8 days in Maine Itinerary

8 days in Maine Itinerary

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Rockland
— 3 nights
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Carrabassett Valley
— 1 night
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Portland
— 3 nights

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Rockland

Rockland ©
Rockland is a city in Knox County, Maine, in the United States. Your day by day itinerary now includes Farnsworth Art Museum as well as Center for Maine Contemporary Art (CMCA). Kick off your visit on the 1st (Sat): explore the world behind art at Center for Maine Contemporary Art (CMCA), look for gifts at Fiore Artisan Olive Oils and Vinegars, then look for all kinds of wild species at Beech Hill Reserve, and finally take a stroll through High Street Historic District. Here are some ideas for day two: examine the collection at Maine Lighthouse Museum, then explore the world behind art at Farnsworth Art Museum, then learn about winemaking at Cellardoor Winery, and finally don't miss a visit to Curtis Island Light.

To find ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Rockland vacation builder website.

Seattle to Rockland is an approximately 10-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of train and bus. You'll lose 3 hours traveling from Seattle to Rockland due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Seattle in December, things will get little chillier in Rockland: highs are around 37°F and lows about 22°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Carrabassett Valley.

Things to do in Rockland

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Neighborhoods

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Winery / Vineyard
Cellardoor Winery
4.7

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Carrabassett Valley

Carrabassett Valley ©
Carrabassett Valley is a town in Franklin County, Maine, United States. On the 3rd (Mon), get engrossed in the history at Stanley Museum.

To see maps, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Carrabassett Valley trip itinerary maker app.

Traveling by car from Rockland to Carrabassett Valley takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Prepare for little chillier weather when traveling from Rockland in January: high temperatures in Carrabassett Valley hover around 23°F and lows are around 8°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Tue) early enough to travel to Portland.

Things to do in Carrabassett Valley

Museums

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History Museum
Stanley Museum
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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.
Museum-lovers will get to explore Maine Jewish Museum and Children's Museum and Theatre of Maine. Get a sense of the local culture at Maine Mead Works and Wood Island Lighthouse. There's much more to do: tour the pleasant surroundings at Back Cove Trail, sample the fine beverages at Urban Farm Fermentory, savor the flavors at Maine Beer Tours, and sample the tasty concoctions at Bissell Brothers.

For where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Portland attractions website.

Getting from Carrabassett Valley to Portland by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: drive. Traveling from Carrabassett Valley in January, expect Portland to be a bit warmer, temps between 33°F and 16°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 7th (Fri) to allow time for the car ride back home.

Things to do in Portland

Breweries & Distilleries · Historic Sites · Outdoors · Parks

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Beer Tasting / Tour
Maine Beer Tours
4.8
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Specialty Museum
Maine Jewish Museum
4.8

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