6 days in DownEast and Acadia Maine Itinerary

6 days in DownEast and Acadia Maine Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Dallas
Fly:  10 h
Bar Harbor, Mount Desert Island
— 4 nights
Drive:  1 h
Winter Harbor
— 1 night
Drive + Fly:  10 h 15 min
End: Dallas

Bar Harbor, Mount Desert Island

Bar Harbor ©
Bar Harbor is a town on Mount Desert Island in Hancock County, Maine, United States. Bar Harbor is known for wildlife, trails, and adventure. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the awesome beauty at Cadillac Mountain, hike along Champlain Mountain & Beehive Loop Trail, don't miss a visit to Land Bridge to Bar Island, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Carriage Roads.

To find maps, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Bar Harbor trip itinerary planner.

Dallas to Bar Harbor is an approximately 10-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus and train. The time zone difference moving from Central Standard Time (CST) to Eastern Standard Time (EST) is 1 hour. Traveling from Dallas in July, things will get much colder in Bar Harbor: highs are around 75°F and lows about 58°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sun) so you can travel to Winter Harbor.

Things to do in Bar Harbor

Parks Outdoors Trails

Side Trips

Acadia National Park, Somesville Historical Museum and Gardens
Highlights from your plan
Cadillac Mountain ©
Cadillac Mountain
Park Loop Road ©
Park Loop Road
Boat Tours & Water Sports

Winter Harbor

Winter Harbor ©
Not to be confused with Winter Harbor, Maine the former name of Biddeford PoolWinter Harbor is a town on the Schoodic Peninsula in Hancock County, Maine, United States. Start off your visit on the 13th (Mon): look for gifts at Winter Harbor 5&10, thenexplore the striking landscape at Schoodic Point, and then shop like a local with Whopaints Gallery.

To find other places to visit, ratings, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Winter Harbor route builder.

Drive from Bar Harbor to Winter Harbor in an hour. In July in Winter Harbor, expect temperatures between 75°F during the day and 58°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 13th (Mon) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Winter Harbor

Parks Nature Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Schoodic Point ©
Schoodic Point
Winter Harbor 5&10 ©
Winter Harbor 5&10
Whopaints Gallery ©
Whopaints Gallery