9 days in New Hampshire & Brattleboro Itinerary

9 days in New Hampshire & Brattleboro Itinerary

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9 days in New Hampshire & Brattleboro Itinerary

Start: Palm Springs
Fly + bus:  8​h 45​min
1
Manchester
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 30​min
2
Lincoln
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 15​min
3
North Conway
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
4
Hampton
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 45​min
5
Brattleboro
— 3 nights
Drive + Fly:  11​h
End: Palm Springs

1
night
Manchester

Manchester ©
Manchester is the largest city in the U.S. On the 2nd (Wed), admire the masterpieces at Andres Institute of Art and then identify plant and animal life at Beaver Brook Association. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: pause for some serene contemplation at Saint Joseph Cathedral, explore the world behind art at Currier Museum of Art, indulge your thirst for a good beer at Anheuser-Busch Brewery Tours, then do a tasting at Fulchino Vineyard, and finally delve into the lush surroundings at Massabesic Audubon Center.

For ratings, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Manchester journey planner .

Palm Springs to Manchester is an approximately 9-hour combination of flight and bus. You can also fly; or drive. The time zone difference moving from Pacific Standard Time to Eastern Standard Time is 3 hours. Prepare for cooler weather when traveling from Palm Springs in October: high temperatures in Manchester hover around 64°F and lows are around 45°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Thu) so you can drive to Lincoln.

Things to do in Manchester

Wildlife Parks Museums

Side Trips

Hollis, Anheuser-Busch Brewery Tours, Andres Institute of Art, Massabesic Audubon Center
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Beaver Brook Association ©
Beaver Brook Association
Andres Institute of Art ©
Andres Institute of Art
Fulchino Vineyard ©
Fulchino Vineyard

1
night
Lincoln

Lincoln ©
Stretching through the White Mountain National Forest, Lincoln welcomes hikers along the Appalachian Trail.
On the 4th (Fri), admire the sheer force of Flume Gorge, then do a tasting at Seven Birches Winery, and then identify plant and animal life at Lost River Gorge and Boulder Caves.

To find reviews, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Lincoln trip builder tool .

Getting from Manchester to Lincoln by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. Traveling from Manchester in October, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit cooler in Lincoln, with lows of 38°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Fri) early enough to go by car to North Conway.

Things to do in Lincoln

Parks Wildlife Nature

Side Trips

Lost River Gorge and Boulder Caves, Flume Gorge
Highlights from your plan
Seven Birches Winery ©
Seven Birches Winery
Flume Gorge ©
Flume Gorge
Lost River Gorge and Boulder Caves ©

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 5th (Sat), admire the sheer force of Arethusa Falls, then admire the sheer force of Crawford Notch State Park, and then take in the dramatic scenery at Echo Lake State Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 6th (Sun): glide through natural beauty at Great Glen Trails Outdoor Center and then take a memorable drive along Kancamagus Highway.

To find more things to do, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the North Conway vacation builder tool .

Traveling by car from Lincoln to North Conway takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Traveling from Lincoln in October, plan for a bit warmer nights in North Conway, with lows around 45°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Hampton.

Things to do in North Conway

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Hart's Location, Great Glen Trails Outdoor Center, Echo Lake State Park
Highlights from your plan
Arethusa Falls ©
Arethusa Falls
Great Glen Trails Outdoor Center ©
Great Glen Trails Outdoor Center
Crawford Notch State Park ©
Crawford Notch State Park

1
night
Hampton

Hampton is a town in Rockingham County, New Hampshire, United States. On the 7th (Mon), trek along Salisbury Rail Trail, then enjoy the sand and surf at Hampton Beach State Park, and then see majestic marine mammals with a dolphin and whale watching tour.

To see reviews, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Hampton tour itinerary planner.

You can drive from North Conway to Hampton in 2 hours. In October, daily temperatures in Hampton can reach 62°F, while at night they dip to 44°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Mon) so you can travel to Brattleboro.

Things to do in Hampton

Outdoors Wildlife Tours

Side Trips

Salisbury Rail Trail, Dolphin & Whale Watching
Highlights from your plan
Dolphin & Whale Watching
Hampton Beach State Park ©
Hampton Beach State Park

3
nights
Brattleboro

Brattleboro ©
Brattleboro, originally Brattleborough, is a town in Windham County, Vermont, United States. On the 8th (Tue), take in the dramatic scenery at Lye Brook Falls, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at The Old First Church, and then admire the masterpieces at The Clark Art Institute. Here are some ideas for day two: brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Saxtons River Distillery, then explore the world behind art at Williams College Museum of Art, and then take in the awesome beauty at Mount Greylock.

To see reviews, maps, photos, and other tourist information, read Brattleboro tour itinerary planner .

You can drive from Hampton to Brattleboro in 2.5 hours. In October, plan for daily highs up to 62°F, and evening lows to 40°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 10th (Thu) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Brattleboro

Nature Parks Museums

Side Trips

Williamstown, Lye Brook Falls, Mount Greylock, The Old First Church, The Art of Humor Gallery
Highlights from your plan
The Old First Church ©
The Old First Church
Williams College Museum of Art ©
Williams College Museum of Art
Mount Greylock ©
Mount Greylock

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