6 days in Bangor & Acadia National Park Itinerary

6 days in Bangor & Acadia National Park Itinerary

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Bangor
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Acadia National Park
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Bangor

Bangor is a city along the Penobscot River in the U.S. state of Maine. For other places to visit, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Bangor trip planner.

Buffalo to Bangor is an approximately 6-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. September in Bangor sees daily highs of 73°F and lows of 51°F at night. On the 5th (Sun), you're off to Acadia National Park.

Things to do in Bangor

Outdoors · Parks · Tours · Shopping

Acadia National Park

— 5 nights

First Eastern 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.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like The Seal Cove Auto Museum and Somesville Historical Museum and Gardens. Get in touch with nature at Cadillac Mountain and Carriage Roads. Go for a jaunt from Acadia National Park to Hancock to see Frenchman Bay Conservancy about 40 minutes away. There's much more to do: take a memorable drive along Park Loop Road, take in nature's colorful creations at Asticou Terraces / Thuya Garden, explore the striking landscape at Thunder Hole, and contemplate the waterfront views at Jordan Pond Path Trailhead.

To see reviews, more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, read our Acadia National Park day trip website.

You can drive from Bangor to Acadia National Park in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and taxi. In September in Acadia National Park, expect temperatures between 70°F during the day and 52°F at night. You'll have a few hours on the 10th (Fri) to wrap things up before traveling home.

Things to do in Acadia National Park

Parks · Outdoors · Trails · Wildlife

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