Here's a sample itinerary for a drive from Washington, DC to Newport. If you're planning a road trip to Newport, 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 Washington, DC
drive for about 57 minutes
11:57 am Baltimore
eat at G&M Restaurant and Lounge
stay for about 1 hour
and leave at 12:57 pm
drive for about 3 hours
4:01 pm New York City
stay overnight at The Standard New York
leave the next day around 11:00 am
day 1 driving ≈ 4 hours
find more stops
11:00 am leave from The Standard New York
drive for about 2.5 hours
1:29 pm Mystic Seaport
stay for about 1 hour
and leave at 2:29 pm
drive for about 59 minutes
3:28 pm arrive in Newport
day 2 driving ≈ 3.5 hours
Baltimore (54 answers)
Fells Point (11 mentions)
Inner Harbor (7 mentions)
Lexington Market (4 mentions)
Canton (4 mentions)
The Helmand (3 mentions)
restaurants around Baltimore:
G&M Restaurant and Lounge
Faidley's Seafood & Fresh Fish Market
The Abbey Burger Bistro
questions about Baltimore:
Best place to get seafood and crab cakes in Baltimore?
Best free things to do in Baltimore?
Authentic, non-chain restaurant for dinner with a child (with a well-refined palate) near the Inner Harbor?
Family-friendly seafood restaurant
What is your favorite restaurant in Baltimore?
New York City (622 answers)
Central Park (149 mentions)
High Line Park (110 mentions)
The Metropolitan Museum of Art (85 mentions)
Statue of Liberty (69 mentions)
Times Square (59 mentions)
restaurants around New York City:
hotels around New York City:
The Standard New York
Ace Hotel New York
Crosby Street Hotel
questions about New York City:
Is it a good idea to visit NYC in December?
free or cheap things to do in NYC
What is your favorite restaurant in New York City?
48 Hours in NYC - I NEED to know the best Pizza spots!
Which NYC museums are must see? We only have time for two.
Mystic Seaport (10 mentions)
Need some recommendations on somewhere to get food?
Trippy members suggest Scales & Shells, which was mentioned 4 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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What are the best places for low-key sea food/Rawbar? (6 answers)
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Day trips from Newport, RI (4 answers)
Nancy from Birmingham (Alabama) asked:
Best things to do in Newport on a 3-day trip in September? (2 answers)
Ann from Connecticut asked:
Most romantic B&B ? (1 answer)
Monica from asked:
Great seafood restaurants In Newport (1 answer)
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