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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 Transportation in Bar Harbor

Canada Anyone?

If you have a desire to visit Canada for part of your trip, a quick and easy way to Nova Scotia is the "Cat". A superfast ferry that will take you and your car across to Yarmouth, NS in less than 3...
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kazander
Apr 04, 2011

No more Bar Harbor-Yarmouth Ferry

I'm researching an upcoming trip to Acadia National Park and came across the bummer news that the high-speed ferry between Yarmouth, Nova Scotia to/from Maine is no longer operating as of the 2010...
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JimmyGee
Jul 19, 2010

Free Island Explorer Buses

The Island Explorer buses are sponsored by Acadia National Park and L.L. Bean and are free of charge to all passengers. They run on natural gas and are part of the Acadia's efforts to reduce carbon...
peach93
Aug 25, 2008

Island Explorer

We saw the Island Explorer bus while we were driving through Acadia National Park and wondered if it was free. It is free BUT (and this is a big but!) if you go into Acadia National Park you still...
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Dabs
Sep 30, 2007

Driving to Arcadia National Park

There is only 1 land route to Mount Desert Island. From Bangor, drive east on Route 3 (Access is easy from the mall in Bangor). It will take about 1.5 hours (in bad weather) to drive to Mount Desert...
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lonestar_philomath
Dec 08, 2006

Ferry to and from Nova Scotia

Next time we visit Bar Harbor Karen and I are scheduling an extra day, or maybe more, to take the Cat Ferry from Bar Harbor to Yarmouth, Nova Scotia. This enormous ferry, carrying up to 900 passengers...
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Stephen-KarenConn
Dec 30, 2005
 
 
Sponsored Listings

The Island Explorer

Those who wish to explore Mt. Desert Island, with it's many nearby quaint villages and the Acadia National Park may do so free of charge on The Island Explorer. These propane-powered shuttle busses...
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Stephen-KarenConn
Dec 30, 2005

Island Explorer

L.L. Bean sponsors environmentally-friendly buses that go around Acadia. There is no charge to use them. The buses have bike-racks which came in useful when I was on the other side of the island, and...
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where2next
Feb 16, 2005

Island explorer

The Island Explorer is a excellent way to get around on Mount Desert Island. It is advertised as free but is actually included in your pass to enter Acadia National Park. Nobody asks for it though and...
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Jozzzef
Mar 04, 2004

Getting There

By car: It's easy an easy drive because it's mostly on Interstate highways from metropolitan areas of the Northeast.By Air: Bangor Internation Airport is 45 miles away and Portland Airport is a 3 hour...
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Poohgirl_007
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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