15 days in Maine Itinerary

15 days in Maine Itinerary

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15 days in Maine Itinerary

Start: Lafayette
+2
Fly + foot + bus:  9​h 15​min
1
Ogunquit
— 3 nights
Drive:  3​h 30​min
2
Hancock
— 3 nights
Drive:  45​min
3
Acadia National Park, Mount Desert Island
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h
4
Camden
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
5
Georgetown
— 3 nights
Drive + Fly:  8​h 30​min
End: Lafayette

3
nights
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.
Get out of town with these interesting Ogunquit side-trips: Beth Condon Pathway (in Yarmouth), Portland Head Light (in Cape Elizabeth) and Portland (Allagash Brewing Company, Portland Museum of Art, & more). Next up on the itinerary: get to know the fascinating history of Marginal Way Walkway, visit a coastal fixture at Nubble Lighthouse, enjoy the sand and surf at Ogunquit Beach, and pause for some serene contemplation at St. Ann's Episcopal Church.

For ratings, reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Ogunquit itinerary maker site .

Lafayette to Ogunquit is an approximately 9.5-hour combination of flight and bus. You can also do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Lafayette to Ogunquit due to the time zone difference. While traveling from Lafayette, expect a bit cooler days and cooler nights in Ogunquit, ranging from highs of 74°F to lows of 48°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Wed) so you can travel to Hancock.

Things to do in Ogunquit

Historic Sites Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Portland, Beth Condon Pathway, Portland Head Light, St. Ann's Episcopal Church, When Pigs Fly Company Store
Highlights from your plan
Marginal Way Walkway ©
Marginal Way Walkway
Perkins Cove ©
Perkins Cove
Ogunquit Beach ©
Ogunquit Beach

3
nights
Hancock

Hancock ©
Hancock is a town in Hancock County, Maine, United States. Venture out of the city with trips to Winter Harbor (Whopaints Gallery & Schoodic Point), The Seal Cove Auto Museum (in Seal Cove) and Bar Harbor (Land Bridge to Bar Island, Shore Path, & more). There's more to do: contemplate the waterfront views at Frenchman Bay and play a few rounds at Pirate's Cove Miniature Golf.

For ratings, other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Hancock trip itinerary maker .

Traveling by car from Ogunquit to Hancock takes 3.5 hours. In September in Hancock, expect temperatures between 70°F during the day and 52°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Acadia National Park.

Things to do in Hancock

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Bar Harbor, Winter Harbor, The Seal Cove Auto Museum
Highlights from your plan
The Seal Cove Auto Museum ©
The Seal Cove Auto Museum
Shore Path ©
Shore Path
Land Bridge to Bar Island
Land Bridge to Bar Island

3
nights
Acadia National Park, Mount Desert Island

Acadia National Park ©
The first national park east of the Mississippi River, Acadia National Park draws visitors with its rugged landscape of ocean shoreline, low-slung granite mountains, dense woodlands, and pristine lakes.
Acadia National Park is known for nature, trails, scenic drive, beaches, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Cadillac Mountain, take a memorable drive along Park Loop Road, get engrossed in the history at Somesville Historical Museum and Gardens, and explore the activities along Jordan Pond Path Trailhead.

To see more things to do, maps, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Acadia National Park online attractions planner .

You can drive from Hancock to Acadia National Park in an hour. In September, daily temperatures in Acadia National Park can reach 70°F, while at night they dip to 52°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Tue) early enough to drive to Camden.

Things to do in Acadia National Park

Parks Outdoors Trails

Side Trip

Somesville Historical Museum and Gardens
Highlights from your plan
Cadillac Mountain ©
Cadillac Mountain
Park Loop Road ©
Park Loop Road
Jordan Pond Path Trailhead ©
Jordan Pond Path Trailhead

2
nights
Camden

Camden ©
Camden is a town in Knox County, Maine, United States. Start off your visit on the 23rd (Wed): contemplate the long history of Farnsworth Art Museum, then immerse yourself in nature at Camden Hills State Park, then take in the awesome beauty at Mount Battie, and finally shop like a local with Ducktrap Bay Trading Co. On the 24th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: make a trip to Curtis Island Light, do a tasting at Cellardoor Winery, then examine the collection at Owls Head Transportation Museum, and finally stroll around Camden Harbor Park and Amphitheatre.

For ratings, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Camden tour planner.

Traveling by car from Acadia National Park to Camden takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In September, daily temperatures in Camden can reach 69°F, while at night they dip to 51°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Thu) so you can go by car to Georgetown.

Things to do in Camden

Parks Museums Nature

Side Trips

Farnsworth Art Museum, Cellardoor Winery, Owls Head Transportation Museum
Highlights from your plan
Mount Battie ©
Mount Battie
Camden Hills State Park ©
Camden Hills State Park
Owls Head Transportation Museum ©
Owls Head Transportation Museum

3
nights
Georgetown

Georgetown ©
Georgetown is a town in Sagadahoc County, Maine, United States. Change things up with these side-trips from Georgetown: Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens (in Boothbay), Pemaquid Point Lighthouse (in Bristol) and Tandem Glass Gallery & Studio (in Dresden). The adventure continues: step off the mainland to explore Cabbage Island, stroll through Popham Beach State Park, examine the collection at Maine Maritime Museum, and walk around South End Dog Park.

For maps, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Georgetown trip itinerary builder site .

Drive from Camden to Georgetown in 1.5 hours. In September, daily temperatures in Georgetown can reach 73°F, while at night they dip to 51°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Georgetown

Parks Historic Sites Nature

Side Trips

Bath, Boothbay, Tandem Glass Gallery & Studio, Cabbage Island, Popham Beach State Park
Highlights from your plan
Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens ©
Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens
Pemaquid Point Lighthouse ©
Pemaquid Point Lighthouse
Popham Beach State Park ©
Popham Beach State Park

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