Laidback island life, outdoor activities and delightful little eateries are some of the perks of visiting Peaks Island, a wonderful destination just a twenty minute ferry ride from central Portland, Maine. It’s a place where I discovered that the simple pleasures in life are often the best—and if you have a busy daily routine, this is the perfect place to relax and take in some peaceful activities.

You can enjoy a day trip or maybe a weekend if you would like to unwind for longer. Either way here are some ways to have a fun time on Peaks Island Maine.