8 days in The Maine Highlands Itinerary

8 days in The Maine Highlands Itinerary

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8 days in The Maine Highlands Itinerary

Start: Kansas City
Fly:  7 h 30 min
1
Bangor
— 1 night
Drive:  15 min
2
Orono
— 4 nights
Drive:  2 h
3
Greenville
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h
4
Bangor
— 1 night
Fly:  7 h 30 min
End: Kansas City

1
night
Bangor

Bangor ©
Bangor is a city along the Penobscot River in the U.S. Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Penobscot River Walkway. Kick off your visit on the 7th (Sun): grab your bike and head to Penobscot River Walkway.

For where to stay, photos, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Bangor trip itinerary builder.

Kansas City to Bangor is an approximately 7.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Kansas City to Bangor. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Kansas City in June; daily highs in Bangor reach 74°F and lows reach 52°F. On the 8th (Mon), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Orono.

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Paul Bunyan Statue ©
Paul Bunyan Statue

4
nights
Orono

Orono ©
Orono is a town in Penobscot County, Maine, United States. Change things up with these side-trips from Orono: Mount Katahdin (in Millinocket), Schoodic Mountain (in Winter Harbor) and Great Wass Island Preserve (in Beals). The adventure continues: identify plant and animal life at Orono Bog Boardwalk and head off the coast to Beals Island.

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Orono is very close to Bangor. In June in Orono, expect temperatures between 74°F during the day and 52°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Fri) so you can go by car to Greenville.

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Mount Katahdin, Great Wass Island Preserve, Schoodic Mountain, Beals Island
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Mount Katahdin ©
Mount Katahdin
Orono Bog Boardwalk ©
Orono Bog Boardwalk
Beals Island ©
Beals Island

1
night
Greenville

Greenville ©
Greenville is a town in Piscataquis County, Maine, United States. You've now added Moose Country Safaris to your itinerary. On the 12th (Fri), look for all kinds of wild species at Moose Country Safaris. On the next day, tour the pleasant surroundings at Burnt Jacket Mountain, contemplate the waterfront views at Moosehead Lake, and then admire the sheer force of Moxie Falls.

To find more things to do, photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Greenville visit planner.

Getting from Orono to Greenville by car takes about 2 hours. When traveling from Orono in June, plan for slightly colder days and about the same nights in Greenville: temperatures range from 68°F by day to 51°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Bangor.

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Moxie Falls ©
Moxie Falls
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Burnt Jacket Mountain

1
night
Bangor

Bangor
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Drive from Greenville to Bangor in 2 hours. When traveling from Greenville in June, plan for somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Bangor: temperatures range from 74°F by day to 52°F at night. You will leave for home on the 14th (Sun).

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