13 days in Maine Itinerary

13 days in Maine Itinerary

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13 days in Maine Itinerary

Start: New York City
bus + Fly:  7​h 15​min
1
Bar Harbor, Mount Desert Island
— 4 nights
Drive:  2​h
2
Camden
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 15​min
3
Boothbay Harbor
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 15​min
4
Fryeburg
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
5
Ogunquit
— 3 nights
Drive:  5​h 15​min
End: New York City

4
nights
Bar Harbor, Mount Desert Island

Bar Harbor ©
Bar Harbor is a town on Mount Desert Island in Hancock County, Maine, United States. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Gorham Mountain Trail and Indian Point Blagden Preserve. Get outdoors at Mount Desert Island and Ocean Path. The adventure continues: take in the awesome beauty at Cadillac Mountain, look for all kinds of wild species at Shore Path, admire all the interesting features of Park Loop Road, and examine the collection at The Seal Cove Auto Museum.

For maps, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Bar Harbor driving holiday planner.

New York City to Bar Harbor is an approximately 7.5-hour combination of bus and flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from New York City in July; daily highs in Bar Harbor reach 75°F and lows reach 58°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Thu) early enough to drive to Camden.

Things to do in Bar Harbor

Parks Outdoors Trails

Side Trips

Acadia National Park, The Seal Cove Auto Museum, Indian Point Blagden Preserve
Highlights from your plan
Gorham Mountain Trail ©
Gorham Mountain Trail
Cadillac Mountain ©
Cadillac Mountain
Shore Path ©
Shore Path

1
night
Camden

Camden ©
Camden is a town in Knox County, Maine, United States. On the 26th (Fri), explore the world behind art at Farnsworth Art Museum, then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mount Battie, and then identify plant and animal life at Hope Elephants.

For ratings, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Camden trip itinerary maker .

Drive from Bar Harbor to Camden in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 74°F in July, and nighttime lows around 58°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Fri) early enough to drive to Boothbay Harbor.

Things to do in Camden

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trips

Farnsworth Art Museum, Hope Elephants
Highlights from your plan
Mount Battie ©
Mount Battie
Farnsworth Art Museum ©
Farnsworth Art Museum

1
night
Boothbay Harbor

Boothbay Harbor ©
Boothbay Harbor is a town in Lincoln County, Maine, United States. On the 27th (Sat), take in nature's colorful creations at Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens and then identify plant and animal life at Boothbay Region Land Trust.

For other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, read our Boothbay Harbor trip planning site .

Getting from Camden to Boothbay Harbor by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and taxi. In July, daily temperatures in Boothbay Harbor can reach 79°F, while at night they dip to 59°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Fryeburg.

Things to do in Boothbay Harbor

Parks Wildlife

Side Trip

Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens
Highlights from your plan
Boothbay Region Land Trust ©
Boothbay Region Land Trust
Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens ©
Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens

3
nights
Fryeburg

Fryeburg ©
Fryeburg is a town in Oxford County, Maine, United States. Step out of the city life by going to Glen Ellis Falls and Diana's Baths. Visit Flume Gorge and The Little White Church for their historical value. Explore Fryeburg's surroundings by going to Rocky Gorge (in Albany), Mt Washington Auto Rd (in Gorham) and The Basin at Franconia Notch State Park (in Lincoln). Next up on the itinerary: explore and take pictures at Kancamagus Highway, explore the striking landscape at Cathedral Ledge, and see the sky in a new way at Mount Washington Observatory Weather Discovery Center.

To see maps, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Fryeburg online trip itinerary maker .

You can drive from Boothbay Harbor to Fryeburg in 2.5 hours. July in Fryeburg sees daily highs of 81°F and lows of 58°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 30th (Tue) so you can go by car to Ogunquit.

Things to do in Fryeburg

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

North Conway, The Basin at Franconia Notch State Park, Mount Washington Auto Road, Glen Ellis Falls, Flume Gorge
Highlights from your plan
Glen Ellis Falls ©
Glen Ellis Falls
Kancamagus Highway ©
Kancamagus Highway
Flume Gorge ©
Flume Gorge

3
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.
Get outdoors at Dolphin & Whale Watching and Perkins Cove. Your inner history buff will appreciate Marginal Way Walkway and Strawbery Banke Museum. Explore Ogunquit's surroundings by going to Fishing Charters & Tours (in Kennebunkport) and Hampton Beach State Park (in Hampton). There's still lots to do: enjoy the sand and surf at Ogunquit Beach and enjoy the sea views from Cape Neddick Nubble Lighthouse.

To find maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Ogunquit trip itinerary builder website .

Drive from Fryeburg to Ogunquit in 2 hours. July in Ogunquit sees daily highs of 81°F and lows of 58°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Fri) to allow time to drive back home.

Things to do in Ogunquit

Outdoors Parks Tours

Side Trips

Nubble Lighthouse, Dolphin & Whale Watching, Hampton Beach State Park, Fishing Charters & Tours, Strawbery Banke Museum
Highlights from your plan
Dolphin & Whale Watching
Marginal Way Walkway ©
Marginal Way Walkway
Nubble Lighthouse ©
Nubble Lighthouse

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