9 days in United States Itinerary

9 days in United States Itinerary

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9 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Boston
Drive:  1​h 30​min
1
Portsmouth
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h
2
Augusta
— Few hours
Drive:  2​h
3
Greenville
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h
4
Acadia National Park
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h
5
Bristol
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h
6
Kennebunkport
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h
7
Bar Harbor
— 2 nights
Fly:  4​h 30​min
End: Boston

1
night
Portsmouth

Portsmouth
Portsmouth is a city in Rockingham County, New Hampshire, in the United States. For where to stay, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Portsmouth road trip site .

Boston to Portsmouth is an approximately 1.5-hour car ride. You can also take a bus. Traveling from Boston in October, plan for slightly colder nights in Portsmouth, with lows around 44°F. On the 3rd (Thu), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Augusta.

Things to do in Portsmouth

Parks Outdoors Tours

few
hours
Augusta

Augusta
Augusta is the capital of the U.S. Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Thu): admire the landmark architecture of State Capitol.

For traveler tips, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Augusta trip planner .

Explore your travel options from Portsmouth to Augusta with the Route module. In October, daily temperatures in Augusta can reach 60°F, while at night they dip to 43°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 3rd (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Greenville.

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night
Greenville

Greenville
Greenville is a town in Piscataquis County, Maine, United States. Start off your visit on the 3rd (Thu): explore the activities along Moosehead Lake.

To find maps, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Greenville route planning tool .

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Augusta to Greenville. When traveling from Augusta in October, plan for slightly colder days in Greenville, with highs around 55°F, while nights are about the same with lows around 40°F. You will have some time to spend on the 4th (Fri) before leaving for Acadia National Park.

Things to do in Greenville

Parks Nature

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nights
Acadia National Park

Acadia National Park ©
The first national park east of the Mississippi River, Acadia National Park draws visitors with its rugged landscape of ocean shoreline, low-slung granite mountains, dense woodlands, and pristine lakes.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Acadia National Park Visitors Center. On the 4th (Fri), get answers to all your questions at Acadia National Park Visitors Center and then admire all the interesting features of Park Loop Road. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: explore the striking landscape at Somes Sound, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Cadillac Mountain, then enjoy the sand and surf at Sand Beach, and finally take in the dramatic natural features at Thunder Hole.

To see maps, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Acadia National Park travel route builder website .

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Greenville to Acadia National Park. Expect a daytime high around 59°F in October, and nighttime lows around 42°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Bristol.

Things to do in Acadia National Park

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trip

Somes Sound
Highlights from your plan
Cadillac Mountain ©
Cadillac Mountain
Sand Beach ©
Sand Beach
Park Loop Road ©
Park Loop Road

1
night
Bristol

Bristol
Bristol is a town in Lincoln County, Maine, United States. To find reviews, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Bristol journey planner.

You can drive from Acadia National Park to Bristol in 3 hours. In October, plan for daily highs up to 61°F, and evening lows to 41°F. You will leave for Kennebunkport on the 7th (Mon).

Things to do in Bristol

Parks Wildlife Outdoors

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night
Kennebunkport

Kennebunkport ©
Kennebunkport is a town in York County, Maine, United States. On the 7th (Mon), look for gifts at Scalawags Pet Boutique, kick back and relax at Wells Beach, then get to know the fascinating history of Marginal Way Walkway, and finally kick back and relax at Ogunquit Beach.

For more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, use the Kennebunkport trip itinerary maker .

You can drive from Bristol to Kennebunkport in 2 hours. In October, plan for daily highs up to 62°F, and evening lows to 38°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Bar Harbor.

Things to do in Kennebunkport

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Ogunquit, Wells Beach
Highlights from your plan
Marginal Way Walkway ©
Marginal Way Walkway
Ogunquit Beach ©
Ogunquit Beach
Wells Beach ©
Wells Beach

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nights
Bar Harbor

Bar Harbor ©
Bar Harbor is a town on Mount Desert Island in Hancock County, Maine, United States. Lulu Lobster Boat has been added to your itinerary. And it doesn't end there: look for all kinds of wild species at Shore Path, tee off at Pirate's Cove Miniature Golf, get up close to creatures of the deep with a dolphin and whale watching tour, and hike along Ocean Path.

To see more things to do and other tourist information, you can read our Bar Harbor road trip planning site .

Traveling by car from Kennebunkport to Bar Harbor takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In October in Bar Harbor, expect temperatures between 59°F during the day and 42°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Bar Harbor

Outdoors Parks Golf
Highlights from your plan
Shore Path ©
Shore Path
Land Bridge to Bar Island
Land Bridge to Bar Island
St. Saviour's Church : ©
St. Saviour's Church :

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