9 days in Maine Itinerary

9 days in Maine Itinerary

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Bar Harbor, Mount Desert Island
— 2 nights
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Camden
— 1 night
3
Boothbay Harbor
— 2 nights
4
Ogunquit
— 3 nights

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Bar Harbor, Mount Desert Island

Bar Harbor is a town on Mount Desert Island in Hancock County, Maine, United States. On the 5th (Sat), take in the awesome beauty at Cadillac Mountain, take an in-depth tour of Somesville Historical Museum and Gardens, thenexplore the activities along Frenchman Bay, and finally get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports. Keep things going the next day: identify plant and animal life at Shore Path, examine the collection at The Seal Cove Auto Museum, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Precipice Trail.

For photos, other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Bar Harbor trip planner.

Huntsville to Bar Harbor is an approximately 9.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Huntsville to Bar Harbor is 1 hour. Prepare for a bit cooler weather when traveling from Huntsville in September: high temperatures in Bar Harbor hover around °F and lows are around °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Camden.

Things to do in Bar Harbor

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Acadia National Park, The Seal Cove Auto Museum, Somesville Historical Museum and Gardens
Highlights from your plan
Boat Tours & Water Sports
Cadillac Mountain ©
Cadillac Mountain
The Seal Cove Auto Museum ©
The Seal Cove Auto Museum

1
night
Camden

Camden ©
On the 7th (Mon), don't miss a visit to Curtis Island Light, examine the collection at Owls Head Transportation Museum, get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports, thentake your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mount Battie, and finally stop by French & Brawn Market Place.

You can plan Camden trip in no time by asking Inspirock to help create your itinerary.

Getting from Bar Harbor to Camden by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a bus. In September in Camden, expect temperatures between °F during the day and °F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Boothbay Harbor.

Things to do in Camden

Tours Nature Parks

Side Trip

Owls Head Transportation Museum
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Mount Battie ©
Mount Battie
Owls Head Transportation Museum ©
Owls Head Transportation Museum
Curtis Island Light ©
Curtis Island Light

2
nights
Boothbay Harbor

Boothbay Harbor ©
Boothbay Harbor is a town in Lincoln County, Maine, United States. Kick off your visit on the 8th (Tue): admire the natural beauty at Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens, enjoy the sea views from Pemaquid Point Lighthouse, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at The Wilson Memorial Chapel. Keep things going the next day: identify plant and animal life at Boothbay Region Land Trust, thenstep off the mainland to explore Cabbage Island, and then take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports.

To see photos, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Boothbay Harbor travel itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Camden to Boothbay Harbor takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and taxi. In September in Boothbay Harbor, expect temperatures between °F during the day and °F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Wed) early enough to drive to Ogunquit.

Things to do in Boothbay Harbor

Parks Historic Sites Nature

Side Trips

Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens, Pemaquid Point Lighthouse, The Wilson Memorial Chapel
Highlights from your plan
Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens ©
Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens
Pemaquid Point Lighthouse ©
Pemaquid Point Lighthouse
Boothbay Region Land Trust ©
Boothbay Region Land Trust

3
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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.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Ogunquit: Portland Head Light (in Cape Elizabeth) and Portland (Portland Museum of Art & Lisa-Marie's Made in Maine). The adventure continues: get to know the fascinating history of Marginal Way Walkway, take in the exciting artwork at Compliments, visit a coastal fixture at Nubble Lighthouse, and get outside with Fisherman's Walk.

To see traveler tips, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Ogunquit road trip tool.

You can drive from Boothbay Harbor to Ogunquit in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and train; or do a combination of taxi and bus. In September, daytime highs in Ogunquit are °F, while nighttime lows are °F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Ogunquit

Historic Sites Parks Museums

Side Trips

York, Kennebunkport, Portland, Portland Head Light
Highlights from your plan
Marginal Way Walkway ©
Marginal Way Walkway
Portland Head Light ©
Portland Head Light
Perkins Cove ©
Perkins Cove

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