Everyone In Rhode Island Should Take This Underappreciated Scenic Drive

Rhode Island may be a small state, but it’s full of stunning scenery. And if you’ve ever take the drive up Route 1A from Westerly to North Kingstown, you surely know how spectacular it is. And if you’re a Rhode Islander who has yet to take that route, you’re in luck — this easy 40 mile drive is beautiful in any season. Fuel up and prepare to wind around the outline of our state’s coves and inlets.

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now: https://www.onlyinyourstate.com/nominate/

Have you driven this beautiful route yet? If backroads are more your style, check out this list for ideas.

Address: Westerly, RI, USA
Address: North Kingstown, RI, USA