8 days in New Hampshire Itinerary

8 days in New Hampshire Itinerary

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

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Portsmouth

Portsmouth ©
Portsmouth is a city in Rockingham County, New Hampshire, in the United States. Step out of Portsmouth with an excursion to Canobie Lake Park in Salem--about 50 minutes away. And it doesn't end there: stroll through Hampton Beach State Park, take an in-depth tour of USS Albacore Museum, take in nature's colorful creations at Prescott Park, and see majestic marine mammals with a dolphin and whale watching tour.

Discover how to plan a Portsmouth trip in just a few steps with Inspirock's itinerary builder.

New York City to Portsmouth is an approximately 4.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from New York City in September, with highs in Portsmouth at 74°F and lows at 54°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Tue) early enough to go by car to North Conway.

Things to do in Portsmouth

Outdoors · Parks · Theme Parks · Wildlife

Side Trips

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

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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.
Explore North Conway's surroundings by going to Wright Museum of WWII (in Wolfeboro), Mt. Washington Auto Road (in Gorham) and Castle in the Clouds (in Moultonborough). The adventure continues: take a memorable drive along Kancamagus Highway, admire the sheer force of Diana's Baths, look for gifts at Naked Bohemian, and find something for the whole family at Story Land.

For where to stay, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our North Conway trip planner.

You can drive from Portsmouth to North Conway in 2 hours. Another option is to take a bus. September in North Conway sees daily highs of 70°F and lows of 54°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Fri) early enough to drive to Lincoln.

Things to do in North Conway

Outdoors · Scenic Drive · Nature · Theme Parks

Side Trips

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Kancamagus Highway ©
Kancamagus Highway
Mt. Washington Auto Road ©
Mt. Washington Auto Road
Diana's Baths ©
Diana's Baths

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Lincoln

Lincoln ©
Stretching through the White Mountain National Forest, Lincoln welcomes hikers along the Appalachian Trail.
Kick off your visit on the 28th (Sat): take in the dramatic natural features at The Basin at Franconia Notch State Park and then take in the dramatic natural features at Flume Gorge. On the 29th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: stroll around Lost River Gorge and Boulder Caves, then immerse yourself in nature at Franconia Notch State Park, and then snap pictures at Riverwalk Covered Bridge.

To find traveler tips, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Lincoln tour itinerary builder tool.

Traveling by car from North Conway to Lincoln takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Traveling from North Conway in September, plan for a bit cooler nights in Lincoln, with lows around 48°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Sun) early enough to drive back home.

Things to do in Lincoln

Parks · Nature · Wildlife · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Flume Gorge ©
Flume Gorge
Franconia Notch State Park ©
Franconia Notch State Park
Lost River Gorge and Boulder Caves ©
Lost River Gorge and Boulder Caves

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