8 days in New Hampshire & Maine Itinerary

8 days in New Hampshire & Maine Itinerary

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Hampton
— 1 night
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Ogunquit
— 3 nights
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Old Orchard Beach
— 2 nights
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Phippsburg
— 1 night

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Hampton

Hampton ©
Hampton is a town in Rockingham County, New Hampshire, United States. Kick off your visit on the 14th (Fri): kick back and relax at North Beach, enjoy the sand and surf at North Hampton State Beach, and then kick back and relax at Hampton Beach State Park. Keep things going the next day: visit a coastal fixture at Portsmouth Harbor Lighthouse, then contemplate the long history of Strawbery Banke Museum, then kick back and relax at Wallis Sands State Beach, and finally kick back and relax at Jenness State Beach.

For traveler tips, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, read our Hampton road trip planning site.

Boston to Hampton is an approximately 1-hour car ride. Expect little chillier evenings in Hampton when traveling from Boston in August, with lows around 60°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Ogunquit.

Things to do in Hampton

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Historic Sites

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Hampton Beach State Park ©
Hampton Beach State Park
Strawbery Banke Museum ©
Strawbery Banke Museum
Portsmouth Harbor Lighthouse ©
Portsmouth Harbor Lighthouse

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Ogunquit

Ogunquit ©
Ogunquit means "beautiful place by the sea" in the language of the Native Americans who inhabited the region long ago, and this remains an accurate description of this holiday destination today.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Marginal Way Walkway and Nubble Lighthouse. Your itinerary includes some good beach time at Ogunquit Beach and Long Sands Beach. There's still lots to do: kick back and relax at Footbridge Beach, stroll through Parsons Beach, take in the exciting artwork at PANACHE FINE JEWELRY AND ART GALLERY, and admire the masterpieces at George Marshall Store Gallery.

To find where to stay, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, use the Ogunquit trip itinerary builder tool.

Drive from Hampton to Ogunquit in an hour. Expect a bit cooler evenings in Ogunquit when traveling from Hampton in August, with lows around 54°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Old Orchard Beach.

Things to do in Ogunquit

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Historic Sites

Side Trips

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Marginal Way Walkway ©
Marginal Way Walkway
Nubble Lighthouse ©
Nubble Lighthouse
Ogunquit Beach ©
Ogunquit Beach

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Old Orchard Beach

Old Orchard Beach ©
Old Orchard Beach is a town and census-designated place (CDP) in York County, Maine, United States. Kick off your visit on the 19th (Wed): enjoy the sand and surf at Ferry Beach, then learn about winemaking at Maine Mead Works, then enjoy the sea views from Portland Head Light, and finally enjoy the sand and surf at Pine Point Beach. On the next day, enjoy breathtaking views from Portland Observatory, then kick back and relax at Casco Bay, then kick back and relax at Old Orchard Beach, and finally enjoy the sand and surf at Fortunes Rocks Beach.

To see maps, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, read Old Orchard Beach travel route app.

You can drive from Ogunquit to Old Orchard Beach in an hour. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus, train, and taxi. In August, daily temperatures in Old Orchard Beach can reach 79°F, while at night they dip to 59°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Thu) early enough to drive to Phippsburg.

Things to do in Old Orchard Beach

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Historic Sites

Side Trips

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Old Orchard Beach ©
Old Orchard Beach
Portland Head Light ©
Portland Head Light
Casco Bay ©
Casco Bay

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Phippsburg

Phippsburg ©
Phippsburg is a town in Sagadahoc County, Maine, United States, on the west side of the mouth of the Kennebec River. Kick off your visit on the 21st (Fri): enjoy the sand and surf at Popham Beach State Park, contemplate the long history of Fort Popham State Historic Site, then visit a coastal fixture at Doubling Point Lighthouse, and finally kick back and relax at Reid State Park.

For where to stay, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Phippsburg online trip itinerary planner.

Drive from Old Orchard Beach to Phippsburg in 1.5 hours. In August, daytime highs in Phippsburg are 79°F, while nighttime lows are 57°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Phippsburg

Outdoors · Nature · Parks · Beaches

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Popham Beach State Park ©
Popham Beach State Park
Doubling Point Lighthouse ©
Doubling Point Lighthouse
Fort Popham State Historic Site ©
Fort Popham State Historic Site

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