4 days in Maine Itinerary

4 days in Maine Itinerary

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Portland
— 1 night
2
Bar Harbor, Mount Desert Island
— 2 nights

1
night
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.
Kick off your visit on the 4th (Fri): sample the tasty concoctions at Allagash Brewing Company. On the 5th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: visit a coastal fixture at Portland Head Light, thenget to know the fascinating history of Marginal Way Walkway, and then explore the striking landscape at Perkins Cove.

For reviews, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Portland trip itinerary planner.

Philadelphia to Portland is an approximately 4.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from Philadelphia in September, with highs in Portland at °F and lows at °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Bar Harbor.

Things to do in Portland

Historic Sites Nature Breweries & Distilleries

Side Trips

Ogunquit, Portland Head Light
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Marginal Way Walkway ©
Marginal Way Walkway
Allagash Brewing Company ©
Allagash Brewing Company
Portland Head Light ©
Portland Head Light

2
nights
Bar Harbor, Mount Desert Island

Bar Harbor is a town on Mount Desert Island in Hancock County, Maine, United States. Start off your visit on the 6th (Sun): see the interesting displays at The Seal Cove Auto Museum, contemplate the waterfront views at Frenchman Bay, thenget engrossed in the history at Somesville Historical Museum and Gardens, and finally take in the awesome beauty at Cadillac Mountain. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 7th (Mon): look for all kinds of wild species at Shore Path, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Saviour's Church :, and then take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports.

For more things to do, maps, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Bar Harbor trip planner.

Getting from Portland to Bar Harbor by car takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or do a combination of bus and flight. In September, plan for daily highs up to °F, and evening lows to °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Bar Harbor

Parks Nature Museums

Side Trips

Cadillac Mountain, Somesville Historical Museum and Gardens, The Seal Cove Auto Museum
Highlights from your plan
Boat Tours & Water Sports
Shore Path ©
Shore Path
Cadillac Mountain ©
Cadillac Mountain

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