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Portland Discovery Tours

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If you want to get up close and personal with Portland’s landmarks, lighthouses and harbor seals AND learn some city history, join Portland Discovery on a Land & Sea Tour! Start your day on board the Discovery trolley as you travel from city streets...more
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Long Wharf, 170 Commercial Street, Portland, ME
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Reviewed today

The city tour was fantastic. The guide provided us with history of the city as well as current information. We stopped at the lighthouse and toured through downtown and neighborhoods, This provided us with valuable information about the city and local attractions. Highly recommend it...More

Thank Kathy N
Reviewed today via mobile

We had an incredible trolley ride narrated by WENDY. What a fun experience! She was informative, very knowledgeable, funny, accommodating n so so friendly Highly recommend this trolley ride. Incredible fare n so much history in a span of an hour ... Thanks Wendy ....

Thank Marty B
Reviewed today

My wife and I took the Harbor Lights and Sights Cruise primarily to see the lighthouses (four), but we saw a lot more...old forts, very cool houses and even a bald eagle high in a tree. We also saw his/her offspring high in another tree....More

Thank JL50-SA
Reviewed 2 days ago

Went on the 1 1/2 hour tour of Portland ME. The trolley tour guide and driver, Gary (the pilot) was awesome, spoke a lot about the history of Portland, very knowledgeable about the city, along with being very personable and funny, we enjoyed the tour...More

Thank U9730GVmelanied
Reviewed 2 days ago

We took the City and Lighthouse Tour. It is a great way to explore the city in a quick way plus you get to stop for about 30 minutes at the Portland Headlight which is beautiful. The tour guide was also good about suggesting restaurant...More

Thank NAP613
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Great tour! Lots of information. Learned a lot about old port history as well as other helpful info. Seeing a lighthouse was on the tour. I had no idea it was the one on Cape Elizabeth which we had planned to drive over to so...More

Thank Jennifer M
Reviewed 3 days ago

Wendy was our trolley driver/narrator for the City & Lighthouse Tour. She not only gave us a history of Portland but a crash course on architecture as well! She was engaging and upbeat. Certainly got to parts of the city we would not have otherwise...More

Thank Joyce G
Reviewed 3 days ago

We took the harbor Lights and Sights Tour. It was incredible. The guide and captain were friendly and knowledgeable. We learned a great deal and they offered tidbits that we never would have known about Maine. The ride was comfortable and smooth. Very safe! Had...More

Thank Julie G
Reviewed 3 days ago

We took the Harbor Lights and Sights Cruise. This cruise was perfect except for the overcast cold weather! I especially enjoyed seeing lighthouses that we couldn't see from the roadways, the cottages/Victorian homes with their history and hearing the history of the city. My husband...More

Thank boxermomtx
Reviewed 3 days ago

This tour was very well planned and executed. We got a good feel for the town of Portland and the outlying area with the lighthouse. It was not too long or too short. The driver was interesting and pointed out several places in the city...More

Thank Anne E
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Response from guidob663a | Reviewed this property |
I'm sorry I can't be very helpful answering your question. There were children that age on my cruise and they were having a great time, especially when they went to the wheelhouse and met the captain. You will have to look... More
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Response from Paul F | Reviewed this property |
10:30 - 1:00 - 3:30, cost $28.00 for adults.