Autumn Delights in Merrimack Valley Vacation Rentals
Brilliant hues reward the visitors who arrive in the Merrimack Valley in autumn. Imagine walking down a country lane towards a covered bridge with the blaze of red maples in the background. This and more awaits you at Merrimack Valley vacation rentals. Allow VRBO to help you select the perfect vacation spot just outside of Manchester or Nashua, New Hampshire. Merrimack Valley runs between both of these larger cities with Londenberry, Deerfield, and Canobie Lake Park as your other destination choices. In perfect Merrimack Valley cabins, you can find peace, relaxation, and rest before trying out Salem with the largest amusement park in the state.
Merrimack Valley Lodging and the Clydesdale’s Home
The most notable attraction in Merrimack Valley is the Anheuser Busch Brewery. The brewery is home to the Clydesdales who have been a historic part of the brewery. Anheuser Busch has a number of cold cellars, a sampling room, stables, and packaging facilities for you to tour on your vacation. You will want to allow for an hour and a half at minimum to tour the facilities and learn about its history. You will definitely catch a glimpse of one or two of the Clydesdales, famous from those Super Bowl commercials. To reach the brewery, take Everett turnpike exit 10 onto Daniel Webster Highway from your Merrimack Valley lodging.
Merrimack Valley Cabins and Nearby Exploration Sites
Merrimack Valley, while predominantly focused on the Clydesdales, has much to offer visitors to Merrimack Valley cabins. Charmingfare Farm is located in Candia where you will see a large collection of agricultural animals and wildlife of New Hampshire. Children who are fascinated with animals will enjoy seeing the black bears, lynx, and wolves located at the zoo. On another day, you might want to relax at Lake Massabesic in Auburn. You are not allowed to swim in the water but kayaking is a viable option; you can also hike the trails at the Audobon Center.
Antique Shopping Near Your Vacation Home
Antique shopping is on the list of the top 10 things to do in Merrimack Valley. From Amherst to Milford, you will find a plethora of antique shops. These places sell almost everything from weathervanes to quilts. It is a way to browse through the history of the area without getting a complete lesson. If you find anything you wish to buy, the stores are more than happy to send your goods home to coincide with the end of your vacation.
Apple Picking for Homemade Apple Pie
New Hampshire is home to farms where you can pick fresh berries, apples, and pumpkins throughout the year. Younger children will get a kick out of the petting zoos, small ponds where you can feed ducks, and other adventure activities. Merrimack Valley vacation rentals are the perfect choices if you want to pick apples and make a homemade apple pie. Your family will want to come back each year to taste the freshest pie they have ever had again and again. The restaurants will also serve fresh berry and apple pies if you wish to relax a bit more on your vacation. After a good home-cooked meal in the dining establishments and a walk around town, you can head back to your cabins to sit down with your fresh pie.
Beautiful Merrimack Valley, New Hampshire
Merrimack Valley is best reached by Highway 3 if you are coming out of Massachusetts and the Boston area. There is not a direct interstate running through New Hampshire from east to west, so a lot of little roads must take you to Merrimack if you elect not to come through Massachusetts. Merrimack Valley runs along the Merrimack River so the drive along Highway 3 will be a beautiful and scenic one.