8 days in Maine Itinerary

8 days in Maine Itinerary

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Bar Harbor, Mount Desert Island
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Portland
— 2 nights
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Boothbay
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Bar Harbor, Mount Desert Island

Bar Harbor is a town on Mount Desert Island in Hancock County, Maine, United States. On the 12th (Sun), stroll through Champlain Mountain & Beehive Loop Trail, take in the awesome beauty at Cadillac Mountain, and then look for all kinds of wild species at Shore Path. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 13th (Mon): explore the landscape on two wheels at Carriage Roads, see the interesting displays at The Seal Cove Auto Museum, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Saviour's Church :, and finally get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports.

To find ratings, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Bar Harbor trip maker site.

Paducah to Bar Harbor is an approximately 11.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of taxi, bus, and train. Traveling from Paducah to Bar Harbor, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Prepare for a bit cooler weather when traveling from Paducah in July: high temperatures in Bar Harbor hover around 75°F and lows are around 58°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Portland.

Things to do in Bar Harbor

Parks · Outdoors · Trails · Wildlife

Side Trips

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Boat Tours & Water Sports
Cadillac Mountain ©
Cadillac Mountain
Shore Path ©
Shore Path

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Portland

Portland ©

The Forest City

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.
Kick off your visit on the 14th (Tue): take in the dramatic natural features at Perkins Cove, appreciate the extensive heritage of Marginal Way Walkway, and then kick back and relax at Ogunquit Beach. On the 15th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: enjoy the sea views from Portland Head Light, take a memorable tour with Tours, then do a tasting at Sweetgrass Winery & Distillery Old Port Tasting Room and Shop, and finally sample the tasty concoctions at Allagash Brewing Company.

For maps, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Portland trip planner.

Traveling by car from Bar Harbor to Portland takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of flight and bus. In July, daytime highs in Portland are 79°F, while nighttime lows are 61°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Boothbay.

Things to do in Portland

Outdoors · Historic Sites · Parks · Wildlife

Side Trips

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Marginal Way Walkway ©
Marginal Way Walkway
Allagash Brewing Company ©
Allagash Brewing Company
Ogunquit Beach ©
Ogunquit Beach

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Boothbay

Boothbay ©
Boothbay is a town in Lincoln County, Maine, United States. Venture out of the city with trips to Cellardoor Winery (in Lincolnville), South End Dog Park (in Bath) and Mount Battie (in Camden). The adventure continues: admire the natural beauty at Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens, get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports, step off the mainland to explore Cabbage Island, and contemplate the long history of The Wilson Memorial Chapel.

For traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, read Boothbay driving holiday planner.

Traveling by car from Portland to Boothbay takes 1.5 hours. In July in Boothbay, expect temperatures between 79°F during the day and 59°F at night. On the 18th (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Boothbay

Parks · Nature · Wineries · Tours

Side Trips

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Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens ©
Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens
Mount Battie ©
Mount Battie
Boat Tours & Water Sports

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