8 days in Maine Itinerary

8 days in Maine Itinerary

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8 days in Maine Itinerary

Philadelphia
Fly + taxi:  3​h 30​min
Kennebunkport
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
Camden
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
Acadia National Park, Mount Desert Island
— 3 nights
taxi + Fly:  5​h 45​min
Philadelphia

2
days
Kennebunkport

Kennebunkport is a town in York County, Maine, United States. Kick off your visit on the 5th (Sun): tour the pleasant surroundings at Mount Agamenticus and then stop by When Pigs Fly Company Store. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 6th (Mon): stroll through Footbridge Beach, enjoy the sea views from Cape Neddick Nubble Lighthouse, and then appreciate the extensive heritage of Marginal Way Walkway.

To find ratings, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Kennebunkport holiday planner.

Philadelphia to Kennebunkport is an approximately 3.5-hour combination of flight and taxi. You can also drive; or do a combination of train and taxi. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from Philadelphia in November: high temperatures in Kennebunkport hover around 48°F and lows are around 29°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 7th (Tue) so you can go by car to Camden.

Things to do in Kennebunkport

Historic Sites Parks Beaches

Side Trips

York, Ogunquit, When Pigs Fly Company Store
Highlights from your plan
Mount Agamenticus
Marginal Way Walkway
Cape Neddick Nubble Lighthouse

2
days
Camden

Camden is a town in Knox County, Maine, United States. On the 7th (Tue), do a tasting at Cellardoor Winery, then browse the exhibits of Penobscot Marine Museum, and then steep yourself in history at Fort Knox State Historic Site. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: examine the collection at Owls Head Transportation Museum, visit a coastal fixture at Owls Head Lighthouse, then visit a coastal fixture at Maine Lighthouse Museum, and finally wander the streets of High Street Historic District.

To see reviews, maps, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Camden trip generator.

Drive from Kennebunkport to Camden in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus, train, and taxi. In November, daytime highs in Camden are 47°F, while nighttime lows are 30°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Acadia National Park.

Things to do in Camden

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Owls Head, Fort Knox State Historic Site, Maine Lighthouse Museum, Cellardoor Winery, Penobscot Marine Museum
Highlights from your plan
Owls Head Lighthouse
Cellardoor Winery
Owls Head Transportation Museum

4
days
Acadia National Park, Mount Desert Island

The first national park east of the Mississippi River, Acadia National Park draws visitors with its rugged landscape of ocean shoreline, low-slung granite mountains, dense woodlands, and pristine lakes.
Your inner history buff will appreciate Ship Harbor Nature Trail and St Saviour's Episcopal Church. Escape the urban bustle at Precipice Trail and Gorham Mountain Trail. The adventure continues: explore the activities along Frenchman Bay, do a tasting at Bar Harbor Cellars, visit a coastal fixture at Egg Rock Light, and hike along Bubble Rock.

To find photos, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, read Acadia National Park trip itinerary maker.

Getting from Camden to Acadia National Park by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and taxi. November in Acadia National Park sees daily highs of 46°F and lows of 30°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Acadia National Park

Parks Outdoors Trails

Side Trips

Bar Harbor, Ship Harbor Nature Trail, Quietside Cafe & Ice Cream Shop
Highlights from your plan
Otter Cliff
Mount Desert Island
Bar Harbor Cellars

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