10 days in New Hampshire Itinerary

10 days in New Hampshire Itinerary

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Portsmouth
— 3 nights
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North Conway
— 3 nights
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Lincoln
— 3 nights

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Portsmouth

Portsmouth ©
Portsmouth is a city in Rockingham County, New Hampshire, in the United States. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like The House of the Seven Gables and Strawbery Banke Museum. Get some historical perspective at Rundlet-May House and John Paul Jones House, part of the Portsmouth Historical Society. Take a break from Portsmouth with a short trip to Dolphin & Whale Watching in Gloucester, about 58 minutes away. There's still lots to do: learn the secrets of beer at Granite State Growler Tours, make a trip to Market Square, get engrossed in the history at USS Albacore Museum, and stroll through Hampton Beach State Park.

To find photos, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, use the Portsmouth day trip site.

Columbia to Portsmouth is an approximately 8-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from Columbia in October, expect Portsmouth to be slightly colder, temps between 62°F and 44°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to North Conway.

Things to do in Portsmouth

Tours · Historic Sites · Outdoors · Museums

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Historic Site
Strawbery Banke Museum
4.6

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North Conway

North Conway ©
North Conway combines colonial New England architecture with outlet shops selling goods from some of the world's most recognizable brands, all set amid the scenery of the White Mountains.
Step out of the city life by going to Kancamagus Highway and Mt. Washington Auto Road. Visit The Little White Church and St. Anne's Church for their historical value. When in North Conway, make a side trip to see Sap House Meadery in Center Ossipee, approximately Center Ossipee away. Next up on the itinerary: see the sky in a new way at Mount Washington Observatory Weather Discovery Center, explore the striking landscape at Cathedral Ledge, take in the dramatic scenery at Diana's Baths, and make a trip to Russell-Colbath Homestead.

To see photos, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, read our North Conway tour planner.

You can drive from Portsmouth to North Conway in 2 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus and car; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 62°F in October, and nighttime lows around 45°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Wed) early enough to drive to Lincoln.

Things to do in North Conway

Nature · Parks · Scenic Drive · Outdoors

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Must see
Diana's Baths
4.6

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Lincoln

Lincoln ©
Stretching through the White Mountain National Forest, Lincoln welcomes hikers along the Appalachian Trail.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Flume Gorge and Seven Birches Winery. Take a break from the city and head to Loon Mountain Resort and Off-Road Tours. There's much more to do: get a dose of the wild on Pemi Valley Moose Tours, get great views at Sugar Hill Scenic Vista, stroll around Lost River Gorge and Boulder Caves, and see the interesting displays at New England Ski Museum.

For ratings, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Lincoln trip planner.

You can drive from North Conway to Lincoln in 1.5 hours. Traveling from North Conway in October, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be slightly colder in Lincoln, with lows of 38°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 31st (Sat) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Lincoln

Parks · Outdoors · Tours · Adventure

Side Trips

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Must see
Flume Gorge
4.7
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Off-Road Tour
Off-Road Tours
4.9

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