11 days in Maine Itinerary

11 days in Maine Itinerary

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11 days in Maine Itinerary

Start: Atlanta
Fly + Drive:  5​h 30​min
1
York
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h
2
Boothbay Harbor
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h
3
Bar Harbor, Mount Desert Island
— 3 nights
Fly:  7​h
End: Atlanta

3
nights
York

York ©
York is a town in York County, Maine, United States, near the southern tip of the state. You've added Maine-ly Drizzle, Spoiled Rotten, Rachel Carson National Wildlife Refuge, and other attractions to your itinerary. Marginal Way Walkway and Cape Neddick Nubble Lighthouse will appeal to history buffs. There's lots more to do: kick back and relax at Ogunquit Beach, tour the pleasant surroundings at Perkins Cove, and stop by Kittery Trading Post.

For other places to visit, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, read York trip builder.

Atlanta to York is an approximately 5.5-hour combination of flight, bus, and taxi. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus and taxi. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from Atlanta in September; daily highs in York reach 73°F and lows reach 54°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Tue) to allow time to drive to Boothbay Harbor.

Things to do in York

Parks Historic Sites Wildlife

Side Trips

Ogunquit, Kennebunkport, Kittery Trading Post, Rachel Carson National Wildlife Refuge
Highlights from your plan
Marginal Way Walkway ©
Marginal Way Walkway
Ogunquit Beach ©
Ogunquit Beach
Perkins Cove ©
Perkins Cove

2
nights
Boothbay Harbor

Boothbay Harbor ©
Boothbay Harbor is a town in Lincoln County, Maine, United States. You've added Maine Historical Society and the Wadsworth-Longfellow House, Old Port, Schooner Eastwind, and other attractions to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Tue): steep yourself in history at Maine Historical Society and the Wadsworth-Longfellow House, then steep yourself in history at Old Port, then admire the natural beauty at Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens, and finally examine the collection at Portland Head Light. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: enjoy the sea views from Pemaquid Point Lighthouse, take a memorable tour with Schooner Stephen Taber Day Cruises, and then don't miss a visit to Curtis Island Light.

For where to stay, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Boothbay Harbor online itinerary creator.

Getting from York to Boothbay Harbor by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: do a combination of taxi and train; or do a combination of taxi and bus. Traveling from York in October, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be slightly colder in Boothbay Harbor, with lows of 39°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 5th (Thu) to allow time for the car ride to Bar Harbor.

Things to do in Boothbay Harbor

Outdoors Tours Parks

Side Trips

Portland, Schooner Stephen Taber Day Cruises, Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens, Curtis Island Light, Pemaquid Point Lighthouse
Highlights from your plan
Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens ©
Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens
Pemaquid Point Lighthouse ©
Pemaquid Point Lighthouse
Old Port ©
Old Port

3
nights
Bar Harbor, Mount Desert Island

Bar Harbor ©
Bar Harbor is a town on Mount Desert Island in Hancock County, Maine, United States. Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Island Cruises, Diver Ed's Dive-In Theatre and Acadia Air Tours. Head to FIORE Artisan Olive Oils & Vinegars and A Little Madfor plenty of shopping. Step out of Bar Harbor with an excursion to Bass Harbor Head Lighthouse in Bass Harbor--about 34 minutes away. There's still lots to do: head off the coast to Mount Desert Island, look for gifts at The Acadia Country Store, enjoy the sand and surf at Sand Beach, and pause for some serene contemplation at St Saviour's Episcopal Church.

To find photos, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Bar Harbor custom trip planner.

Drive from Boothbay Harbor to Bar Harbor in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus. In October in Bar Harbor, expect temperatures between 58°F during the day and 43°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Sun) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Bar Harbor

Outdoors Tours Shopping

Side Trips

Bass Harbor, Sand Beach
Highlights from your plan
Diver Ed's Dive-In Theater ©
Diver Ed's Dive-In Theater
Acadia Air Tours ©
Acadia Air Tours
Sand Beach ©
Sand Beach

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