Resting on the northwestern tip of the country is Maine, a destination fit for anyone who longs for some of the country's most pristine beaches, exquisite seafood and majestic scenery. There are nearly 24,000 miles of roadway located within this state, meaning you'll have plenty of opportunities to cruise to beautiful and captivating attractions in your Maine rental car. During your travels, it won't take long to register why many consider Maine one of the most naturally stunning states in the country and it's best viewed by rental car.
Nothing embodies the beauty of Maine quite like driving along the coastlines. For the ultimate strip of beach heaven, take your Maine rental car for a cruise along U.S. Route 1, which will lead you to several popular cities, including Portland, Scarborough, Brunswick and more. There are more than 300 miles of road to travel upon Route 1, and stopping for a bite to eat in towns such as Rockland or Camden will provide you with some of the best seafood experiences you can find in America. You might need at least a few days to fully take in all the incredible sights you'll encounter along U.S. Route 1.
The most northern region of Maine is called Aroostook County, a place where no matter what time of year it is, you'll be guaranteed to capture some of the most breathtaking views of nature you've ever seen. For starters, there's the famous Million Dollar View byway, where you can soak in immaculate scenery ranging from the incredible lakes and streams of the Allagash Wilderness Waterway to going for a hike around the base of Mount Katahdin. With millions of acres of forests to explore and camp, there's no reason not to take your Maine rental car up to this beautiful area of the state.