12 days in Maine Itinerary

12 days in Maine Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Cincinnati
Fly + Drive:  8 h 45 min
1
Rangeley
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h 30 min
2
Greenville
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h 45 min
3
Bar Harbor, Mount Desert Island
— 3 nights
Drive:  2 h 15 min
4
Rockland
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 45 min
5
Portland
— 3 nights
+2
Bus + Foot + Fly:  6 h 45 min
End: Cincinnati

1
night
Rangeley

Rangeley ©
Rangeley is a town in Franklin County, Maine, USA. Kick off your visit on the 28th (Tue): take an in-depth tour of Rangeley Outdoor Sporting Heritage Museum, take a memorable drive along Height of Land, then explore the stunning scenery at Coos Canyon, and finally admire the sheer force of Smalls Falls.

To find photos and tourist information, go to the Rangeley driving holiday app.

Cincinnati to Rangeley is an approximately 9- hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. Traveling from Cincinnati in July, plan for little chillier nights in Rangeley, with lows around 54°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Greenville.

Things to do in Rangeley

Nature Parks Museums
Highlights from your plan
Height of Land ©
Height of Land
Smalls Falls ©
Smalls Falls
Rangeley Outdoor Sporting Heritage Museum ©
Rangeley Outdoor Sporting Heritage Museum

2
nights
Greenville

Greenville is a town in Piscataquis County, Maine, United States. Start off your visit on the 29th (Wed): surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour, then contemplate the waterfront views at Moosehead Lake, and then stop by Moosehead Lake Indian Store at Kamp Kamp. On the 30th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: admire the sheer force of Moxie Falls, take an in-depth tour of Moosehead Historical Society, and then admire the majestic nature at Lily Bay State Park.

For reviews, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Greenville trip itinerary website.

Drive from Rangeley to Greenville in 2.5 hours. When traveling from Rangeley in July, plan for slightly colder days and about the same nights in Greenville: temperatures range from 75°F by day to 58°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 30th (Thu) so you can travel to Bar Harbor.

Things to do in Greenville

Nature Parks Wildlife

Side Trip

Moxie Falls
Highlights from your plan
Off-Road Tours
Lily Bay State Park ©
Lily Bay State Park
Moosehead Lake ©
Moosehead Lake

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 enjoy a bit of beach vacationing at Echo Lake Beach and Little Hunters Beach. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Pirate's Cove Miniature Golf and Great Head Trail. The adventure continues: identify plant and animal life at Wildlife Areas, stroll through Bar Island Trails, contemplate the waterfront views at Frenchman Bay, and take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Saviour's Church :.

To see maps, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Bar Harbor travel route planning app.

Getting from Greenville to Bar Harbor by car takes about 3 hours. In July, plan for daily highs up to 75°F, and evening lows to 58°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Sun) so you can drive to Rockland.

Things to do in Bar Harbor

Parks Outdoors Wildlife

Side Trip

Acadia National Park
Highlights from your plan
Bar Island Trails ©
Bar Island Trails
Great Head Trail ©
Great Head Trail
Nature & Wildlife Tours

2
nights
Rockland

Rockland ©
Rockland is a city in Knox County, Maine, in the United States. Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Mon): visit a coastal fixture at Owls Head Lighthouse, visit a coastal fixture at Marshall Point Lighthouse Museum, and then play a few rounds at Samoset Resort Golf Course. On the 4th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: see the interesting displays at Owls Head Transportation Museum, then examine the collection at Maine Lighthouse Museum, then take in the awesome beauty at Mount Battie, and finally make a trip to Curtis Island Light.

To see ratings, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Rockland road trip planning app.

You can drive from Bar Harbor to Rockland in 2.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. In August, daytime highs in Rockland are 74°F, while nighttime lows are 56°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Tue) so you can go by car to Portland.

Things to do in Rockland

Museums Historic Sites Shopping

Side Trips

Camden, Owls Head, Samoset Resort Golf Course, Marshall Point Lighthouse Museum
Highlights from your plan
Owls Head Lighthouse ©
Owls Head Lighthouse
Owls Head Transportation Museum ©
Owls Head Transportation Museum
Marshall Point Lighthouse Museum ©
Marshall Point Lighthouse Museum

3
nights
Portland

Maine's biggest and perhaps most vibrant city, Portland was established as a fishing village in 1633 and grew to become New England's largest port.
Visiting Footbridge Beach and Fishing Charters & Tours will get you outdoors. Your inner history buff will appreciate Marginal Way Walkway and Portland Head Light. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Portland: Ogunquit Beach (in Ogunquit), Wolfe's Neck Woods State Park (in Freeport) and Reid State Park (in Georgetown). Next up on the itinerary: enjoy the sand and surf at Casco Bay.

To see ratings, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Portland road trip planning website.

Drive from Rockland to Portland in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In August, plan for daily highs up to 79°F, and evening lows to 59°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Fri) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Portland

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Ogunquit, Wolfe's Neck Woods State Park, Reid State Park, Portland Head Light, Fishing Charters & Tours
Highlights from your plan
Fishing Charters & Tours
Marginal Way Walkway ©
Marginal Way Walkway
Wolfe's Neck Woods State Park ©
Wolfe's Neck Woods State Park

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