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Portsmouth Harbor Trail

Market Square, Portsmouth, NH 03801
+1 603-610-5510
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Take a self-guided tour of Portsmouth

There is so much to see and do in Portsmouth, New Hampshire, on the road from Boston to Newport to... read more

Reviewed 2 October 2017
Taylor B
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Chicago, Illinois
Easy to follow

Great tour loads of information great views . Really easy to follow ,surprising history ,some areas... read more

Reviewed 23 August 2017
westmorejo
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Newport, United Kingdom
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A scenic walking route that includes important historic landmarks in the Portsmouth area.
  • Excellent58%
  • Very good34%
  • Average0%
  • Poor8%
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“market square” (3 reviews)
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Market Square, Portsmouth, NH 03801
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Reviewed 2 October 2017

There is so much to see and do in Portsmouth, New Hampshire, on the road from Boston to Newport to Bar Harbor, that it is recommended to buy a map and take a self-guided tour of the historic town that dates to 1623. There are...More

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Reviewed 23 August 2017

Great tour loads of information great views . Really easy to follow ,surprising history ,some areas not easy access for disabled

Thank westmorejo
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Reviewed 26 July 2017

Great walking tour in Portsmouth. Lots of things to see along the harbor. Well worth the time spent.

Thank Tom B
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Reviewed 23 July 2017

We took this tour that starts at the Kiosk in Market Square yesterday. It was great, the guide was knowledgeable and had lots of tidbits of information that she really enjoyed sharing with the others on the tour.

1  Thank freewillie58
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Reviewed 17 July 2017

Stop and watch the ships/boats come and go from the harbor. The tugs are funs to see. The bridge is a great view.

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Reviewed 13 January 2017

There is no better way around Portsmouth than to walk. There is sight seeing with many historical locations. But the Harbor walk is quiet and fun and perfect to get away from the crowds.

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Reviewed 30 October 2016

Great fun wandering along the Portsmouth harbor. I walked over the bridge to Badger's Island, Maine and then watched them elevate the roadway to make room for a ship passing underneath. The scenery and architecture are interesting and worth an hour or two.

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Reviewed 1 August 2016

We had just finished the gardens nearby and decided to walk along part of the waterfront. It wasn't crowded and tide was out. Saw the lift bridge in action and nice to see the tugs and boats of all sizes moored beside the docks. The...More

Thank SweetSydneyToronto
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Reviewed 20 July 2016 via mobile

Went today to check out the Portsmouth Harbor and it was lovely! Not crowded on a Wednesday night!! I also found garage parking located 6 minutes walking distace to the Harbor for ONLY $1.25 USD an hour! There was a band playing right by the...More

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Reviewed 9 February 2016

This is a beautiful walk to take in any kind of weather (except in a blizzard, a torrential rainstorm, or a very cold, windy day). The views of the bridge and the Kittery coastline are wonderful, Prescott Park is great, there are picnic tables and...More

1  Thank NHjo
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Response from westmorejo | Reviewed this property |
Hi you can spend as long as you like . If you only have a couple of hours or several days
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