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Go Boston Card
"Choose free entry to over 40 unique attractions and tours in Boston and its surrounds then let your Go Boston Card do the rest. You'll receive discounts and special offers on shopping dining and activities plus a 69-page guidebook to help you plan your Boston vacation. The Go Boston Card leaves you in control allowing you to have the best customized experience possible. The Go Boston Card is available for one two
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Go Boston Card
"Choose free entry to over 40 unique attractions and tours in Boston and its surrounds then let your Go Boston Card do the rest. You'll receive discounts and special offers on shopping dining and activities plus a 69-page guidebook to help you plan your Boston vacation. The Go Boston Card leaves you in control allowing you to have the best customized experience possible. The Go Boston Card is available for one two
From $54.00
 
Go Boston Card
"Choose free entry to over 40 unique attractions and tours in Boston and its surrounds then let your Go Boston Card do the rest. You'll receive discounts and special offers on shopping dining and activities plus a 69-page guidebook to help you plan your Boston vacation. The Go Boston Card leaves you in control allowing you to have the best customized experience possible. The Go Boston Card is available for one two
From $54.00

More Off The Beaten Path in Bar Harbor

Drive along shore toward Seal and Northeast Harbor

I recommend taking this drive instead of entering Acadia National Park directly from Bar Harbor as you will get to see lots of shoreline and you can stop along the way and enjoy the scenery BEFORE...
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painterdave
Feb 12, 2011

Cool local bakery

We discovered the Morning Glory Bakery on our last day in BH, and we were so sad that we didn't find it sooner. It is right in downtown, but it is easy to miss on the little side street. If you can...
ramonahowell
Jan 21, 2009

Cruise to Nova Scotia

As I was researching this trip, I came across day trips to Nova Scotia that left from Bar Harbor. I thought about it briefly but then decided it was too much for this trip and really wouldn't do the...
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Dabs
Sep 30, 2007

Bartlett

Maine Estate WineryOpen Memorial Day through Columbus day, Mon-Sat 10-17(closed Holidays and Sundays)P.O. Box 275Gouldsboro, Maine 04607The Bartlett Maine Estate Winery is situated just off of U.S....
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lonestar_philomath
Dec 08, 2006

Acadia National Park

Bar Harbor sits at the doorway to Acadia National Park, and perhaps the majority of people who come here do so in conjunction with a visit to the park. Be sure you don't miss it.Acadia, established in...
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Stephen-KarenConn
Dec 30, 2005

A Whale of a Museum!

Most activity in Bar Harbor are on Main and Cottage Street. The Whale Museum is located on West Street about a block down from the main harbor. There was no charge, and the museum had some interesting...
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where2next
Feb 16, 2005
 
 
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Hunter's Beach Trail

Actually this is the Beaten Path. We were Geocaching (www.geocaching.com) and chose this site along the coast to find our treasure. The trail was classic woods. Lots of roots, a creek, wood bridges...
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CraigT
Aug 18, 2004

A Walk in the Park, by Tom St. Germain

This guy Tom St. Germain, who is a marathon runner and a local, wrote this hiking guide called "A Walk in the Park." It is a very unique guide that has a whole lot of information about the trails and...
pintoisgod
Dec 17, 2003

Take some time to visit the...

Take some time to visit the other small villages on Mount Desert Island. There are several small coastal towns all over the Island:Otter Creek, Seal Harbor, Bass Harbor, Northwest Harbor, Somesville...
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Cabana_Boy
Sep 08, 2002

listen to the birds.

just stop for a second, get out of your car, walk around Arcadia and listen to the song birds. Totally relaxes you and puts you in a better frame of mind.
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Coombsie
Jul 07, 2005

Taking some time to wander off...

Taking some time to wander off beaten paths--often just a few yards off the hiking trails that snake all over Mt. Desert Island--you can find gorgeous bits of nature, like this lovely pine tree.
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travelmad478
Aug 25, 2002

Top Hotels in Bar Harbor

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Newport Drive, Bar Harbor, Maine, 04609, United States
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111 Eden Street, Bar Harbor, Maine, 04609, United States
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100 Eden Street, Bar Harbor, Maine, 04609, United States
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452 State Highway 3, Bar Harbor, Maine, 04609, United States
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90 Eden St, Bar Harbor, Maine, 04609, United States
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119 Eden Street, Bar Harbor, Maine, 04609, United States
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Things to Do Near Bar Harbor

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Otter Cliffs

Otter Cliffs is along the Park Loop road. The loop road is one way here and you will find a large parking area on the right hand side of the road. Be careful crossing the road. Once across the road...
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Top 5 Bar Harbor Writers

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blueskyjohn

"Bar Harbor"
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peach93

"Up DownEast"
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Dabs

"Bah Hahbah without the huge crowds"
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kazander

"Bar Harbor"
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Stephen-KarenConn

"Bar Harbor, Maine: Gateway to Acadia National Park"
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