11 days in Maine Itinerary

11 days in Maine Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Columbus
Fly + Bus:  7 h
1
Ogunquit
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h
2
Boothbay Harbor
— 3 nights
Drive:  3 h
3
Bar Harbor, Mount Desert Island
— 3 nights
Drive:  1 h 45 min
4
Camden
— 2 nights
Fly:  6 h
End: Columbus

2
nights
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.
On the 1st (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take a memorable tour with Tours, see the interesting displays at Umbrella Cover Museum, and then look for all kinds of wild species at Wells Reserve at Laudholm.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, read Ogunquit day trip planning tool.

Columbus to Ogunquit is an approximately 7.5-hour combination of flight and bus. You can also drive; or take a bus. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Columbus in June; daily highs in Ogunquit reach 75°F and lows reach 52°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Thu) early enough to drive to Boothbay Harbor.

Things to do in Ogunquit

Wildlife Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Fishing Charters & Tours, Umbrella Cover Museum, Wells Reserve at Laudholm, Portland Head Light
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Fishing Charters & Tours
Wells Reserve at Laudholm ©
Wells Reserve at Laudholm
Marginal Way Walkway ©
Marginal Way Walkway

3
nights
Boothbay Harbor

Boothbay Harbor ©
Boothbay Harbor is a town in Lincoln County, Maine, United States. Discover out-of-the-way places like Maine Wildlife Park and Maine State Museum. You'll explore and learn at Joshua L. Chamberlain Museum and Abacus Gallery. Venture out of the city with trips to Popham Beach State Park (in Phippsburg), Giant's Stairs Trail (in Bailey Island) and Reid State Park (in Georgetown). There's more to do: identify plant and animal life at Boothbay Region Land Trust.

To find other places to visit, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, use the Boothbay Harbor tour itinerary maker.

Traveling by car from Ogunquit to Boothbay Harbor takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and train; or do a combination of bus and taxi. Expect a daytime high around 79°F in July, and nighttime lows around 59°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Bar Harbor.

Things to do in Boothbay Harbor

Parks Outdoors Wildlife

Side Trips

Joshua L. Chamberlain Museum, Maine State Museum, Popham Beach State Park, Giant's Stairs Trail, Maine Wildlife Park
Highlights from your plan
Maine Wildlife Park ©
Maine Wildlife Park
Boothbay Region Land Trust ©
Boothbay Region Land Trust
Popham Beach State Park ©
Popham Beach State Park

3
nights
Bar Harbor, Mount Desert Island

Bar Harbor ©
Bar Harbor is a town on Mount Desert Island in Hancock County, Maine, United States. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Bubble Rock and Pirate's Cove Miniature Golf. Get in touch with nature at Great Head Trail and Bar Island Trails. When in Bar Harbor, make a side trip to see Wonderland Trail in Southwest Harbor, approximately Southwest Harbor away. The adventure continues: surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour, take an in-depth tour of Somesville Historical Museum and Gardens, explore the activities along Frenchman Bay, and look for all kinds of wild species at Shore Path.

To find where to stay, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, read our Bar Harbor journey builder tool.

Traveling by car from Boothbay Harbor to Bar Harbor takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus. In July, daytime highs in Bar Harbor are 75°F, while nighttime lows are 58°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Wed) so you can go by car to Camden.

Things to do in Bar Harbor

Outdoors Parks Trails

Side Trips

Acadia National Park, Wonderland Trail, The Seal Cove Auto Museum, Somesville Historical Museum and Gardens
Highlights from your plan
Bar Island Trails ©
Bar Island Trails
The Seal Cove Auto Museum ©
The Seal Cove Auto Museum
Wonderland Trail ©
Wonderland Trail

2
nights
Camden

Camden ©
Kick off your visit on the 9th (Thu): enjoy the sea views from Marshall Point Lighthouse Museum, enjoy the sea views from Owls Head Lighthouse, and then admire the majestic nature at Owl's Head State Park. On your second day here, take in the awesome beauty at Mount Battie, thenexplore the galleries of Maine Lighthouse Museum, and then examine the collection at Owls Head Transportation Museum.

To see more things to do, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Camden trip itinerary maker site.

Traveling by car from Bar Harbor to Camden takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In July, plan for daily highs up to 74°F, and evening lows to 58°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Camden

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trips

Port Clyde, Owls Head, Maine Lighthouse Museum
Highlights from your plan
Maine Lighthouse Museum ©
Maine Lighthouse Museum
Owls Head Transportation Museum ©
Owls Head Transportation Museum
Marshall Point Lighthouse Museum ©
Marshall Point Lighthouse Museum

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