Way Down East Travel Guide



Plan Your Way Down East Vacation

Slogans such as "The Real Maine" ring truer Way Down East. The raw, mostly undeveloped coast in this remote region is more accessible than it is farther south. Even in summer here you're likely to have rocky beaches and shady hiking trails to yourself. The slower pace is as calming as a sea breeze.


Way Down East Hotels

Fodor's local writers visit every hotel we recommend. Look for our discerning Fodor's Choice picks or search by price and location.


Way Down East Restaurants

Find the best Way Down East restaurants in every price category with our top picks.

Things To Do

Things To Do in Way Down East

Explore the best sights, entertainment, and shopping with our top choices and insider tips.


Way Down East Experiences

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