28 days in Maine Itinerary

28 days in Maine Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Portland
— 5 nights
2
Bar Harbor, Mount Desert Island
— 5 nights
3
Camden
— 4 nights
4
Waterville
— 3 nights
5
Bethel
— 4 nights
6
Boothbay
— 6 nights

5
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.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Portland: Fisherman's Walk (in York Harbor), Ogunquit (Ogunquit Beach, Perkins Cove, &more) and Mast Cove Gallery (in Kennebunkport). There's lots more to do: take a stroll through Old Port, take an in-depth tour of Victoria Mansion, explore the world behind art at Portland Museum of Art, and pause for some serene contemplation at The Cathedral Of The Immaculate Conception.

For traveler tips, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Portland attractions app.

The Route module shows you travel options from your home to Portland. In February, daytime highs in Portland are °F, while nighttime lows are °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Wed) so you can drive to Bar Harbor.

Things to do in Portland

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Ogunquit, York, L.L. Bean Factory Store, Wells Beach, Portland Head Light
Highlights from your plan
Marginal Way Walkway ©
Marginal Way Walkway
Old Port ©
Old Port
Portland Museum of Art ©
Portland Museum of Art

5
nights
Bar Harbor, Mount Desert Island

Bar Harbor ©
Bar Harbor is a town on Mount Desert Island in Hancock County, Maine, United States. Bar Harbor is known for wildlife, trails, and adventure. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: make a trip to Land Bridge to Bar Island, look for all kinds of wild species at Shore Path, learn more about the world around you at George B. Dorr Museum of Natural History, and take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Saviour's Church :.

To see photos, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Bar Harbor trip maker.

Traveling by car from Portland to Bar Harbor takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and flight. In February, daily temperatures in Bar Harbor can reach °F, while at night they dip to °F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Mon) so you can go by car to Camden.

Things to do in Bar Harbor

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trip

Acadia National Park
Highlights from your plan
Cadillac Mountain ©
Cadillac Mountain
Little Village Gifts ©
Little Village Gifts
Compass Harbor Trail ©
Compass Harbor Trail

4
nights
Camden

Camden ©
Explore Camden's surroundings by going to Bucksport Waterfront Walkway (in Bucksport) and Orono Bog Boardwalk (in Orono).

To find more things to do, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Camden trip itinerary planning app.

Getting from Bar Harbor to Camden by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a bus. In February, plan for daily highs up to °F, and evening lows to °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Waterville.

Things to do in Camden

Parks Nature Museums

Side Trips

Farnsworth Art Museum, Bucksport Waterfront Walkway, Owls Head Transportation Museum, Orono Bog Boardwalk
Highlights from your plan
Mount Battie ©
Mount Battie
Farnsworth Art Museum ©
Farnsworth Art Museum
Camden Public Library ©
Camden Public Library

3
nights
Waterville

Waterville ©
Waterville is a city in Kennebec County of the U.S. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Waterville: Sugarloaf Mountain (in Carrabassett Valley), Titcomb Mountain (in Farmington) and The Wire Bridge (in North New Portland). There's much more to do: tour the pleasant surroundings at Quarry Road Trails, explore the world behind art at Colby College Museum of Art, and do a tasting at Tree Spirits.

To find more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, read our Waterville sightseeing planner.

You can drive from Camden to Waterville in 1.5 hours. In February, plan for daily highs up to °F, and evening lows to °F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Bethel.

Things to do in Waterville

Outdoors Winter Sports Parks

Side Trips

Sugarloaf Mountain, Titcomb Mountain, The Wire Bridge, Tree Spirits
Highlights from your plan
Quarry Road Trails ©
Quarry Road Trails
Colby College Museum of Art ©
Colby College Museum of Art
Sugarloaf Mountain ©
Sugarloaf Mountain

4
nights
Bethel

Bethel ©
Bethel is a town in Oxford County, Maine, United States. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Bethel: Black Mountain of Maine (in Rumford), Bridgton (Bridgton Books & Shawnee Peak) and Rangeley (Height of Land & Maine Forestry Museum). Next up on the itinerary: fly down the slopes at Sunday River Ski Resort, appreciate the extensive heritage of Mount Will Walking Trail, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Step Falls Preserve Hiking Trail.

To see maps, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Bethel online road trip planner.

Traveling by car from Waterville to Bethel takes 2 hours. Plan for little chillier nights when traveling from Waterville in February since evenings lows in Bethel dip to °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Fri) so you can drive to Boothbay.

Things to do in Bethel

Outdoors Parks Winter Sports

Side Trips

Bridgton, Rangeley, Black Mountain of Maine, Step Falls Preserve Hiking Trail
Highlights from your plan
Shawnee Peak ©
Shawnee Peak
Black Mountain of Maine ©
Black Mountain of Maine
Height of Land ©
Height of Land

6
nights
Boothbay

Boothbay ©
Boothbay is a town in Lincoln County, Maine, United States. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Boothbay: Newcastle (Split Rock Distilling & Dodge Point Public Reserved Land), Bristol (Pemaquid Point Lighthouse & The Swimming Hole At Bristol Dam) and Wiscasset, Waterville and Farmington Railway Museum (in Alna). There's lots more to do: admire the natural beauty at Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens, contemplate the long history of The Wilson Memorial Chapel, view the masterpieces at Abacus Gallery, and get engrossed in the history at Boothbay Region Historical Society Museum.

To find photos, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Boothbay trip planner.

Traveling by car from Bethel to Boothbay takes 2.5 hours. Traveling from Bethel in February, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit warmer in Boothbay, with lows of °F. On the 28th (Thu), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive back home.

Things to do in Boothbay

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Boothbay Harbor, Newcastle, Wiscasset, Bristol, Popham Beach State Park
Highlights from your plan
Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens ©
Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens
Pemaquid Point Lighthouse ©
Pemaquid Point Lighthouse
Popham Beach State Park ©
Popham Beach State Park

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