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Hovercraft Tours of Portland Maine

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Stop At: Casco Bay, Portland, ME

Tour the Bay by Hovercraft and experience sites from a unique perspective . Go where no other tour can take you in the comfort and style of a spacious cabin protected from the elements with individual bucket seats and a window view.

Duration: 1 hour
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Departure Point
Fore Points Marina, 58 Fore Street Marina, Portland, ME 04101, USA
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1h
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Returns to original departure point
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  • Parking
  • Entry/Admission - Casco Bay
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  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transportation
  • Not recommended for travelers with back problems
  • 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 tour/activity will have a maximum of 6 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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All reviews captain joe fore river highly recommend for families spring point fort gorges surrounding area casco bay his knowledge cove bug shallow boats osprey wildlife woken ride maine
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Wonderful tour of Casco Bay from Peaks Island to Back Bay. Interesting historical facts and some fun Maine humor! Captain Joey is a wealth of knowledge of marine biology and Portland history. I highly recommend his tour as it’s a fun way to explore Portland!...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Katrina C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Captain Joe was a fabulous tour guide! He took us all over the harbor and told us all about the history, the buildings, islands, and the marine and wildlife of the area. So interesting!! The boat is small (in a great way, as opposed to...More

Date of experience: August 2019
1  Thank mutueladventures
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We thoroughly enjoyed our hovercraft tour. The hovercraft moves so differently than boats we are accustomed to. It was terrific to go into very shallow estuaries and see wildlife including eagles and ospreys. And the craft is not invasive to wildlife like a boat motor...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Patricia P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I booked the hovercraft tour for a Friday morning in August. The guide was great and very knowledgeable of the area. We were able to see some of the islands off the coast of Portland that we wouldn’t have been able to...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Denise S
Reviewed 10 August 2019

Great as always to see the city from the water. Enjoyable, informative ride. Good overview of the city and area.

Date of experience: August 2019
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Response from duganTM | Reviewed this property |
The train station is not within walking distance. You would either take the bus or a cab to get to Fore Points Marina. If you take the #1 bus from the Portland Transportation Center, I recommend getting off at the head of... More
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Response from glenn3113 | Reviewed this property |
The harbor tour takes about 45 minutes to an hour. I am not sure where you can pick up the train. However the operator of the hovercraft would be able to tell you quite easily since he is very familiar with the area.
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