7 days in Montpelier, Concord & Portland Itinerary

7 days in Montpelier, Concord & Portland Itinerary

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7 days in Montpelier, Concord & Portland Itinerary

Start: Houston
Fly + Drive:  10​h 30​min
1
Montpelier
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 30​min
2
Concord
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h
3
Portland
— 3 nights
+2
bus + foot + Fly:  8​h 30​min
End: Houston

1
night
Montpelier

Montpelier ©
Montpelier is the capital city of the U.S. Start off your visit on the 19th (Tue): ponder the world of politics at Vermont State House, relax in the rural setting at Morse Farm Maple Sugarworks, then don't miss a visit to Bragg Farm Sugar House & Gift Shop, and finally stroll around Hubbard Park.

To see photos, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Montpelier online trip builder .

Houston to Montpelier is an approximately 10.5-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Houston to Montpelier is 1 hour. In November, Montpelier is cooler than Houston - with highs of 43°F and lows of 26°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Concord.

Things to do in Montpelier

Parks
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Hubbard Park ©
Hubbard Park
Vermont State House ©
Vermont State House
Morse Farm Maple Sugarworks ©
Morse Farm Maple Sugarworks

2
nights
Concord

Concord ©
Concord is the capital city of the U.S. Kick off your visit on the 20th (Wed): trek along Oak Hill Trail, then contemplate the long history of Kimball-Jenkins Estate, then get a sense of history and politics at New Hampshire State House, and finally sample the tasty concoctions at Concord Craft Brewing Company. Here are some ideas for day two: grab your bike and head to Winant Park Hiking Trails, then stop by Gibson's Bookstore, then explore the world behind art at Currier Museum of Art, and finally pause for some photo ops at Daniel Webster Statue.

To find reviews, ratings, and tourist information, read Concord road trip planner .

Traveling by car from Montpelier to Concord takes 2 hours. Traveling from Montpelier in November, expect nights in Concord to be about the same, around 28°F, while days are somewhat warmer, around 49°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Thu) so you can travel to Portland.

Things to do in Concord

Parks Trails Outdoors

Side Trip

Currier Museum of Art
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Kimball-Jenkins Estate ©
Kimball-Jenkins Estate
New Hampshire State House ©
New Hampshire State House
Currier Museum of Art ©
Currier Museum of Art

3
nights
Portland

Portland ©
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.
Change things up with these side-trips from Portland: Marginal Way Walkway (in Ogunquit), St. Ann's Episcopal Church (in Kennebunkport) and Kancamagus Highway (in North Conway). The adventure continues: explore the world behind art at Portland Museum of Art, see the interesting displays at Portland Head Light, sample the tasty concoctions at Allagash Brewery, and visit a coastal fixture at Cape Neddick Nubble Lighthouse.

For more things to do, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Portland trip planner.

You can drive from Concord to Portland in 2 hours. In November, plan for daily highs up to 49°F, and evening lows to 30°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Portland

Historic Sites Scenic Drive Outdoors

Side Trips

St. Ann's Episcopal Church, Marginal Way Walkway, Kancamagus Highway, Nubble Lighthouse, Portland Head Light
Highlights from your plan
Marginal Way Walkway ©
Marginal Way Walkway
Portland Museum of Art ©
Portland Museum of Art
Kancamagus Highway ©
Kancamagus Highway

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