43 days in Maine Itinerary

43 days in Maine Itinerary

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Start: Belleville
Fly + Drive:  14 h
1
Ogunquit
— 7 nights
Drive:  2 h
2
Boothbay Harbor
— 7 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
3
Camden
— 7 nights
Drive:  2 h
4
Acadia National Park, Mount Desert Island
— 8 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
5
Bangor
— 11 nights
Fly:  14 h
End: Belleville

7
nights
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.
Appreciate the collections at Victoria Mansion and Compliments. Marginal Way Walkway and Portland Head Light are good opportunities to explore the local culture. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Ogunquit: Beth Condon Pathway (in Yarmouth), Banded Horn Brewery (in Biddeford) and Portland (Allagash Brewing Company, Maine Craft Distilling, &more). The adventure continues: tour the pleasant surroundings at Ogunquit Beach, enjoy the sand and surf at Short Sands Beach, tee off at Pirate's Cove, and visit a coastal fixture at Nubble Lighthouse.

For traveler tips, ratings, maps, and tourist information, go to the Ogunquit route planning site.

Belleville to Ogunquit is an approximately 14-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. The time zone changes from Central Standard Time (CST) to Eastern Standard Time (EST), which is usually a 1 hour difference. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from Belleville in June; daily highs in Ogunquit reach 75°F and lows reach 52°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sat) so you can drive to Boothbay Harbor.

Things to do in Ogunquit

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Portland, Wells, York, Old Orchard Beach, Parsons Beach
Highlights from your plan
Marginal Way Walkway ©
Marginal Way Walkway
Portland Head Light ©
Portland Head Light
Nubble Lighthouse ©
Nubble Lighthouse

7
nights
Boothbay Harbor

Boothbay Harbor ©
Boothbay Harbor is a town in Lincoln County, Maine, United States. Get outdoors at Boothbay Region Land Trust and Popham Beach State Park. You'll explore and learn at Boothbay Region Historical Society Museum and Abacus Gallery. Venture out of the city with trips to Maine Maritime Museum (in Bath), Doubling Point Lighthouse (in Arrowsic) and Reid State Park (in Georgetown). And it doesn't end there: head off the coast to Cabbage Island, stroll through Pemaquid Beach Park, kick back and relax at Winslow Memorial Park Camping and Public Beach, and look for all kinds of wild species at La Verna Preserve.

To find maps, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Boothbay Harbor journey builder site.

You can drive from Ogunquit to Boothbay Harbor in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and train; or do a combination of bus and taxi. In June, plan for daily highs up to 73°F, and evening lows to 52°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Camden.

Things to do in Boothbay Harbor

Parks Outdoors Wildlife

Side Trips

Bristol, Georgetown, Maine Maritime Museum, Flight Deck Brewing, Doubling Point Lighthouse
Highlights from your plan
Boothbay Region Land Trust ©
Boothbay Region Land Trust
Pemaquid Point Lighthouse ©
Pemaquid Point Lighthouse
Popham Beach State Park ©
Popham Beach State Park

7
nights
Camden

Camden ©
Take a break from the city and head to Mount Battie and Samoset Resort Golf Course. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at High Street Historic District and Ducktrap Bay Trading Co. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Camden: Belgrade Lakes (Belgrade Lakes Golf Club & Blueberry Hill), Marshall Point Lighthouse Museum (in Port Clyde) and French Mountain's (in Rome).

For more things to do, traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Camden trip itinerary app.

You can drive from Boothbay Harbor to Camden in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus. When traveling from Boothbay Harbor in June, plan for a bit cooler days in Camden, with highs around 68°F, while nights are about the same with lows around 51°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Sat) early enough to drive to Acadia National Park.

Things to do in Camden

Museums Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Rockland, Belgrade Lakes, Owls Head, Rockport, Cellardoor Winery
Highlights from your plan
Mount Battie ©
Mount Battie
Owls Head Transportation Museum ©
Owls Head Transportation Museum
Farnsworth Art Museum ©
Farnsworth Art Museum

8
nights
Acadia National Park, Mount Desert Island

Acadia National Park ©
The first national park east of the Mississippi River, Acadia National Park draws visitors with its rugged landscape of ocean shoreline, low-slung granite mountains, dense woodlands, and pristine lakes.
Take a break from the city and head to Cadillac Mountain and Champlain Mountain & Beehive Loop Trail. There's still lots to do: grab your bike and head to Carriage Roads, look for all kinds of wild species at Acadia's Birds, hike along Jordan Cliffs Trail, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Gorham Mountain Trail.

To find reviews, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Acadia National Park trip builder website.

You can drive from Camden to Acadia National Park in 2.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. In June in Acadia National Park, expect temperatures between 68°F during the day and 52°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Sun) early enough to drive to Bangor.

Things to do in Acadia National Park

Parks Outdoors Trails

Side Trip

Mount Desert Island
Highlights from your plan
Champlain Mountain & Beehive Loop Trail ©
Champlain Mountain & Beehive Loop Trail
Cadillac Mountain ©
Cadillac Mountain
Carriage Roads ©
Carriage Roads

11
nights
Bangor

Bangor is a city along the Penobscot River in the U.S. Get some cultural insight at The Seal Cove Auto Museum and Stonington Village. Cole Land Transportation Museum and Whopaints Gallery will appeal to museum buffs. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Bangor: Wonderland Trail (in Southwest Harbor), Winter Harbor (Winter Harbor 5&10 & Schoodic Point) and Bar Harbor (St. Saviour's Church :, Boat Tours & Water Sports, &more). The adventure continues: explore the different monuments and memorials at Mount Hope Garden Cemetery, grab your bike and head to Penobscot River Walkway, identify plant and animal life at Petit Manan National Wildlife Refuge, and explore the world behind art at Colby College Museum of Art.

For reviews, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Bangor trip maker tool.

Getting from Acadia National Park to Bangor by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of taxi and bus. In July, daytime highs in Bangor are 80°F, while nighttime lows are 59°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Bangor

Parks Outdoors Wildlife

Side Trips

Bar Harbor, Winter Harbor, Hancock, Orono, Mount Kineo State Park
Highlights from your plan
Boat Tours & Water Sports
The Seal Cove Auto Museum ©
The Seal Cove Auto Museum
Shore Path ©
Shore Path

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