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. To find other places to visit, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Portsmouth trip planner .

Houston to Portsmouth is an approximately 8-hour combination of flight and bus. You can also drive; or take a bus. The time zone changes from Central Standard Time to Eastern Standard Time, which is usually a 1 hour difference. Traveling from Houston in December, expect Portsmouth to be cooler, temps between 38°F and 25°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Fri) so you can go by car to Plymouth.

Things to do in Portsmouth

Historic Sites Museums Parks
Highlights from your plan
USS Albacore Museum ©
USS Albacore Museum
Moffatt-Ladd House & Garden ©
Moffatt-Ladd House & Garden
Strawbery Banke Museum ©
Strawbery Banke Museum

1
night
Plymouth

Plymouth ©
Plymouth is a town in Grafton County, New Hampshire, United States, in the White Mountains Region. On the 28th (Sat), admire all the interesting features of Moulton Farm, examine the collection at American Police Motorcycle Museum, then do a tasting at Hermit Woods Winery, then take an in-depth tour of Museum of the White Mountains, and finally stroll around Langdon Park.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Plymouth trip planner .

Drive from Portsmouth to Plymouth in 2 hours. Traveling from Portsmouth in December, plan for slightly colder nights in Plymouth, with lows around 19°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Sat) early enough to travel to Hanover.

Things to do in Plymouth

Museums Parks Wineries

Side Trip

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

1
night
Hanover

Hanover
Hanover is a town along the Connecticut River in Grafton County, New Hampshire, United States. Start off your visit on the 29th (Sun): explore the galleries of Montshire Museum of Science, admire the masterpieces 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.

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You can drive from Plymouth to Hanover in 1.5 hours. In December, plan for daily highs up to 35°F, and evening lows to 20°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 29th (Sun) so you can travel to Rindge.

Things to do in Hanover

Museums Wildlife Parks

Side Trip

Montshire Museum of Science
Highlights from your plan
Hood Museum of Art
Hood Museum of Art
Montshire Museum of Science ©
Montshire Museum of Science
Dartmouth College ©
Dartmouth College

2
nights
Rindge

Rindge ©
Rindge is a town in Cheshire County, New Hampshire, United States. Start off your visit on the 30th (Mon): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Saint Joseph's Abbey, then explore the world behind art at Andres Institute of Art, then steep yourself in history at Pickety Place, and finally take some stellar pictures from Cathedral of the Pines. Keep things going the next day: experience rural life at Nashoba Valley Winery, then see the interesting displays at Museum of Russian Icons, and then pause for some serene contemplation at Old Stone Church.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Rindge itinerary tool .

You can drive from Hanover to Rindge in 2 hours. In December, daily temperatures in Rindge can reach 36°F, while at night they dip to 22°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Tue) to allow time to drive to Manchester.

Things to do in Rindge

Historic Sites Museums Wineries

Side Trips

Nashoba Valley Winery, Pickety Place, The Old Stone Church, Museum of Russian Icons, Andres Institute of Art
Highlights from your plan
Cathedral of the Pines ©
Cathedral of the Pines
Museum of Russian Icons ©
Museum of Russian Icons
Pickety Place ©
Pickety Place

2
nights
Manchester

Manchester ©
Manchester is the largest city in the U.S. On the 1st (Wed), engage your brain at SEE Science Center, then get engrossed in the history at Millyard Museum, then explore the world behind art at Currier Museum of Art, and finally admire all the interesting features of SNHU Arena. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Massabesic, then indulge your thirst for a good beer at Stark Brewing Company, and then examine the collection at New Hampshire Telephone Museum.

To find where to stay, reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Manchester online route planner .

Traveling by car from Rindge to Manchester takes 1.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 39°F in December, and nighttime lows around 25°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 2nd (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Manchester

Museums Parks Nature

Side Trip

New Hampshire Telephone Museum
Highlights from your plan
SEE Science Center ©
SEE Science Center
Currier Museum of Art
Currier Museum of Art
New Hampshire Telephone Museum ©
New Hampshire Telephone Museum

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