Shops & Hops Tour

Duration: 4.5 Hours


  • Seniors / $77
Portland Explorer Tours

Venture with us to Portland and Freeport for some brewery tastings and shopping at Down East and Yankee Magazine's favorite shopping destination.

Venture with us on our Shops and Hops Tour to Portland Beer Hub in Portland and Stars and Stripes in Freeport for brewery tastings.  After, make way to Freeport Village Station down Main Street where you can take advantage of over 20 retail outlet stores as well as LL Bean Flagship store.

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

  • Portland Beer Hub
  • Stars & Stripes Brewery
  • L.L. Bean Flagship Store
  • 20 + Shops

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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