A private van tour by a local guide designed for your group of the top highlights of Acadia National Park, including Summit of Cadillac Mountain, Park Loop Road, overlook of Sand Beach, Thunder Hole, Otter Cliffs, Sieur de Mont Springs, and the bubbles on Jordan Pond. A great way to learn all the local secrets of how best to spend your time in Acadia National Park when on your own, or to cover all you don’t want to miss if visiting only for the day. We will point out the carriage road entrances and hiking trail heads that you can explore if spending more time here. If here for only for the day, after the tour you will see and understand why Acadia was the first National Park in the east and remains the most dramatic. Options to walk Ocean Trail and Summit Loop on the tour.
3 Hour: Acadia & Somes Sound without Cadillac Summit
3 Hour: Highlights for those who have been here before. See Somes Sound instead of Cadillac Summit
Tour Length: 3 hours
Tour Start Times: 8 a.m., 9 a.m., 10 a.m.
Vehicle Options: 6 passenger minivan or 14 passenger van.
Tour Attractions & Sites: Sand Beach, Thunder Hole, Jordan Pond and Somes Sound (No Cadillac Summit)
- 6 Passenger Minivan Private Tour - Price for whole vehicle
- 14 Passenger Van Private Tour - Price for whole vehicle
Explore the granite coastline of Acadia National Park
If you have been here before and don’t want to go to the summit of Cadillac Mountain this is the tour for you. We will focus on the granite coastline of Acadia National Park with the addition of seeing communities outside of the park.
Spend time in the summer colonies of Seal and Northeast Harbor, including the Asticou Gardens and a drive up Somes Sound (the only fjord of the eastern seaboard).
This tour focuses more on the coastline and glacial lakes. This will include Eagle Lake, Sand Beach, Thunder Hole, Otter Cliffs and Jordan Pond.
We will then exit the park to drive along Peabody Drive to see the mansions of the “Summer People” and gorgeous Seal and Northeast Harbors. See Seal Harbor Beach and the beautiful yachts and picnic boats moored there. Enjoy strolling through the Asticou Gardens. Drive along Somes Sound; the only fjord on the eastern seaboard.