5 days in New Hampshire Itinerary

5 days in New Hampshire Itinerary

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Portsmouth
— 1 day
2
North Conway
— 2 nights
3
Lincoln
— 2 nights

1
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Portsmouth

Portsmouth ©
Portsmouth is a city in Rockingham County, New Hampshire, in the United States. Kick off your visit on the 12th (Mon): take an in-depth tour of Strawbery Banke Museum, then stroll through Hampton Beach State Park, and then don't miss a visit to Market Square.

For more things to do, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Portsmouth road trip planning website.

Boston to Portsmouth is an approximately 1.5-hour car ride. You can also take a bus. Plan for little chillier nights when traveling from Boston in August since evenings lows in Portsmouth dip to 60°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Mon) so you can go by car to North Conway.

Things to do in Portsmouth

Outdoors · Beaches · Parks

Side Trip

Hampton Beach State Park
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Hampton Beach State Park ©
Hampton Beach State Park
Strawbery Banke Museum ©
Strawbery Banke Museum
Market Square
Market Square

2
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.
Start off your visit on the 13th (Tue): admire all the interesting features of Mt. Washington Auto Road and then get in on the family fun at Story Land. On the next day, see the sky in a new way at Mount Washington Observatory Weather Discovery Center, take in the dramatic scenery at Diana's Baths, then cruise along Kancamagus Highway, and finally look for gifts at Naked Bohemian.

To see reviews, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the North Conway trip builder tool.

You can drive from Portsmouth to North Conway in 2 hours. Another option is to take a bus. Traveling from Portsmouth in August, you will find days in North Conway are slightly colder (75°F), and nights are about the same (59°F). Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Wed) so you can drive to Lincoln.

Things to do in North Conway

Scenic Drive · Outdoors · Theme Parks

Side Trips

Mt. Washington Auto Road, Story Land
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Mt. Washington Auto Road ©
Mt. Washington Auto Road
Story Land ©
Story Land
Kancamagus Highway ©
Kancamagus Highway

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Lincoln

Lincoln ©
Stretching through the White Mountain National Forest, Lincoln welcomes hikers along the Appalachian Trail.
Start off your visit on the 15th (Thu): explore the striking landscape at Flume Gorge and then take in the dramatic natural features at The Basin at Franconia Notch State Park. On the next day, look for gifts at Beyond Obsession, then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at West Rattlesnake Mountain, and then admire the majestic nature at Franconia Notch State Park.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Lincoln tour itinerary builder site.

Traveling by car from North Conway to Lincoln takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect little chillier evenings in Lincoln when traveling from North Conway in August, with lows around 54°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Fri) so you can drive back home.

Things to do in Lincoln

Nature · Parks · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Franconia, West Rattlesnake Mountain, Beyond Obsession
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Flume Gorge ©
Flume Gorge
The Basin at Franconia Notch State Park ©
The Basin at Franconia Notch State Park
Franconia Notch State Park ©
Franconia Notch State Park

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