8 days in New Hampshire Itinerary

8 days in New Hampshire Itinerary

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8 days in New Hampshire Itinerary

Start: Tampa
+2
Fly + foot + bus:  7​h
1
Portsmouth
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h
2
North Conway
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
3
Lincoln
— 4 nights
+2
bus + taxi + Fly:  8​h
End: Tampa

1
night
Portsmouth

Portsmouth is a city in Rockingham County, New Hampshire, in the United States. To find more things to do, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, read our Portsmouth tour itinerary planner.

Tampa to Portsmouth is an approximately 7-hour combination of flight and bus. You can also do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Tampa in August; daily highs in Portsmouth reach 80°F and lows reach 60°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to North Conway.

Things to do in Portsmouth

Outdoors Wildlife Tours

Side Trips

Dolphin & Whale Watching, Hampton Beach State Park
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Dolphin & Whale Watching
Hampton Beach State Park ©
Hampton Beach State Park

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.
On the 7th (Wed), stop by Covered Bridge Shoppe, take a peaceful walk through White Mountain National Forest, and then admire the sheer force of Diana's Baths. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: get engrossed in the history at Wright Museum of WWII and then cruise along Mt Washington Auto Rd.

To find ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the North Conway trip planner .

Drive from Portsmouth to North Conway in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Traveling from Portsmouth in August, you will find days in North Conway are a bit cooler (75°F), and nights are about the same (59°F). Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Thu) so you can go by car to Lincoln.

Things to do in North Conway

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trips

Mount Washington Auto Road, White Mountain National Forest, Wright Museum of WWII, Covered Bridge Shoppe
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White Mountain National Forest ©
White Mountain National Forest
Diana's Baths ©
Diana's Baths
Wright Museum of WWII ©
Wright Museum of WWII

4
nights
Lincoln

Lincoln ©
Stretching through the White Mountain National Forest, Lincoln welcomes hikers along the Appalachian Trail.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Beaver Brook Falls Natural Area and Sabbaday Falls. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Lincoln: Saint-Gaudens National Historic Site (in Cornish) and Hermit Woods Winery (in Meredith). The adventure continues: make a splash at Whales Tale Waterpark, take in the dramatic natural features at Flume Gorge, stop by Chutters, and examine the collection at New England Ski Museum.

To find ratings, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Lincoln trip itinerary builder site .

Drive from North Conway to Lincoln in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Plan for little chillier nights when traveling from North Conway in August since evenings lows in Lincoln dip to 54°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Lincoln

Parks Nature Theme Parks

Side Trips

Littleton, Franconia, Beaver Brook Falls Natural Area, Hermit Woods Winery, Sabbaday Falls
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Flume Gorge ©
Flume Gorge
Whales Tale Waterpark ©
Whales Tale Waterpark
Saint-Gaudens National Historic Site ©

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