Useful Links for Visiting Maine

Useful Links for Visiting Maine

Maine takes pleasure in providing tourists with distinctive sights and tour alternatives. Here are over 6,000 lakes and ponds, with beautiful lakeside villages and sandy beaches. Also, picturesque coastal towns and lighthouses dot the landscape. Accommodation options in the state include resorts and secluded cabins, as well as campgrounds and huts.

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Maine is the 23rd state of the United States, admitted to the Union in 1820. Before this, it was under the rule of Britain and France. Its capital is Augusta, the largest city – Portland, nicknamed Forest City. Other major cities: Lewiston, Bangor, Auburn. The symbols of the state are the black-capped chickadee, the moose, the white pine, and the wild blueberry. 

"In this part of the world, only Maine gives winter the welcome and the worship it should have." – Tom Allen, an English comedian.

Although Maine has no World Heritage Sites, its features, especially the culture of the indigenous peoples collectively known as Wabanaki, attract tourists. Maine's historical past is now on exhibits in museums, cultural centers, and festivals across the state.

If you plan to travel to Maine, below is a list of useful links to help you organize a unique vacation in the Pine Tree State. Have a nice trip!

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US Visas

travel.state.gov – all info about US visas for foreign citizens to travel to the United States

Traveler's Health

passporthealthusa.com – travel vaccines and advice for the United States

Transportation

airhelp.com – compensation for flight delay or cancellation

amtrakdowneaster.com – discover Maine with a Downeaster Rail Pass

discovercars.com – find the best car rental deals in Maine

exploremaine.org – explore Maine by bike

greyhound.com – find Greyhound bus stations in Maine

kayak.com – find cheap flights to Maine

maine.gov – explore Maine by ferry 

Accommodation in Maine

airbnb.com – find unique vacation rentals in Maine

booking.com – book your hotel in Maine online

couchsurfing.com – meet up with locals and travelers, find accommodation in Maine

hostelworld.com – check out the Hostelworld selection of hostels in Maine

vrbo.com – explore an array of Maine vacation rentals

Food & Dining

eatyourworld.com – find the best local dishes & drinks in Maine 

maine.eater.com – eat with your eyes first at 17 Maine scenic restaurants with stunning views 

mainelobsternow.com – experience Maine together with a delivery of fresh seafood 

thegoodwhisk.com – order dinner delivered to your door in southern Maine 

ubereats.com – have your favorite Maine restaurant food delivered to your door 

Welcome to Portland 

getyourguide.com – find the top-rated and best-reviewed tours and activities in Portland

nationalgeographic.com – discover the best of Portland

travel.usnews.com – find the best things to do in Portland 

viator.com – explore Portland's hidden gems and less-visited spots with a guided sightseeing tour

visitmaine.com – discover Portland: dining & nightlife, events, shopping 

All Maine

britannica.com – learn more about Maine

getyourguide.com – book most exciting things to do, attractions, and tours in Maine

mainetourism.com – see weather forecasts and learn more about Maine's climate 

nationalgeographic.com – see National Geographic's best Maine travel tips 

recreation.gov – explore Maine's outdoor and cultural destinations 

tourradar.com – visit Acadia National Park and Bar Harbor

viator.com – find unforgettable things to do in Maine

visit-maine.com – enrich your vacation in Maine with a visit to the state's museums 

visittheusa.com – discover all the information you need for your vacation in Maine



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