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Acadia National Park Tours

53 Main St, Bar Harbor, Mount Desert Island, ME 04609-1865
+1 207-288-0300
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The Tour is a Must

This is the perfect tour for any first time visitor to Bar Harbor. I've gone on the tour twice and... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Stephen T
Colonia, New Jersey
via mobile
Fun and informative

Our guide, Santo, was very knowledgeable and personable. He gave us a lot of information about... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Holliston, MA
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Acadia National Park Tours specializes in fully narrated bus tours of Acadia National Park. Trips are offered daily at 10:00 AM and 2:00 PM. Tours depart from Testa's Restaurant, 53 Main Street, in downtown Bar Harbor. Tour price is $27.50 per adult and $15.00 for children 12 and under. All tours are 2.5 hours in duration and feature stops throughout Acadia National Park include the summit of Cadillac Mountain and Thunder Hole.
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  • Very good20%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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53 Main St, Bar Harbor, Mount Desert Island, ME 04609-1865
+1 207-288-0300
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This is the perfect tour for any first time visitor to Bar Harbor. I've gone on the tour twice and each was a little different depending on the guide. Both guides were long time locals who knew the history of Mt. Desert Island and Acadia...More

Thank Stephen T
Reviewed 4 days ago

Our guide, Santo, was very knowledgeable and personable. He gave us a lot of information about Acadia National Park and the area of Bar Harbor. We had a great tour. The weather was not the best, but it was a nice morning.

Thank airnosh
Reviewed 1 week ago

Really enjoyed this tour and I agree with several previous reviews that Santo (our tour guide/driver) does an outstanding job. He's amusing, knowledgeable, keeps the tour moving along and entertaining. Weather here is a huge factor so try to get a clear day for the...More

Thank jcard2013
Reviewed 1 week ago

This a very beautiful place. If you are in this area take the national park bus tour. It is a guided tour and the guide did a excellent job of tellin al of the history. If on a cruise book on line with the park...More

Thank jim h
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Heather did an absolutely amazing job. Her historical knowledge of the area as well as her quick wit & background from her previous employment in the parks service as well as a bus driver make for the perfect resume for this job. We all loved...More

Thank 1951JohnC
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I gave this five stars ONLY because of Santo, our tour guide and bus driver. REQUEST HIS BUS TOUR. He had us cracking up the entire time. What a great fellow. He definitely knew his information. Acadia national park bus tour stops: Stop1 Cadillac mts:...More

Thank MonicaK614
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great way to see the park on a 2.5 hr tour offering the park hi-lights. The tour guide was informative and gave us enough time at all 3 major stops. He Pointed out hiking trails and particulars along the way for another day. The bus...More

1  Thank Wayne C
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We went for the first time this year this is a park were you need car no Rv. The bus was not running yet to take you around . the carriage roads are great to walk or ride a bike or dog like the walk....More

1  Thank Tedp1054
Reviewed 12 June 2017

We took the Acadia National Park tour on a Cruise stop in Bar Harbor. I am thankful that we had reservations because it was sold out by reservation only! That says a lot for a tour. The bus driver (Santos) was very knowledgeable and we...More

1  Thank tkilrainrn
Reviewed 3 June 2017

The bus tour was nice. We used it as an overview on our first day. The tour guide was friendly and informative. The bus was clean and not crowded. An enjoyable experience

Thank Kyle S
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