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Narrated Sightseeing Tour of Portland Maine Aboard a Vintage Fire Engine
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Private Lighthouse Sightseeing Charter on a Vintage Lobster Boat
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Private Sunset Charter on a Vintage Lobster Boat
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Ship traffic here runs the gamut from lobster boats to oil tankers and cruise lines; also look for the many photogenic lighthouses.
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  • Very good25%
  • Average1%
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“peaks island” (19 reviews)
“boat ferry” (3 reviews)
“lobster” (9 reviews)
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Portland, ME
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Reviewed 3 July 2016

I enjoyed the 6 hour cruise to Bailey island. What I didn't enjoy was the $40 to park. The restaurant on Bailey island was expensive also. I'm trying not to think about how much money I spent and trying to remember how beautiful and informative...More

Thank Liz B
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Reviewed 20 June 2016 via mobile

We took the ferry to Peaks Island and rented a golf cart. I recommend a two hour rental, even though an hour can get you around. The sights are amazing and had adventure stops for my teens. We absolutely loved it! Well worth the money!

1  Thank Susan J
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Reviewed 10 June 2016

We were in Portland on Memorial Day weekend and could not have asked for a better day to take a cruise in Casco bay. Very informative and relaxing, we thoroughly enjoyed it, and the shopping and restaurants are fabulous. What a great town to visit.

Thank Theresal6162
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Reviewed 21 May 2016

While I was working my boyfriend when adventuring in Casco Bay and it fulfilled his inner explorer in everyway. From landmasses to botanical anomalies; it was eye candy for those who've seen it all.

Thank wikiteach
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Reviewed 18 May 2016

Took a 90 min trip around roughly 6 of the 135 islands off the coast. Guide was very knowledgable & friendly. Well worth $24

1  Thank roknok
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Reviewed 10 May 2016

Lovely to take a quick cruise to Peaks Island for a meal, ice cream or a coffee, The Views are Free!

Thank Denise L
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Reviewed 4 May 2016

It was cold on the water. We sat inside the cabin for warmth. That circumstance introduced us to a lady named Jenn, who owned the general store on Cliff Island. It was so interesting to hear about island life. It was a great way to...More

Thank L O
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Reviewed 1 April 2016

Casco Bay is awesome - I don't see how you can't give it five stars. I highly recommend taking a ferry around to the islands. It's so peaceful and beautiful.

1  Thank Daniel G
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Reviewed 21 March 2016

Whether you look at the views from a boat, a walking trail, Old Port, or a restaurant, the views of Casco Bay are magnificent. Except in the fog, when it's all a blur, but it's still nice.

1  Thank NHjo
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Reviewed 14 January 2016

Leave from Portland and visit all of the islands in the bay, take a picnic and spend the whole day adventuring

1  Thank Joseph S
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Pam S
13 August 2015|
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Response from Rick B | Reviewed this property |
Hello, you can go online to cascobaytourlinescom or go down to commercial st -to there office and book on the sunset cruise which takes a couple of hours, it`s awesome-I`ll be there in two weeks taking the sunset cruise... More
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Bunnygoo
18 January 2015|
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Response from Mainseagull | Reviewed this property |
if you're interested in Maritime history, Portland Harbor Museum is a small charming spot to visit. Check out Schooner Fare's Portland Town on youtube for local music.
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