8 days in Maine Itinerary

8 days in Maine Itinerary

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8 days in Maine Itinerary

Start: Tampa, Florida
Fly + Drive:  6​h
1
Phippsburg
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 15​min
2
Camden
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 45​min
3
Bar Harbor, Mount Desert Island
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h
4
Ogunquit
— 3 nights
+2
Bus + Taxi + Fly:  7​h 45​min
End: Tampa, Florida

1
night
Phippsburg

Phippsburg ©
Phippsburg is a town in Sagadahoc County, Maine, United States, on the west side of the mouth of the Kennebec River. Start off your visit on the 26th (Thu): take in the exciting artwork at Georgetown Pottery.

For other places to visit, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Phippsburg online trip planner .

Tampa to Phippsburg is an approximately 6-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. In December, Phippsburg is colder than Tampa - with highs of 36°F and lows of 20°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Camden.

Things to do in Phippsburg

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

Georgetown Pottery, Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens
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Popham Beach State Park ©
Popham Beach State Park
Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens ©
Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens
Georgetown Pottery ©
Georgetown Pottery

1
night
Camden

Camden ©
Camden is a town in Knox County, Maine, United States. Kick off your visit on the 28th (Sat): look for gifts at French & Brawn Market Place, then explore the world behind art at Farnsworth Art Museum, then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mount Battie, and finally admire the majestic nature at Camden Hills State Park.

To find ratings, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, read Camden trip planner .

You can drive from Phippsburg to Camden in 1.5 hours. In December, daytime highs in Camden are 37°F, while nighttime lows are 22°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Bar Harbor.

Things to do in Camden

Nature Parks Museums

Side Trip

Farnsworth Art Museum
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Mount Battie ©
Mount Battie
Camden Hills State Park ©
Camden Hills State Park
Farnsworth Art Museum ©
Farnsworth Art Museum

2
nights
Bar Harbor, Mount Desert Island

Bar Harbor ©
Bar Harbor is a town on Mount Desert Island in Hancock County, Maine, United States. On the 29th (Sun), take in the awesome beauty at Cadillac Mountain, then admire all the interesting features of Park Loop Road, and then explore the striking landscape at Thunder Hole. On the 30th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: look for all kinds of wild species at Shore Path, then kick back and relax at Sand Beach, then don't miss a visit to Land Bridge to Bar Island, and finally take in the pleasant sights at Compass Harbor Trail.

To see maps, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Bar Harbor tour itinerary website .

You can drive from Camden to Bar Harbor in 2 hours. Another option is to take a bus. December in Bar Harbor sees daily highs of 36°F and lows of 21°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Mon) so you can drive to Ogunquit.

Things to do in Bar Harbor

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trip

Acadia National Park
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Cadillac Mountain ©
Cadillac Mountain
Shore Path ©
Shore Path
Park Loop Road ©
Park Loop Road

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.
Step out of the city life by going to Ogunquit Beach and Long Sands Beach. Attractions like Old Orchard Beach and Wells Beach make great kid-friendly stops. There's lots more to do: get to know the fascinating history of Marginal Way Walkway, view the masterpieces at Mast Cove Galleries, head outdoors with Fisherman's Walk, and visit a coastal fixture at Nubble Lighthouse.

For maps, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, read Ogunquit vacation planner .

Drive from Bar Harbor to Ogunquit in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or take a bus. In December, daily temperatures in Ogunquit can reach 36°F, while at night they dip to 18°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 2nd (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Ogunquit

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Fisherman's Walk, Mast Cove Galleries, Nubble Lighthouse, Wells Beach, Old Orchard Beach
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Ogunquit Beach ©
Ogunquit Beach
Perkins Cove ©
Perkins Cove
Old Orchard Beach ©
Old Orchard Beach

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