Bar Harbor Things to Do

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  • 1. Bar Harbor Whale Watch

    I like that the Whale Watch Tours offer a lot of different kinds of opportunities. Want to enjoy the coast? The lighthouses? Perhaps learn about the lobster industry? They have many kinds of tours and...

  • 2. Agamont Park

    Agamont Park in located at the corner of West Street and Main Street and over looks the Town Pier and the water. The park is very popular, especially with local...

  • 3. Bar Island Path

    The Bar Island Path is can only be accessed a few hours a day. That's because most of the time it is underwater! The path is really just a sand bar that is...

  • 4. Sunset at Bar Harbor

    Just because Bar Harbor is on the east coast of the United State, doesn't mean you can't enjoy a beautiful sunset. True, you will not see the sun set on the...

  • 5. Lighthouse tour with Bar Harbor Whale Watch Co.

    I decided to do this pretty much at the last minute and mainly because it would give me a different perspective of the area. The guide gives a good commentary...

  • 6. Rock Climbing with Acadia Mountain Guides

    It is some years since I have climbed and so I was certainly rusty. You can book half or full days climbing instruction with a personal instructor. All...

  • 7. Oli's Trolley Tour

    This company run two different tours. A one hour short tour that explores the area of Bar Harbor and gives a decent potted history as well as taking you to some...

  • 8. Stroll along Shore Path

    It was a gorgeous day and it made for a lovely walk along the shore that provides an excellent view of the Harbor. This path has been in existence for over 100...

  • 9. Visited I Love Bar Harbor

    I was researched places to go i bar harbor, but couldn't find a good website that had it all. If I did it was short and didn't have much of anything... Or long...

  • 10. Whale Watching boat trip

    This is one of the most amazing animals watching I have ever had in my life (I must confess I have never been in a safari in Africa) and hopefully we have seen...

  • 11. Acadia Park Kayak Tours

    We had a great time with this sea kayak tour company. Don't miss out on sea kayaking when visiting Bar Harbor, there just isn't a better way to experience the...

  • 12. Go see the Yak Man

    There are tons of kayak rental outfitters on Mount Desert Island. We saw a brochure for Yak Man and decided to give him a try. Yak Man is one of the few...

  • 13. Acadia National Park

    Acadia National Park is a stunning intersection of sea-scoured shores, towering cliffs, and forested mountains. This is the first national park east of the...

  • 14. Sea Kayaking and Rock Climbing

    Our family has been to Bar Harbor on several occasions.We like to do outdoor things and have gone out on many of the sailing, sea kayaking, climbing, hiking,...

  • 15. Beeeeeer here...and wine, too

    Do you like beer, especially micro-brew handcrafted brews? Why not zip by the Bar Harbor Brewing company? They have both wine and beer tastings, and you might...

  • 16. The old town cemetary

    Anyone who has read any number of my pages KNOWS that we are suckers for historic cemetaries. They just have an air of peace and history that I find...

  • 17. Agamont Park

    Another peaceful and relaxing place to spend time in Bar Harbor is Agamont Park. It's right out at the edge of the harbor, on a high point of land. There are...

  • 18. Acadia National Park Cadillac Mountain

    Drive the 20-mile Park Loop Road for breathtaking views of ocean, mountains, and forests. Don't forget the 3.5-mile road up Cadillac Mountain. Driving the...

  • 19. Acadia National Park

    The first U.S. National Park created east of the Mississippi, Acadia is made up almost entirely of once-private land donated by ultra-rich tycoons, like John D....

  • 20. Lobster Fishing and Seal Watching Tour

    This is great little boat tour, especially for kids. Lasting about 1 1/2 hours, you can cruise out into Frenchman Bay on Miss Samantha and see how lobsters are...

  • 21. Bass Harbor Head Lighthouse

    One of the most famous in Maine, this little lighthouse lies at the very southern end of Mount Desert Island, south of Bar Harbor. It was built in 1858 and is...

  • 22. Walk to Bar Island

    There are a few islands in Bar Harbor's Frenchman Bay, the closest of which is Bar Island. At low tide you can walk to Bar Island across a large sandbar. This...

  • 23. Bar Harbor Whale Museum

    Located downtown on West Street, the Whale Museum is run by the nearby College of the Atlantic. It's a small place exhibiting several sets of whale and dolphin...

  • 24. Sunrise over the ocean

    I woke up Monday morning around 6 am and looked out my window and saw the glorious yellow and orange hues of an ocean sunrise, threw on some pants and a...

  • 25. Acadia National Park

    Acadia National Park is just a short distance from Bar Harbor, we arrived around 3 pm and drove up to the top of Cadillac Mountain first and then decided to do...

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