4 days in New Hampshire Itinerary

4 days in New Hampshire Itinerary

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4 days in New Hampshire Itinerary

Start: New York City
Drive:  6​h 15​min
1
Franconia
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
2
Portsmouth
— 1 night
taxi + Fly:  4​h
End: New York City

2
nights
Franconia

Franconia ©
Franconia is a town in Grafton County, New Hampshire, United States. Start off your visit on the 2nd (Fri): enjoy the sand and surf at Echo Lake Beach, then stroll through Artist Bluff Trail, then examine the collection at New England Ski Museum, and finally explore the activities along Profile Lake. Here are some ideas for day two: take a memorable drive along The Frost Place, take a memorable drive along Franconia Notch, and then head outdoors with Mount Lafayette.

For traveler tips, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, read our Franconia driving holiday planner .

New York City to Franconia is an approximately 6.5-hour car ride. You can also take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. In August, Franconia is a bit cooler than New York City - with highs of 77°F and lows of 52°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Sat) early enough to drive to Portsmouth.

Things to do in Franconia

Outdoors Parks Nature
Highlights from your plan
Echo Lake Beach ©
Echo Lake Beach
Franconia Notch ©
Franconia Notch
The Frost Place ©
The Frost Place

1
night
Portsmouth

Portsmouth ©
Portsmouth is a city in Rockingham County, New Hampshire, in the United States. Start off your visit on the 4th (Sun): cool off at Water Country, stroll around Peirce Island, and then indulge your thirst for a good beer at Earth Eagle Brewings.

To find ratings, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Portsmouth trip builder site .

You can drive from Franconia to Portsmouth in 2.5 hours. Another option is to do a combination of bus and car. Traveling from Franconia in August, expect somewhat warmer with lows of 60°F in Portsmouth. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Sun) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Portsmouth

Theme Parks Breweries & Distilleries Nature
Highlights from your plan
Water Country ©
Water Country
Peirce Island ©
Peirce Island
Earth Eagle Brewings ©
Earth Eagle Brewings

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