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Isles of Shoals, Portsmouth

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#11 of 50 in Things to do in Portsmouth
Island · Hidden Gem · Nature / Park
The Isles of Shoals are a group of small islands and tidal ledges situated approximately 6 miles (10 km) off the east coast of the United States, straddling the border of the states of Maine and New Hampshire.

They have been occupied for more than 400 years, first by fishing communities and more recently as the site of private homes, a large seasonal hotel and a marine research facility.

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  • Great trip! We arrived at approximately 10:30 am and made our way towards the front of the boat. We handed our tickets to the employee and headed to the top floor of the boat. We bought the Isles of.....  more »
  • very nice location small island with tremendous ocean views and views of the mainland. Boat trip was easy, self tour was relaxing. It was spring and seaguls were nesting, cant get too close to them.  more »
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  • Although currently under construction it was still a great tour around the island
  • Worth the visit

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