9 days in United States Itinerary

9 days in United States Itinerary

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9 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Minneapolis
+2
Fly + foot + bus:  3​h 30​min
1
Portland
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h 30​min
2
Bar Harbor
— 3 nights
Drive:  3​h
3
Boothbay Harbor
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h 15​min
4
Boston
— 2 nights
Fly:  5​h
End: Minneapolis

1
night
Portland

Portland ©
Maine's biggest and perhaps most vibrant city, Portland was established as a fishing village in 1633 and grew to become New England's largest port.
Keep things going the next day: wander the streets of Old Port and then admire the masterpieces at Portland Museum of Art.

To see maps, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, read our Portland day trip site .

Minneapolis to Portland is an approximately 7.5-hour combination of flight and bus. You can also fly; or drive. Traveling from Minneapolis to Portland, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Minneapolis in June, things will get little chillier in Portland: highs are around 73°F and lows about 54°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Fri) so you can drive to Bar Harbor.

Things to do in Portland

Neighborhoods Museums
Highlights from your plan
Old Port ©
Old Port
Portland Museum of Art ©
Portland Museum of Art

3
nights
Bar Harbor

Bar Harbor ©
Bar Harbor is a town on Mount Desert Island in Hancock County, Maine, United States. On the 15th (Sat), look for all kinds of wild species at Shore Path, then make a trip to Land Bridge to Bar Island, and then head off the coast to Mount Desert Island. On your second day here, explore the striking landscape of Acadia National Park.

For traveler tips, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Bar Harbor trip planner .

Traveling by car from Portland to Bar Harbor takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and flight. Traveling from Portland in June, you will find days in Bar Harbor are a bit cooler (68°F), and nights are about the same (52°F). On the 17th (Mon), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Boothbay Harbor.

Things to do in Bar Harbor

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trip

Cadillac Mountain
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Cadillac Mountain ©
Cadillac Mountain
Shore Path ©
Shore Path
Land Bridge to Bar Island
Land Bridge to Bar Island

2
nights
Boothbay Harbor

Boothbay Harbor ©
Boothbay Harbor is a town in Lincoln County, Maine, United States. Start off your visit on the 17th (Mon): stop by Dirty Bird Pottery.

To find other places to visit, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, read Boothbay Harbor trip planner .

You can drive from Bar Harbor to Boothbay Harbor in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. June in Boothbay Harbor sees daily highs of 73°F and lows of 52°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Boston.

Things to do in Boothbay Harbor

Parks Nature Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
Maine State Aquarium ©
Maine State Aquarium
Boothbay Region Land Trust ©
Boothbay Region Land Trust
Dirty Bird Pottery ©
Dirty Bird Pottery

2
nights
Boston

Boston ©
Rich in museums, restaurants, shops, and historical sites, Boston attracts over 16 million visitors each year. New England's largest and most influential city, Boston ranks among the world's major centers of education and culture.
Start off your visit on the 19th (Wed): walk around Boston Common and then admire the masterpieces at Museum of Fine Arts. Here are some ideas for day two: explore and take pictures at Fenway Park, admire the natural beauty at Boston Public Garden, and then appreciate the extensive heritage of Freedom Trail.

To see ratings, reviews, maps, and tourist information, go to the Boston tour itinerary planner.

You can drive from Boothbay Harbor to Boston in 3.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of taxi and flight; or take a bus. Expect somewhat warmer evenings in Boston when traveling from Boothbay Harbor in June, with lows around 60°F. You will have some time to spend on the 21st (Fri) before leaving for home.

Things to do in Boston

Parks Museums Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Freedom Trail ©
Freedom Trail
Fenway Park ©
Fenway Park
Museum of Fine Arts ©
Museum of Fine Arts

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