5 days in Maine Itinerary

5 days in Maine Itinerary

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5 days in Maine Itinerary

Start: Albany
Drive:  4​h
1
Kittery Point
— Few hours
Drive:  30​min
2
York
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h
3
Portland
— 1 day
Drive:  1​h 45​min
4
Camden
— Few hours
Drive:  1​h 15​min
5
Boothbay Harbor
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 30​min
6
Cape Elizabeth
— 1 night
Drive:  5​h
End: Albany

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Kittery Point

Kittery Point ©
Kittery Point is a census-designated place (CDP) in the town of Kittery, York County, Maine, United States. Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Mon): make a trip to Fort McClary State Park, then contemplate the long history of Fort Constitution State Historic Site, and then visit a coastal fixture at Portsmouth Harbor Lighthouse.

For ratings, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, read Kittery Point trip maker website .

Albany to Kittery Point is an approximately 3.5-hour car ride. In October in Kittery Point, expect temperatures between 62°F during the day and 44°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Mon) to allow time to travel to York.

Things to do in Kittery Point

Parks Historic Sites Nature

Side Trips

New Castle, Fort McClary State Park
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Fort McClary State Park ©
Fort McClary State Park
Portsmouth Harbor Lighthouse ©
Portsmouth Harbor Lighthouse

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night
York

York ©
York is a town in York County, Maine, United States, near the southern tip of the state. Start off your visit on the 22nd (Mon): look for gifts at Kittery Trading Post.

To see ratings, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, use the York visit app .

York is just a stone's throw from Kittery Point. In October, plan for daily highs up to 62°F, and evening lows to 44°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Tue) so you can drive to Portland.

Things to do in York

Parks Beaches Historic Sites

Side Trips

Ogunquit, Kittery Trading Post
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Nubble Lighthouse ©
Nubble Lighthouse
Marginal Way Walkway ©
Marginal Way Walkway
Perkins Cove ©
Perkins Cove

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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.
For photos, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Portland trip builder .

Drive from York to Portland in an hour. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and train; or do a combination of taxi and bus. In October, daily temperatures in Portland can reach 62°F, while at night they dip to 43°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 24th (Wed) to allow time for the car ride to Camden.

Things to do in Portland

Historic Sites
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Wadsworth-Longfellow House ©
Wadsworth-Longfellow House
Portland Observatory ©
Portland Observatory

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Camden

Camden ©
Camden is a town in Knox County, Maine, United States. To see maps, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Camden trip planner .

Getting from Portland to Camden by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a bus. In October, daytime highs in Camden are 58°F, while nighttime lows are 42°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Wed) so you can go by car to Boothbay Harbor.

Things to do in Camden

Wineries

Side Trip

Cellardoor Winery
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Cellardoor Winery ©
Cellardoor Winery
Curtis Island Light ©
Curtis Island Light

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Boothbay Harbor

Boothbay Harbor ©
Boothbay Harbor is a town in Lincoln County, Maine, United States. Kick off your visit on the 25th (Thu): take in nature's colorful creations at Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens.

For more things to do, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Boothbay Harbor itinerary builder app .

Traveling by car from Camden to Boothbay Harbor takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and taxi. In October in Boothbay Harbor, expect temperatures between 61°F during the day and 41°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 25th (Thu) to allow time for the car ride to Cape Elizabeth.

Things to do in Boothbay Harbor

Parks

Side Trip

Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens
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Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens ©
Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens

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night
Cape Elizabeth

Cape Elizabeth ©
Cape Elizabeth is a town in Cumberland County, Maine, United States. Start off your visit on the 25th (Thu): see the interesting displays at Portland Head Light.

To see photos, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Cape Elizabeth vacation maker app .

You can drive from Boothbay Harbor to Cape Elizabeth in 1.5 hours. In October, daytime highs in Cape Elizabeth are 62°F, while nighttime lows are 43°F. On the 26th (Fri), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in Cape Elizabeth

Historic Sites Museums
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Cape Elizabeth Light ©
Cape Elizabeth Light
Portland Head Light ©
Portland Head Light

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