8 days in Maine Itinerary

8 days in Maine Itinerary

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8 days in Maine Itinerary

Start: Philadelphia
Fly:  5​h
1
Camden
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 45​min
2
Bar Harbor, Mount Desert Island
— 3 nights
Drive:  4​h
3
Ogunquit
— 3 nights
+2
bus + taxi + Fly:  6​h
End: Philadelphia

1
night
Camden

Camden ©
Camden is a town in Knox County, Maine, United States. On the 17th (Sat), look for gifts at French & Brawn Market Place and then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mount Battie. Here are some ideas for day two: view the masterpieces at Ducktrap Bay Trading Co, steep yourself in history at Farnsworth Art Museum, then learn about winemaking at Cellardoor Winery, and finally admire the majestic nature at Camden Hills State Park.

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Philadelphia to Camden is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. Traveling from Philadelphia in August, expect Camden to be little chillier, temps between 74°F and 56°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Bar Harbor.

Things to do in Camden

Parks Nature Museums

Side Trips

Farnsworth Art Museum, Cellardoor Winery
Highlights from your plan
Mount Battie ©
Mount Battie
Cellardoor Winery ©
Cellardoor Winery
Camden Hills State Park ©
Camden Hills State Park

3
nights
Bar Harbor, Mount Desert Island

Bar Harbor ©
Bar Harbor is a town on Mount Desert Island in Hancock County, Maine, United States. Do some cultural sightseeing at The Seal Cove Auto Museum and St. Saviour's Church :. Get in touch with nature at Acadia National Park and Shore Path. Next up on the itinerary: take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Cadillac Mountain, head off the coast to Mount Desert Island, and get up close to creatures of the deep with a dolphin and whale watching tour.

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Traveling by car from Camden to Bar Harbor takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In August, plan for daily highs up to 75°F, and evening lows to 57°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Wed) to allow time to drive to Ogunquit.

Things to do in Bar Harbor

Wildlife Parks Tours

Side Trips

The Seal Cove Auto Museum, Cadillac Mountain
Highlights from your plan
Cadillac Mountain ©
Cadillac Mountain
Shore Path ©
Shore Path
Dolphin & Whale Watching

3
nights
Ogunquit

Ogunquit ©
Ogunquit means "beautiful place by the sea" in the language of the Native Americans who inhabited the region long ago, and this remains an accurate description of this holiday destination today.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Perkins Cove and Marginal Way Walkway. We've included these beaches for you: Ogunquit Beach and Long Sands Beach. Explore Ogunquit's surroundings by going to Portland Head Light (in Cape Elizabeth) and Old Orchard Beach (in Old Orchard Beach). There's much more to do: kick back and relax at Wells Beach, enjoy the sea views from Cape Neddick Nubble Lighthouse, and get a taste of the local shopping with Panache Fine Jewelry and Art Gallery.

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Drive from Bar Harbor to Ogunquit in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or take a bus. In August, plan for daily highs up to 80°F, and evening lows to 54°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Ogunquit

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Portland Head Light, Nubble Lighthouse, Old Orchard Beach, Long Sands Beach, Wells Beach
Highlights from your plan
Marginal Way Walkway ©
Marginal Way Walkway
Ogunquit Beach ©
Ogunquit Beach
Portland Head Light ©
Portland Head Light

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