From Rockland, Bangor is about 50 miles (80 kilometers) to the north, and Portland is approximately 65 miles (105 kilometers) to the southwest.
Holidaying in this popular part of the country can be not only relaxing, but an adventure too; so set aside some time to jump in the car and explore a couple of the other fabulous natural and man-made attractions dotted around Rockland. If you are looking for more places to explore, head to the Camden Public Library and Merryspring Park in the vicinity of Camden, which lays roughly 8 miles (13 kilometers) to the south of Rockland.
Approximately 35 miles (56 kilometers) to the northwest of Rockland is Augusta, a regional city which is home to Augusta Mill Park, Maine State House and Maine Veterans Memorial Cemetery. Old Federal Building, Old Western Fort and Kennebec Arsenal are also good places to visit.
For a low-cost outdoors activity that will interest the entire family, be sure to visit the region's popular lighthouses.
Have a break from sightseeing and cool off with a spot of swimming or surfing.
When booking your holiday to Rockland, it's good to remember that the nearest major airport, Knox County Regional Airport, is located in in Rockland, 3 miles (5 kilometers) to the south.