9 days in Maine Itinerary

9 days in Maine Itinerary

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9 days in Maine Itinerary

Start: Austin
Fly + bus:  9​h 15​min
1
Ogunquit
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
2
Rockland
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
3
Bar Harbor, Mount Desert Island
— 3 nights
Fly:  10​h
End: Austin

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.
Relax by the water at Ogunquit Beach and Old Orchard Beach. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Marginal Way Walkway and Perkins Cove. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Ogunquit: Portland Head Light (in Cape Elizabeth) and Mast Cove Galleries (in Kennebunkport). The adventure continues: enjoy the sand and surf at Wells Beach, tour the pleasant surroundings at Long Sands Beach, visit a coastal fixture at Cape Neddick Nubble Lighthouse, and look for gifts at When Pigs Fly Company Store.

To find ratings, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Ogunquit road trip app .

Austin to Ogunquit is an approximately 9.5-hour combination of flight and bus. You can also drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference moving from Central Standard Time (CST) to Eastern Standard Time (EST) is 1 hour. Traveling from Austin in June, you will find days in Ogunquit are slightly colder (75°F), and nights are much colder (52°F). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Rockland.

Things to do in Ogunquit

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Mast Cove Galleries, Wells Beach, When Pigs Fly Company Store, Long Sands Beach, Cape Neddick Nubble Lighthouse
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Ogunquit Beach ©
Ogunquit Beach
Marginal Way Walkway ©
Marginal Way Walkway
Portland Head Light ©
Portland Head Light

2
nights
Rockland

Rockland ©
Rockland is a city in Knox County, Maine, in the United States. On the 26th (Wed), explore the galleries of Farnsworth Art Museum, stop by Fiore Artisan Olive Oils and Vinegars, then learn about winemaking at Cellardoor Winery, and finally take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mount Battie. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: visit a coastal fixture at Owls Head Lighthouse, then examine the collection at Owls Head Transportation Museum, and then play a few rounds at Samoset Resort Golf Course.

For ratings, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Rockland visit website .

Traveling by car from Ogunquit to Rockland takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from Ogunquit in June, expect nights in Rockland to be about the same, around 51°F, while days are slightly colder, around 68°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Thu) so you can go by car to Bar Harbor.

Things to do in Rockland

Museums Outdoors Golf

Side Trips

Owls Head, Cellardoor Winery, Mount Battie, Samoset Resort Golf Course
Highlights from your plan
Farnsworth Art Museum ©
Farnsworth Art Museum
Cellardoor Winery ©
Cellardoor Winery
Owls Head Transportation Museum ©
Owls Head Transportation Museum

3
nights
Bar Harbor, Mount Desert Island

Bar Harbor ©
Bar Harbor is a town on Mount Desert Island in Hancock County, Maine, United States. Bring the kids along to Shore Path and Sand Beach. The adventure continues: take in the awesome beauty at Cadillac Mountain, examine the collection at The Seal Cove Auto Museum, head off the coast to Mount Desert Island, and see majestic marine mammals with a dolphin and whale watching tour.

To see photos, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Bar Harbor online travel route planner .

Traveling by car from Rockland to Bar Harbor takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In June, daily temperatures in Bar Harbor can reach 68°F, while at night they dip to 52°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 30th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Bar Harbor

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

Acadia National Park, The Seal Cove Auto Museum
Highlights from your plan
Mount Desert Island ©
Mount Desert Island
The Seal Cove Auto Museum ©
The Seal Cove Auto Museum
Sand Beach ©
Sand Beach

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