4 days in Maine Itinerary

4 days in Maine Itinerary

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4 days in Maine Itinerary

Start: Boston
Drive:  1​h 30​min
1
Ogunquit
— 1 day
Drive:  2​h
2
Boothbay Harbor
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h
3
Bar Harbor, Mount Desert Island
— 2 nights
Fly:  4​h 30​min
End: Boston

1
day
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.
On the 17th (Fri), enjoy the sand and surf at Ogunquit Beach, take in the dramatic natural features at Perkins Cove, and then appreciate the extensive heritage of Marginal Way Walkway.

To see reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Ogunquit trip itinerary planner .

Boston to Ogunquit is an approximately 1.5-hour car ride. You can also take a train; or take a bus. Traveling from Boston in May, plan for little chillier nights in Ogunquit, with lows around 43°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Boothbay Harbor.

Things to do in Ogunquit

Parks Beaches Outdoors
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Marginal Way Walkway ©
Marginal Way Walkway
Ogunquit Beach ©
Ogunquit Beach
Perkins Cove ©
Perkins Cove

1
night
Boothbay Harbor

Boothbay Harbor ©
Boothbay Harbor is a town in Lincoln County, Maine, United States. On the 18th (Sat), head off the coast to Cabbage Island and then admire the natural beauty at Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens.

To find photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our 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. In May, daytime highs in Boothbay Harbor are 64°F, while nighttime lows are 44°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Bar Harbor.

Things to do in Boothbay Harbor

Parks Nature

Side Trip

Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens
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Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens ©
Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens
Cabbage Island ©
Cabbage Island

2
nights
Bar Harbor, Mount Desert Island

Bar Harbor ©
Bar Harbor is a town on Mount Desert Island in Hancock County, Maine, United States. Start off your visit on the 19th (Sun): see the interesting displays at The Seal Cove Auto Museum, step off the mainland to explore Mount Desert Island, and then identify plant and animal life at Shore Path. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 20th (Mon): don't miss a visit to Land Bridge to Bar Island, cruise along Park Loop Road, and then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Cadillac Mountain.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Bar Harbor trip builder website .

Traveling by car from Boothbay Harbor to Bar Harbor takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. May in Bar Harbor sees daily highs of 60°F and lows of 43°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Bar Harbor

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trips

Acadia National Park, The Seal Cove Auto Museum
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Mount Desert Island ©
Mount Desert Island
Cadillac Mountain ©
Cadillac Mountain
Shore Path ©
Shore Path

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