- TripBuzz discovered 118 different types of activities for couples in the Rye area, including Beaches (like Wallis Sands State Beach), National & State Parks (like Odiorne Point State Park), Whale Watching Tours (like Granite State Whale Watch, Inc.) and Distilleries (like Sea Hagg Distillery LLC), and much more.
- We discovered a total of 173 date ideas in or near Rye, New Hampshire, including 161 fun or romantic activities in nearby cities within 25 miles like Newburyport, Portsmouth, Ogunquit and Haverhill.
Affording a lovely view of the Isle of Shoals, the Wallis Sands State Beach is one of the most popular in New Hampshire. The beach has a clean, sandy shore and a soft bed in the shallow areas, making it popular with children and families.
Island Cruises has several cruise offerings for exploring the New Hampshire seacoast, from their informative lobster trips to their 2 to 3 hour tours of nearby islands. Lunch and dinner are also available on their Star Island Walkabout.
Whale enthusiasts flock to Granite State Whale Watch, Inc., a touring company heaquartered in Rye, New Hampshire. Tourists regularly encounter humpback whales, pilot whales, right whales and many other fascinating marine species.
Whale-watching excursions led by Atlantic Whale Watch depart regularly from New Hampshire's Rye Harbor. The company also conducts chartered fishing expeditions in the Atlantic Ocean. Call or email Atlantic Whale Watch to make reservations.
In addition to selling surf boards and other accessories, Summer Sessions Surf Shop offers a variety of surf programs for visitors of all ages. The lessons provide training on how to use a surf board with knowledgeable instructors.