Coastal Maine Delight

Day One
Arrive in Maine
Cross the Piscataqua River and enter Maine, the “Way Life Should Be…”. A Welcome Reception and introduction to the Best of Coastal Maine by the Tour Trends Director starts the tour. (Dinner)

Day Two
Southern Maine to Boothbay Harbor
Travel from southern Maine to Kennebunkport and see the summer home of President Bush. Continue north to Freeport for a stop at the world famous LL Bean Store.Then, motor to Boothbay Harbor and settle in for a two night stay. This evening, attend the Carousel Dinner Theater, which is named after the movie “Carousel”, and filmed in Boothbay Harbor. (Breakfast, Dinner and Entertainment)

Day Three
Lobster at Cabbage Island
Pass several lighthouses that guard the entrance to Boothbay Harbor and perhaps see seals, osprey and other wildlife on our cruise to the clambake at Cabbage Island. Relax in a lawn chair and watch the fishermen haul their traps or enjoy a game of horseshoes, volleyball or badminton while waiting for the lobster to cook. Return to Boothbay Harbor for free time. (Breakfast, Lobsterbake)

Day Four
Camden & Bar Harbor
Board the motorcoach for an excursion to the picturesque town of Camden, where the mountains meet the sea. Explore the town where windjammers and expensive yachts are a common sight in the harbor and all activities center around the busy waterfront. Journey on to the resort town of Bar Harbor, made famous by the wealthy from out of state who built large homes in the area and called them “summer cottages”. A drive to the top of Cadillac Mountain gives a panoramic view of Bar Harbor, the islands and surrounding area. Spend some time in the town’s shops, parks and along the waterfront. Check into our hotel in Bar Harbor tonight. (Breakfast, Dinner)

Day Five
Depart for Home
In the morning enjoy a harbor cruise in Frenchman’s Bay before leaving Maine behind, but most visitors do return! It’s the way life should be, according to the State motto. (Breakfast)

Tour Inclusions:

Four nights accommodations
Welcome reception
Four full breakfasts
Cabbage Island
Lobsterbake luncheon **
Three dinners (one with entertainment)
Admission to the Carousel Music Theater
Harbor Cruise in Frenchman’s Bay
Cadillac Mt. Overlook
Visit to L. L. Bean
Luggage handling (one piece per person)
Hotel taxes; meal taxes and gratuities
Fully Escorted
Two twin complimentary packages with 40 paid passengers
Excludes Tour Director gratuities
Excludes motorcoach transportation