Portland City & Lighthouse Tour

Duration: 2 Hours

$52

  • Seniors / $49
  • Children / $40
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 20 minutes to roam around the park and lighthouse capturing epic scenic pictures. Finally, we will be stopping by Spring Point Breakwater and Portland Breakwater for photo stops.

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

TripAdvisor Reviews

  • star rating  My friends and myself are lighthouse fanatics. We all totally enjoyed this lighthouse tour. We have our lighthouse passports and we’re thrilled to get a stamp in our books for... read more

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    November 3, 2022

    star rating  The tour guide was amazing and very informative about Maine and lighthouse. Had a great time on the tour.

    avatar thumb reneecS820BI
    October 31, 2022
  • star rating  Great tour and a great guide! Eric has a very nice tour can with good communication equipment- video and audio! Much better than the huge bus tours!

    avatar thumb rjslice
    October 26, 2022

    star rating  Eric was very knowledgeable about his hometown. Easy on and off his very clean van, thanks to his daughters. Fun and informative tour.

    Pspin1Global310493
    October 25, 2022
  • star rating  Eric was great. Very knowledgeable and entertaining. Would like to do more tours with him. Was very good at finding just the right things to see and from the... read more

    F1620NEtoddw
    October 25, 2022

    star rating  This was the BEST lighthouse tour in Portland! Our tour guide was amazing, funny, and he made our tour so much fun! Gave great information on the history of the... read more

    J7639MFemilys
    October 25, 2022
  • star rating  One of a kind - Knowledgeable tour guide and beautiful sites. One of the best tours out there. Book it, you want regret it

    rosalindl280
    October 25, 2022

    star rating  Would 100% recommend, especially for first time visitors like us. Eric was awesome and entertaining. The meet up was easy and convenient. The accommodations were comfortable. We learned so much... read more

    A276BGstefanies
    October 22, 2022
  • star rating  Eric was a super tour guide! He was funny, friendly (learned most of our names and where we were from), and very knowledgeable. This was probably the best... read more

    Lianne B
    October 21, 2022

    star rating  What a great tour! Eric was knowledgeable and interesting! Gave us plenty of time to view each area. Nice comfy bus! There was a tv that showed extra photos... read more

    cskynar
    October 21, 2022

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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