston and return your car in time for your departure flight.