Tour Code : 755-131
Highlights: Visit Acadia National Park (Cadillac Mountain, Eagle Lake, Thunder Hole), Bar Harbor (Acadia Nature Cruise or Lobster Steal Cruise), Boothbay Harbor (Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens), Mystic (Mystic Aquarium), Portland (Portland Head Light), Salem (Salem Witch Museum), York Beach (Yorks Wild Kingdom).
In the morning, we will drive from New York to York, ME to visit York’s Wild Kingdom, where we will have the chance to feed deer and small goats, as well as take a camel ride. In 2017, the Wild Kingdom is open from May 27th to September 24th. When it is closed, we will instead visit the Salem Witch Museum in Salem, MA. Later in the day, we will go to Portland to visit the Portland Head Light House before heading to our hotel for the night.
Hotel: Fireside Inn & Suites, Auburn, ME/ Comfort Inn, Waterville, ME or equivalent
Today, we will take a nature cruise or a lobster cruise to learn about the local marine life. At noon, we will go to Bar Harbor, where we can enjoy delicious foods like Maine steamed lobster, lobster ice cream, blueberry soda and more. Then, we will drive to Acadia National Park to visit the summit of Cadillac Mountain. Along the way, we will be able to enjoy a beautiful view of Eagle Lake. Later, we will visit Thunder Hole.
Hotel: Fireside Inn & Suites, Auburn, ME/ Comfort Inn, Waterville,ME or equivalent
We will begin the day by visiting the Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens before driving south to Mystic, CT to visit the Mystic Aquarium. In the evening, we will arrive in New York City.
Our tour to Maine was well planned. The transportation was good. Our tour guide candy was very good and helpful. He took extra efforts to make sure that all passengers are comfortable and enjoy their trip. He made some real time changes to adjust to the time lost in traffic.