9 days in Burlington & Bar Harbor Itinerary

9 days in Burlington & Bar Harbor Itinerary

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9 days in Burlington & Bar Harbor Itinerary

Start: Washington DC
Fly:  3​h 30​min
1
Burlington
— 3 nights
Drive:  7​h 30​min
2
Bar Harbor
— 4 nights
Fly:  6​h 30​min
End: Washington DC

3
nights
Burlington

Burlington ©
Burlington is the most populous city in the U.S. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Burlington: Stowe Recreation Path (in Stowe), Mirror Lake (in Lake Placid) and Alice Falls (in Keeseville). The adventure continues: see the interesting displays at Shelburne Museum, stroll around Waterfront Park, browse the eclectic array of goods at Church Street Marketplace, and relax in the rural setting at Sugarbush Farm.

To see more things to do, photos, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Burlington trip itinerary planning site .

Washington DC to Burlington is an approximately 3.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of subway, bus, and flight; or drive. In October, Burlington is slightly colder than Washington DC - with highs of 62°F and lows of 44°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Bar Harbor.

Things to do in Burlington

Parks Nature Trails

Side Trips

Quechee, Shelburne Museum, Stowe Recreation Path, Alice Falls, Sugarbush Farm
Highlights from your plan
Church Street Marketplace ©
Church Street Marketplace
Stowe Recreation Path ©
Stowe Recreation Path
Shelburne Museum ©
Shelburne Museum

4
nights
Bar Harbor

Bar Harbor ©
Bar Harbor is a town on Mount Desert Island in Hancock County, Maine, United States. Explore Bar Harbor's surroundings by going to Camden (Mount Battie & Curtis Island Light) and Schoodic Point (in Winter Harbor). The adventure continues: identify plant and animal life at Shore Path, take in the awesome beauty at Cadillac Mountain, admire all the interesting features of Park Loop Road, and get up close to creatures of the deep with a dolphin and whale watching tour.

For more things to do, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Bar Harbor trip builder website .

You can drive from Burlington to Bar Harbor in 7.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus and flight; or do a combination of bus, flight, and car. In October, daytime highs in Bar Harbor are 59°F, while nighttime lows are 42°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Bar Harbor

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Acadia National Park, Camden, Somesville Historical Museum and Gardens, Schoodic Point
Highlights from your plan
Shore Path ©
Shore Path
Mount Battie ©
Mount Battie
Cadillac Mountain ©
Cadillac Mountain

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