9 days in Mid Coast Maine & Greater Seattle Itinerary

9 days in Mid Coast Maine & Greater Seattle Itinerary

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Start: Portland
Drive:  1 h 15 min
1
Boothbay Harbor
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 15 min
2
Camden
— 2 nights
Fly:  10 h
3
Seattle
— 5 nights
Bus:  10 h
End: Portland

1
night
Boothbay Harbor

Boothbay Harbor ©
Boothbay Harbor is a town in Lincoln County, Maine, United States. On the 3rd (Mon), admire the natural beauty at Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens and then get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports. Here are some ideas for day two: look for all kinds of wild species at Boothbay Region Land Trust, enjoy the sea views from Burnt Island Lighthouse, thencontemplate the long history of The Wilson Memorial Chapel, and finally head off the coast to Cabbage Island.

For where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, read Boothbay Harbor day trip planning tool.

Portland to Boothbay Harbor is an approximately 1.5-hour car ride. You can also do a combination of train and taxi; or do a combination of bus and taxi. In August, daytime highs in Boothbay Harbor are 79°F, while nighttime lows are 57°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Camden.

Things to do in Boothbay Harbor

Parks Historic Sites Wildlife

Side Trips

Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens, The Wilson Memorial Chapel
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Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens ©
Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens
Boothbay Region Land Trust ©
Boothbay Region Land Trust
Boat Tours & Water Sports

2
nights
Camden

Camden ©
Kick off your visit on the 5th (Wed): don't miss a visit to Curtis Island Light, look for all kinds of wild species at Beech Hill Reserve, thentake a memorable tour with Tours, and finally take in the awesome beauty at Mount Battie. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: examine the collection at Owls Head Transportation Museum, take in the exciting artwork at Ducktrap Bay Trading Co, and then do a tasting at Cellardoor Winery.

To see ratings, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Camden journey builder website.

You can drive from Boothbay Harbor to Camden in 1.5 hours. Another option is to do a combination of taxi and bus. Expect little chillier weather when traveling from Boothbay Harbor in August: highs in Camden hover around 74°F, while lows dip to 56°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Thu) so you can travel to Seattle.

Things to do in Camden

Parks Museums Wildlife

Side Trips

Owls Head Transportation Museum, Cellardoor Winery, Beech Hill Reserve
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Mount Battie ©
Mount Battie
Cellardoor Winery ©
Cellardoor Winery
Owls Head Transportation Museum ©
Owls Head Transportation Museum

5
nights
Seattle

Seattle ©
Nicknamed the "Emerald City" because of its abundant evergreen trees, Seattle is the cultural and business center of the Pacific Northwest, as well as a popular holiday destination.
Seattle is known for museums, parks, and wineries. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: make a trip to Space Needle, take in the waterfront at Seattle Waterfront, see the interesting displays at The Museum of Flight, and indulge your senses at some of the top wineries in the area.

For maps, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Seattle holiday planning app.

You can fly from Camden to Seattle in 10 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Camden to Seattle, you'll gain 3 hours due to the time zone difference. When traveling from Camden in August, plan for a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Seattle: temperatures range from 80°F by day to 61°F at night. On the 11th (Tue), you're off to home.

Things to do in Seattle

Parks Museums Shopping

Side Trip

Mercer Slough Nature Park
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Space Needle ©
Space Needle
Chihuly Garden and Glass ©
Chihuly Garden and Glass
Pike Place Market ©
Pike Place Market

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