Bar Harbor, Boothbay Harbor, Portland, Maine Sunday September 22-Thursday September 26. $1379.00 per person (double occupancy), $1359 per person (triple occupancy),$1339 per person (quad occupancy), $1650 (single) includes roundtrip nonstop air from BWI to Portland, Maine, (approximately 1 1/2 hour flight), roundtrip transportation to BWI, 1 night lodging in Portland, 3 nights in Bar Harbor, deluxe motorcoach throughout tour, 4 Breakfasts, 4 Dinners including a Lobster Bake, guided tour of Portland, Sebago Brewing Company with tour and tasting, Acadia National Park, Mount Desert Oceanarium, fully escorted, luggage handling. Deposit is $200 per person with balance due by August 1.Deposit is non-refundable (in event of cancellation an airline credit will be issued which will be good for 1 year from date of purchase). Airline tickets are non refundable under any circumstances once purchased.
September 22 - DAY 1
We fly into Portland today, arriving in the late morning. We meet our Guide and have a brief tour of the city. We’ll have lunch on our own at the Old Port and then visit Sebago Brewing for a tour and tasting. We overnight tonight in So. Portland, ME. Dinner is included. (B)
September 23- DAY 2
We’ll check out of our hotel and travel up the coast to Boothbay Harbor. We’ll have time to browse the boutiques and visit the attractive shops along the harbor and have lunch on our own. We’ll continue north to Bar Harbor, driving north along the rocky coast we’ll travel through some of Maine’s most beautiful towns. In places like Rockland and Camden we may see windjammers at anchor and Friendship Sloops in the harbor. We’ll check into our hotel and enjoy dinner together overlooking Frenchman’s Bay. (B, D)
September 24- DAY 3
Today we spend time discovering the charm of Acadia National Park, one of the only National Parks east of the Mississippi. We’ll ride to the top of Cadillac Mountain for the delightful view of Frenchman’s Bay. We’ll continue on the Loop Road with stops at the Visitors Center, Sueur de Monts Spring and Thunder Hole to name a few.
We’ll return to the hotel and enjoy another fine dinner next door at the Bluenose. (B, D)
September 25 - DAY 4
Today, after breakfast we’ll have free time to explore the wonderful shops and restaurants in Bar Harbor.
Later in the day, we’ll spend time exploring Mount Desert Oceanarium and lobster hatchery where we’ll have an up close and personal introduction to the denizens of the Maine coast.
This evening we enjoy a traditional Lobster Bake with all the fixins!
September 26 - DAY 5
After breakfast we’ll return to the airport in Portland, taking with us fond memories of our Maine escape.