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Portland Discovery Tours

Portland, ME, USA
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About Portland Discovery Tours
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 to rocky coast and make your way to Portland Head Light, Maine’s oldest and most photographed lighthouse! After a break for lunch and shopping in the Old Port, board a classic cruise boat for a 90-minute narrated harbor tour, where you’ll see 4 lighthouses up close, 3 Civil War forts and several of the inner bay islands, including Halfway Rock Ledge, home to many seals and seabirds.
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Karina wrote a review May 2020
Houston, Texas263 contributions11 helpful votes
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The boat tour around the bay was soo soothing and relaxing, it was truly vacation! The tour guide knew the area well and the trip was just the right amount of time, enough to see the different light houses too. Guide also made sure to slow down so we can capture good
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Date of experience: October 2019
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Ned Maguire wrote a review Dec 2019
Norwell, Massachusetts182 contributions78 helpful votes
The trolley tour was part of an Amtrak package that we purchased. We don't normally do these tours but we were glad we did. We learned a lot of the history of Portland and had a fun time exploring Portland Lighthouse as part of the tour.
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Date of experience: October 2019
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cmkcmk wrote a review Nov 2019
Fairfield, Ohio517 contributions118 helpful votes
We took the trolley tour around Portland. It was a nice way to see the highlights. Interesting commentary.
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Date of experience: August 2019
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911kennethd wrote a review Nov 2019
Baldwinsville, New York4 contributions
Celebrating our 50th Wedding Anniversary, we spent a glorious week in Portland. On Tuesday we took the trolley ride through the city with our 2 Bernese Mountain Dogs. Our guide and driver was so informative. Learned a lot about Portland's history. Later in the afternoon, we
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Date of experience: August 2019
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booklover wrote a review Nov 2019
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Our Trolley Driver and Narrator, Wendy, was a wealth of information about Portland, past, present, and future. She is an absolute ambassador for the city she loves and knows so well. The informative and fun commentary never stopped and we were amazed how she knew her route,
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Date of experience: October 2019
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