By Adam J. Mohney
Bar Harbor
Photo gallery invites you to eradicate stress from the thought of your next vacation by going on a natural adventure in the beautiful Acadia National Park, indulging in fresh caught seafood and experiencing the picturesque scenery of the small and popular New England town of Bar Harbor, Maine. With explorations on sea and land nestled into a small town environment, Bar Harbor is an ideal destination for families and couples looking for stress-free travel, beautiful scenery and heart wrenching adventure.
After your flight lands at Bangor International Airport (BGR), you will likely need to rent a car, take a small charter flight or find a means of other transportation to reach the remote scenery of Maine's Mount Desert Island. The breathtaking landscapes have led to famous seasonal inhabitants buying and constructing homes on the island for hundreds of years. Book your next flight by following this link (
Bar Harbor offers accommodations for everyone, from world famous ocean front resorts in the downtown area to a slew of independently owned and operated hotels with a homely and simplistic feel in the surrounding area. Whatever you desire, you can find it on's hotel page by following this link (
Adventure seekers will find refuge in the beautiful mountain and hill formations of Acadia National Park. Here, you can view the famous Islands of Acadia from atop Mount Cadillac, climb the rock formations that line the Atlantic Coast and bicycle to and from the various natural ponds throughout the park. Those looking for less physical strain can utilize a paved roadway that provides access to all of Acadia National Park's most prominent landmarks.
In nearby downtown Bar Harbor, located on the Frenchman Bay Atlantic waterfront, visitors can park along the narrow old New England streets for free. Several small businesses offer opportunities to kayak or sail around the Islands of Acadia. In addition, recommends all visitors go on a whale watching and puffin catamaran boat tour, if weather and fog permit. If it does not, a lighthouse or nature tour are adequate and less crowded alternatives.
One of Bar Harbor’s biggest draws, and rightfully so, is the wonderful and affordable world class cuisine. Lobster is a must for any traveler, as it can never be experienced fresher or better than minutes away from the water where the worldwide industry thrives. recommends dining outdoors on one of the several waterfront restaurants in downtown Bar Harbor. In addition to lobster, Bar Harbor has several unique restaurants that offer lots of seafood, like scallops and an assortment of fish, in a variety of dishes and styles. Restaurant's also often feature lots of delicious local New England brews that accompany the cuisine to perfection. For dessert, fresh Maine blueberries are a must, whether enjoyed straight from the bush or in locally made gelato and ice cream from a downtown walk-in parlor.
For families and couples looking for beautiful, remote getaways or friends looking for adventure, Bar Harbor, Maine is a prime vacation destination. Few places in the Eastern United States provide as much natural beauty as Acadia National Park and Bar Harbor, while it is a popular destination, is not completely overgrown with tourist draws. Both serene and full of adventurous possibilities, Bar Harbor, Maine is a wonderful place to spend a summer or early autumn New England vacation. Let take care of booking your travel arrangements so you can focus on the relaxation and fun. Click here ( to book your Bar Harbor vacation today.