Portland City & Lighthouse Tour

Duration: 2 Hours


  • 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

  • star rating  Great Tour and Great Tour Guide- this guy is the Portland, ME real-deal! Knowledgeable, very nice and easy to be around, professional, plus, he's also a multi-generational lobsterman! Highly recommend... read more

    gabriel w

    star rating  Great tour for all. The guide grew up in Portland and provides a unique perspective on where to go and what to do in addition to a great overview... read more

    Michael L
  • star rating  Fantastic tour! Eric is super friendly and accommodating. My wife and I both really enjoyed the tour. It's clear Eric genuinely enjoys his job. ... read more


    star rating  Eric has a real gift of making you feel comfortable, providing endless facts and making it a very enjoyable tour! He genuinely wants to make sure you are having... read more

    Teresa G
  • star rating  Eric was an excellent tour guide. This was just about a last minute booking for me. Glad I booked with them and the time slot was great as we beat... read more


    star rating  I enjoyed the tour to the light houses, but I enjoyed our guide's local knowledge even more. You get plenty of time at each light house. At the Head Light... read more

  • star rating  I enjoyed this tour so much! The tour guide was very friendly and knowledgeable about the Maine lighthouses. I learned a lot and really enjoyed my time (2 hours) on... read more

    Sandra Alami

    star rating  Very knowledgeable guide. Great tour enjoyed the conversations. It was fun hearing about lobstering and the costs of work

  • star rating  Great tour. Eric was very informative and a wonderful guide and we really enjoyed the personal touch his local knowledge adds. We had a beautiful day to visit the Park... read more

    Tracie S

    star rating  Enjoyed every second. Eric was an amazing tour guide. I would recommemd this to anyone visiting Portland. Worth every penny!!

    Zach C

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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