daytrips from Kennebunkport

A Day Trip to Ogunquit Maine

The coastal Maine town of Ogunquit lies about 13 miles to the south of Kennebunkport, and is an excellent spot for a delightful day trip. You’ll find shopping venues, excellent restaurants, and stretches of breath-taking coastline primed for exploring. Despite its nearby location, Ogunquit has a very different vibe and unique attractions that make it ideal for a day trip.           A view from the Marginal Way After enjoying gourmet breakfast at the Maine Stay Inn, head down Route 1,… Read More

Fall Day Trips for New England Foliage Season

Labor Day is behind us and autumn is really on its way to New England, and Kennebunkport is no exception! Despite temperatures reaching the high 80s this week, tonight is beginning to get that characteristic crispness in the air, which just hints at the fall season that is approaching. And with fall foliage season comes the season for scenic drives and stunning day trips from Kennebunkport Maine throughout the back roads of Northern New England. While there is plenty to do and… Read More

Southern Maine Lighthouse Tours

There is something about the early fall that just screams “I need to see lighthouses!” and fortunately for visitors to the Southern Maine coast, there are lots of these picturesque spots to see.  You’ll find lots of lighthouses from Kittery to Portland and beyond of all shapes and sizes, each boasting a great photo opportunity – no need to Instagram, the scenes are stunners without any filters! While Kittery Point has Maine’s southern most lighthouse, you’ll find 10 more before you exit… Read More

Finding Your Way to a Maine Bed and Breakfast

While you’ll certainly go over a river, and possibly through some woods, you sure won’t feel like you’re off to grandmother’s house when you’re en route to a Maine bed and breakfast!  Fortunately Kennebunkport doesn’t sit too far from Interstate 95, which means that visitors should expect and easy trip up (or down) to town.  And with three exits in close proximity, even missing your desired exit won’t throw much of  a kink in your plans.  The truth is, honestly, that the… Read More