15 days in New Hampshire Itinerary

15 days in New Hampshire Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Portsmouth
— 2 nights
2
Wolfeboro
— 2 nights
3
Jackson
— 4 nights
4
Lincoln
— 3 nights
5
Peterborough
— 3 nights

2
nights
Portsmouth

Portsmouth ©
Portsmouth is a city in Rockingham County, New Hampshire, in the United States. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Portsmouth: Plaistow Town Forest (in Plaistow), Smoky Quartz Distillery (in Seabrook) and Massabesic Audubon Center (in Auburn). There's much more to do: take in the spiritual surroundings of St. John's Episcopal Church, kick back and relax at North Hampton State Beach, see majestic marine mammals with a dolphin and whale watching tour, and see the interesting displays at Exeter Historical Society.

To find reviews, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Portsmouth trip planning tool.

Washington DC to Portsmouth is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Prepare for a bit cooler weather when traveling from Washington DC in September: high temperatures in Portsmouth hover around °F and lows are around °F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 3rd (Tue) early enough to go by car to Wolfeboro.

Things to do in Portsmouth

Outdoors Parks Nature

Side Trips

North Hampton State Beach, Plaistow Town Forest, Dolphin & Whale Watching, Exeter Historical Society, Smoky Quartz Distillery
Highlights from your plan
Massabesic Audubon Center ©
Massabesic Audubon Center
St. John's Episcopal Church ©
St. John's Episcopal Church
North Hampton State Beach ©
North Hampton State Beach

2
nights
Wolfeboro

Wolfeboro ©
Wolfeboro is a town in Carroll County, New Hampshire, United States. Start off your visit on the 4th (Wed): bet on your favorite at Rusty Wallace Racing Experience, thenexperience rural life at Angelic Farm, and then take an in-depth tour of Wright Museum of WWII. On the 5th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: relax in the rural setting at Carter Hill Orchard, thenexplore the landscape on two wheels at Winant Park Hiking Trails, and then trek along Oak Hill Trail.

For traveler tips, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, use the Wolfeboro trip itinerary maker site.

Drive from Portsmouth to Wolfeboro in 1.5 hours. In September, daytime highs in Wolfeboro are °F, while nighttime lows are °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Thu) so you can travel to Jackson.

Things to do in Wolfeboro

Trails Outdoors Parks

Side Trips

Concord, Angelic Farm, Rusty Wallace Racing Experience
Highlights from your plan
Wright Museum of WWII ©
Wright Museum of WWII
Carter Hill Orchard ©
Carter Hill Orchard

4
nights
Jackson

Jackson ©
Jackson is a town in Carroll County, New Hampshire, United States. Step out of Jackson with an excursion to The Little White Church in Eaton--about 40 minutes away. There's still lots to do: admire the sheer force of Glen Ellis Falls, tour the pleasant surroundings at Cathedral Ledge, look and learn at Mount Washington Observatory Weather Discovery Center, and take a memorable drive along Kancamagus Highway.

To find more things to do, photos, maps, and other tourist information, read Jackson day trip planner.

Drive from Wolfeboro to Jackson in 1.5 hours. In September in Jackson, expect temperatures between °F during the day and °F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Lincoln.

Things to do in Jackson

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

North Conway, The Little White Church, Rocky Gorge, Conway Loop, Rocky Gorge
Highlights from your plan
Kancamagus Highway ©
Kancamagus Highway
Glen Ellis Falls ©
Glen Ellis Falls
Jackson Falls ©
Jackson Falls

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) and Saint-Gaudens National Historic Site (in Cornish). And it doesn't end there: admire the majestic nature at Franconia Notch State Park, trek along Zealand Falls Trail, make a trip to Franconia-Sugar Hill-Easton, and explore the striking landscape of White Mountain National Forest.

To see photos, reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Lincoln trip planner.

You can drive from Jackson to Lincoln in 1.5 hours. Plan for a bit cooler nights when traveling from Jackson in September since evenings lows in Lincoln dip to °F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Thu) so you can travel to Peterborough.

Things to do in Lincoln

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trips

Franconia, New Hampshire, Blair Bridge, West Rattlesnake Mountain, Saint-Gaudens National Historic Site
Highlights from your plan
West Rattlesnake Mountain ©
West Rattlesnake Mountain
Franconia Notch State Park ©
Franconia Notch State Park
White Mountain National Forest ©
White Mountain National Forest

3
nights
Peterborough

Peterborough ©
Peterborough is a town in Hillsborough County, New Hampshire, United States. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Peterborough: Pitcher Mountain (in Stoddard), Keene Swampbats (in Keene) and Monadnock Berries (in Troy). There's still lots to do: relax in the rural setting at Twin Elm Farm LLC, immerse yourself in nature at Miller State Park, look for all kinds of wild species at Sheiling Forest, and browse for treasures at Bowerbird & Friends Antiques.

To see reviews, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Peterborough trip app.

You can drive from Lincoln to Peterborough in 2 hours. Expect a daytime high around °F in September, and nighttime lows around °F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Peterborough

Nature Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Troy, Pitcher Mountain, Keene Swampbats, Friendly Farm, Five Stone Arch Bridges
Highlights from your plan
Miller State Park ©
Miller State Park
Twin Elm Farm LLC ©
Twin Elm Farm LLC
Bowerbird & Friends Antiques ©
Bowerbird & Friends Antiques

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