10 days in Maine Itinerary

10 days in Maine Itinerary

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10 days in Maine Itinerary

Start: Madison
+3
bus + Fly + foot + bus:  9​h 15​min
1
Ogunquit
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h
2
Boothbay Harbor
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 15​min
3
Camden
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
4
Bar Harbor, Mount Desert Island
— 3 nights
Fly:  10​h
End: Madison

2
nights
Ogunquit

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.
You'll get in some beach time at Ogunquit Beach and Wells Beach. Visiting Perkins Cove and Old Orchard Beach will get you outdoors. Explore Ogunquit's surroundings by going to Portland Head Light (in Cape Elizabeth), W. Robert Paine Gallery (in Kennebunkport) and Portland Museum of Art (in Portland). The adventure continues: get to know the fascinating history of Marginal Way Walkway, explore the world behind art at Ogunquit Museum of American Art, and enjoy the sea views from Cape Neddick Nubble Lighthouse.

To find reviews, traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Ogunquit trip maker app .

Madison to Ogunquit is an approximately 9.5-hour combination of bus and flight. You can also do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. Traveling from Madison to Ogunquit, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. In July, daytime highs in Ogunquit are 81°F, while nighttime lows are 58°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Mon) so you can go by car to Boothbay Harbor.

Things to do in Ogunquit

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Portland Head Light, Nubble Lighthouse, Old Orchard Beach, Wells Beach, W. Robert Paine Gallery
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Portland Head Light ©
Portland Head Light
Marginal Way Walkway ©
Marginal Way Walkway
Nubble Lighthouse ©
Nubble Lighthouse

1
night
Boothbay Harbor

Boothbay Harbor ©
Boothbay Harbor is a town in Lincoln County, Maine, United States. Kick off your visit on the 16th (Tue): identify plant and animal life at Boothbay Region Land Trust, take in nature's colorful creations at Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens, and then shop like a local with Abacus Gallery.

To find photos, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Boothbay Harbor itinerary website .

Getting from Ogunquit to Boothbay Harbor by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: do a combination of train and taxi; or do a combination of bus and taxi. In July in Boothbay Harbor, expect temperatures between 79°F during the day and 59°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Camden.

Things to do in Boothbay Harbor

Parks Wildlife Shopping

Side Trip

Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens
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Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens ©
Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens
Boothbay Region Land Trust ©
Boothbay Region Land Trust

2
nights
Camden

Camden ©
Camden is a town in Knox County, Maine, United States. Kick off your visit on the 17th (Wed): examine the collection at Owls Head Transportation Museum, go for a walk through Finnish Church and Heritage House, then browse the exhibits of Farnsworth Art Museum, and finally take in the awesome beauty at Mount Battie. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 18th (Thu): browse the exhibits of Owls Head Lighthouse, then visit a coastal fixture at Maine Lighthouse Museum, then stop by Fiore Artisan Olive Oils and Vinegars, and finally admire the majestic nature at Camden Hills State Park.

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

Traveling by car from Boothbay Harbor to Camden takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus. Traveling from Boothbay Harbor in July, you will find days in Camden are slightly colder (74°F), and nights are about the same (58°F). Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Bar Harbor.

Things to do in Camden

Museums Parks Nature

Side Trips

Rockland, Owls Head, Finnish Church and Heritage House
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Farnsworth Art Museum ©
Farnsworth Art Museum
Mount Battie ©
Mount Battie
Owls Head Transportation Museum ©
Owls Head Transportation Museum

3
nights
Bar Harbor, Mount Desert Island

Bar Harbor ©
Bar Harbor is a town on Mount Desert Island in Hancock County, Maine, United States. Get outdoors at Shore Path and Cadillac Mountain. And it doesn't end there: head off the coast to Mount Desert Island, make a trip to Land Bridge to Bar Island, see the interesting displays at The Seal Cove Auto Museum, and go for a walk through Compass Harbor Trail.

To find photos, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Bar Harbor trip itinerary maker app .

You can drive from Camden to Bar Harbor in 2 hours. Another option is to take a bus. In July, daytime highs in Bar Harbor are 75°F, while nighttime lows are 58°F. On the 21st (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Bar Harbor

Wildlife Outdoors Parks

Side Trips

Acadia National Park, The Seal Cove Auto Museum
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Cadillac Mountain ©
Cadillac Mountain
Shore Path ©
Shore Path
The Seal Cove Auto Museum ©
The Seal Cove Auto Museum

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