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Address: Acadia National Park, Mount Desert Island, ME
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A major national park in Maine where the attractions and sights are well...

A major national park in Maine where the attractions and sights are well known along the 20-mile Park Loop Road.

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May be my second most enjoyable drive...

Next to the 17 Mile Drive starting in Carmel-By-The-Sea, this may be by second most enjoyable drive ever. I know, as my wife reminds me, I've said that about other drives too. But... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed yesterday
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Clifton, VA
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Clifton, VA
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Next to the 17 Mile Drive starting in Carmel-By-The-Sea, this may be by second most enjoyable drive ever. I know, as my wife reminds me, I've said that about other drives too. But this is one of my favorites. You can take the park bus or drive on your own. We drove on our own and I think that gives... More 

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Fort Lauderdale, FL
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We drove the Park Loop Road several times while staying with my grandson at Schoodic Head. The most magnificent experience was stopping at the Point at night to view the night sky. The stars were extraordinary, clearly visible without any earthly lights to distract.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Interesting road. We saw fishermen and their catch, and of course, the gorgeous rocky seacoast! A Must see in Acadia.

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Houma, Louisiana
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have been visiting Acadia National Park for my whole life and I can never get enough of it. The sites are always changing and the ocean has a mind of it's own. Hiking trails off the loop road are among the best anywhere and Sunset atop Cadillac Mt. (where the sun hits the US first) is amazing. There are... More 

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Madison, NH
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 January 2017

Gorgeous ocean views. Places to turn out to take perfect pictures. Remember to turn right towards Sand Beach or you'll miss it.

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Green Brook, NJ
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 January 2017

Its a one way drive and you need a park permit. There are many places to stop and enjoy the park and views.

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Deventer, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2017

The Park loop is the big road running through Arcadia National Park which you'll automatically follow when driving around. It offers some of the most magnificent sites in Arcadia NP and is sure not to be missed. We went there at the start of August and it was surprisingly calm. We expected a lot more tourists and people but were... More 

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Harrisonburg, Virginia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 January 2017

Wonderful views of the pink rocky coast of Maine, including driving to the top of Cadillac Mountain. It is best to avoid the heavy crowds of the summer months. Perhaps October would be best because the exhibitions would be open; we just missed them.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 January 2017

ABOSOLUTELY BEAUTIFUL, and yes practically nothing has changed. All the trails are still pristine and even the moderate ones are good. Take your time and look around, don't be in a rush. There is so much to see. You can plan a whole day @ Jordan Pond Loop and Bubble Rock and hike back for lunch at the Jordan Pond... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 December 2016

My family and I took a trip to Acadia this summer, and drove on Park Loop Road several times. There are so many places to explore along this route, and the views are amazing. Such a beautiful area. It is definitely a must-do to add to your list when planning a trip to Acadia National Park.

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