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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 bubblesReviewed 23 August 2016
Lover2010
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Lakes Region, NH
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 October 2016

Great little ride to Northeast Harbor from Bar Harbor if you'd like to visit a little village and some great sights.

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Lakes Region, NH
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

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

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Indio, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 July 2016

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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Estero, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 July 2016

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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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 July 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
Maine
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 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 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 September 2015

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

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Maricopa, Arizona
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 August 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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East Hartland, Connecticut
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 July 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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Florida Keys, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 August 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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