15 days in Maine Itinerary

15 days in Maine Itinerary

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Rockland
— 8 nights
2
Bar Harbor, Mount Desert Island
— 2 nights
3
Portland
— 3 nights

8
nights
Rockland

Rockland ©
Rockland is a city in Knox County, Maine, in the United States. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Rockland: Belfast (Belfast Historical Society & Museum & Belfast Harborwalk), Pemaquid Point Lighthouse (in Bristol) and Nickels-Sortwell House (in Wiscasset). There's still lots to do: take in nature's colorful creations at Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens, take in the awesome beauty at Mount Battie, take in the views from Penobscot Narrows Bridge and Observatory, and examine the collection at Owls Head Transportation Museum.

For more things to do, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, read Rockland route builder site.

Huntsville to Rockland is an approximately 9-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus and train. The time zone difference moving from Central Standard Time (CST) to Eastern Standard Time (EST) is 1 hour. Prepare for a bit cooler weather when traveling from Huntsville in September: high temperatures in Rockland hover around 69°F and lows are around 51°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Sun) so you can drive to Bar Harbor.

Things to do in Rockland

Museums · Parks · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Camden, Belfast, Boothbay, Rockport, Marshall Point Lighthouse Museum
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Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens ©
Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens
Mount Battie ©
Mount Battie
Pemaquid Point Lighthouse ©
Pemaquid Point Lighthouse

2
nights
Bar Harbor, Mount Desert Island

Bar Harbor ©
Bar Harbor is a town on Mount Desert Island in Hancock County, Maine, United States. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 7th (Mon): identify plant and animal life at Shore Path.

To see other places to visit, ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Bar Harbor trip planning tool.

Drive from Rockland to Bar Harbor in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In October in Bar Harbor, expect temperatures between 59°F during the day and 42°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Portland.

Things to do in Bar Harbor

Parks · Scenic Drive · Nature

Side Trip

Acadia National Park
Highlights from your plan
Shore Path ©
Shore Path
Cadillac Mountain ©
Cadillac Mountain
Park Loop Road ©
Park Loop Road

3
nights
Portland

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.
Get out of town with these interesting Portland side-trips: Kancamagus Highway (in North Conway), Ogunquit (Perkins Cove & Marginal Way Walkway) and Nubble Lighthouse (in York). The adventure continues: indulge your thirst for a good beer at Allagash Brewing Company, don't miss a visit to Commercial Street, explore the world behind art at Portland Museum of Art, and cast your line with a fishing tour.

To find where to stay, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Portland route maker tool.

Traveling by car from Bar Harbor to Portland takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of flight and bus. October in Portland sees daily highs of 62°F and lows of 43°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Portland

Outdoors · Scenic Drive · Tours

Side Trips

Ogunquit, Kancamagus Highway, Nubble Lighthouse
Highlights from your plan
Marginal Way Walkway ©
Marginal Way Walkway
Kancamagus Highway ©
Kancamagus Highway
Allagash Brewing Company ©
Allagash Brewing Company

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