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The Scenic Route Maine Tours

177 Commercial St, Inside the Blue Lobster, Portland, ME 04101-4717
+1 207-518-3342
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portland maine

i took the city and lighthouse tour.lighthouse was very nice,the city part was a little... read more

Reviewed September 9, 2014
brian l s
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Dearborn, Michigan
Nice way to see the area

We booked before arriving in Portland for a Kennebunkport tour. Our driver was helpful and... read more

Reviewed September 8, 2014
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We are a local, family owned and operated tour company looking to share with you what we love about Maine! Fully narrated by Local Maine guides! City & Lighthouse Tour ~ 1.50hrs * City highlights * z30 mins at Portland Head Light. More time than any other tour company! 5 Lighthouse Tour ~ 2.5hrs * Hear the wonderful stories and legends of 5 LHs while being able to get out and visit them up close. One of a kinds tour in Portland! Kennebunkport Tour ~ 3.5hrs * 90 minutes of free time to enjoy this lovely fishing village * Enjoy the view of Walker's Point, where the former President Bush spends the summers. Freeport Shuttle (every hour when cruise ships are in town only)
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  • Very good16%
  • Average3%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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Hours Today: 8:30 AM - 7:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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177 Commercial St, Inside the Blue Lobster, Portland, ME 04101-4717
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Reviewed September 9, 2014

i took the city and lighthouse tour.lighthouse was very nice,the city part was a little disapointing .the history part of the tour was very interesting.i guess i was looking for more scenic views of the city tour.dont get me wrong it is a very nice...More

Thank brian l s
Reviewed September 8, 2014 via mobile

We booked before arriving in Portland for a Kennebunkport tour. Our driver was helpful and considerate. We thought the local recommendations were great. It was a smooth and comfortable way to see the area.

Thank Cornerturned
Reviewed September 7, 2014

Booked this tour before our arrival by cruise ship. Their price for this tour was very reasonable compared to what the cruise company was charging. Met near the terminal, they had several vans to handle all the tours. They were comfortable, and the A/C worked...More

5  Thank Bob S
Reviewed September 2, 2014 via mobile

Enjoying the fresh ocean breeze while sitting by the Headlight Lighthouse and eating lobster rolls..flying a kite with my kids and enjoying the trail.. Pet friendly park too..definitely an excellent summer spot.

Thank Doitifyoucan
Reviewed August 28, 2014

We took the City and Lighthouse tour this morning with Fred the tourguide... he was very knowledgeable and it was a thorough, 2 hour tour--including 30 min at a beautiful lighthouse and park. Small group--only 6 of us plus Fred so could have been perfect...More

2  Thank DebM703
Reviewed August 28, 2014

Went on the city and light house tour. It's a Saturday morning tour, so the van is full! I like the light house portion very much. Enjoyed it and wished I could stay longer! Took a couple of 'postcard' picture

1  Thank SeLiNa141
Reviewed August 25, 2014

We took the The Scenic Route Maine Tours due to the great reviews that we had read and found it to be an informative and delightful way to spend our first morning in Portland. We also had Roger as the driver/guide and found him to...More

Thank John K J
Reviewed August 22, 2014

We got there just in time the van was packed. we ended up in the last row. the driver barely spoke of anything on the passenger side of the van. so not only were we restricted of view but the passenger side had very little...More

2  Thank Dano1959
khtraveler24, Owner at The Scenic Route Maine Tours, responded to this reviewResponded April 11, 2016

We appreciate your review and would like to address your van complaint. We realized after a few seasons that to increase the customer's experience even more, we needed larger vehicles with better comfort and visibility. We now have shuttle buses that still allow for a...More

Reviewed August 20, 2014

We had a very nice time with Roger last week on the City & Lighthouse tour. We were a family of four, along with just one other couple, so everyone had plenty of room to stretch out and get comfortable. Enjoyed Roger's humorous but laid-back...More

1  Thank JaneK986
Reviewed August 19, 2014

We took the 5 lighthouse tour. And just like the other reviewer said -- Portland Head was the best to see and the other lighthouses get an honorable mention. However, I do recommend this tour -- the scenery alone is breathtaking. Don't forget your camera!!

2  Thank 377valeries
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avril t
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No we just did the tour of the town and a nearby lighthouse
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Cary B
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Response from Glen B | Reviewed this property |
Go to their web site and it will explain there route and cost.
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