Bar Harbor is among the most well-visited New England towns in the United States. During the Fall, New England cannot be a more prettier region of North America. During the Fall, the Fall foliage is at its peak. Further, New England is undoubtedly a prominent cruising destination. Bar Harbor is one of the most iconic port-of-call on travelers’ minds. Bar Harbor is no ordinary New England port-of-call. It is New England’s biggest little wonder. This new travel lecture will be one for all travelers to appreciate. For those planning to cruise to New England and Canada, Bar Harbor is the surely a port-of-call to take cruisers’ breaths away. What’s to look forward to in this new presentation? It is sure to be as colorful as the Fall leaves themselves.
Arriving in Bar Harbor is a moment like no other. The ship sails into beautiful Frenchman Bay. Cruisers are surrounded by the mountains and the reaches of Cadillac Mountain in the background. Cadillac Mountain is among one of the most sought-after attractions in Bar Harbor. Cadillac Mountain and Acadia National Park are ideal for hikers. There, hikers can get a breathtaking view of the harbor and the town below. There is nothing else like it.
Bar Harbor is a famous for being a lobster fishing town. While tendering between the ship and shore, the tenders will be weaving their way around the numerous lobster pot lines. There are hundreds of lobster pot lines. Lobster pot lines can be seen just about everywhere. Lobster is sure to be on every Maine visitor’s wish list. Lobster fishing is highly sophisticated. Locals are more than honored to share their lobster stories with visitors.
Sailing is a popular activity in Bar Harbor. There’s nothing like sailing around the harbor, watching the seagulls soar by, and catching the North Atlantic breeze. One of the shore excursions in Bar Harbor is sailing aboard the schooner Margaret Todd. Aboard the Margaret Todd, guests are treated to refreshments and a detailed narration by an Acadia Park Ranger. While sailing around Frenchman Bay, guests are encouraged to take dozens of photos. Sailing around Frenchman Bay, and getting up close views of Cadillac Mountain is an experience not to be missed.
Gloomy weather is often encountered in Bar Harbor. When sailing into Bar Harbor, fog can make any visit all the more interesting. When tendering between the ship and shore, the fog makes any cruise vacation an experience like no other. The fog can be as thick as pea soup. Cruisers are urged to have their cameras ready. While en route to land, the ship merely “disappears”. The faint trace of the ship’s bow is the least that cruisers can see. The ship won’t be fully visible until early afternoon. By then much of the fog is gone. Fog in Bar Harbor is sure to add an aura to any visit. At the same time, it’s encouraged that cruisers use their imagination to help them visualize the beauty and serenity around them. In Bar Harbor, one can never have too much fog. It gives cruisers a whole other perspective of Bar Harbor, rather than not having the “foggiest” clue at all.
New England cannot be a more beautiful place to visit during the Fall months. Boston, Newport, and Halifax are definitely great destinations. Bar Harbor is the one New England destination which all travelers are sure to enjoy no matter how often they visit. Bar Harbor is every New England traveler’s favorite city. The lobster is definitely sure to please. Sailing, hiking on Cadillac Mountain, and taking in the North Atlantic breeze are among the other great activities that await. On any visit, there’s never enough fog to take in. They are all part of the Bar Harbor experience. “Bar Harbor, ME: New England’s biggest little wonder” is due to be complete by late August.