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Bar Harbor, ME

Jun 6, 2022 - Jun 8, 2022

Bar Harbor is a town on Mount Desert Island along Maine’s Frenchman Bay. It serves as a gateway to the mountains and cliffs of neighboring Acadia National Park.

3 Day(s) | 4 Meals


  • Deluxe Motorcoach
  • Safe Journeys by Friendship Tours: our commitment to a safe journey protocols will be implemented
  • 2 Nights Atlantic Oceanside Hotel
  • Guided Acadia National Park Tour
  • 4 Meals: 2 breakfasts, 2 dinners
  • Friendship Tours Escort


Day 1

Depart aboard a deluxe motorcoach for Bar Harbor, ME. Spend 2 nights at the ATLANTIC OCEANSIDE HOTEL. This beautiful Bar Harbor hotel is situated on 12 acres of oceanfront property and offers guests waterfront access to gorgeous Frenchman Bay in a distinguished resort setting. Featuring deluxe accommodations with private balconies. WELCOME DINNER marks our arrival.

Day 2

Enjoy a day in BAR HARBOR, ME, nestled on the east side of Mount Desert Island and surrounded by Acadia National Park. GUIDED TOUR of ACADIA NATIONAL PARK, spanning 47,000 acres of Maine’s most beautifully-rugged landscape and seashore. The first national park east of the Mississippi River, Acadia National Park on Mount Desert Island was officially established by President Wilson in 1919. Acadia National Park comprises lakes, forests, the ocean, and CADILLAC MOUNTAIN - the tallest mountain on the eastern coast. Insiders know that Cadillac Mountain is the first place in the continental United States to see the sun rise. Explore BAR HARBOR WATERFRONT, shoppes, galleries, restaurants, and Shore Path with its ‘Gilded Age Cottages’… This afternoon hop aboard a LOBSTER FISHING & SEAL WATCHING CRUISE. See lobster traps hauled from the ocean floor and touch sea urchins, starfish and other creatures before stowing away the lobster gear to head to a small island to look at harbor seals basking on the rocks or swimming in the nearby water. LOBSTER DINNER this evening.

Day 3

We head for home this morning and en route we will stop in Ogunquit with time to stroll PERKINS COVE. This picturesque little fishing village is home to local artisans, specialty shops and oceanside eateries.

Departure Locations

West Hartford/New Britain

Depart: 7:30 AM

Return: 6:30 PM

Commuter Lot across from Target, Village Square Rd & Hartford Rd., New Britain / West Hartford
Please park on the left side of the lot as you enter the driveway.


Depart: 8:00 AM

Return: 6:00 PM

Manchester, Park & Ride Commuter Lot, Buckland Street & Pleasant Valley Road









Payment Policy

DEPOSIT: $250 per person due with reservations; FINAL PAYMENT: April 25, 2022

Cancellation Policy

If a passenger cancels from deposit to April 25, 2022 fee of $100.00 pp; April 26, 2022 to May 23, 2022 fee of $300.00 pp; no refunds if canceled on May 24, 2022 or later unless a substitute is provided.

Trip Protection Policy

Trip Protection Coverage is strongly recommended. Aon Affinity administers the NTA Travel Protection plan designed specifically for members of the National Tour Association. The Pre-existing medical condition exclusion can be waived by purchasing the Enhanced Plan within 14 days of your deposit or initial payment. Purchase of the plan within this time period also provides eligibility for the Financial Insolvency benefit. Traveling companions / roommates are required to take the same plan (Basic or Enhanced) in order to be properly covered. Premium is non-refundable once paid. Three ways to enroll:

1. Website: https://nta.aontravelprotect.com Tour Operator Location #076068. You can also view plan details on this site.

2. Call Aon 1-800-388-1470. Tour Operator Location #076068. Customer service agents can also answer questions about each plan.

3. Call Friendship Tours / The Ship Shop 860-243-1630 or 800-243-1630

Trip Protection Coverage with CANCEL FOR ANY REASON coverage through Travel Insured International is available when purchased within 14 days of your initial deposit—ask Friendship Tours/The Ship Shop for more information

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