Boothbay ME

Boothbay ME

All aboard for a trip to two of Maine's favorite coastal destinations, Boothbay Harbor and Bar Harbor! From a picturesque seaport dotted with fishing craft to the beautiful combination of sea, mountain, lake and forest this six day tour will highlight coastal Maine's beauty.

  • Escorted

  • Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens

  • Whale watch

  • Dinner at the Tugboat Inn

  • Maine State Prison Showroom

  • Owls Head Transportation Museum

  • Camden Hills State Park

  • Mount Battie to view Penobscot Bay

  • Bar Harbor

  • Mt. Desert Island's Acadia National Park

  • Thunder Hole, Otter Cliffs, Cadillac Mountain, Lobster Bake and Hatchery

  • Maine Maritime Museum

  • 9 Meals Included

  • Motorcoach Transportation

  • Hotel Accommodations

  • Requires Extended Amounts of Walking

Day 1

A full day of driving will bring us to the Boothbay Harbor Inn, a harbor front hotel, for the next two evenings. Dinner this evening will be included at the hotel's restaurant.

Dinner Selections:
1. Chicken Florentine
2. Shrimp Casserole
3. Baked stuffed Haddock
4. Roast vegetable Napoleon

Please note - The Boothbay Harbor Inn does not have an elevator. Please request a first floor room if required.

D

Day 2

After breakfast at the hotel, we can look forward to an eventful day. We will first have a guided tour of the Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens. At the Gardens we will see glorious formal gardens, impressive stonework, man-made waterfalls and ponds and an overall design that's both appealing and impressive. Then this afternoon we will enjoy an incredible trip on the Atlantic Ocean as we look for a variety of whale species. This is sure to be an awesome experience as these massive creatures feed and frolic in their natural environment! This evening we will enjoy dinner at the Tugboat Inn.

Dinner Selections:
1. Seafood Trio
2. Parmesan Chicken Breast

B, D

Day 3

Today after breakfast at the hotel we depart and travel north along the coast. We will visit the Maine State Prison Showroom which sells wood products made by inmates. At Owls Head Transportation Museum you will see a collection of antique yet still working modes of transport - carriages, bicycles, autos and airplanes. Just up from Owls Head is Camden, a shipbuilding town dating from the late 18th century. At Camden Hills State Park we will take the short road up Mount Battie for fine views of Penobscot Bay. We will then continue to Bar Harbor. Our lodging for the next two days will be at the Best Western Acadia Park Inn. Dinner this evening will be included at a local restaurant.

Dinner Selections:
1. Steamed Lobster
2. Grilled Steak
3. Half Roasted Crispy Chicken


B, D

Day 4

After an early breakfast at the hotel, we will be met by a local step-on guide who will point out all the highlights of Mount Desert Island's Acadia National Park. The glacier-carved island is a phenomenal geological grab bag of mountains, lakes, cliffs, forests, beaches, rugged shoreline and the only true fjord, Somes Sound, on the U.S. Atlantic Coast. Included in our tour will be some of the most popular sites including Thunder Hole, Otter Cliffs and Cadillac Mountain, the highest point on the Atlantic Coast north of Brazil. Later today, we will enjoy a harbor cruise where you can relax and enjoy the beautiful views. This evening we will enjoy a lobster bake with all the fixins!

Dinner Selections:
1. Lobster Bake
2. Grilled Steak
3. Baked Haddock Filet
4. Grilled Veggie Skewers

CB, D

Day 5

This morning after breakfast we must check-out and begin our homeward journey. Before departing Mt. Desert Island, we will stop at the Lobster Hatchery for a glimpse into this unusual industry. As we travel south along the coast we will stop in Bath to visit the Maine Maritime Museum, which focuses on Maine's seafaring history. We'll travel to South Portland and the location of our lodging this evening.

CB

Day 6

After breakfast at the hotel we will depart for home. With stops for meals and rest, arrival home is scheduled for later this evening.

CB

Please note

Our intention is to run each tour as originally planned and published. However, if deemed necessary to do so, Perkiomen Tours reserves the right to make changes to tour components, schedules or itineraries without prior notification.

Tips for Perkiomen motorcoach drivers and tour escorts are not included in the price of this tour. We feel that these gratuities should be extended on an individual basis and dictated by the level of service provided.

Motorcoach seating is assigned at the time of reservation but can not be guaranteed. Although we do our best to keep each traveler in the seat assigned at the time of reservation, there are times that it is necessary to move seat locations. Please be sure to verify your final seat number(s) with your driver at the time of boarding. Daily seat rotation is practiced on most multi-day tours. Seat rotation will be explained by your driver or tour escort.

To fully participate in this tour may require extended amounts of walking. There may be steps, inclines, uneven surfaces or extended periods of standing. Participants with physical limitation should take this into consideration.

CB=Continental Breakfast, B=Full Breakfast, D=Dinner

Below is a list of pick-up points available on this tour.

Below is a list of pick-up points available on this tour.

Name Address Contact Details Times
Allentown - Motorcoach Calvary Temple Church
3436 Winchester Rd., Allentown, PA 18104
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Easton - Motorcoach William Penn Hwy Park & Ride near Pole A-10
Route 33, Easton, PA
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Montgomeryville - Shuttle Quality Inn
678 Bethlehem Pike, Montgomeryville, PA 18936
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Pennsburg - Motorcoach Perkiomen Tours Office
875 Main St, Pennsburg, PA 18073
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Reading - Shuttle Homewood Suites
2801 Papermill Rd, Reading, PA 19610
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Jul 14
2019
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