6 days in Portsmouth & Jackson Itinerary

6 days in Portsmouth & Jackson Itinerary

Created using Inspirock United States attractions planner

©
Make it your trip
Fly
1
Portsmouth
— 3 nights
Fly
2
Jackson
— 2 nights
Fly

S M T W T F S
6
7
8
9
10
11
12

Portsmouth

— 3 nights
Portsmouth is a city in Rockingham County, New Hampshire, in the United States. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Castle Hill on the Crane Estate and Isles of Shoals. Step out of the city life by going to Odiorne Point State Park and Wingaersheek Beach. Go for a jaunt from Portsmouth to Ipswich to see Crane Beach about 54 minutes away. The adventure continues: take in nature's colorful creations at Moffatt-Ladd House & Garden, stroll the grounds of Point of Graves, enjoy the sea views from Portsmouth Harbor Lighthouse, and get up close to creatures of the deep with a dolphin and whale watching tour.

For photos, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Portsmouth sightseeing site.

Tampa to Portsmouth is an approximately 4.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Tampa in June, you will find days in Portsmouth are little chillier (75°F), and nights are colder (56°F). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Wed) to allow time to fly to Jackson.

Things to do in Portsmouth

Parks · Historic Sites · Outdoors · Beaches

Side Trips

Jackson

— 2 nights
Jackson, officially the City of Jackson, is the capital city and largest urban center of the U.S. state of Mississippi. On the 10th (Thu), admire the striking features of Old Capitol Museum, admire the masterpieces at Mississippi Museum of Art, then make a trip to Mississippi State Capitol, and finally steep yourself in history at Medgar Evers Home. On the 11th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: get a new perspective on nature at Mississippi Museum of Natural Science, steep yourself in history at Eudora Welty House and Garden, and then head outdoors with Trustmark Park.

To find more things to do, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Jackson trip website.

You can fly from Portsmouth to Jackson in 7 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Portsmouth to Jackson due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Portsmouth in June, things will get a bit warmer in Jackson: highs are around 89°F and lows about 71°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Fri) to allow time to fly back home.

Things to do in Jackson

Museums · Historic Sites · Outdoors

Side Trip