Visit the “soul of the coast” in Boothbay Harbor, Miane. With a waterfront hotel and bustling downtown, enjoy the area’s lighthouses, crashing surf, rocky shores and of course, lobstah!
Day 1 – New England Clam Bake (D)
Arrive in Maine and enter your Vacation State! After a welcome reception, start your trip in style with a down east, New England Clam Bake! Tuck into your fresh Maine lobstah and steamed clams with all the fixings!
Get a good night’s rest at the Boothbay Harbor Inn, your home for the trip. The Inn boasts the best location in town, on the waterfront and adjacent to the town’s famous footbridge. A short stroll leads you to the heart of downtown.
Day 2 – Ocean Point and Boothbay (B)
Begin with a guided tour of the scenic Ocean Point peninsula, an old summer colony, perched at the tip of East Boothbay. Take to the water with a narrated cruise of Boothbay Harbor and then wander the seaside town on your own. Relax this evening at your waterfront hotel, or ask your Tour Director to recommenddinner spots and fun things to do this evening.
Day 3 – City-by-the-Sea (B, D)
Spend the day in Maine’s largest City-by-the-Sea! On a guided tour of Portland, explore this old port’s fishing wharves, seaside promenade and a breathtaking stop at the famous Portland Head Light.
The afternoon is yours to discover this quintessential Maine town. Choose from the many restaurants for lunch, while visiting the charming shops. What is a visit to Maine’s rocky coast without a lighthouse cruise? For those itching to use their sea legs again today, choose an optional cruise through Casco Bay.
See forts, lobster boats, wildlife and of course, 4 different lighthouses! Tonight, enjoy dinner at Demillo’s on the water overlooking Portland Harbor and Casco Bay.
Day 4 – Prettiest Town in Maine (B, D)
Journey along the coast to Pemaquid and Camden, known as one of the prettiest towns in Maine! Motor to the summit of Mt. Battie with panoramic views of Penobscot Bay. Explore Camden before finishing the day with a farewell dinner at the Inn Restaurant followed by an evening performance at the Carousel Music Theater.
Day 5 – Freeport (B)
Freeport is known at the outlet shopping capital of the country. What will you find? And it wouldn’t be a trip to Maine with a visit to the flagship LL Bean! Head home with souvenirs, good memories and new friends!