6 days in Maine Itinerary

6 days in Maine Itinerary

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6 days in Maine Itinerary

Start: Los Angeles
Fly + bus:  10​h
1
Kennebunkport
— 1 day
Drive:  4​h
2
Bar Harbor, Mount Desert Island
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
3
Rockland
— 2 nights
Fly:  9​h 30​min
End: Los Angeles

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day
Kennebunkport

Kennebunkport ©
Kennebunkport is a town in York County, Maine, United States. On the 6th (Tue), look for gifts at Scalawags Pet Boutique, then enjoy the sand and surf at Ogunquit Beach, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Marginal Way Walkway, and finally enjoy the sand and surf at Footbridge Beach.

To find more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, use the Kennebunkport trip itinerary tool .

Los Angeles to Kennebunkport is an approximately 10-hour combination of flight and bus. You can also do a combination of train, flight, and bus; or drive. You'll lose 3 hours traveling from Los Angeles to Kennebunkport due to the time zone difference. Expect a bit cooler evenings in Kennebunkport when traveling from Los Angeles in August, with lows around 54°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Tue) so you can go by car to Bar Harbor.

Things to do in Kennebunkport

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trip

Ogunquit
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Ogunquit Beach ©
Ogunquit Beach
Marginal Way Walkway ©
Marginal Way Walkway

2
nights
Bar Harbor, Mount Desert Island

Bar Harbor ©
Bar Harbor is a town on Mount Desert Island in Hancock County, Maine, United States. Kick off your visit on the 7th (Wed): take in nature's colorful creations at Asticou Azalea Garden, get engrossed in the history at Abbe Museum, then stroll around Agamont Park, and finally visit a coastal fixture at Egg Rock Light. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: kick back and relax at Echo Lake Beach, appreciate the extensive heritage of Ship Harbor Nature Trail, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Saviour's Church :, and finally walk around Village Green.

To find maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Bar Harbor trip planning site .

Traveling by car from Kennebunkport to Bar Harbor takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect little chillier weather when traveling from Kennebunkport in August: highs in Bar Harbor hover around 75°F, while lows dip to 57°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Rockland.

Things to do in Bar Harbor

Parks Historic Sites Beaches

Side Trips

Echo Lake Beach, Ship Harbor Nature Trail, Asticou Azalea Garden
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Asticou Azalea Garden ©
Asticou Azalea Garden
Ship Harbor Nature Trail ©
Ship Harbor Nature Trail
Egg Rock Light ©
Egg Rock Light

2
nights
Rockland

Rockland ©
Rockland is a city in Knox County, Maine, in the United States. On the 9th (Fri), see the interesting displays at Sail Power and Steam Museum, visit a coastal fixture at Marshall Point Lighthouse Museum, then enjoy the sea views from Rockland Breakwater Light, and finally stop by Maine State Prison Store. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: look for gifts at Owls Head Lighthouse, then examine the collection at Owls Head Transportation Museum, and then visit a coastal fixture at Maine Lighthouse Museum.

For more things to do, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Rockland online driving holiday planner .

You can drive from Bar Harbor to Rockland in 2.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. In August, plan for daily highs up to 74°F, and evening lows to 56°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Rockland

Museums Historic Sites Shopping

Side Trips

Owls Head, Maine State Prison Store, Marshall Point Lighthouse Museum
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Marshall Point Lighthouse Museum ©
Marshall Point Lighthouse Museum
Owls Head Transportation Museum ©
Owls Head Transportation Museum
Maine Lighthouse Museum ©
Maine Lighthouse Museum

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