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Maine Duck Tours

94 Commercial St, Inside The Blue Lobster Gifts and Apparel, Portland, ME 04101-4738
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Informative, Affordable Fun!

We loved our Maine Duck Tour! It was an informative, affordable, quick way to see Portland and get... read more

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kaitieries
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Lakewood, Colorado
Locals Get History Lessons!

Visiting daughter and 12 & 8 year old grandsons, Portland native daughter and I took the tour on a... read more

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BLD0106
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Climb aboard as we twist n' turn through the historic city of Portland, Maine and without skipping a beat, we splash into beautiful Casco Bay!! We are Maine's only amphibious adventure that can show you Portland by land and sea without ever leaving your seat. Come aboard and QUACK UP with us!!
  • Excellent73%
  • Very good22%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“duck” (41 reviews)
“quack quack” (16 reviews)
“water portion” (7 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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94 Commercial St, Inside The Blue Lobster Gifts and Apparel, Portland, ME 04101-4738
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"duck"
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"quack quack"
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"water portion"
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"captain joe"
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"tour guide was very funny"
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"land portion"
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"land and sea"
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"fun hour"
in 3 reviews
"a lot of fun"
in 12 reviews
"touring portland"
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"great tour"
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"quick tour"
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"knew his stuff"
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"great driver"
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"unique experience"
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"fun facts"
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"great sense of humor"
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Reviewed yesterday

We loved our Maine Duck Tour! It was an informative, affordable, quick way to see Portland and get on the water, and fun way to spend an hour. We learned afterwards that it was our guide's first day, and we would've never known based on...More

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Kristopher M, Owner at Maine Duck Tours, responded to this reviewResponded today

Thank you for your thoughtful 5 star review, Kaitieries. Our guides are all locals experienced in hospitality and tourism, bringing their own unique passions for Portland. Will earns his wings with this review. Quack Quack!

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Reviewed yesterday

Visiting daughter and 12 & 8 year old grandsons, Portland native daughter and I took the tour on a June Friday. Mike drove us through the streets and water with ease and another Mike was an excellent tour guide giving us so much information about...More

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Kristopher M, Owner at Maine Duck Tours, responded to this reviewResponded today

Wow, what a wonderfully written review. You're hired to do our marketing, BLD0106! 5 stars from a local is worth a million. Thank you for bringing the family out to tour with us, in your own town. Be sure to give us a Quack Quack!...More

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Reviewed 2 days ago

My friend & I had a great experience yesterday on my first Maine Duck Tour! Cap'n Mike was a skilled driver & Mike, the tour guide, was full of entertaining history (he needs to become a Patriot's fan, though ;). It was super fun to...More

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Kristopher M, Owner at Maine Duck Tours, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you for your 5 star review, Becki. We're fortunate to have such skilled, informative and entertaining tour guides, and Driver/Captains. We aim to entertain, while providing Portland's fun land and sea experience for all ages.

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Reviewed 2 days ago

Do you know what Duck Duck, Quack Quack is? Join in on the tour and find out! You will go through parts of town rich in history with a very informative guide before you enter the bay and see sites that are beautiful. The cost...More

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Kristopher M, Owner at Maine Duck Tours, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

We could not have written it better ourselves, George and Pam - "informative, historical, beautiful, affordable, comfortable..." Quack Quack!

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Reviewed 3 days ago

Mike, the tour director, was so much fun and gave us a lot of information without being boring. Some tours are so dry and boring you find your mind wandering. Not this one! Mike, the driver, was skilled in driving the narrow streets of Portland....More

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Kristopher M, Owner at Maine Duck Tours, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you for your 5 star review of the tour. Glad you found our tour to be both "fun and informative", this is exactly our goal! Quack quack!

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Reviewed 4 days ago

It was a fun excursion to get a good overview of Portland and Casco Bay. It was the most comfortable

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1  Thank Georgia W
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Kristopher M, Owner at Maine Duck Tours, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Yes! An entertaining, informative, fun and comfortable overview of our beautiful city on the bay. We are so glad you came out to be our guests, Georgia. Thank you for the 5 stars! Quack quack!

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Reviewed 4 days ago

I took a group of 8th graders on this tour. They enjoyed the experience and I learned a lot of Portland History. I ordered the tickets ahead of time, but needed to cancel two tickets. The process was easy and I was refunded the money...More

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Kristopher M, Owner at Maine Duck Tours, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

School groups are a great joy for us to host, thank you for bringing out your 8th graders. We appreciated your communication ahead of time regarding your change in passengers. Our 24 hour cancellation policy provides a full refund to individuals. For groups and private...More

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Reviewed 5 days ago

the tour was great. The tour guide was very knowledgeable. We had a great time. I will go on another tour .More

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Kristopher M, Owner at Maine Duck Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

We appreciate your taking the time to review your 5 star experience. We are proud to offer Portland's most entertaining and knowledgeable tour guides, committed to assuring each of our Maine Duck Tours customers has a safe and authentic one of a kind experience aboard...More

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Reviewed 5 days ago

I had my Greatgrand Daughter who. came Arz who was thrilled to see the “boat” going into the water! We all enjoyed the trip even that it was cold! I would encourage families to that the tripMore

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Kristopher M, Owner at Maine Duck Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Yes, Maine Duck Tours is often reviewed as Portland's best tour for all ages. Thank you for your family's 5 stars! It can be cool on the water portion of the tour, even when the air temperature is 70+ degrees, as the water temperature is...More

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Reviewed 5 days ago

I would recommend the duck tour to anyone visiting Portland, Maine ! I learned so much and enjoyed the ride !

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Kristopher M, Owner at Maine Duck Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

We're so glad you joined us on our land and sea tour, and found the experience to be both a fun and informative 5 stars. Quack quack

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Scott T
30 March 2018|
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Response from Kris M M | Property representative |
Maine Duck Tours believes in the power of our universe given "Quackers." There will be "quacking", however we do not have plastic quacker whistles available. We do welcome serial duck tourers to bring and use their quacker... More
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darrensmith12017
30 September 2017|
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Response from ld312369 | Reviewed this property |
Short walking distance. Check in at The Blue Lobster shop across the street from where you board. Fun way to see Portland ... and the Casco Bay!!
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Ppordon
23 April 2017|
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Response from Kristopher M | Property representative |
Our first tour of the 2017 season will be 4/13/2017. Tickets and availability is live on our website. Downeast Duck Adventures is now Maine Duck Tours. Sorry we missed you, Ppordon, and thank you for reaching out. Hope... More
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