5 days in Vermont, New Hampshire & Maine Itinerary

5 days in Vermont, New Hampshire & Maine Itinerary

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Stowe
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Lincoln
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North Conway
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Portland
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Stowe

Stowe ©

The Ski Capital of the East

Stowe bustles in winter when skiers and snowboarders flock here to challenge themselves on the long, steep trails careening down Vermont's tallest peak, Mt.
Kick off your visit on the 8th (Thu): explore the activities along Mad River.

For reviews, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Stowe trip itinerary maker app.

Washington DC to Stowe is an approximately 10-hour car ride. You can also fly; or drive; or take a train. In October, Stowe is slightly colder than Washington DC - with highs of 60°F and lows of 39°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Fri) early enough to drive to Lincoln.

Things to do in Stowe

Parks · Outdoors · Nature · Scenic Drive

Side Trips

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Cady Hill Forest ©
Cady Hill Forest
Green Mountain Distillers ©
Green Mountain Distillers
Stowe Cider ©
Stowe Cider

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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 10th (Sat): explore and take pictures at Franconia Notch, stroll through Artist Bluff Trail, tour the pleasant surroundings at Echo Lake Beach, then admire the sheer force of Georgiana Falls, then look for gifts at Fadden's General Store, and finally contemplate the waterfront views at Cascade Falls.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Lincoln trip planner.

You can drive from Stowe to Lincoln in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a bus. In October, daytime highs in Lincoln are 60°F, while nighttime lows are 38°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Sat) so you can go by car to North Conway.

Things to do in Lincoln

Parks · Outdoors · Nature · Scenic Drive

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Franconia Notch ©
Franconia Notch
Echo Lake Beach ©
Echo Lake Beach
Artist Bluff Trail ©
Artist Bluff Trail

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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 11th (Sun): look for gifts at North Conway 5 and 10, play a few rounds at North Conway Country Club, see the sights as you ascend with International Mountain Climbing School, then take in the dramatic natural features at White Horse Ledge, and finally immerse yourself in nature at Echo Lake State Park.

To find other places to visit, photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, read North Conway trip builder site.

You can drive from Lincoln to North Conway in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Traveling from Lincoln in October, plan for somewhat warmer nights in North Conway, with lows around 45°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Portland.

Things to do in North Conway

Outdoors · Nature · Parks · Classes

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
Echo Lake State Park ©
Echo Lake State Park
White Horse Ledge ©
White Horse Ledge
North Conway Country Club ©
North Conway Country Club

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Portland

Portland ©

The Forest City

Maine's biggest and perhaps most vibrant city, Portland was established as a fishing village in 1633 and grew to become New England's largest port.
Start off your visit on the 12th (Mon): get outside with Red Claws Basketball, get some jogging in at Greenbelt Walkway, then explore the landscape on two wheels at Spring Point Shoreway, then visit Diamond Cove, and finally steep yourself in history at Fort Gorges.

To see maps, ratings, photos, and tourist information, go to the Portland online itinerary maker.

Getting from North Conway to Portland by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: do a combination of taxi and bus. In October, daytime highs in Portland are 62°F, while nighttime lows are 43°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Portland

Outdoors · Parks · Trails · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
Red Claws Basketball ©
Red Claws Basketball
Spring Point Shoreway ©
Spring Point Shoreway
Fort Gorges ©
Fort Gorges

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