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Portland, Maine: City & Lighthouse Tour

Product ID: 252112
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Enjoy a fully narrated tour along the coast of Portland, Maine. See the remarkable Portland Head Light and two other historic lighthouses. Walk around the quaint Old Port district and learn about the working waterfront.
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Duration: 120 minutes
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English, Esperanto
Wheelchair accessible

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  • Visit the historic Old Port district
  • Learn about the Greater Portland area from a knowledgeable local guide
  • Discover Portland Head Light and Fort Williams Park
  • Take in the amazing views at three different photo stops
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Take the chance to discover Portland, Maine from a new perspective. Travel through downtown Portland and Old Port with a local lobsterman and learn about the working waterfront, one of North America’s last, and commercial fishing industry. Explore cobblestoned Commercial street and meets the locals in its many boutiques, bars, and restaurants.

Then, make your way through mid-town Portland down Congress Street to explore the arts district and architectural storied landmarks.  

Next, arrive at Fort Williams State Park, home to Portland Headlight, Maine’s oldest and one of the world's most photographed lighthouses. Here, you have time to roam around the wonderful park and see the iconic lighthouse up close. Not to mention, time for you to capture your own beautiful photographs of the quintessential coastal scene.

After, two more photo stops are included on the tour, at Spring Point Ledge Lighthouse and Bug Light.
  • Bottled water
  • Umbrella in case of poor weather
What’s Not Included
  • Food
  • Gratuities

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Meeting point

On the corner of Pearl and Fore Street, in front of the Portland Beer Hub.

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Important information
Know before you go
• This tour includes as much walking as you are comfortable with
• Benches are available to sit down at Portland Head Light
• Comfortable shoes are recommended.
• Please allocate 2.5 hours due to arriving early and the possibility of a delay on the way back from the tour
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Portland Explorer Tours

Product ID: 252112