10 days in Maine Itinerary

10 days in Maine Itinerary

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10 days in Maine Itinerary

Start: Fort Myers, Florida
+3
Bus + Fly + Foot + Bus:  10 h 45 min
1
Bar Harbor, Mount Desert Island
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 45 min
2
Camden
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
3
Boothbay Harbor
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h
4
York
— 3 nights
Fly:  5 h 15 min
End: Fort Myers, Florida

2
nights
Bar Harbor, Mount Desert Island

Bar Harbor is a town on Mount Desert Island in Hancock County, Maine, United States. Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Fri): look for all kinds of wild species at Shore Path, get interesting insight from Tours, then take in the awesome beauty at Cadillac Mountain, and finally go for a walk through Compass Harbor Trail. On the next day, tour the pleasant surroundings at Precipice Trail, examine the collection at The Seal Cove Auto Museum, and then take a memorable drive along Park Loop Road.

For reviews, photos, maps, and tourist information, read Bar Harbor trip planning tool.

Fort Myers to Bar Harbor is an approximately 11-hour combination of bus and flight. You can also do a combination of bus, flight, and car; or drive. Traveling from Fort Myers in October, things will get cooler in Bar Harbor: highs are around 59°F and lows about 42°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Sat) so you can go by car to Camden.

Things to do in Bar Harbor

Parks Outdoors Tours

Side Trips

Acadia National Park, The Seal Cove Auto Museum
Highlights from your plan
Boat Tours & Water Sports
Cadillac Mountain ©
Cadillac Mountain
Shore Path ©
Shore Path

2
nights
Camden

Camden ©
Camden is a town in Knox County, Maine, United States. Start off your visit on the 4th (Sun): stop by French & Brawn Market Place, examine the collection at Owls Head Transportation Museum, don't miss a visit to Curtis Island Light, then do a tasting at Cellardoor Winery, and finally walk around Camden Harbor Park and Amphitheatre. On the 5th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in the awesome beauty at Mount Battie, then immerse yourself in nature at Camden Hills State Park, then admire the masterpieces at Farnsworth Art Museum, and finally take in the exciting artwork at Ducktrap Bay Trading Co.

Start your trip to Camden by creating a personalized itinerary on Inspirock.

You can drive from Bar Harbor to Camden in 2 hours. Another option is to take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 58°F in October, and nighttime lows around 42°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Mon) early enough to drive to Boothbay Harbor.

Things to do in Camden

Parks Museums Nature

Side Trips

Cellardoor Winery, Farnsworth Art Museum, Owls Head Transportation Museum
Highlights from your plan
Mount Battie ©
Mount Battie
Camden Hills State Park ©
Camden Hills State Park
Owls Head Transportation Museum ©
Owls Head Transportation Museum

2
nights
Boothbay Harbor

Boothbay Harbor ©
Boothbay Harbor is a town in Lincoln County, Maine, United States. Kick off your visit on the 6th (Tue): take in nature's colorful creations at Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens, visit a coastal fixture at Pemaquid Point Lighthouse, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at The Wilson Memorial Chapel. Here are some ideas for day two: identify plant and animal life at Boothbay Region Land Trust, see the interesting displays at Maine Maritime Museum, and then make a trip to rendall Fine Art.

To see photos, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Boothbay Harbor journey maker tool.

You can drive from Camden to Boothbay Harbor in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and taxi. In October, daily temperatures in Boothbay Harbor can reach 61°F, while at night they dip to 41°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Wed) early enough to drive to York.

Things to do in Boothbay Harbor

Parks Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

Boothbay, Maine Maritime Museum, Pemaquid Point Lighthouse, rendall Fine Art
Highlights from your plan
Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens ©
Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens
Boothbay Region Land Trust ©
Boothbay Region Land Trust
Pemaquid Point Lighthouse ©
Pemaquid Point Lighthouse

3
nights
York

York ©
York is a town in York County, Maine, United States, near the southern tip of the state. You'll find plenty of places to visit near York: Portland (Allagash Brewing Company, Portland Museum of Art, &more) and Portland Head Light (in Cape Elizabeth). There's still lots to do: get to know the fascinating history of Marginal Way Walkway, view the masterpieces at PANACHE FINE JEWELRY AND ART GALLERY, take in the dramatic natural features at Perkins Cove, and kick back and relax at Ogunquit Beach.

To find photos, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, use the York driving holiday site.

You can drive from Boothbay Harbor to York in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus; or do a combination of taxi and train. In October, daytime highs in York are 62°F, while nighttime lows are 44°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in York

Parks Historic Sites Beaches

Side Trips

Ogunquit, Portland, Wells Beach, Portland Head Light
Highlights from your plan
Marginal Way Walkway ©
Marginal Way Walkway
Nubble Lighthouse ©
Nubble Lighthouse
Portland Head Light ©
Portland Head Light

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