14 days in New Hampshire & Maine Itinerary

14 days in New Hampshire & Maine Itinerary

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Portsmouth
— 1 night
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Camden
— 1 night
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Portland
— 3 nights
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Ogunquit
— 2 nights
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Bar Harbor, Mount Desert Island
— 3 nights
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North Conway
— 3 nights

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Portsmouth

Portsmouth ©
Portsmouth is a city in Rockingham County, New Hampshire, in the United States. Start off your visit on the 7th (Mon): sample the tasty concoctions at Cisco Brewers Portsmouth & Cataqua Public House.

To find traveler tips, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Portsmouth holiday maker.

New York City to Portsmouth is an approximately 4.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. Prepare for a bit cooler weather when traveling from New York City in October: high temperatures in Portsmouth hover around 19°C and lows are around 7°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Camden.

Things to do in Portsmouth

Parks · Beaches · Outdoors · Breweries & Distilleries

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Historic Site
Strawbery Banke Museum
4.6
Landmark
Market Square
4.7

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Camden

Camden ©
Kick off your visit on the 9th (Wed): stop by French & Brawn Market Place, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mount Battie, then enjoy the sea views from Portland Head Light, then stop by High Street Historic District, and finally walk around Camden Harbor Park and Amphitheatre.

For more things to do, ratings, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Camden road trip app.

You can drive from Portsmouth to Camden in 3 hours. Other options are to fly; or do a combination of bus and train. In October, daily temperatures in Camden can reach 17°C, while at night they dip to 6°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Portland.

Things to do in Camden

Parks · Historic Sites · Nature · Neighborhoods

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Mountain
Mount Battie
4.9
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Lighthouse
Portland Head Light
4.8

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Portland

Portland ©

The Forest City

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.
Your itinerary includes some good beach time at Old Orchard Beach and Popham Beach State Park. The adventure continues: sample the tasty concoctions at Allagash Brewing Company, take in nature's colorful creations at Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens, admire the masterpieces at Portland Museum of Art, and take a stroll through Old Port.

To find other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Portland trip itinerary builder tool.

Traveling by car from Camden to Portland takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. October in Portland sees daily highs of 19°C and lows of 7°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Sat) early enough to drive to Ogunquit.

Things to do in Portland

Parks · Beaches · Outdoors · Nature

Side Trips

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Ogunquit

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.
Start off your visit on the 13th (Sun): enjoy the sand and surf at Wells Beach, then take in the exciting artwork at PANACHE FINE JEWELRY AND ART GALLERY, then take in the dramatic natural features at Perkins Cove, and finally appreciate the extensive heritage of Marginal Way Walkway. On the next day, explore the world behind art at Ogunquit Museum of American Art, kick back and relax at Ogunquit Beach, and then kick back and relax at Footbridge Beach.

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Drive from Portland to Ogunquit in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and taxi. Traveling from Portland in October, Ogunquit is little chillier at night with lows of 3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Bar Harbor.

Things to do in Ogunquit

Parks · Beaches · Outdoors · Museums

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Must see
Ogunquit Beach
4.6
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Geologic Formation
Perkins Cove
4.5

3
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Bar Harbor, Mount Desert Island

Bar Harbor ©
Bar Harbor is a town on Mount Desert Island in Hancock County, Maine, United States. Visiting Cadillac Mountain and Shore Path will get you outdoors. There's lots more to do: kick back and relax at Sand Beach, make a trip to Land Bridge to Bar Island, go for a walk through Compass Harbor Trail, and steep yourself in history at St. Saviour's Church :.

For where to stay and more tourist information, use the Bar Harbor road trip planning tool.

Traveling by car from Ogunquit to Bar Harbor takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or do a combination of taxi, train, and bus. In October in Bar Harbor, expect temperatures between 17°C during the day and 6°C at night. You'll set off for North Conway on the 17th (Thu).

Things to do in Bar Harbor

Parks · Nature · Wildlife · Beaches

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Must see
Cadillac Mountain
4.8
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Wildlife Area
Shore Path
4.8
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Beach
Sand Beach
4.5

3
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North Conway

North Conway ©
North Conway combines colonial New England architecture with outlet shops selling goods from some of the world's most recognizable brands, all set amid the scenery of the White Mountains.
Start off your visit on the 18th (Fri): take in the dramatic natural features at Flume Gorge and then cruise along Kancamagus Highway. On the 19th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: stop by Naked Bohemian, look and learn at Mount Washington Observatory Weather Discovery Center, explore the striking landscape at Cathedral Ledge, then admire the sheer force of Diana's Baths, and finally explore the striking landscape at Black Cap Hiking Trail.

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You can drive from Bar Harbor to North Conway in 4.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight and bus; or do a combination of bus and car. In October, plan for daily highs up to 19°C, and evening lows to 8°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 20th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive back home.

Things to do in North Conway

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Scenic Drive

Side Trips

Highlights from your trip
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Geologic Formation
Flume Gorge
4.7
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Geologic Formation
Cathedral Ledge
4.8

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