Islands Of New England

Providence, Newport, Block Island, Plymouth, Cape Cod, Martha's Vineyard, Provincetown, Hyannis, Nantucket

The Atlantic coast is calling. Explore New England's majestic seaboards, from Rhode Island to Cape Cod. Visit Providence and the Gilded Age mansions of Newport. Spend time in the lively artist colony of Provincetown. Experience the beautiful islands of Martha's Vineyard, Block Island, and Nantucket. Complete your local experience as you indulge in a traditional seafood and lobster feast. Explore the local charms, walk along historic cobblestone streets, and feel like a true New Englander in a traditional cranberry bog.

Our prices start from

$ 1,999 LAND ONLY

8 Days • GUIDED • 11 Meals

Operated Tour

The Details

  • 7 nights accommodation
  • Services of a tour manager
  • All on-tour transportation and related fees
  • Hotel-to-hotel baggage handling
  • Round trip home to airport sedan service provided when you purchase airfare through Member Choice Vacations. One transfer per person, per reservation. (Restrictions apply)
  • 7 breakfasts, 1 lunches, 3 dinners

Itinerary

Engaging Experiences These special places and experiences are considered tour highlights. Look for them in the daily itineraries.

Day 1 - Providence, Rhode Island - Tour Begins

Omni Providence, Providence, RI or Providence Marriott Downtown, Providence, RI

Discover the natural beauty that lies along the shores of New England. Come to know its coastal charm, friendly people and fresh-from-the-sea cuisine. Your tour opens in Providence, the capital of Rhode Island.

Day 2 - Providence - Newport - Providence

Travel Newport's breathtaking Ocean Drive past the sprawling mansions of Bellevue Avenue.

Omni Providence, Providence, RI or Providence Marriott Downtown, Providence, RI

Breakfast, Dinner Included

Tour Providence, "America's Renaissance City." See prestigious Brown University and learn about the city's vibrant art, cultural, and culinary scenes. Head to Newport and travel along Bellevue Avenue. Lined with extraordinary 19th-century summer "cottages," this road is home to 7 mansions designated National Historic Landmarks. It's your choice! Explore Marble House, built by the Vanderbilts and modeled after the Petit Trianon at Versailles -OR- tour Rosecliff, the opulent former residence of silver heiress Theresa Fair Oelrichs, known for her lavish parties.

Day 3 - Providence - Block Island - Providence

Breakfast, Lunch Included

Start your day with a ferry ride to Block Island, a quaint isle smaller than 10-square miles. Get a taste of the local flavors at a restaurant before touring the island. Visit a micro-yarn mill, learning about the process before you meet the animals. Ferry back to the mainland and enjoy an evening at leisure in Providence.

Day 4 - Providence - Plymouth, Massachusetts - Cape Cod

See Plymouth Rock and step back in time in the town where the Pilgrims landed in 1620.

Sea Crest Beach Hotel, Falmouth, MA

Breakfast, Dinner Included

Delve into rural life as you tour a New England cranberry bog and learn about dry harvesting. Step back in time with a stop in the celebrated town of Plymouth where the Pilgrims landed in 1620, and see legendary Plymouth Rock. Later, arrive at your beachfront hotel for a 4-night stay. Enjoy a traditional New England experience as you indulge in a seafood and lobster feast.

Day 5 - Cape Cod - Martha’s Vineyard - Cape Cod

Sea Crest Beach Hotel, Falmouth, MA

Breakfast Included

A ferry ride transports you to beautiful Martha's Vineyard. Known for visits by presidents and royalty, this summer home of many artists, writers and celebrities is full of surprises. You'll see all the highlights of "the Vineyard" (as the locals call it), including quaint gingerbread-styled cottages and a once-famous whaling port resplendent with sea captains' homes and widows' walks. Later, depart the island and cruise back to Cape Cod.

Day 6 - Cape Cod - Provincetown - Cape Cod

Sea Crest Beach Hotel, Falmouth, MA

Breakfast Included

Travel to Provincetown, located on the tip of the Cape. This lively artist colony remains famous for its crafts and bright seagoing flair. Then, it's your choice! Set out on a whale watch cruise to Cape Cod Bay in search of these magnificent creatures -OR- enjoy a scenic adventure through the iconic sand dunes of the Cape. Today breakfast will be included.

Day 7 - Cape Cod - Hyannis - Nantucket - Cape Cod

Explore the idyllic island of Nantucket, including picturesque beaches and lighthouses.

Sea Crest Beach Hotel, Falmouth, MA

Breakfast, Dinner Included

Catch a glimpse of the Camelot era in Hyannisport, home of the Kennedy compound, and visit the poignant Kennedy Memorial. Next, set off via ferry to explore the idyllic island of Nantucket. From its cobblestone Main Street to its beaches and lighthouses, this place truly lives up to its reputation. During time at leisure, you may meander the waterfront where sailboats and yachts sway in the harbor or shop for a famous Nantucket basket. Tonight, enjoy a wonderful farewell dinner and chef-led demonstration highlighting a local specialty. Today breakfast and dinner will be included.

Day 8 - Cape Cod - Tour Ends

Breakfast Included

Your tour comes to a close, leaving you with many fond memories. Today breakfast will be included.

Pricing is per person, double occupancy, land only, based on May 7, 2021 travel date. Call AAA for current airfare rates and availability. Itinerary featured is for May 2021 - April 2022 tour departures. Departures prior will vary. On some dates alternate hotels may be used. Rates do not include the on-tour flights..

All this makes it AAA Vacations®

AAA Complimentary Inclusion: $50 per person credit toward an optional excursion

Member Benefit: $50 per person savings

Best Price Guarantee

24/7 Member Care

Ratings and Reviews are the subjective opinion of individual consumers, travel agents or travel counselors and not the opinion of the American Automobile Association AAA or AAA Clubs. Neither AAA nor AAA Clubs shall be held liable for any damages resulting from display or use of these ratings or reviews.

OTHER SUGGESTED PACKAGES

Contact a AAA Travel Agent Today!

Trust your AAA Travel Agent as your one-stop source for your next vacation. Travel with confidence knowing AAA Travel will be here for you before, during and after your vacation.

Find an Agent