162. Bass Harbor Head Lighthouse, Maine USA

June 11, 2017.kerwin.10 Likes.0 Comments

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Why

This lighthouse sits at the end of the of Maine and gives you a very awesome view of the ocean and the surrounding lands. Try going during the off season (mid-October to early-June) as you can enjoy the views better.

Bar Harbor Head Lighthouse, Bar Harbor, Maine USA

Bar Harbor Head Lighthouse, Bar Harbor, Maine USA

Where

The Bass Harbor Head Lighthouse sits on the end of the state of Maine.

How To Get Here

By Train

You can take the Downeaster service on Amtrak to Portland, Maine, then rent a car and head to the Lighthouse.

By Bus

The area is served by Greyhound. You would need a car though to get to the Lighthouse.

By Plane

Bass Harbor Head Lighthouse, Bass Harbor, Maine USA - Augusta Airport (AUG)

Bass Harbor Head Lighthouse, Bass Harbor, Maine USA – Augusta Airport (AUG)

You will need a car to get to the Lighthouse, so once you fly into the any of the airports below, rent one.

The nearest airport is Bangor, Maine (BGR).

Airplanes serving Bangor International Airport (BGR) are:

American Airlines (AA), Delta Air Lines (DL)  and United Airlines (UA).

An alternate is the Augusta State Airport (AUG). This airport is served by Cape Air (9K) from Boston, MA (BOS).

Portland, Maine (PWM) is also another choice.

The following airlines serve the Portland International Jetport (PWM):

American Airlines (AA), Delta Air Lines (DL), JetBlue Airways (B6), Southwest Airlines (WN) and United Airlines (UA).

By Car

If you are already in the region you can take the drive. Just use a service like Google Maps for directions.

Where To Stay

You can stay in the nearby town of Bass Harbor, Maine, there are a number of Inns and smaller properties to choose form.

==>> You can find a list of hotels from TripAdvisor here.

 

Where To Eat

You can find ample places to eat in the nearby towns os Bass Harbor, Southwest Harbor and Northeast Harbor.

==>> You can find a list of restaurants from TripAdvisor here.

 

What To Do

 Go see the Lighthouse; its pretty amazing and sits on the edge of the cliff.

Bass Harbor Head Lighthouse, Bass Harbor, Maine USA

Bass Harbor Head Lighthouse, Bar Harbor, Maine USA

==>> Here is a list of things to do from Trip Advisor.

==>> Check out some tours from Viator for the state of Maine.

==>> Lonely Planet has some additional information for the Bar Harbor Maine area.

 

Additional Information

Language: English

Currency: US Dollar (USD)

Maine Tourism

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Bar Harbor Head Lighthouse, Bar Harbor, Maine USA

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