7 days in Maine Itinerary

7 days in Maine Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Portland
— 2 nights
2
Boothbay Harbor
— 1 night
3
Camden
— 1 night
4
Bar Harbor, Mount Desert Island
— 2 nights

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.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Portland: Ogunquit (Perkins Cove, Marginal Way Walkway, &more). There's much more to do: visit a coastal fixture at Portland Head Light, get engrossed in the history at Victoria Mansion, gain some tasty knowledge on The Maine Brew Bus, and sample the tasty concoctions at Allagash Brewing Company.

To find reviews, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Portland trip app.

New York City to Portland is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. Expect little chillier temperatures when traveling from New York City in September; daily highs in Portland reach °F and lows reach °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Fri) early enough to drive to Boothbay Harbor.

Things to do in Portland

Breweries & Distilleries Tours Parks

Side Trips

Ogunquit, Portland Head Light
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Marginal Way Walkway ©
Marginal Way Walkway
Portland Head Light ©
Portland Head Light
The Maine Brew Bus ©
The Maine Brew Bus

1
night
Boothbay Harbor

Boothbay Harbor ©
Boothbay Harbor is a town in Lincoln County, Maine, United States. Kick off your visit on the 12th (Sat): admire the natural beauty at Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens, identify plant and animal life at Boothbay Region Land Trust, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at The Wilson Memorial Chapel.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Boothbay Harbor trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

You can drive from Portland to Boothbay Harbor in 1.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of train and taxi; or do a combination of bus and taxi. Expect a daytime high around °F in September, and nighttime lows around °F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sat) so you can go by car to Camden.

Things to do in Boothbay Harbor

Parks Wildlife Historic Sites

Side Trips

Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens, The Wilson Memorial Chapel
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Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens ©
Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens
Boothbay Region Land Trust ©
Boothbay Region Land Trust
The Wilson Memorial Chapel ©
The Wilson Memorial Chapel

1
night
Camden

Camden ©
Start off your visit on the 13th (Sun): cast your line with Morning In Maine Boat Tour, thenexamine the collection at Owls Head Transportation Museum, thenmake a trip to Curtis Island Light, and finally take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mount Battie.

To find traveler tips, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Camden travel route planning tool.

You can drive from Boothbay Harbor to Camden in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus. September in Camden sees daily highs of °F and lows of °F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Bar Harbor.

Things to do in Camden

Tours Parks Nature

Side Trips

Morning In Maine Boat Tour, Owls Head Transportation Museum
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Mount Battie ©
Mount Battie
Owls Head Transportation Museum ©
Owls Head Transportation Museum
Curtis Island Light ©
Curtis Island Light

2
nights
Bar Harbor, Mount Desert Island

Bar Harbor is a town on Mount Desert Island in Hancock County, Maine, United States. On the 14th (Mon), examine the collection at The Seal Cove Auto Museum, contemplate the waterfront views at Frenchman Bay, thenget engrossed in the history at Somesville Historical Museum and Gardens, and finally take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Cadillac Mountain. On your second day here, look for gifts at Christmas Spirit Shop, identify plant and animal life at Shore Path, and then take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports.

For ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Bar Harbor visit planning website.

Traveling by car from Camden to Bar Harbor takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In September in Bar Harbor, expect temperatures between °F during the day and °F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Tue) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Bar Harbor

Parks Nature Museums

Side Trips

Somesville Historical Museum and Gardens, Cadillac Mountain, The Seal Cove Auto Museum
Highlights from your plan
Boat Tours & Water Sports
Cadillac Mountain ©
Cadillac Mountain
The Seal Cove Auto Museum ©
The Seal Cove Auto Museum

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