8 days in United States Itinerary

8 days in United States Itinerary

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8 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Houston
+2
Fly + foot + bus:  7​h 45​min
1
Portsmouth
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 45​min
2
Plymouth
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h
3
Hanover
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h
4
Rindge
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
5
Manchester
— 2 nights
Fly:  7​h 15​min
End: Houston

1
night
Portsmouth

Portsmouth ©
Portsmouth is a city in Rockingham County, New Hampshire, in the United States. For where to stay, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Portsmouth trip tool .

Houston to Portsmouth is an approximately 8-hour combination of flight and bus. You can also drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Houston to Portsmouth, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Expect colder temperatures when traveling from Houston in December; daily highs in Portsmouth reach 38°F and lows reach 25°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Fri) early enough to drive to Plymouth.

Things to do in Portsmouth

Historic Sites Parks Nature

Side Trips

Smuttynose Brewing, Portsmouth Harbor Lighthouse, Mount Agamenticus
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Moffatt-Ladd House & Garden ©
Moffatt-Ladd House & Garden
Portsmouth Harbor Lighthouse ©
Portsmouth Harbor Lighthouse
Mount Agamenticus ©
Mount Agamenticus

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Plymouth

Plymouth ©
Plymouth is a town in Grafton County, New Hampshire, United States, in the White Mountains Region. Kick off your visit on the 28th (Sat): fly down the slopes at Tenney Mountain, then take an in-depth tour of Museum of the White Mountains, then do a tasting at Hermit Woods Winery, and finally see the interesting displays at American Police Motorcycle Museum.

For maps, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Plymouth trip planner.

Getting from Portsmouth to Plymouth by car takes about 2 hours. Traveling from Portsmouth in December, expect little chillier with lows of 19°F in Plymouth. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Sat) so you can travel to Hanover.

Things to do in Plymouth

Parks Outdoors Winter Sports

Side Trip

Meredith
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American Police Motorcycle Museum ©
American Police Motorcycle Museum
Hermit Woods Winery ©
Hermit Woods Winery
Museum of the White Mountains ©
Museum of the White Mountains

1
night
Hanover

Hanover
Hanover is a town along the Connecticut River in Grafton County, New Hampshire, United States. Kick off your visit on the 29th (Sun): explore the engaging exhibits at Montshire Museum of Science, explore the world behind art at Hood Museum of Art, then explore and take pictures at Baker-Berry Library at Dartmouth College, and finally admire all the interesting features of Dartmouth College.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Hanover online holiday planner .

Traveling by car from Plymouth to Hanover takes 1.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 35°F in December, and nighttime lows around 20°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Sun) early enough to travel to Rindge.

Things to do in Hanover

Museums Parks Wildlife

Side Trip

Montshire Museum of Science
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Hood Museum of Art
Hood Museum of Art
Montshire Museum of Science ©
Montshire Museum of Science
Dartmouth College ©
Dartmouth College

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nights
Rindge

Rindge ©
Rindge is a town in Cheshire County, New Hampshire, United States. On the 30th (Mon), take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedral of the Pines, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Saint Joseph's Abbey, then steep yourself in history at Historic Deerfield, and finally see the interesting displays at Montague Bookmill. On the next day, steep yourself in history at Pickety Place, then admire the masterpieces at Andres Institute of Art, and then learn about winemaking at Nashoba Valley Winery.

To see other places to visit, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Rindge road trip planner .

You can drive from Hanover to Rindge in 2 hours. In December, daytime highs in Rindge are 36°F, while nighttime lows are 22°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 31st (Tue) so you can go by car to Manchester.

Things to do in Rindge

Historic Sites Museums Wineries

Side Trips

Andres Institute of Art, Montague Bookmill, Pickety Place, Nashoba Valley Winery, Saint Joseph's Abbey
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Cathedral of the Pines ©
Cathedral of the Pines
Saint Joseph's Abbey ©
Saint Joseph's Abbey
Pickety Place ©
Pickety Place

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nights
Manchester

Manchester ©
Manchester is the largest city in the U.S. Kick off your visit on the 1st (Wed): explore the activities along Lake Massabesic, pause for some serene contemplation at Saint Joseph Cathedral, then get curious at SEE Science Center, and finally examine the collection at Millyard Museum. On your second day here, walk around Livingston Park, then test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms, and then explore and take pictures at SNHU Arena.

To find ratings, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Manchester trip itinerary builder .

You can drive from Rindge to Manchester in 1.5 hours. December in Manchester sees daily highs of 39°F and lows of 25°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Manchester

Parks Museums Nature
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SEE Science Center ©
SEE Science Center
Saint Joseph Cathedral ©
Saint Joseph Cathedral
Lake Massabesic ©
Lake Massabesic

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