5 days in Maine Itinerary

5 days in Maine Itinerary

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Bar Harbor, Mount Desert Island
— 1 night
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Camden
— 1 night
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Portland
— 2 nights

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Bar Harbor, Mount Desert Island

Bar Harbor ©
Bar Harbor is a town on Mount Desert Island in Hancock County, Maine, United States. Kick off your visit on the 14th (Fri): stroll through Champlain Mountain & Beehive Loop Trail, steep yourself in history at St. Saviour's Church :, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Sand Beach, and finally add some adventure to your tour with a kayaking and canoeing tour.

Before you visit Bar Harbor, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.

Fargo to Bar Harbor is an approximately 10-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of train, bus, and car. The time zone difference when traveling from Fargo to Bar Harbor is 1 hour. While traveling from Fargo, expect a bit cooler days and about the same nights in Bar Harbor, ranging from highs of 60°F to lows of 43°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Camden.

Things to do in Bar Harbor

Outdoors · Parks · Adventure

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Acadia National Park
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Sand Beach ©
Sand Beach
Champlain Mountain & Beehive Loop Trail ©
Champlain Mountain & Beehive Loop Trail
Kayaking & Canoeing

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Camden

Camden ©
On the 15th (Sat), visit a coastal fixture at Owls Head Lighthouse, explore the galleries of Farnsworth Art Museum, and then admire the majestic nature at Camden Hills State Park.

To see other places to visit, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Camden trip itinerary site.

You can drive from Bar Harbor to Camden in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In May, plan for daily highs up to 59°F, and evening lows to 43°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Portland.

Things to do in Camden

Museums · Historic Sites · Shopping

Side Trips

Owls Head Lighthouse, Farnsworth Art Museum
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Farnsworth Art Museum ©
Farnsworth Art Museum
Owls Head Lighthouse ©
Owls Head Lighthouse
Camden Hills State Park ©
Camden Hills State Park

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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.
On the 16th (Sun), look for all kinds of wild species at Rachel Carson National Wildlife Refuge, enjoy the sand and surf at Wells Beach, and then appreciate the extensive heritage of Marginal Way Walkway. On the 17th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: get engrossed in the history at Victoria Mansion, see what you can catch with a fishing tour, and then grab your bike and head to Eastern Promenade.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Portland trip itinerary builder site.

Traveling by car from Camden to Portland takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In May, plan for daily highs up to 64°F, and evening lows to 45°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Portland

Outdoors · Parks · Wildlife

Side Trips

Wells, Marginal Way Walkway
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Rachel Carson National Wildlife Refuge ©
Rachel Carson National Wildlife Refuge
Wells Beach ©
Wells Beach
Fishing Charters & Tours

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