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Land and Sea Duck Tour Historic Adventure

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    Pass By: Commercial Street, Portland, ME

    Downtown Portland's working waterfront

    Pass By: United States Custom House, 312 Fore St, Portland, ME 04101-4110

    A grand granite structure along Portland's Waterfront built in 1862, after The Great Fire.

    Pass By: The First Parish Portland Unitarian Universalist, 425 Congress St, Portland, ME 04101-3505

    Portland's oldest church, the first major granite structure in the city, and having barely survived canon ball fire during the Revolutionary War.

    Pass By: Portland City Hall, 389 Congress St, Portland, ME 04101-3566

    Another of Portland's famous granite landmarks, built in 1912. See and hear why we have adopted The Phoenix as our symbol.

    Pass By: Congress Street, Portland, ME

    The historic Monument Square and Farmers Market, Soldiers and Sailors Monument, One City Center, Longfellow House and Museum, and Arts District.

    Pass By: Wadsworth-Longfellow House, 489 Congress St, Portland, ME 04101-3414

    The childhood home of Portland's most famous historical figure, built in 1786. Don't forget to stop back by and visit the beautiful garden!

    Pass By: Portland Museum of Art, 7 Congress Sq, Portland, ME 04101-1119

    Home of famous Maine artists' works - Homer, Wyeth and more

    Pass By: One Longfellow Square, 181 State St, Portland, ME 04101-3701

    The honorary Henry Wadsworth Longfellow statue overlooks the Square.

    Pass By: Victoria Mansion, 109 Danforth St, Portland, ME 04101-4504

    Italian Villa style architecture at its finest! One of America's most historic homes of the 19th century.

    Stop At: Casco Bay, Portland, ME

    Splashing in (don't worry you won't get wet), our time in Portland Harbor (Casco Bay) provides scenic views off the coast of the Portland peninsula and the Calendar Islands- including Peaks Island, Fort Gorges, Breakwater "Bug" Lighthouse, and Springpoint Breakwater Lighthouse. Keep your eyes open for lobster boats, harbor seals and a variety of native sea ducks too.

    Duration: 22 minutes

    Pass By: Old Port, Commercial St, Portland, ME 04101

    Portland's Downtown and waterfront - cobblestone streets, museums, views of Casco Bay and architecture are covered.
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    Departure Point
    177 Commercial St, Portland, ME 04101, USA
    Duration
    1h
    Return Details
    Returns to original departure point
    Exclusions
    • duck whistles sold separately ($3)
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Stroller accessible
    • Near public transportation
    • Most travelers can participate
    • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
    • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 36 travelers
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    Reviewed yesterday via mobile

    Captain Jack negotiated the narrow streets of Portland masterfully. First mate Dugan kept us in stitches. He knew the history of Portland and made it fun to learn. Dugan led us in the QUACK QUACK chant making everyone smile. Young and old will love this...More

    Date of experience: September 2019
    Thank Safari744524
    Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

    Very informative historical tour of Portland and loved going out into the bay for a bit. Our guide Dugan was entertaining and a great host. Quack Quack!

    Thank P653IZsarahc
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    We wanted to go on this just to get into the water for a bit for a reasonable price. We weren't expecting it to be so informative. We took an hour long drive around the city and picked up on spots to visit later, outside...More

    Thank joev914
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    We are Native Mainers but there were facts that even we didnt know on this tour. It was really neat.

    Date of experience: August 2019
    Thank jcmmm1
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    I took my teenager on this tour and we both loved it. The tour guide was very knowledgeable about the area and the landmarks we saw. His jokes were a little quacky (pun intended), but a laugh just the same. Would recommend to anyone travelling...More

    Date of experience: August 2019
    Thank Robyn H
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    Madhavi D
    12 August 2019|
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    Response from Sonya L | Reviewed this property |
    Please contact the company directly... it’s cold up here that time of the year.
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    mumof2now3
    30 June 2019|
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    Response from Clamcake51 | Reviewed this property |
    No. Before you leave for the tour, there is a pizza shop called Billy's,, which is across the street where you catch the tour. I went in and bought a soda and used the restroom in there.
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    25 June 2019|
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