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Climb aboard as we twist n' turn through the historic city of Portland, Maine and without skipping a beat, we splash into beautiful Casco Bay!! We are Maine's only amphibious adventure that can show you Portland by land and sea without ever leaving...more
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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177 Commercial St, Portland, ME 04101-4717
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All reviews duck quack quack water portion captain mike land and sea great tour fun trip quick tour a lot of fun unique experience points of interest hour tour local history whole family portland history visiting portland highly recommend this tour
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Reviewed October 31, 2018

We booked the tour a month in advance....for mid October. There were only 12 on the tour, so no need to reserve....maybe in the peak season. The tour left on time and drove us thru downtown (we did NOT see Victorian Row which is a...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Norm T
Reviewed October 28, 2018

Enjoyed the tour of city with lots of information about the area. The water ride was especially fun.

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Date of experience: October 2018
Thank dazak52
Reviewed October 24, 2018

My friend and I took this tour on Oct.16th, we first toured parts of the city and learned of the history of the land. Then enter the water, where the captain made sure it was very safe to enter the water, and it was. We...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Ronnie H
Reviewed October 21, 2018

We did this in the fall, the day was beautiful and the tour was a lot of fun. Learned a lot about the area and enjoyed going out on the water.

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Date of experience: October 2018
Thank sbrown1185
Kristopher M, Owner at Maine Duck Tours, responded to this reviewResponded October 22, 2018

Beautiful fall days are some of the best days to tour Portland by Land and Sea, with all of the fall foliage colors. Thank you for your 5 star review! Quack Quack

Reviewed October 14, 2018

Had a great time doing the tour. Staff explained alot of history regarding the area. Only bad thing was wish we spent more time on the water.More

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Date of experience: October 2018
Thank brentrd2013
Kristopher M, Owner at Maine Duck Tours, responded to this reviewResponded October 15, 2018

Thank you for sharing of your "great experience" and for the kudos to our staff committed to our guests' entire Portland experience. For future guests, the land portion of our tour is designed to provide a maritime experience along our beautiful Portland Harbor coastline, however...More

Reviewed October 14, 2018

This was a fun trip! Quarkie! A bery fun experience! Something to do, while learning the history of Portland and being outdoors! Definitely recommend.

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Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Scantito
Kristopher M, Owner at Maine Duck Tours, responded to this reviewResponded October 15, 2018

Quackin back at ya! Thank you for sharing of your 5 star experience this fall. Portland, fresh salty air, quirky history and humor...? What more of an adventure could one ask for?

Reviewed October 13, 2018

Duck tours was fun to see the sites from land for half an hour and then go right into the water for a half hour tour. The bus driver was great and our narrator was just as great pointing our the sites and history all...More

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Date of experience: October 2018
Thank lizlee17
Kristopher M, Owner at Maine Duck Tours, responded to this reviewResponded October 15, 2018

We appreciate you sharing of your 5 star experience, Liz. Glad you found the vehicle/vessel comfortable and enjoyed your time with us, on land and water.

Reviewed October 13, 2018

It was a rainy day when we took the Duck Tour of Portland, but Dugan, our tour guide did his best to make it interesting and entertaining. Although we were not able to take photos because of the rain, we learned a lot about the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank susieb4547
Kristopher M, Owner at Maine Duck Tours, responded to this reviewResponded October 15, 2018

Susie, we appreciate your sharing of your entertaining experience, despite the rain. We do offer our USCG approved breakaway side curtains in the cold and/or rain, keeping all safe, warm and dry since 2005. Quack Quack!

Reviewed October 11, 2018

The tour was very informative and fun...lots of history and the stories about the city were interesting. I was expecting to go further into the bay closer to the working waterfront...had been on the tour years ago and we got closer to the restaurant area...More

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Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 11, 2018

Great tour guide and our Captain was excellent. Short tour with land and water could be longer with so much to see.

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Date of experience: October 2018
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October 2, 2018|
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Response from joannkayatta | Reviewed this property |
I don’t believe so. Best to contact them directly.
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July 31, 2018|
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Response from Kris M M | Property representative |
We expect to operate through October 23rd this season. Thank you.
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July 10, 2018|
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Response from Kris M M | Property representative |
Though we do often refer to the Ducks access point “the ladder” it is a set of stairs at the rear of the vehicle/vessel that are the typical height of a household/Commercial stair, however slightly more shallow in depth. We... More
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