Things to Do in Maine
Maine also referred to as “Vacationland” is one of the underrated states that offers a forested interior and a mix of rugged shorelines. This US state can give you plentiful, unique activities and experiences. So, if ever you will visit Maine, here are some of the awesome things that you can do.
Acadia National Park
Experience the national beauty of Maine in New England’s only national park. Though located in a relatively small area, Acadia features marshlands, rocky coastline, mountains, falcons, whales, moose, and more. You can enjoy both stunning sunrise and sunset at the top of Cadillac Mountain, which is Instagram worthy. Take a hike along 158 miles of trails or enjoy car-free carriage. Don’t miss out Jordan Pond House for fresh, warm popovers to complete your visit.
Sail across Camden’s historic Penobscot Bay on a wooden schooner. You can help steer the wheel and hoist the sails giving you that perfect Maine experience. While enjoying the sea breeze, you may even get a glimpse of seals and porpoises as you sail past the landmarks that Camden and Penobscot can offer. The Appledore II cruises during the day, but you’ll get to relish the beautiful sunset, hors d’ oeuvres, and cocktails.
International Cryptozoology Museum
While in Maine, why not visit the world’s only museum dedicated to the study of folklore, legend, and mysterious creatures. Be enchanted by displays dedicated to Bigfoot, Mothman, Nessie, and the Montauk Monster. You can also marvel at the “actual” hair samples from a sasquatch baby known as the “Yeti” and the FeeJee mermaid replica.
Aside from the legendary creatures like the coelacanth, thought to be extinct. So, if you are a fan or not, you shouldn’t miss out visiting this museum in Portland. It’s worth the experience.
Portland Foodie Tour
Portland holds it historic charisma while you are staying at the forefront of the state’s cultural and culinary scenes. Though there’s a lot to discover in the town; food is one of their highlights. There are many purveyors and restaurants that you can check like Tandem Coffee, Duckfat, Eventide and Fore-street, making it hard to choose where to dine or drink. Enjoy the culinary walking tour that will take you to all their highlights. Not bad for a vacation, learning their history, and getting some exercise as well.
Maine may not be your first choice for vacation when traveling to the US; however, paying the place a visit can make it all worthwhile. Experience history, great food, and beautiful sceneries that you can get in Maine. Apply for an ESTA Visa and enjoy Maine.