5 days in Maine Itinerary

5 days in Maine Itinerary

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

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Bar Harbor, Mount Desert Island

Bar Harbor ©
Bar Harbor is a town on Mount Desert Island in Hancock County, Maine, United States. On the 16th (Tue), examine the collection at The Seal Cove Auto Museum, look for all kinds of wild species at Shore Path, then stop by Christmas Spirit Shop, and finally take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Cadillac Mountain.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Bar Harbor trip planner.

Knoxville to Bar Harbor is an approximately 9-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus, train, and car. Expect little chillier temperatures when traveling from Knoxville in June; daily highs in Bar Harbor reach 68°F and lows reach 52°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Tue) early enough to drive to Rockland.

Things to do in Bar Harbor

Parks · Wildlife · Nature · Museums

Side Trips

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The Seal Cove Auto Museum ©
The Seal Cove Auto Museum
Cadillac Mountain ©
Cadillac Mountain
Shore Path ©
Shore Path

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Rockland

Rockland ©
Rockland is a city in Knox County, Maine, in the United States. Start off your visit on the 17th (Wed): see the interesting displays at Owls Head Transportation Museum, then look for gifts at Maine State Prison Store, then explore the world behind art at Farnsworth Art Museum, and finally take in the awesome beauty at Mount Battie.

For traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, read Rockland journey planner.

You can drive from Bar Harbor to Rockland in 2.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. June in Rockland sees daily highs of 68°F and lows of 51°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Portland.

Things to do in Rockland

Museums · Nature · Parks · Historic Sites

Side Trips

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Farnsworth Art Museum ©
Farnsworth Art Museum
Owls Head Transportation Museum ©
Owls Head Transportation Museum
Mount Battie ©
Mount Battie

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Portland

Portland ©

The Forest City

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.
Start off your visit on the 18th (Thu): stroll through Ogunquit Beach, then get to know the fascinating history of Marginal Way Walkway, and then visit a coastal fixture at Nubble Lighthouse. On the 19th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: revel in the low prices at L.L. Bean Factory Store, indulge your thirst for a good beer at Rising Tide Brewing Company, and then kick back and relax at Old Orchard Beach.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Portland travel route planner.

Drive from Rockland to Portland in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In June, plan for daily highs up to 73°F, and evening lows to 54°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Portland

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Ogunquit Beach ©
Ogunquit Beach
Marginal Way Walkway ©
Marginal Way Walkway
Nubble Lighthouse ©
Nubble Lighthouse

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