8 days in Maine Itinerary

8 days in Maine Itinerary

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8 days in Maine Itinerary

Start: Phoenix
Fly + bus:  10​h 15​min
1
Ogunquit
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h
2
Bar Harbor, Mount Desert Island
— 4 nights
Drive:  2​h
3
Camden
— 1 night
Fly:  9​h 15​min
End: Phoenix

2
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.
On the 1st (Mon), tour the pleasant surroundings at Ogunquit Beach, appreciate the extensive heritage of Marginal Way Walkway, and then explore and take pictures at Perkins Cove. On the next day, stroll through Wells Beach, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Ann's Episcopal Church, and then kick back and relax at Hampton Beach State Park.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Ogunquit trip itinerary planner .

Phoenix to Ogunquit is an approximately 10.5-hour combination of flight and bus. You can also do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 2 hours traveling from Phoenix to Ogunquit. In June, Ogunquit is cooler than Phoenix - with highs of 75°F and lows of 52°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Tue) to allow time to drive to Bar Harbor.

Things to do in Ogunquit

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Hampton Beach State Park, St. Ann's Episcopal Church, Wells Beach
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Marginal Way Walkway ©
Marginal Way Walkway
Ogunquit Beach ©
Ogunquit Beach
Hampton Beach State Park ©
Hampton Beach State Park

4
nights
Bar Harbor, Mount Desert Island

Bar Harbor ©
Bar Harbor is a town on Mount Desert Island in Hancock County, Maine, United States. Explore hidden gems such as Pirate's Cove Miniature Golf and The Seal Cove Auto Museum. Take a break from Bar Harbor with a short trip to Schoodic Point in Winter Harbor, about 1h 20 min away. There's lots more to do: step off the mainland to explore Mount Desert Island, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Cadillac Mountain, take in nature's colorful creations at Asticou Azalea Garden, and don't miss a visit to Land Bridge to Bar Island.

To see where to stay, reviews, photos, and tourist information, use the Bar Harbor trip planner .

Traveling by car from Ogunquit to Bar Harbor takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or take a bus. Expect slightly colder weather when traveling from Ogunquit in July: highs in Bar Harbor hover around 75°F, while lows dip to 58°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Camden.

Things to do in Bar Harbor

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

Acadia National Park, Asticou Azalea Garden, The Seal Cove Auto Museum, Schoodic Point
Highlights from your plan
Cadillac Mountain ©
Cadillac Mountain
The Seal Cove Auto Museum ©
The Seal Cove Auto Museum
Shore Path ©
Shore Path

1
night
Camden

Camden ©
Camden is a town in Knox County, Maine, United States. On the 7th (Sun), take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mount Battie, then contemplate the long history of Farnsworth Art Museum, and then look for gifts at Maine State Prison Store.

To find traveler tips, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Camden trip itinerary planning site .

Traveling by car from Bar Harbor to Camden takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In July, daily temperatures in Camden can reach 74°F, while at night they dip to 58°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Camden

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Farnsworth Art Museum, Maine State Prison Store
Highlights from your plan
Mount Battie ©
Mount Battie
Farnsworth Art Museum ©
Farnsworth Art Museum

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