15 days in Maine Itinerary

15 days in Maine Itinerary

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15 days in Maine Itinerary

Glasgow
Fly:  18​h 15​min
Boothbay Harbor
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
Ogunquit
— 4 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
Camden
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h
Bar Harbor, Mount Desert Island
— 4 nights
Fly:  20​h 45​min
Glasgow

3
days
Boothbay Harbor

Boothbay Harbor is a town in Lincoln County, Maine, United States. Pemaquid Point Lighthouse and Historic New England Castle Tucker will appeal to history buffs. When in Boothbay Harbor, make a side trip to see Popham Beach State Park in Phippsburg, approximately 1 hour away. There's much more to do: admire the natural beauty at Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens, head off the coast to Cabbage Island, look for gifts at Coastal Maine Popcorn Co., and identify plant and animal life at Boothbay Region Land Trust.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Boothbay Harbor trip itinerary planner.

Glasgow, UK to Boothbay Harbor is an approximately 18.5-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Glasgow to Boothbay Harbor is minus 5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 20°C in May, and nighttime lows around 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Ogunquit.

Things to do in Boothbay Harbor

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trips

Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens, Pemaquid Point Lighthouse, Historic New England Castle Tucker, Popham Beach State Park
Highlights from your plan
Popham Beach State Park
Pemaquid Point Lighthouse
Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens

4
days
Ogunquit

Ogunquit means "beautiful place by the sea" in the language of the Native Americans who inhabited the region long ago, and this remains an accurate description of this holiday destination today.
Get some historical perspective at Marginal Way Walkway and St. Ann's Episcopal Church. Relax by the water at Ogunquit Beach and Wells Beach. Explore Ogunquit's surroundings by going to Rachel Carson National Wildlife Refuge (in Wells) and Old Orchard Beach (in Old Orchard Beach). There's lots more to do: take in the dramatic natural features at Perkins Cove, kick back and relax at Long Sands Beach, visit a coastal fixture at Cape Neddick Nubble Lighthouse, and get your bearings at Ogunquit Memorial Library.

To find ratings, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Ogunquit itinerary builder.

Traveling by car from Boothbay Harbor to Ogunquit takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and train; or do a combination of taxi, bus, and train. In May in Ogunquit, expect temperatures between 22°C during the day and 8°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Wed) early enough to drive to Camden.

Things to do in Ogunquit

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Wells, Cape Neddick Nubble Lighthouse, Long Sands Beach, Old Orchard Beach, St. Ann's Episcopal Church
Highlights from your plan
Ogunquit Beach
Marginal Way Walkway
Old Orchard Beach

2
days
Camden

Camden is a town in Knox County, Maine, United States. Kick off your visit on the 31st (Thu): see the interesting displays at Owls Head Transportation Museum, steep yourself in history at Farnsworth Art Museum, and then take in the awesome beauty at Mount Battie. On the 1st (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: make a trip to Curtis Island Light, learn about winemaking at Cellardoor Winery, and then immerse yourself in nature at Camden Hills State Park.

To see maps, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Camden custom trip planner.

You can drive from Ogunquit to Camden in 2.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of train and bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Expect slightly colder weather when traveling from Ogunquit in May: highs in Camden hover around 17°C, while lows dip to 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Fri) to allow time to drive to Bar Harbor.

Things to do in Camden

Parks Nature Museums

Side Trips

Owls Head Transportation Museum, Cellardoor Winery, Farnsworth Art Museum
Highlights from your plan
Mount Battie
Cellardoor Winery
Farnsworth Art Museum

4
days
Bar Harbor, Mount Desert Island

Bar Harbor is a town on Mount Desert Island in Hancock County, Maine, United States. Bar Harbor is known for nature, wildlife, trails, adventure, and classes. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: identify plant and animal life at Shore Path, get up close to creatures of the deep with a dolphin and whale watching tour, cruise along Park Loop Road, and take in the awesome beauty at Cadillac Mountain.

To see maps, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Bar Harbor tour planner.

Traveling by car from Camden to Bar Harbor takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In June, daily temperatures in Bar Harbor can reach 23°C, while at night they dip to 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Tue) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Bar Harbor

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trip

Acadia National Park
Highlights from your plan
Shore Path
Mount Desert Island
Cadillac Mountain

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