22 days in DownEast and Acadia Maine Itinerary

22 days in DownEast and Acadia Maine Itinerary

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Fly to Bangor International Airport, Drive to Lubec
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Lubec
— 2 nights
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Deer Isle
— 2 nights
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Bar Harbor, Mount Desert Island
— 11 nights
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Trenton
— 6 nights
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Lubec

— 2 nights
Lubec is a town in Washington County, Maine, United States. Kick off your visit on the 1st (Tue): look for all kinds of wild species at Cutler Coast Public Reserved Land, then take in the dramatic natural features at The Bold Coast, then examine the collection at McCurdy Smokehouse Museum, and finally immerse yourself in nature at Cobscook Bay State Park. Keep things going the next day: appreciate the history behind Lost Fishermen's Memorial, then appreciate the history behind The Mermaid - a bronze statue by Richard Klyver, then stop by Raye's Mustard Mill Museum, and finally stroll around Reversing Falls Park.

For other places to visit, where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, read our Lubec trip planner.

Salt Lake City to Lubec is an approximately 7-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. The time zone difference moving from Mountain Standard Time to Eastern Standard Time is 2 hours. Traveling from Salt Lake City in May, expect Lubec to be a bit cooler, temps between 60°F and 43°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Wed) to allow time to travel to Deer Isle.

Things to do in Lubec

Parks · Nature · Wildlife · Shopping

Side Trips

Deer Isle

— 2 nights
Deer Isle is a town in Hancock County, Maine, United States. On the 3rd (Thu), visit Stonington Village, get a taste of the local shopping with Nervous Nellie's Jams and Jellies, and then trek along Edgar M. Tennis Preserve. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 4th (Fri): identify plant and animal life at Barred Island Preserve, then see the interesting displays at Wilson Museum, and then make a trip to Main Street.

To find ratings, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, use the Deer Isle journey builder app.

You can drive from Lubec to Deer Isle in 3 hours. Another option is to drive. In June, plan for daily highs up to 68°F, and evening lows to 52°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Fri) so you can travel to Bar Harbor.

Things to do in Deer Isle

Parks · Museums · Outdoors · Trails

Side Trip

Bar Harbor, Mount Desert Island

— 11 nights
Bar Harbor is a town on Mount Desert Island in Hancock County, Maine, United States. Get some cultural insight at The Seal Cove Auto Museum and Egg Rock Light. Museum-lovers will get to explore George B. Dorr Museum of Natural History and Works of Hand. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Bar Harbor: Whopaints Gallery (in Winter Harbor), Bartlett Maine Estate Winery (in Gouldsboro) and Catherine Hill Winery (in Cherryfield). And it doesn't end there: tour the pleasant surroundings at Bar Island Trails, stroll around Agamont Park, hike along Flying Mountain Hiking Trail, and take in the exciting artwork at Little Village Gifts.

Before you visit Bar Harbor, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.

Traveling by journey from Deer Isle to Bar Harbor takes 1.5 hours. June in Bar Harbor sees daily highs of 68°F and lows of 52°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Trenton.

Things to do in Bar Harbor

Parks · Outdoors · Trails · Museums

Side Trips

Trenton

— 6 nights
Trenton is a town in Hancock County, Maine, United States, near Acadia National Park. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Ship Harbor Nature Trail and Bucksport Waterfront Walkway. Museum-lovers will appreciate Maine Granite Industry Museum and Bucksport Historical Society. Get out of town with these interesting Trenton side-trips: Winter Harbor (Schoodic National Scenic Byway & Schoodic Mountain), Buck Cemetery (in Bucksport) and Tidal Falls Preserve (in Sullivan). The adventure continues: see the interesting displays at Wendell Gilley Museum, learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Kisma Preserve, look for gifts at Rooster Brother Coffee Roasters, and take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Trenton trip planner.

Trenton is just a stone's throw from Bar Harbor. In June in Trenton, expect temperatures between 68°F during the day and 52°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 21st (Mon) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Trenton

Parks · Outdoors · Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trips

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