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July 31 - August 4, 2017
DAY 1 ..... Today travel to Portsmouth, NH, with meal and rest stops enroute. A Maine Tour Lobsterette will greet you upon arival with your souvenir hats. Following hotel check-in for overnight lodging, depart for a lobster dinner (included) this evening.
DAY 2 ..... Following breakfast, meet your local guide for a narrated tour of the Portsmouth Harbor Trail's highlights. This tour provides an intimate look at Portsmouth's early and ongoing relationship with the river. You will hear fascinating stories of early settlers, patriots, ship captains and industrialists. You'll stop along the way at St John's Church, and also at Prescott Park. We then travel north to Freeport, home of LL Bean and numerous outlet shops and restaurants. Shopping and lunch on your own. This afternoon, you'll tour the Desert of Maine, ride in the 'safari' trams for a narrated tour of the former farm. Then sit back and relax for your ride along the coast to the Bar Harbor area. Check into hotel for a 2 night stay in Bar Harbor. Dinner included this evening.
DAY 3 ..... Following breakfast, spend the day exploring Mt Desert Island. Tour the Bar Harbor Oceanarium, then a scenic Bar Harbor nature cruise on Frenchman's Bay. Search for eagles, seals and other marine mammals. Time for shopping and lunch on your own in Bar Harbor.. Meet your local guide for a narrated tour of Acadia Naitonal Park. See the stunning Loop Road, the summit of Cadillac Mountain, the crashing waves at Thunder Hole and the quiet beauty of the island park scenery. Tonight don your Maine Lobster Hat and enjoy a traditional Maine lobsterbake dinner in Hulls Cove.
DAY 4 .....Following breakfast this morning, travel to Rockland - the lobster capital of Maine. Attend the '70th Annual Maine Lobster Festival' along the waterfront, where lobster is king!! The feasting and festivities include music and entertainment and of course - feasting on hot Maine lobster and other Maine delicacies such as blueberry pie, fried clams, shrimp and steamed mussels. Tour the Maine Lighthouse Museum at your leisure while you are in Rockland. On our way back to New Hampshire, stop for some unique handmade souvenirs at the Maine State Prison Store. Overnight lodging in Portsmouth NH. Dinner included tonight.
DAY 5 .....Following breakfast, we start our way home with maritime memories of the Maine Coast.
Transportation, lodging, baggage handling, 4 breakfasts, 4 dinners (2 are Lobster Dinners - other choices available), , and admission to all attractions listed above.
Price Per Person: $1060.00 Double; $985.00 Triple; $985.00 Quad; $1400.00 Single
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