Newburyport is a small and very picturesque coastal town in Essex County, Massachusetts. Its close proximity to Boston (just 36 miles) makes it a very popular destination for the Metropolis citizens, especially during the weekends and the summer months. It is a very thriving community with great ship-building history, well-preserved historic buildings and sites, friendly locals, excellent restaurants, and great ocean views. By visiting Newburyport you can enjoy dining, shopping, walking, bicycling, water sports, outdoor activities, etc. A few of the top Newburyport attractions include its picturesque historic downtown, the Chain Bridge, Cushing House Museum & Garden, Maudslay State Park, Parker River National Wildlife Refuge, Newburyport Brewing Company, and much more. Over 100 and nearby Newburyport provide a great variety of budget accommodation options.