8 days in New Hampshire Itinerary

8 days in New Hampshire Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Lincoln
— 3 nights
2
North Conway
— 2 nights
3
Portsmouth
— 2 nights

3
nights
Lincoln

Lincoln ©
Stretching through the White Mountain National Forest, Lincoln welcomes hikers along the Appalachian Trail.
Get some historical perspective at Saint-Gaudens National Historic Site and The Frost Place. Discover out-of-the-way places like Harman's Cheese & Country Store and Sugar Hill Scenic Vista. There's lots more to do: explore the striking landscape at Flume Gorge, take in the dramatic scenery at Sabbaday Falls, take in the exciting artwork at The Gallery at WREN, and stroll around Lost River Gorge and Boulder Caves.

To see where to stay, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Lincoln travel planner.

Tampa to Lincoln is an approximately 8-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. When traveling from Tampa in August, plan for a bit cooler days in Lincoln, with highs around °F, while nights are colder with lows around °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Thu) to allow time to drive to North Conway.

Things to do in Lincoln

Parks Historic Sites Nature

Side Trips

Franconia, Sabbaday Falls, Saint-Gaudens National Historic Site, The Gallery at WREN, Harman's Cheese & Country Store
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Harman's Cheese & Country Store ©
Harman's Cheese & Country Store
The Frost Place ©
The Frost Place
Flume Gorge ©
Flume Gorge

2
nights
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.
Kick off your visit on the 9th (Fri): see the sky in a new way at Mount Washington Observatory Weather Discovery Center, thenview the masterpieces at North Conway League of NH Craftsmen Fine Arts Gallery, thentake a peaceful walk through White Mountain National Forest, and finally look for gifts at The Old Country Store. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: admire the sheer force of Diana's Baths, thenview the masterpieces at Jackson Art Studio & Gallery, and then cruise along Mount Washington Auto Road.

To find traveler tips, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our North Conway trip planning website.

Drive from Lincoln to North Conway in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In August, daily temperatures in North Conway can reach °F, while at night they dip to °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Portsmouth.

Things to do in North Conway

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trips

The Old Country Store, Jackson Art Studio & Gallery, White Mountain National Forest, Mount Washington Auto Road
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Mount Washington Auto Road ©
Mount Washington Auto Road
White Mountain National Forest ©
White Mountain National Forest
The Old Country Store ©
The Old Country Store

2
nights
Portsmouth

Portsmouth is a city in Rockingham County, New Hampshire, in the United States. On the 11th (Sun), shop like a local with Tendercrop Farm, thensteep yourself in history at Strawbery Banke Museum, and then get up close to creatures of the deep with a dolphin and whale watching tour. On the 12th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: visit a coastal fixture at Portsmouth Harbor Lighthouse, thenexplore the different monuments and memorials at St. John's Episcopal Church, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Hampton Beach State Park.

To see other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, use the Portsmouth online tour itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from North Conway to Portsmouth takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. August in Portsmouth sees daily highs of °F and lows of °F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Portsmouth

Outdoors Tours Wildlife

Side Trips

Hampton Beach State Park, Portsmouth Harbor Lighthouse, Dolphin & Whale Watching, Tendercrop Farm
Highlights from your plan
Dolphin & Whale Watching
Portsmouth Harbor Lighthouse ©
Portsmouth Harbor Lighthouse
Tendercrop Farm ©
Tendercrop Farm

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