Portland City & Lighthouse Tour

Duration: 2 Hours

$45

  • Seniors / $43
  • Children / $41
Portland Explorer Tours

Enjoy a 2 hour, fully narrated tour along the coast of Portland, Maine. Explore Portland, Maine’s scenic landmarks in a unique and inspiring tour.

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Whether this is your first visit or you've lived in Portland, Maine, 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.

We will make way through mid-town Portland down Congress Street to explore the arts district and architectural storied landmarks. Next we will arrive at Fort Williams State Park, home to Portland Headlight, one of the world's most photographed lighthouses. Here you will enjoy 40 minutes to roam around the park and lighthouse capturing epic scenic pictures. Finally, we will be stopping by Spring Point Breakwater and Bug Light for some photo stops.

Please arrive 15 minutes before tour start time for check-in and to ensure a timely departure.

TripAdvisor Reviews

  •   Great trip. Driver /owner with an abundance of local knowledge. Great review of lighthouse history and surrounding area

    Debra L
    9/04/2020

      Great tour!!! Loved the mix of history, information and time for pictures! We had a blast!! Highly recommend!!

    LightPacker713479
    8/06/2020
  •   Great tour! We loved the lighthouses and learned a lot of history about them and Portland. One of the highlights of our trip! Definitely recommend.

    Travelchic57
    7/08/2020

      My wife and I visited Portland to celebrate our anniversary. This was the first Portland Explorer tour in 3 months (due to COVID-19) and it did not disappoint! We loved... read more

    555amilcarg
    7/06/2020
  •   Loved this tour! Our guide (I am horrifically bad with names, I'm so sorry) was fantastic, telling us not only about the lighthouses and the Portland area, but giving us... read more

    189courtneyl
    3/26/2020

      Tour was amazing. It was a nice small group. The ladies conducting the tour were awesome. They were very friendly and full of interesting information. Would definitely recommend to anyone... read more

    WendyK1651
    3/20/2020
  •   I have been in a lot of tours, but I absolutely loved this one. The tour guide was knowledgeable and could answer any and all questions. He was also super... read more

    stephanieeE4366GH
    3/09/2020

      Eric and Rachel were absolutely fantastic ! We had a wonderful tour . Put it on your list of things to do if you are heading to Portland !

    983julie
    2/05/2020
  •   We took the winter lighthouse tour in mid January. It was cold, but fun! We would definitely take this tour again or others from this company. They are... read more

    kimberlyf85
    1/21/2020

      This was a great tour, not only to view all of the gorgeous lighthouses but also because it's led by a true Portlander who comes from a lobstering family so... read more

    kwubbs
    1/20/2020

What's Included

Bottle water included

Umbrella if needed

3 photo stops

  • Commerical Street
  • Custom House Wharf
  • U.S Custom Building
  • Casco Bay Lines
  • Eastern Promenade
  • Casco Bay
  • Fort Gorges/Scammel
  • East End Observatory
  • Fore Street
  • Congress street
  • Casco Bay Bridge
  • Ferry Village
  • South Portland Shipyard
  • Bug Light Lighthouse
  • Spring Point Lighthouse
  • Portland Headlight/Ram Island Lighthouse
  • Portland Fish Exchange

Pick Up Location

Portland Beer Hub
320 Fore St, Portland, ME 04101

Parking Locations

300 Fore St, Portland, ME 04101

216 Fore Street, Portland, ME 04101

25 Pearl St, Portland, ME 04101

54 Commercial St, Portland, ME 04101

427 Fore St, Portland, ME 04101

Ocean Gateway Parking, Thames St, Portland, ME 04101

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