Providence Travel Guide
Are you keen to book your epic Providence trip? The knowledgeable team at Orbitz will package your hotel and flight bookings for the best possible price. If you combine your bookings, you'll save up to $369^! Simply select your preferred airfares, hotels, rental cars and experiences. And with 500 partner airlines and no less than 500,000 accommodations on our worldwide database, you have the freedom to pick where you want to stay and who you'll fly with! There are limitless possible options when it comes to where you can go and what you can do. An inspiring escape awaits.
Where is Providence?Before you take off on your adventure to Providence, it's probably wise to know where it is first. (It could also save you some embarrassment when your family ask exactly where you're going!) Providence is the capital of Rhode Island and is located 360 miles northeast of Washington, the country's capital. At the most recent count, the population of this area of Rhode Island was 180,000.
Places to Visit in Providence
Notable tourist attractions here include Rhode Island State Capitol Building and the Roger Williams Park Zoo. Be sure to leave enough room in your schedule — these sights are worth swinging by! Even though this institution is famous for its name as a leading center for research and education, Brown University also possesses some interesting architectural features. Want some more options? Providence Place Mall features an impressive selection of stores and dining options. But wait, that's not all! Look on as the students and lecturers roam around the grounds of Johnson and Wales University. Now imagine the differences between the resources that are available today compared to the past.
Car Rentals in Providence
Your escape starts with car rentals in Providence. Whether you’re eager to detour from the well-trodden tourist trail or just like the convenience of having your own transportation, Orbitz has the keys to your ride. Arriving by air? Sort out your rental as soon as you land at T.F. Green Airport. Enterprise and Payless are a couple of options worth looking into. Sometimes the best place to get your rental vehicle is right in the city center. Budget is a convenient outlet found at 17 Eddy Street. Why not also look into Avis? They can be found not far away at 1 Dorrance St.
Where to stay in Providence – Hotel Accommodation
Orbitz can help you discover the top accommodations in Rhode Island's capital. With no less than 86 hotels in Providence, you're bound to find the ideal place to stay. If something a little bit fancy is what you're longing for, slip between the silky sheets at the Renaissance Providence Downtown Hotel or the Omni Providence Hotel. If you're planning to travel on a tight budget, we recommend the Econo Lodge and the Motel 6 Warwick RI - Providence Airport - I-95.
Nearest Airports to Providence
Thinking of flying to Providence? If so, you'll probably want to know a thing or two about the most convenient airport, Logan International Airport (BOS). It's 45 miles to the northeast of the downtown area. Get ready to touch down and start your sightseeing soon after!
Popular Places to Visit Near Providence
Providence has heaps of things to keep you busy, but if you want to branch outwards, you're in luck! You have internationally celebrated tourist attractions just a stone's throw from here! The Plymouth Rock draws people from every corner of the globe. Kingston, only 35 miles from Providence, is a handy base when stopping by this unmissable attraction.
No Cancellation Fees
Life taken an unexpected turn recently? Need to alter your booking? No worries — we won't charge you a fee.^ Be mindful that your chosen hotel and airline might charge though, so don't wait around to contact them!