Definitely Take A Summer Day Trip To This Charming Town In New Hampshire
New Hampshire is known for small-town charm, but one small mountain town in New Hampshire has something special about it. An Ivy League University, cafes, bookshops, and galleries, all set in the stunning natural surroundings of western New Hampshire make Hanover the perfect town for a day trip.
Of course, the biggest attraction in Hanover is Dartmouth College. The sprawling green is the centerpiece of the town, and the college's historic buildings are breathtaking.
To start your day in Dartmouth, enjoy a coffee or a muffin on the green and watch people from all over the world who have come to New Hampshire for their education. When you're done there, it's worth strolling around Hanover just appreciating the historic buildings in town.
Make your way over to Main Street in Hanover, which is full of boutique shops and galleries, perfect for a stroll.
Shops like Hanover Strings provide great quality products with local touches.
For lunch, check out The Skinny Pancake. The recently-opened restaurant boasts crepes that are unlike anything you've ever tried before.
Next, visit the Hood Museum of Art, which has art and artifacts from throughout American history.
After the museum, have a cocktail or a coffee at the historic Hanover Inn.
When you're recharged, head toward to Connecticut River for an afternoon of boating. If you didn't bring your own kayak don't worry - plenty of outfitters in town will rent you a boat and help coordinate your paddle.
End the day with a show or a concert at the Hopkins Center for the Arts, where you'll enjoy top-notch entertainment.
Have you been to this charming town in New Hampshire? You’ll love getting to know the western part of New Hampshire, and taking in the natural beauty and cultural opportunities in Hanover!
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