27 days in Mid Coast Maine Itinerary

27 days in Mid Coast Maine Itinerary

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27 days in Mid Coast Maine Itinerary

Start: Durham
Fly + Drive:  5​h 15​min
1
New Harbor
— 13 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
2
Lincolnville
— 13 nights
Drive + Fly:  7​h 30​min
End: Durham

13
nights
New Harbor

New Harbor ©
New Harbor is a small coastal village in the town of Bristol, in Lincoln County, Maine, United States. We've included these beaches for you: Pemaquid Beach Park and Reid State Park. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Olson House and Joshua L. Chamberlain Museum. Venture out of the city with trips to Ovens Mouth Preserves (in Boothbay), Swan Island Wildlife Management Area (in Richmond) and Food Tours (in Boothbay Harbor). And it doesn't end there: see the interesting displays at Marshall Point Lighthouse Museum, contemplate the long history of Fort Popham State Historic Site, contemplate the waterfront views at Rachel Carson Salt Pond Preserve, and identify plant and animal life at Boothbay Region Land Trust.

For reviews, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our New Harbor trip itinerary planner.

Durham to New Harbor is an approximately 5.5-hour flight. You can also drive. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from Durham in June: high temperatures in New Harbor hover around 73°F and lows are around 52°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Lincolnville.

Things to do in New Harbor

Parks Museums Nature

Side Trips

Brunswick, Boothbay Harbor, Boothbay, Wiscasset, Bath
Highlights from your plan
Colonial Pemaquid State Historic Site ©
Reid State Park ©
Reid State Park
Marshall Point Lighthouse Museum ©
Marshall Point Lighthouse Museum

13
nights
Lincolnville

Lincolnville ©
Lincolnville is a town in Waldo County, Maine, United States. Let the collections at Penobscot Marine Museum and Center for Maine Contemporary Art (CMCA) capture your imagination. Get some historical perspective at High Street Historic District and General Henry Knox Museum / Montpelier. Venture out of the city with trips to Rockland (Snow Marine Park, Sail Power and Steam Museum, & more), Owls Head (Birch Point Beach State Park, Owls Head Lighthouse, & more) and Fort Point Lighthouse (in Stockton Springs). Next up on the itinerary: stroll around Camden Harbor Park and Amphitheatre, learn about winemaking at Cellardoor Winery, take in the pleasant sights at Belfast Harborwalk, and explore the activities along Megunticook Lake.

To find reviews, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Lincolnville holiday planning tool .

You can drive from New Harbor to Lincolnville in 1.5 hours. Traveling from New Harbor in July, expect nights in Lincolnville to be about the same, around 58°F, while days are little chillier, around 74°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Lincolnville

Parks Museums Outdoors

Side Trips

Camden, Rockland, Rockport, Owls Head, Searsport
Highlights from your plan
Sail Power and Steam Museum ©
Sail Power and Steam Museum
Maine Lighthouse Museum ©
Maine Lighthouse Museum
Cellardoor Winery ©
Cellardoor Winery