12 days in New Hampshire Itinerary

12 days in New Hampshire Itinerary

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12 days in New Hampshire Itinerary

Start: Jacksonville
+2
bus + Fly + bus:  21​h 15​min
1
Lincoln
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
2
North Conway
— 4 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
3
Hampton
— 3 nights
Drive + Fly:  9​h 30​min
End: Jacksonville

3
nights
Lincoln

Lincoln ©
Stretching through the White Mountain National Forest, Lincoln welcomes hikers along the Appalachian Trail.
Change things up with these side-trips from Lincoln: West Rattlesnake Mountain (in Holderness), Bretton Woods (in Bretton Woods) and Funspot (in Weirs Beach). Next up on the itinerary: whizz through the canopy at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks, find something for the whole family at Ice Castles, stop by Fadden's General Store, and examine the collection at New England Ski Museum.

To find photos, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Lincoln trip maker .

Jacksonville to Lincoln is an approximately 21.5-hour car ride. You can also do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. Expect colder temperatures when traveling from Jacksonville in April; daily highs in Lincoln reach 53°F and lows reach 31°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Tue) so you can drive to North Conway.

Things to do in Lincoln

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Franconia, West Rattlesnake Mountain, Bretton Woods at Mount Washington Resort, Fadden's General Store, Funspot
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West Rattlesnake Mountain ©
West Rattlesnake Mountain
Flume Gorge ©
Flume Gorge
The Basin at Franconia Notch State Park ©

4
nights
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.
Change things up with a short trip to Mt Washington Auto Rd in Gorham (about 46 minutes away). On the 25th (Thu), spend an exhilarating day on the slopes at Cranmore Mountain Resort. Next up on the itinerary: take a memorable drive along Kancamagus Highway, find something for the whole family at Story Land, see the sky in a new way at Mount Washington Observatory Weather Discovery Center, and take in the dramatic scenery at Diana's Baths.

To find traveler tips, photos, maps, and other tourist information, read our North Conway day trip app .

Traveling by car from Lincoln to North Conway takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 54°F in April, and nighttime lows around 36°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Sat) so you can travel to Hampton.

Things to do in North Conway

Outdoors Parks Winter Sports

Side Trips

Honeymoon Bridge, Story Land, Mount Washington Auto Road
Highlights from your plan
Kancamagus Highway ©
Kancamagus Highway
Diana's Baths ©
Diana's Baths
Cranmore Mountain Resort ©
Cranmore Mountain Resort

3
nights
Hampton

Hampton ©
Hampton is a town in Rockingham County, New Hampshire, United States. Get out of town with these interesting Hampton side-trips: Currier Museum of Art (in Manchester) and Benson Park (in Hudson). And it doesn't end there: enjoy the sand and surf at Hampton Beach State Park, admire all the interesting features of The Farm at Eastman's Corner, don't miss a visit to Market Square, and explore the different monuments and memorials at St. John's Episcopal Church.

For traveler tips, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Hampton trip itinerary planner.

Drive from North Conway to Hampton in 2 hours. In April in Hampton, expect temperatures between 55°F during the day and 36°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 30th (Tue) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Hampton

Parks Museums Beaches

Side Trips

Portsmouth, Benson Park, Currier Museum of Art, The Farm at Eastman's Corner
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Hampton Beach State Park ©
Hampton Beach State Park
Benson Park ©
Benson Park
Currier Museum of Art
Currier Museum of Art

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