New Hampshire Vacations
Romantic New Hampshire Getaways in White Mountains, Portsmouth or Lake Winnipesaukee
Planing your New Hampshire Vacations? Here are some ideas for romantic New Hampshire getaways or honeymoon in White Mountains, Portsmouth and Lake Winnipesaukee.
New Hampshire Getaways in White Mountains
The charm and seduction of the beautiful and pristine White Mountains, located in northern New Hampshire, offers many opportunities for romantic New Hampshire getaways.
Inside the White Mountain National Forest are 1,300 miles of trails that cross rugged, spectacular scenery. Active couples can climb above the tree line for splendid views or observe more than 400 wildlife species -- loons, white-tailed deer, and moose.
A Mount Washington Cruise is a great destination for a romantic New England vacations evening. Many of the cruises provide buffet dinner and dancing. Depending on whether you want an intimate or active evening choose a cruise where music and dancing is organized. Make sure your special evening cruise coincides with the sunset so you can enjoy great deck views of the lake as the sun sets.
If climbing is not an activity you are particularly fond of then another great attraction on your New Hampshire getaway that might me more to your liking is a trip on the Conway Scenic Railway. On the Valley Train you can enjoy in comfort the scenery of the Mt. Washington Valley countryside and surrounding White Mountains as you travel back in time from the historic North Conway train station to either Conway or Bartlett.
New Hampshire vacation's highlight: Mt. Washington Auto Road.
For more romance highlighted by beautiful scenery visit the Mt. Washington Auto Road. This 140+ year old road is often described as the road to the sky and with ever-changing weather and foliage every trip is unique. Every year for a couple of Sundays in the Summer you can drive yourself to the summit and view the sunrise from the highest peak in the Northeast.
Portsmouth, New Hampshire Vacations
In late June Portsmouth (1.5 hours from Lake Winnipesaukee) hosts the annual Portsmouth Jazz Festival on the New Hampshire waterfront. And the Prescott Park Arts Festival, set amidst flowers and fountains, can be enjoyed all summer on romantic New England getaway.
Go for a swim and a romantic stroll along long, sandy beaches or the happening boardwalk just south of the city at Hampton State Beach. More romantic things to do on New Hampshire getaways in Portsmouth:
• Check out Broadway shows presented all summer the Hampton Playhouse.
• Take a sunset harbor cruise or travel on a whale-watching expedition from Barker Wharf in search of pirouetting humpbacks and dolphins.
• Head to Portsmouth Brewery for some ales and lagers.
Hope you enjoy your romantic New Hampshire vacations and getaways!
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