6 days in Maine Itinerary

6 days in Maine Itinerary

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6 days in Maine Itinerary

Start: Thomaston
Drive:  20​h 30​min
1
Boothbay
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 30​min
2
Portland
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h
3
Camden
— 1 day
Drive:  2​h
4
Bar Harbor, Mount Desert Island
— 2 nights
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  10​h
End: Thomaston

1
night
Boothbay

Boothbay ©
Boothbay is a town in Lincoln County, Maine, United States. On the 30th (Tue), get engrossed in the history at Boothbay Region Historical Society Museum, look for gifts at Dirty Bird Pottery, then take in nature's colorful creations at Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens, and finally take in the exciting artwork at Abacus Gallery.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, read our Boothbay itinerary planner .

Thomaston to Boothbay is an approximately 6.5-hour flight. You can also drive. In July, Boothbay is little chillier than Thomaston - with highs of 79°F and lows of 59°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Tue) early enough to drive to Portland.

Things to do in Boothbay

Parks Museums Shopping

Side Trip

Boothbay Harbor
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Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens ©
Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens

2
nights
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.
On the 31st (Wed), indulge your thirst for a good beer at Allagash Brewery, then admire the masterpieces at Portland Museum of Art, then get engrossed in the history at Victoria Mansion, and finally take a stroll through Old Port.

To see traveler tips, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Portland trip planner .

You can drive from Boothbay to Portland in 1.5 hours. July in Portland sees daily highs of 79°F and lows of 61°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Thu) so you can drive to Camden.

Things to do in Portland

Museums Neighborhoods Breweries & Distilleries
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Portland Museum of Art ©
Portland Museum of Art
Allagash Brewing Company ©
Allagash Brewing Company
Old Port ©
Old Port

1
day
Camden

Camden ©
Camden is a town in Knox County, Maine, United States. Kick off your visit on the 1st (Thu): see the interesting displays at Owls Head Transportation Museum, then steep yourself in history at Farnsworth Art Museum, and then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mount Battie.

For reviews, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Camden road trip site .

Traveling by car from Portland to Camden takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. When traveling from Portland in August, plan for slightly colder days and about the same nights in Camden: temperatures range from 74°F by day to 56°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 1st (Thu) early enough to go by car to Bar Harbor.

Things to do in Camden

Parks Museums Nature

Side Trips

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

2
nights
Bar Harbor, Mount Desert Island

Bar Harbor ©
Bar Harbor is a town on Mount Desert Island in Hancock County, Maine, United States. On the 2nd (Fri), identify plant and animal life at Shore Path, head off the coast to Mount Desert Island, and then stop by Fiore Artisan Olive Oils and Vinegars.

Inspirock's itinerary builder makes planning a Bar Harbor trip simple and quick.

You can drive from Camden to Bar Harbor in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 75°F in August, and nighttime lows around 57°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Bar Harbor

Wildlife Parks Shopping
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Shore Path ©
Shore Path

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