Boston Itinerary 5 Days

Explore the best places to visit in 5 days in Boston using this travel itinerary which takes you through the top attractions in the city.

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5 Days in Boston - Perfect Vacation Guide

With its undying aura of serenity, the effortless fusion of old and new-world charm, the picturesque locales, the riot of colorful neighborhoods and the energetic crowds - Boston is one mesmerizing destination. Choosing the must visit places in Boston when you are running short on time can be quite a tough task!

Are 5 days enough for Boston tour?

Wondering about what to see in 5 days in Boston ? It can be a confusing task to decide where to go in Boston. But, 5 days are perfect to cover each corner of Boston. You can visit popular places in Boston, get walking tour and have local food during your vacation.

How much money for 5 days in Boston?

The budget cost of 5 days in Boston is USD 1500. You can further save on your stays by opting for hostels and homestay. Also try to travel by public transportation whenever possible.

What to pack for Boston 5 days vacation?

  • Carry extra battery of camera. If you are a shutterbug, carry extra memory card; those 5 days in Boston are going to be full of moments that you would want to click!
  • Keep a journal to record your favorite moments and scribble notes!
  • Since you will be having a heavy luggage to fit your belongings for 5 days, carry a small backpack that you can use while you go sightseeing!

What to see in Boston in 5 days?

Boston Common, The Museum Of Fine Arts, Fenway Park, Freedom Trail must be a part of your Boston itinerary in 5 days! Also, you cannot afford to miss Public Botanical Garden, North End, Samuel Adams Brewery. Since 5 days is a comfortable time to explore the best of Boston, you can add Boston Public Library and Boston Tea Party Ships And Museum to your itinerary. If you are too tired running between different spots, you can take a day off from the sightseeing and relax in your room or at a nice cafe.

Boston travel tips for first-timers

  • Book a food tour, nothing expresses the essence of Boston like its food!
  • Take a weekend getaway, explore the nearby cities of Boston.
  • List down the free days of the museums and try to visit them on those days to save on ticket fee.

Getting around Boston in 5 days

You are going to be in the city for a considerable amount of time and hence it is recommended to get hang of the local transit system that will make getting around cheaper. Alternatively, you can hire a car or a bike and explore Boston on your own, at your own pace.

Best places to eat, drink, and shop in Boston

Eat, drink, shop repeat! You can enjoy an excellent retail therapy when in Boston. On your 5-day trip, make sure you try out the best local delicacies as well as shop for some souvenirs to take back home.

Where to stay in Boston for 5D4N vacation?

For a 5 day 4 nights vacation in Boston, you can choose a vacation rental or a hotel that is conveniently located. You can score a good deal on BnB, since the stay is for a longer duration.

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