15 days in Maine Itinerary

15 days in Maine Itinerary

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15 days in Maine Itinerary

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

4
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.
Visit Mother's Beach and Footbridge Beach for some beach relaxation. Get some cultural insight at Abacus and St. Ann's Episcopal Church. Explore Ogunquit's surroundings by going to Fishing Charters & Tours (in South Portland) and Goose Rocks Beach (in Cape Porpoise). And it doesn't end there: appreciate the extensive heritage of Marginal Way Walkway, kick back and relax at Ogunquit Beach, explore and take pictures at Perkins Cove, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Kennebunk Beach.

To find reviews, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Ogunquit trip itinerary planning website .

New York City to Ogunquit is an approximately 5.5-hour car ride. You can also do a combination of flight and bus; or do a combination of flight and bus. Traveling from New York City in July, expect Ogunquit to be slightly colder, temps between 81°F and 58°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 7th (Sun) so you can go by car to Boothbay Harbor.

Things to do in Ogunquit

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Kennebunkport, Kennebunk, Fishing Charters & Tours, Mount Agamenticus, When Pigs Fly Company Store
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Marginal Way Walkway ©
Marginal Way Walkway
St. Ann's Episcopal Church ©
St. Ann's Episcopal Church
Kennebunk Beach ©
Kennebunk Beach

2
nights
Boothbay Harbor

Boothbay Harbor ©
Boothbay Harbor is a town in Lincoln County, Maine, United States. Kick off your visit on the 8th (Mon): get a taste of the local shopping with Abacus Gallery, get engrossed in the history at Boothbay Railway Village, and then admire the majestic nature at Reid State Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 9th (Tue): enjoy the sea views from Pemaquid Point Lighthouse, admire the majestic nature at Colonial Pemaquid State Historic Site, and then look for all kinds of wild species at Boothbay Region Land Trust.

For traveler tips, ratings, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Boothbay Harbor trip planner.

Traveling by car from Ogunquit to Boothbay Harbor takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and taxi; or do a combination of bus and taxi. Expect a daytime high around 79°F in July, and nighttime lows around 59°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Tue) so you can drive to Camden.

Things to do in Boothbay Harbor

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Pemaquid Point Lighthouse, Boothbay Railway Village, Reid State Park, Colonial Pemaquid State Historic Site
Highlights from your plan
Boothbay Railway Village ©
Boothbay Railway Village
Pemaquid Point Lighthouse ©
Pemaquid Point Lighthouse
Reid State Park ©
Reid State Park

3
nights
Camden

Camden ©
Camden is a town in Knox County, Maine, United States. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Maine State Prison Store and Cellardoor Winery. You'll explore and learn at Maine Lighthouse Museum and Maine State Museum. Explore Camden's surroundings by going to Marshall Point Lighthouse Museum (in Port Clyde), Owls Head Lighthouse (in Owls Head) and Popham Beach State Park (in Phippsburg). There's still lots to do: examine the collection at Owls Head Transportation Museum, take in the awesome beauty at Mount Battie, and don't miss a visit to Curtis Island Light.

To find traveler tips, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, read Camden online travel planner .

Traveling by car from Boothbay Harbor to Camden takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus. When traveling from Boothbay Harbor in July, plan for slightly colder days in Camden, with highs around 74°F, while nights are about the same with lows around 58°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Fri) early enough to drive to Bar Harbor.

Things to do in Camden

Museums Parks Nature

Side Trips

Owls Head, Maine State Museum, Maine State Prison Store, Maine Lighthouse Museum, Popham Beach State Park
Highlights from your plan
Maine State Museum ©
Maine State Museum
Popham Beach State Park ©
Popham Beach State Park
Owls Head Transportation Museum ©
Owls Head Transportation Museum

5
nights
Bar Harbor, Mount Desert Island

Bar Harbor ©
Bar Harbor is a town on Mount Desert Island in Hancock County, Maine, United States. Museum-lovers will get to explore The Seal Cove Auto Museum and Abbe Museum. Visiting Nature & Wildlife Tours and Precipice Trail will get you outdoors. There's lots more to do: take in the dramatic natural features at Schoodic Peninsula, tee off at Pirate's Cove Miniature Golf, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Saviour's Church :, and explore the activities along Frenchman Bay.

To see traveler tips, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Bar Harbor trip builder tool .

You can drive from Camden to Bar Harbor in 2 hours. Another option is to take a bus. In July, daily temperatures in Bar Harbor can reach 75°F, while at night they dip to 58°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Bar Harbor

Outdoors Parks Trails

Side Trips

Acadia National Park, The Seal Cove Auto Museum
Highlights from your plan
Bubble Rock ©
Bubble Rock
The Seal Cove Auto Museum ©
The Seal Cove Auto Museum
Great Head Trail ©
Great Head Trail

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