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Address: Harbourside Drive, Northeast Harbor, Mount Desert, Mount Desert Island, ME

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Nice Drive.

A nice afternoon drive with fantastic ocean views. Bring your camera and take time to pull over along the way.

5 of 5 starsReviewed 1 week ago
Lover2010
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Lakes Region, NH
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Lakes Region, NH
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9 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

A nice afternoon drive with fantastic ocean views. Bring your camera and take time to pull over along the way.

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Colorado Springs, Colorado
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439 reviews
80 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 189 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We like to explore an area by car - since I don't walk well. We loved Harborside Drive so much, we drove it three times. Great views of the fijord and we absolutely loved looking at the large houses on the water side. It would be a great place for a picnic. We took the Princess cruise and saw many... More 

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Thank Bensus
Estero, Florida
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63 reviews
19 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

When on MDI there is lots to do....take time to explore some of the side roads. Harbourside Drive is one of those experiences. You will see views that are amazing and along the route there are a few places to pull over....we snagged one and had lunch over looking the water.....great side trip. All ages will the experience.

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Thank BeachGal88
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6 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2016 via mobile

The Drive was an amazing experience and I will love to go again with family and friends.It has a great scenic beauty which one can enjoy and take lovely photographs for memories.

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Thank Binu P
Portland, Maine
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148 reviews
46 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2015

Harbourside Drive has some spectacular vistas and is worth detouring to if you're on MDI. We took Harbor Drive to the town marina and had a great picnic lunch while watching all the boat and ferry traffic. It's a fun way to see another part of the island.

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Thank NieSam
Boston, Massachusetts
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4 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2015

Quite place, close to trails, ocean and lakes. Located in small town. Nice place to escape Bar Harbor crowd.

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Thank olegd1
South Windsor, Connecticut
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368 reviews
89 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 227 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2015

Beautiful way to spend a few hours enjoying some beautiful Maine scenery. Spend som time at the harbor watching the boats come and go and people watching is always fun, too.

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Thank Wayne W
East Hartland, Connecticut
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17 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015

I assume This is Sargent drive, the drive along the southern and western coast of northeast harbor. Worth the time, but drive slow as there are so many beautiful homes to see.

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Thank 06027debbie
Florida Keys, Florida
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155 reviews
94 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

Northeast harbor the most awesome cruise outside of Bar Harbor, Acadia Park and a perfect day in Maine. The ride is full of twisting turns and up and down the hills .Take it, you`ll love it !

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Georgetown, Massachusetts
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135 reviews
55 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 138 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

Ok here's my grand tour. You start on the Acadia Park Loop Road, go past Sand Beach and Thunder Hole and Otter Point. When you get to the Stanley Brook Entrance you exit the park. At the end of the exit road you're facing the beach. Take a LEFT and follow the road around to the RIGHT at the little... More 

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