Select the Discount Code option to enter an AWD (Avis Worldwide Discount), Coupon Code or Rate Code
We are sorry, Avis Preferred Points cannot be combined with additional offers and discounts. Only one offer can be applied per reservation. If you wish to use your Preferred Points for this reservation, please remove coupon code.
Your coupon number cannot be used for this reservation due to following reason(s):
The coupon code entered is not valid. Coupon codes are seven characters, four letters followed by three numbers.
Top Travel Destinations Near Boston
Boston has been a busy city for hundreds of years, but don’t let that distract you from some places to visit that are the area’s best-kept secrets. These amazing destinations are only a few hours’ drive away and offer great food, historic sites, and unique entertainment for everyone in the family. As you plan your vacation, manage your rental car with ease through the Avis app and don’t forget to include these day trips for the complete Boston vacation. Grab a car at Avis’ BOS car rental locationand hit the road.
This gorgeous nature preserve holds all of the perfect East Coast classics. Come here to stomp in cranberry bogs, canoe on peaceful rivers, and go hunting. If you’re an avid fisher, rent one of the cozy cottages close to the sea and stake out the perfect spots for clams, striped bass, and mackerel.
There is also plenty to explore in this area. Old lighthouses along Cape Cod frequently offer tours to learn about the area’s history and get a spectacular view of the ocean. Many historic buildings, such as the Provincetown Museum, also offer tours. Get an ATV or rent a car to drive along scenic beach roads, coves, and inlets. You could also hike through the area on foot to explore white cedar swamps and stunning ocean vistas.
This Six Flags park is a perfect short family road trip from Boston. Only an hour and a half drive from the Boston airport, there’s something for all ages and backgrounds. This Six Flags location is the oldest in the Six Flags chain, and includes Superman: The Ride roller coaster, rated one of the best roller coasters in the country by Amusement Today. The park’s other attractions include a water park and an annual Halloween festival.
The town surrounding Six Flags is also a great place for excursions. Grab a rental car and drive to the relatively small city of Agawam, Massachusetts, home to Robinson State Park, which has serene hikes and biking trails. Agawam also boasts the highly rated Crestview Country Golf Club and some of the best golf courses in the state.
Portsmouth, New Hampshire
Congress Street, Portsmouth, NH 03801
One of the country’s oldest cities, Portsmouth has always been a major seaport. Tour a Cold War-era submarine museum or many of the well-preserved 18th-century homes. The culinary scene is also admirable here with classic seafood and the town’s bustling 7th Settlement Brewery.
For a more modern experience in this historic city, hit the upscale shopping and dining sites on Congress Street or visit Kittery across the river for a great shopping mall.
Boston Car Rental
Some of the East Coast’s best vacation spots are only a few hours’ drive outside Boston. Pick up a rental car at any of these convenient Boston locations to explore historic sites, beautiful beaches, exciting amusement parks, and so much more. These destinations are the key to making your Boston trip memorable for people of all backgrounds. As you plan your trip, get the best rates on Boston car rentals when you choose Avis, a leading provider of standard and luxury car rental options.