10 days in Acadia National Park, Bar Harbor & Camden Itinerary

10 days in Acadia National Park, Bar Harbor & Camden Itinerary

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10 days in Acadia National Park, Bar Harbor & Camden Itinerary

Start: Acadia National Park
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Acadia National Park
— 3 nights
Drive:  30​min
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Bar Harbor
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
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Camden
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h
End: Acadia National Park

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nights
Acadia National Park

Acadia National Park ©
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 itinerary includes some good beach time at Sand Beach and Champlain Mountain & Beehive Loop Trail. Visiting Park Loop Road and Cadillac Mountain will get you outdoors. There's still lots to do: contemplate the waterfront views at Jordan Pond Path Trailhead, explore the striking landscape at Thunder Hole, delve into the lush surroundings at Indian Point Blagden Preserve, and stroll through Jordan Cliffs Trail.

For photos, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Acadia National Park planner .

Use the Route module to find travel options from your starting location to Acadia National Park. In July, daytime highs in Acadia National Park are 75°F, while nighttime lows are 58°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Bar Harbor.

Things to do in Acadia National Park

Parks Outdoors Trails

Side Trip

Mount Desert Island
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Cadillac Mountain ©
Cadillac Mountain
Park Loop Road ©
Park Loop Road
Champlain Mountain & Beehive Loop Trail ©

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Bar Harbor

Bar Harbor ©
Bar Harbor is a town on Mount Desert Island in Hancock County, Maine, United States. Kick off your visit on the 16th (Tue): look for all kinds of wild species at Shore Path, then examine the collection at Abbe Museum, and then head off the coast to Mount Desert Island. Here are some ideas for day two: go for a walk through Compass Harbor Trail, then play a few rounds at Pirate's Cove Miniature Golf, and then see majestic marine mammals with a dolphin and whale watching tour.

To find more things to do, maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Bar Harbor trip itinerary app .

Bar Harbor is just a short distance from Acadia National Park. In July, plan for daily highs up to 75°F, and evening lows to 58°F. On the 18th (Thu), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Camden.

Things to do in Bar Harbor

Outdoors Parks Wildlife
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Shore Path ©
Shore Path
Mount Desert Island ©
Mount Desert Island
Dolphin & Whale Watching

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Camden

Camden ©
Camden is a town in Knox County, Maine, United States. Start off your visit on the 18th (Thu): stroll around Camden Harbor Park and Amphitheatre. Keep things going the next day: steep yourself in history at Farnsworth Art Museum, then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mount Battie, and then admire the majestic nature at Camden Hills State Park.

For more things to do, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Camden online route maker .

Traveling by car from Bar Harbor to Camden takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. July in Camden sees daily highs of 74°F and lows of 58°F at night. On the 21st (Sun), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in Camden

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Boothbay Region Land Trust, Farnsworth Art Museum, Pemaquid Point Lighthouse
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Mount Battie ©
Mount Battie
Camden Hills State Park ©
Camden Hills State Park
Boothbay Region Land Trust ©
Boothbay Region Land Trust

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