8 days in New Hampshire Itinerary

8 days in New Hampshire Itinerary

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Fly to Portland International Jetport, Drive to Jackson
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Jackson
— 2 nights
Drive
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Lincoln
— 3 nights
Drive
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Portsmouth
— 2 nights
Fly

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Jackson

Jackson is a town in Carroll County, New Hampshire, United States. Get outdoors at Glen Ellis Falls and Arethusa Falls. Discover out-of-the-way places like Echo Lake State Park and White Mountains. There's still lots to do: admire the verdant scenery at Mount Washington Valley, admire the sheer force of Crawford Notch State Park, look and learn at Mount Washington Observatory Weather Discovery Center, and look for gifts at Ravenwood Curio Shoppe.

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Nashville to Jackson is an approximately 6.5-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Nashville to Jackson is 1 hour. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from Nashville in October; daily highs in Jackson reach 62°F and lows reach 45°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Tue) so you can go by car to Lincoln.

Things to do in Jackson

Parks · Nature · Spas · Outdoors

Side Trips

Highlights from your trip
Arethusa Falls ©
Must see
Arethusa Falls
4.8
White Mountains ©
Must see
White Mountains
4.7

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Lincoln

Stretching through the White Mountain National Forest, Lincoln welcomes hikers along the Appalachian Trail.
Flume Gorge and Seven Birches Winery are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Explore hidden gems such as Echo Lake Beach and Indian Head. And it doesn't end there: explore and take pictures at The Frost Place, admire the sheer force of Cascade Falls, look for gifts at Fadden's General Store, and take a peaceful walk through Franconia Notch.

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You can drive from Jackson to Lincoln in 1.5 hours. Expect a bit cooler evenings in Lincoln when traveling from Jackson in October, with lows around 38°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 30th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Portsmouth.

Things to do in Lincoln

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Highlights from your trip
Franconia Notch ©
Must see
Franconia Notch
4.8
Echo Lake Beach ©
Must see
Echo Lake Beach
4.5

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Portsmouth

Portsmouth is a city in Rockingham County, New Hampshire, in the United States. Kick off your visit on the 31st (Sat): steep yourself in history at Strawbery Banke Museum, then walk around Fort McClary State Historic Site, then enjoy the sea views from Portsmouth Harbor Lighthouse, and finally admire the majestic nature at Odiorne Point State Park. Here are some ideas for day two: appreciate the extensive heritage of Harbour Place Marina, steep yourself in history at Warner House, and then contemplate the long history of Governor John Langdon House.

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You can drive from Lincoln to Portsmouth in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and taxi; or take a bus. Expect a bit warmer evenings in Portsmouth when traveling from Lincoln in October, with lows around 44°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Portsmouth

Historic Sites · Parks · Nature · Museums

Side Trips

Highlights from your trip
Warner House ©
Must see
Warner House
4.5

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