16 days in Maine Itinerary

16 days in Maine Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Maine tour planner
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Make it your trip
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Freeport
— 2 nights
Drive
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Kennebunkport
— 2 nights
Drive
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Ogunquit
— 2 nights
Drive
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Portland
— 2 nights
Drive
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Acadia National Park
— 7 nights

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Freeport — 2 nights

Freeport is a town in Cumberland County, Maine, United States. Kick off your visit on the 16th (Thu): identify plant and animal life at Cap'n Fish's Cruises and then immerse yourself in nature at Wolfe's Neck Woods State Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 17th (Fri): sample the tasty concoctions at Maine Beer Company and then stop by L.L. Bean Factory Store.

For reviews, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Freeport tour itinerary planner.

The Route module shows you all the different ways you can get to Freeport. In June, daily temperatures in Freeport can reach 71°F, while at night they dip to 52°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Sat) early enough to drive to Kennebunkport.
Wildlife · Outdoors · Tours · Parks
Side Trip

Kennebunkport — 2 nights

Kennebunkport is a town in York County, Maine, United States. Kick off your visit on the 18th (Sat): admire all the interesting features of Ocean Ave, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Ann's Episcopal Church, and then take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 19th (Sun): stroll through Rachel Carson National Wildlife Refuge, take an in-depth tour of Seashore Trolley Museum, and then take a memorable drive along Walker's Point.

For photos, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Kennebunkport visit planner.

Traveling by car from Freeport to Kennebunkport takes an hour. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 75°F in June, and nighttime lows around 52°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Mon) early enough to drive to Ogunquit.
Outdoors · Scenic Drive · Tours · Parks
Side Trip

Ogunquit — 2 nights

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.
On the 20th (Mon), take in the dramatic natural features at Perkins Cove, then get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports, and then get to know the fascinating history of Marginal Way Walkway. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: visit a coastal fixture at Portsmouth Harbor Lighthouse, then visit a coastal fixture at Nubble Lighthouse, and then kick back and relax at Wells Beach.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Ogunquit tour site.

Ogunquit is just a short distance from Kennebunkport. In June in Ogunquit, expect temperatures between 75°F during the day and 52°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Wed) early enough to go by car to Portland.
Historic Sites · Parks · Outdoors · Nature
Side Trips

Portland — 2 nights

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.
On the 22nd (Wed), look for gifts at Lisa-Marie's Made in Maine, wander the streets of Old Port, and then learn the secrets of beer at a beer tour and tasting. Here are some ideas for day two: visit a coastal fixture at Portland Head Light, then take in the waterfront activity at DiMillo's Old Port Marina, and then cast your line with a fishing tour.

To see ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Portland online trip builder.

Drive from Ogunquit to Portland in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of taxi and train. In June, plan for daily highs up to 73°F, and evening lows to 54°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Fri) so you can go by car to Acadia National Park.
Tours · Breweries & Distilleries · Parks · Neighborhoods
Side Trip

Acadia National Park — 7 nights

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, and scenic drive. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Cadillac Mountain, stroll through Acadia's Birds, cruise along Park Loop Road, and explore the landscape on two wheels at Carriage Roads.

Start your trip to Acadia National Park by creating a personalized itinerary on Inspirock.

Drive from Portland to Acadia National Park in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a bus. While traveling from Portland, expect a bit cooler days and about the same nights in Acadia National Park, ranging from highs of 68°F to lows of 52°F.
Parks · Outdoors · Trails · Nature
Side Trip

Maine travel guide

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Beaches · Lighthouses · Gift & Specialty Shops
The Pine Tree State
The easternmost state in New England, Maine features an indented coastline and forested interior, carved eons ago by receding glaciers. Maine includes more lighthouses and quaint resort villages than you could ever hope to explore in a single trip, but the state is also one of the country's most sparsely populated, the majority of its land pristine and uninhabited wilderness. The temperate coastal regions, historically supported by fishing and lobstering, contain most of the state's urban centers and are the most popular spots in the state for holidays. The sea is the focus here, so it shouldn't come as a surprise that water plays an important role in the distinct character of the state, shaping its economy, tourism, cuisine, politics, sports, and art.