3 days in New Hampshire Itinerary

3 days in New Hampshire Itinerary

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3 days in New Hampshire Itinerary

Start: Charlotte
Fly:  4​h
1
Manchester
— Few hours
Drive:  2​h 15​min
2
North Conway
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 15​min
3
Lincoln
— 1 night
+2
bus + taxi + Fly:  6​h 45​min
End: Charlotte

few
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Manchester

Manchester
Manchester is the largest city in the U.S. Kick off your visit on the 12th (Sat): explore the world behind art at Currier Museum of Art and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Saint Joseph Cathedral.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Manchester vacation planner.

Charlotte to Manchester is an approximately 4-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from Charlotte in October: high temperatures in Manchester hover around 64°F and lows are around 45°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Sat) early enough to drive to North Conway.

Things to do in Manchester

Museums Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Currier Museum of Art
Currier Museum of Art
Saint Joseph Cathedral ©
Saint Joseph Cathedral

1
night
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.
Start off your visit on the 13th (Sun): look and learn at Mount Washington Observatory Weather Discovery Center, take in the dramatic scenery at Diana's Baths, and then take a memorable drive along Kancamagus Highway.

For other places to visit, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, read North Conway tour planner .

You can drive from Manchester to North Conway in 2.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. In October, daytime highs in North Conway are 62°F, while nighttime lows are 45°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Sun) so you can drive to Lincoln.

Things to do in North Conway

Outdoors Scenic Drive Nature
Highlights from your plan
Kancamagus Highway ©
Kancamagus Highway
Diana's Baths ©
Diana's Baths

1
night
Lincoln

Lincoln ©
Stretching through the White Mountain National Forest, Lincoln welcomes hikers along the Appalachian Trail.
On the 14th (Mon), make a trip to Blair Bridge, then kick your exploration up a notch at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks, and then get to know the fascinating history of Flume Gorge.

To find ratings, more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, read our Lincoln journey maker website .

Getting from North Conway to Lincoln by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. Expect little chillier evenings in Lincoln when traveling from North Conway in October, with lows around 38°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Lincoln

Outdoors Historic Sites Nature

Side Trips

Blair Bridge, Flume Gorge
Highlights from your plan
Flume Gorge ©
Flume Gorge
Blair Bridge ©
Blair Bridge

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