Destination guide

The lively area of Maine Highlands awaits your stay

The area's live music and theater scene are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Maine Highlands. Travelers to this welcoming city praise the shopping, restaurants and casino gaming. If you need more space to accommodate a family vacation or friends trip, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.

Activities

Activities and attractions in and around Maine Highlands

Are you hoping to find attractions to visit while you're in town? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that Maine Highlands has to offer. Here are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Jato Highlands Golf Course (18.3 mi / 29.4 km)
  • Maine Forest and Logging Museum (22.3 mi / 36 km)
  • Penobscot Valley Country Club (24.3 mi / 39.1 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Maine Highlands

Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to take in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Maine Highlands. Here are a few of the area's most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Cascade Park (29 mi / 46.6 km)
  • Indian Trail Park (29.7 mi / 47.8 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around Maine Highlands

The nearest airport is in Bangor, ME (BGR-Bangor Intl.), located 31.3 mi (50.5 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you might consider flying into Millinocket, ME (MLT-Millinocket Municipal), which is 37.8 mi (60.9 km) away.

Where to stay around Maine Highlands?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 582 vacation rentals near Maine Highlands. From 220 Cabins to 274 Houses, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Maine Highlands for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Maine Highlands?

There are many lovely places to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Maine Highlands. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular destinations to visit are:

  • Machiasport: 48 vacation rentals
  • Bar Harbor: 1,245 vacation rentals
  • Canada: 31,126 vacation rentals
  • Acadia National Park: 1,336 vacation rentals
  • Camden: 394 vacation rentals

And HomeAway offers you the chance to discover many other popular destinations in Maine Highlands! Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Maine Highlands?

Whether you're traveling with family or friends, here are the cities with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Maine Highlands:

  • Machiasport: 48 rentals
  • Bar Harbor: 1,245 rentals
  • Camden: 394 rentals
  • Southwest Harbor: 881 rentals
  • Rockland: 360 rentals

For other cities, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

Can I find easy-access vacation rentals when traveling by plane to Maine Highlands?

Yes of course. Our owners offer a large selection of vacation rentals near airports. The airports with a large selection of vacation rentals in Maine Highlands are:

  • Millinocket, ME (MLT-Millinocket Municipal): 30 vacation rentals
  • Hancock County - Bar Harbor Airport (BHB): 1,399 vacation rentals
  • Bangor International Airport (BGR): 143 vacation rentals

For other airports, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

Near which points of interest can I spend my holidays in Maine Highlands?

HomeAway offers a large selection of rentals near lovely places in Maine Highlands. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Bar Harbor Whale Watching: 1,280 rentals
  • Cadillac Mountain: 1,282 rentals
  • Jasper Beach: 78 rentals
  • Waterfront Park: 171 rentals
  • Belfast Harbor: 503 rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Maine Highlands listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection.

Explore destinations around Maine Highlands

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