Here's a sample itinerary for a drive from Newport to Philadelphia. If you're planning a road trip to Philadelphia, you can research locations to stop along the way. Make sure you check road conditions to double check the weather. Traveling with a dog or cat? Find pet-friendly stops. Camping along the way? Search for RV campgrounds. Find the best hotels, restaurants, and attractions based on the most talked about places recommended by Trippy members.
11:00 am start in Newport
drive for about 58 minutes
1:56 pm New Haven
stay overnight and leave the next day around 10:00 am
day 1 driving ≈ 2 hours
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10:00 am leave from New Haven
drive for about 1.5 hours
11:27 am Central Park
stay for about 2 hours
and leave at 1:12 pm
drive for about 48 minutes
2:00 pm New Brunswick
stay for about 1 hour
and leave at 3:00 pm
drive for about 1 hour
day 2 driving ≈ 3.5 hours
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Mystic (10 answers)
Mystic Seaport (7 mentions)
Olde Mystic Village (4 mentions)
Mystic Aquarium (2 mentions)
restaurants around Mystic:
Mystic Drawbridge Ice Cream
questions about Mystic:
Family Restaurants in Mystic, CT?
New Haven (8 answers)
restaurants around New Haven:
Frank Pepe Pizzeria Napoletana
questions about New Haven:
What's the best neighborhood in New Haven for a first time visitor?
Let's get serious about Pizza..... Sally's? Pepes? or Modern?
Central Park (159 mentions)
New Brunswick (8 answers)
Zimmerli Art Museum (2 mentions)
restaurants around New Brunswick:
THE FROG AND THE PEACH
questions about New Brunswick:
Is there anything worth seeing/doing/eating in or around New Brunswick, NJ???
What's the best neighborhood in New Brunswick for a first time visitor?
Are you going straight to a hotel, or looking for a vacation rental or Airbnb?
The best resource on neighborhoods, areas, and hotels is the Trippy page on where to stay in Philadelphia.
If you're looking for a quick answer, you can check out Loews Hotel Philadelphia, which was mentioned 2 times on Trippy.
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Need some recommendations on somewhere to get food?
Trippy members suggest Reading Terminal Market, which was mentioned 24 times.
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This section could be endless, so rather than trying to suggest every local activity or attraction, we'll leave it open-ended.
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