Things to see and do - Bar Harbor
Bar Harbor Travel guide
Bar Harbor : Michelin's recommendations
The bustling resort village of Bar Harbor sits on the eastern edge of Mount Desert Island, located off Maine's northern coastline. The island, attached to the mainland by bridge, is home to popular Acadia National Park, for which Bar Harbor serves as the commercial center. Shops and restaurants abound in the center of town, and hotels, motels and guest houses line the route leading to the central business district.
Tourist attractions Bar Harbor : Things to see and do
Located Primarily on Mount Desert Island USA - Bar Harbor, ME 04609
In 1916 individual landowners donated 6,000 acres to form Sieur de Monts National Monument. The land became Acadia National Park in 1929, in honor of the historic French territory of Acadia. More than one-third of the park's 40,000 acres were donated..
Acadia National Park 3.5mi off Loop Road USA - Bar Harbor, ME 04609
The 3.5mi drive to the top of Cadillac Mountain (1,530ft) affords views of Eagle Lake—the largest body of freshwater in the park—Bar Harbor and the islands below.
Loop Road USA - Bar Harbor, ME 04609
29mi-long Loop Road parallels a spectacular section of open coast with myriad scenic overlooks affording vistas from sweeping seascapes of island-studded waters to inland panoramas of pink granite mountains. Breathtaking 360-degree views from the top..
Hotels Bar Harbor
47 Holland Avenue USA - Bar Harbor ME 04609
This Bar Harbor property is located just 5 minutes’ drive from Acadia National Park and half a mile from the Bar Harbor pier. Facilities include free Wi-Fi and lush gardens. A microwave, refrigerator, and flat-screen TV are included in every guest r..
51 Mount Desert Street USA - Bar Harbor ME 04609
Located in downtown Bar Harbor, this motel is a 10-minute drive from the entrance of Acadia National Park. The motel features guest rooms with free Wi-Fi access and cable TV. Guests at the Anchorage Motel can get a drink from the on-site vending mac..
Newport Drive USA - Bar Harbor ME 04609
Located on Mount Desert Island, this Bar Harbor hotel is 15 minutes’ drive from the Jordan Pond in Acadia National Park. This oceanfront hotel offers an on-site restaurant and guests can dine with views of the ocean. Bar Harbor Inn and Spa provides..