11 days in Maine Itinerary

11 days in Maine Itinerary

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11 days in Maine Itinerary

Start: Philadelphia
Fly:  7​h
1
Bar Harbor, Mount Desert Island
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
2
Rockland
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
3
Boothbay Harbor
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
4
Kennebunkport
— 3 nights
bus + Fly:  6​h
End: Philadelphia

3
nights
Bar Harbor, Mount Desert Island

Bar Harbor ©
Bar Harbor is a town on Mount Desert Island in Hancock County, Maine, United States. Discover out-of-the-way places like Nature & Wildlife Tours and Village Green. Take a break from the city and head to Pirate's Cove Miniature Golf and Gorham Mountain Trail. And it doesn't end there: tour the pleasant surroundings at Agamont Park, take in nature's colorful creations at Asticou Azalea Garden, trek along Bubble Rock, and take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Saviour's Church :.

To find photos, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Bar Harbor tour itinerary builder tool .

Philadelphia to Bar Harbor is an approximately 7-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and car; or drive. Traveling from Philadelphia in August, expect Bar Harbor to be a bit cooler, temps between 75°F and 57°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Tue) so you can go by car to Rockland.

Things to do in Bar Harbor

Parks Outdoors Trails

Side Trips

Acadia National Park, Northeast Harbor
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Asticou Azalea Garden ©
Asticou Azalea Garden
Gorham Mountain Trail ©
Gorham Mountain Trail
St. Saviour's Church : ©
St. Saviour's Church :

2
nights
Rockland

Rockland ©
Rockland is a city in Knox County, Maine, in the United States. Kick off your visit on the 28th (Wed): enjoy the sea views from Maine Lighthouse Museum, then do a tasting at Cellardoor Winery, then go for a walk through Belfast Harborwalk, and finally contemplate the long history of High Street Historic District. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 29th (Thu): explore the galleries of Owls Head Lighthouse, then see the interesting displays at Owls Head Transportation Museum, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Camden Harbor Park and Amphitheatre, and finally appreciate the history behind Andre the Seal Statue.

To see traveler tips, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Rockland trip planner .

You can drive from Bar Harbor to Rockland in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In August in Rockland, expect temperatures between 74°F during the day and 56°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Thu) early enough to drive to Boothbay Harbor.

Things to do in Rockland

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

Camden, Owls Head, Cellardoor Winery, Belfast Harborwalk, Andre the Seal Statue
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Maine Lighthouse Museum ©
Maine Lighthouse Museum
Owls Head Transportation Museum ©
Owls Head Transportation Museum
Owls Head Lighthouse ©
Owls Head Lighthouse

2
nights
Boothbay Harbor

Boothbay Harbor is a town in Lincoln County, Maine, United States. On the 30th (Fri), indulge in some culinary diversions at a local gastronomic tour, immerse yourself in nature at Reid State Park, and then steep yourself in history at The Wilson Memorial Chapel. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: enjoy the sea views from Pemaquid Point Lighthouse, then explore and take pictures at Colonial Pemaquid State Historic Site, and then look for all kinds of wild species at Boothbay Region Land Trust.

To find where to stay, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, read Boothbay Harbor online journey planner .

Drive from Rockland to Boothbay Harbor in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and taxi. In August, daytime highs in Boothbay Harbor are 79°F, while nighttime lows are 57°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Sat) so you can drive to Kennebunkport.

Things to do in Boothbay Harbor

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

The Wilson Memorial Chapel, Colonial Pemaquid State Historic Site, Reid State Park, Pemaquid Point Lighthouse
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Food Tours
Boothbay Region Land Trust ©
Boothbay Region Land Trust
Colonial Pemaquid State Historic Site ©

3
nights
Kennebunkport

Kennebunkport ©
Kennebunkport is a town in York County, Maine, United States. Get some cultural insight at Mount Agamenticus and Abacus. Take a break from the city and head to Wells Reserve at Laudholm and Goose Rocks Beach. Step out of Kennebunkport to go to Ogunquit and see Footbridge Beach, which is approximately 36 minutes away. There's much more to do: enjoy the sand and surf at Kennebunk Beach, examine the collection at Seashore Trolley Museum, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Ann's Episcopal Church, and look for gifts at Scalawags Pet Boutique.

To see traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, use the Kennebunkport trip planner.

Getting from Boothbay Harbor to Kennebunkport by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: do a combination of taxi and bus; or do a combination of taxi and train. August in Kennebunkport sees daily highs of 80°F and lows of 54°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 3rd (Tue) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Kennebunkport

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Ogunquit, Mount Agamenticus, Wells Reserve at Laudholm
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Wells Reserve at Laudholm ©
Wells Reserve at Laudholm
St. Ann's Episcopal Church ©
St. Ann's Episcopal Church
Mount Agamenticus ©
Mount Agamenticus

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