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Portland, Maine City and Lighthouse Tour-2 hours

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    Pass By: Commercial Street, Portland, ME

    Whether this is your first visit or you've lived in Portland, you’ll explore the Greater Portland area from a new perspective. Come explore Commercial street, located on one of North America's last working waterfronts. Here you will see the cobblestone streets, 19th century fishing wharf's housing commercial lobstermen and other fisheries. Commercial street is located in the Old Port district and offers numerous boutiques, restaurants and bars for locals and visitors to enjoy.

    Pass By: Eastern Promenade, Portland, ME 04101

    Pass by Eastern Promenade to see Fort Gorges and the view of Casco Bay.

    Stop At: Portland Head Light, 1000 Shore Rd, Cape Elizabeth, ME 04107-1916

    Walk around the park, take photos, visit the gift shop or purchase a lobster roll.

    Duration: 40 minutes

    Pass By: Spring Point Ledge Lighthouse, 2 Fort Rd Southern Maine Community College Campus, South Portland, ME 04106-1611

    If time allows, we may stop briefly for a photo opportunity.

    Pass By: Bug Light Park, South Portland Greenbelt Pathway, South Portland, ME 04106

    If time allows, we may stop briefly for a photo opportunity.
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    Departure Point
    320 Fore St, Portland, ME 04101, USA
    Duration
    2h
    Return Details
    Returns to original departure point
    Inclusions
    • Bottled water
    • Umbrella to use if needed
    • Air-conditioned vehicle
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Wheelchair accessible
    • Stroller accessible
    • Service animals allowed
    • Near public transportation
    • Tour pick up is approximately 10 minutes walking from cruise ship terminal, less than 1/2 mile.
    • We are able to provide booster seats (up to 2), please let us know in advance if needed.
    • Most travelers can participate
    • ***We may experience some delays on the tour, therefore please do not park at a meter as the limit is 2 hours and the tour is 2 hours.***
    • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
    • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 11 travelers
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

    Eric and Mario took us on a fabulous tour of Portland, South Portland and Cape Elizabeth this afternoon. They are so informative and Eric knew the history of the city and the surrounding area. We visited Fort Williams. The views of Casco Bay were spectacular....More

    Thank Mairzee
    PortlandExplorerTour, Owner at Portland Explorer, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

    Thanks ladies! We had a blast too and loved having you on the tour. What a great group! Glad you liked the restaurants and the tour. Hope to see you again celebrating in Portland!

    Reviewed 4 days ago

    Overall great tour, very informative and friendly personnel. The time frame could have been extended a wee bit more at each location but overall good.More

    Date of experience: September 2019
    Thank yelvia39
    PortlandExplorerTour, Owner at Portland Explorer, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

    Thank you so much for taking the time to leave a review! I agree, more time at the lighthouses would always be nice and that is why we have already extended our tour time once this year up to 2 hours. Hope to see you...More

    Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

    Took the tour to see the city and 3 lighthouses. Tour guide was informative and nice. The lighthouses were cute, especially the Headlight Lighthouse is so picturesque.

    Date of experience: September 2019
    Thank Conniefive5
    PortlandExplorerTour, Owner at Portland Explorer, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

    Gorgeous lighthouse pictures, thank you so much for sharing! I’m glad you enjoyed the tour and lighthouses. Thanks for the very nice review!!

    Reviewed 6 days ago

    Eric, our guide was born and raised in Portland Maine. He could answer any question, tour related or not. Restaurant info was a bonus. We loved getting an overview of Portland Maine having been originally from Portland Oregon. I could not live here because I’d...More

    Date of experience: September 2019
    Thank Dolsen9999
    PortlandExplorerTour, Owner at Portland Explorer, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

    Thank you for visiting our Portland and taking the tour with us!! I’m happy to hear you enjoyed some good food while you were in town and filled up on lobster! Thank you for the 5 star review!

    Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

    Our guides were very knowledgeable & personable. We were shown around the city & 3 lighthouses. Highly recommend.

    Date of experience: September 2019
    Thank ttscarp
    PortlandExplorerTour, Owner at Portland Explorer, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

    Thanks for the great recommendation! I’m glad you enjoyed your tour and time in Portland!

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    7 September 2019|
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    Response from Esteban B | Reviewed this property |
    Fort Williams park which is the better and most photogenic by far. The other two are smaller lighthouses, Bud light and Ram Island.
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    Response from BigEdKentucky | Reviewed this property |
    We were there in early July of this year. We used a big lot near India & Commerce Streets. $15/day. There is supposed to be similarly priced parking at the other end of Commerce. Parking close to the Long Wharf while it... More
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    Response from bill r | Reviewed this property |
    You will walk around the grounds the lighthouse sits on.
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