Whether you’re planning a family vacation or a romantic getaway, you’re sure to find something you love at Newagen Seaside Inn. Located near Boothbay Harbor, a quintessential Midcoast Maine village, you’ll have access to a plethora of summer activities. The diverse number of things to do in Boothbay Harbor may seem overwhelming if you’re new to the area. Therefore, we’ve assembled a two-day Midcoast Maine guide, to give you an idea of what your Boothbay Harbor vacation could look like. Instead of risking indecision paralysis, consider our expert suggestions for the perfect coastal getaway.
Midcoast Maine Two-Day Summer Vacation Itinerary
Take advantage of the gorgeous summer weather, and spend the majority of your two-day vacation enjoying the great outdoors. You can choose from a plethora of trails, local wildlife sighting adventures, and Maine cuisine offerings.
8:00 a.m. – Feast at the bountiful breakfast buffet served at the Inn daily.
9:00 a.m. – Delight in the vegetation at Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens. Purchase tickets in advance, and please bring a face covering. Kick-off your day with a tranquil walk through the botanical gardens in the morning light. They open at 9:00 a.m., so by getting there early, you’ll beat the crowds and have some privacy on your morning walk.
12:00 p.m. – It just wouldn’t a Midcoast Maine vacation without tasting the best lobster roll in the are. Head over to the legendary Reds Eats for some lobster roll takeout, and enjoy your scrumptious seafood sandwich picnic by the Baybooth Harbor Marina. Once you’re finished with lunch, take a soothing early afternoon stroll along the dock.
1:45 p.m. – Embark on the Burnt Island Living Lighthouse Tour, where you’ll learn about historic lighthouses, explore a gorgeous island, and see some local wildlife.
5:30 p.m. – Quench your thirst (and appetite!) at Boothbay Craft Brewery. They have a diverse selection of local brews as well as a specialty wood-fired pizzas.
8:00 p.m. – Adjourn to the Inn for the night and engage in some on-site activities. Challenge your significant other to a round of billiards or candle-pin bowling. Return to your cozy room for a bubble bath or share a drink on the balcony overlooking the twilight lit ocean.
5:30 a.m. – Wake up at dawn to catch a gorgeous seaside sunset.
7:30 a.m. – Drop by the Blue Moon Cafe for a bite to eat and a strong cup of coffee to fuel your action-packed day.
9:30 a.m. – Rent a cruiser from the Inn and bike along the 20 acres of coastline trails.
11:30 a.m. – Go to The Pub for a light lunch and terrific, oceanside views.
1:00 p.m. Embark on a seaside voyage and book a whale watching tour at Cap’n Fishes Cruises. Nothing compares to your first Maine whale watching experience and witnessing the magnitude of breaching whales. You’ll also encounter other marine life, like puffins, dolphins, and seals.
6:00 p.m. – If you’re here on Tuesday, then have we got a treat for you! Every Tuesday night, we host dinner lobster bakes. If you’re not here on a Tuesday, consider indulging in a romantic, seaside dinner at The Pub.
8:00 p.m. – Relax in our outdoor hot tube overlooking the Maine coastline and ruminate on all the adventures you shared over the last 48 hours.
While we’ve assembled a fun and exciting Midcoast Maine itinerary for you, there are several other Boothbay Harbor attractions from which to choose. Please call us at 800-654-5242 if you need help formulating your getaway itinerary. Our resourceful staff is happy to assist you.