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A Walk Through Time Tour in Portland

A Walk Through Time Tour in Portland

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Curious about Portland's history with railroads, fires, wars, famous poets and Hollywood producers? Join us for a Walk Through Time! This tour begins on Commercial Street and continues for 2 hours through the historic Old Port, downtown and waterfront areas, sharing highlights of Portland's history since 1632. Some of the locations we may feature on your tour include; the lobster statue, the home of Henry Wadsworth-Longfellow and his place of worship, the Eastern Cemetery, the Abyssinian Church, the U.S. Customs House and more. ***Tour duration is two "ish" hours, based on guest engagement and pace of the group. Planning on 2.5 hours for arriving early to check-in and make it back to your vehicle post tour is recommended.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$34.95
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US$34.95
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The Real Portland Tour: City and 3 Lighthouses Historical Tour with a Real Local

The Real Portland Tour: City and 3 Lighthouses Historical Tour with a Real Local

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Explore the heart of Portland and head out to see some of the area's hidden gems and less-visited spots with this guided sightseeing tour. Your guide, a born-and-raised Portlander who works as a college librarian by day, shows you off-the-beaten-path locations and shares with you all sorts of local lore along the way.
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  • 1 hour 45 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$42.00
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US$42.00
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Vintage Fire Truck Sightseeing Tour of Portland

Vintage Fire Truck Sightseeing Tour of Portland

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Visit Portland’s scenic coast, historic sites and most vibrant neighborhoods with a sightseeing and shopping tour on a classic fire engine. Get great views of picture-perfect lighthouses and architecture from high up on the engine, and listen to live narration as you tour the city. Learn about Portland’s maritime past as you explore cobblestone streets with enjoy plenty of time to browse souvenir shops and sample the area’s most distinctive foods. Finish your tour in the heart of downtown, near historic wharves, restaurants and boutiques.
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  • 50 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$35.00
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US$35.00
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Around The Peninsula Bike Tour

Around The Peninsula Bike Tour

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Explore the Portland Peninsula by bike with this guided tour. Start at the Eastern Promenade, making your way along the waterfront bike path until you reach the Back Cove Trail. Your guide takes you to the Old Port to see some of Portland's prettiest old brick buildings, and you learn the significance of local food, history and culture of this area.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$60.52
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Portland, Maine Lighthouse Tour

Portland, Maine Lighthouse Tour

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Explore Portland and Historic Landmarks from a Local Perspective! Experience Portland, Maine in the beautiful summer and fall months with our family owned and operated small group tour. Visit 3 lighthouses for epic photo stops and tour through the working waterfront to see how the lobster industry operates year round. We will be walking through the waterfront streets so please wear comfortable walking shoes. This tour is entirely on land, we will be driving to the 3 lighthouses. This tour may change slightly based on the weather and group or as the State of Maine regulations change with social distancing guidelines and safety requirements for parks and local establishments.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$45.00
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US$45.00
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Portland: West End Walk Through Time

Portland: West End Walk Through Time

Wend your way through the West End of Portland, an often overlooked section of town, deep in history.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$34.95
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US$34.95
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