5 days in New Hampshire Itinerary

5 days in New Hampshire Itinerary

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5 days in New Hampshire Itinerary

Start: New York City
Fly + taxi:  4​h
1
Portsmouth
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 15​min
2
Lincoln
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 15​min
3
Glen
— 2 nights
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  5​h 15​min
End: New York City

1
night
Portsmouth

Portsmouth ©
Portsmouth is a city in Rockingham County, New Hampshire, in the United States. On the 26th (Fri), look for gifts at The Salt Cellar and then stroll through Hampton Beach State Park. On the next day, get engrossed in the history at USS Albacore Museum, then walk around Prescott Park, then contemplate the long history of Strawbery Banke Museum, and finally don't miss a visit to Market Square.

For reviews, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Portsmouth trip itinerary maker .

New York City to Portsmouth is an approximately 4-hour combination of flight and taxi. You can also do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. Traveling from New York City in July, expect Portsmouth to be little chillier, temps between 81°F and 63°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Lincoln.

Things to do in Portsmouth

Parks Museums Outdoors

Side Trip

Hampton Beach State Park
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Hampton Beach State Park ©
Hampton Beach State Park
Strawbery Banke Museum ©
Strawbery Banke Museum
Prescott Park ©
Prescott Park

1
night
Lincoln

Lincoln ©
Stretching through the White Mountain National Forest, Lincoln welcomes hikers along the Appalachian Trail.
Start off your visit on the 28th (Sun): explore the striking landscape at Flume Gorge, explore the striking landscape at The Basin at Franconia Notch State Park, and then kick your exploration up a notch at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Lincoln road trip planning site .

Traveling by car from Portsmouth to Lincoln takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and bus; or take a bus. Traveling from Portsmouth in July, Lincoln is slightly colder at night with lows of 57°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Sun) so you can go by car to Glen.

Things to do in Lincoln

Parks Nature Tours

Side Trip

Franconia
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Flume Gorge ©
Flume Gorge
The Basin at Franconia Notch State Park ©

2
nights
Glen

Glen ©
Start off your visit on the 29th (Mon): explore and take pictures at Mount Washington Auto Road and then find something for the whole family at Story Land. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take in the dramatic natural features at Cathedral Ledge, pause for some serene contemplation at The Little White Church, then look and learn at Mount Washington Observatory Weather Discovery Center, and finally take in the dramatic scenery at Diana's Baths.

For reviews, maps, photos, and tourist information, use the Glen trip itinerary planner.

Drive from Lincoln to Glen in 1.5 hours. In July, plan for daily highs up to 78°F, and evening lows to 61°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Glen

Parks Theme Parks Nature

Side Trips

North Conway, Mount Washington Auto Road, The Little White Church
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Story Land ©
Story Land
Mount Washington Auto Road ©
Mount Washington Auto Road
Diana's Baths ©
Diana's Baths

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