Driving / Walking
Per Tour 2 -3 Hours
One Per Person
Per Tour 4+ Miles
Per Tour 30+
At Your Own Pace
Welcome to the Portland Maine Tours Bundle
Experience Portland, Maine, like never before! With Portland Maine Tours by Action Tour Guide, you can enjoy the best of both worlds: a driving tour and a walking tour of this amazing city. You don’t need a guide or a group, get our self-guided tour and start exploring at your own pace. You will get to hear fascinating stories, see stunning landscapes, and follow easy directions as you visit the most iconic and historic attractions in Portland. From the scenic waterfront to the cozy Old Port, from the majestic lighthouses to the vibrant arts and culture scene, you will discover the charm and beauty of Portland on these tours.
We are proud to be a part of the official Maine Tourism Association!
Here’s a brief introduction to each of the included tours:
Portland Driving Tour
Experience historic architecture, harbor views, and rich seaside culture with this self-guided driving tour of Portland, Maine! Cross the cobbled streets of Old Port, chock full of shops, restaurants, and bars, all complemented by the sparkling bay. Dive into the city’s long and embattled history at a church still sporting British cannonballs. See iconic Maine lighthouses and visit pristine beaches. Portland may be a small city, but it packs a big punch!
Portland Maine Walking Tour
Portland, Maine, will teach you about its history and magnificent coastline scenery! With its cobblestone lanes, unique shops, lively taverns, and gastronomic delights, Old Port is situated against the dazzling bay. Learn about the city’s turbulent past at an old church with British cannonballs.
Maine’s lighthouses and beaches remind the state of maritime history. Portland is a small city with a rich cultural and historical heritage.
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For $99.99, you can upgrade to Action+ Annual Unlimited Subscription with 100+ tours. Use the tours as often as you like during your one-year subscription period. You also get free access to any new tours that come out during the time you are subscribed.
Where to start?
Both the driving and the walking tours start at the Portland Visitor Center.
We recommend taking the walking tour first as it ends close to the starting point and then taking your car on our driving route for the best experience while in Portland!
How does it work?
- Once you book a tour, you’ll get a text/email with instructions.
- Download the app (while in good wifi/signal) and use your unique password to access your tours.
- To begin touring, go to the starting point and launch the app.
- The audio starts automatically once you reach the starting point. Stick to the tour route & speed limit for the best experience.
- Please note that no one will meet you at the starting point.
Preview the Tour
Portland Downtown Audio Story
Portland Fort Williams Park Audio Story
Portland, Maine is popular for its picturesque waterfront, vibrant arts scene, rich maritime history, and renowned culinary offerings.
Four popular walking trails in Portland, Maine include the Eastern Promenade Trail, Back Cove Trail, Casco Bay Walkway, and the historic Old Port district.
Yes, Portland, Maine is pedestrian-friendly, with walkable neighborhoods, well-maintained sidewalks, and designated pedestrian crossings.
Old Port in Portland, Maine features streets like Commercial Street, Fore Street, and Exchange Street, known for their historic charm, shops, and restaurants.
Portland, Maine has a single main port, known as Casco Bay, which encompasses several small islands and is a hub for maritime activity.
Portland, Maine is home to several lighthouses, with the most iconic being the Portland Head Light in Cape Elizabeth.
The Portland Head Light is known for being Maine’s oldest lighthouse, offering stunning coastal views and a picturesque setting.
In a few hours, you can explore the Old Port area, visit local boutiques, enjoy a seafood meal, and take in waterfront views. Read more on our blog.
Yes, downtown Portland offers a variety of attractions, including museums, galleries, shops, restaurants, and access to scenic waterfront areas.
Yes, Portland, Maine is considered a foodie city with a thriving culinary scene featuring fresh seafood, farm-to-table dining, and diverse cuisines. Read more on our blog.
Spending 2-3 days in Portland, Maine allows you to explore its attractions, enjoy its dining scene, and take in the coastal beauty.
Inclusions and Exclusions
- App on your phone: A link to download the Action Tour Guide App and Password for your tours.
- Flexible schedule: Use any day, any time. Travel over multiple days or on next trip. Never expires.
- Easy to use: Stories play automatically by GPS. Hands-free. Get HELP all day: Call, Chat, or Email.
- At your own pace: No group. Take breaks for photos/ snacks/hikes. Go at your own pace.
- Offline use: No cell signal or wifi required. Offline GPS Map & route. Stop-to-stop direction.
- Don’t miss a thing: Full itinerary, travel tips, professionally narrated videos, text, and hidden gems.
- Transportation, parking fees, food, and drinks.
- Entry tickets or reservations to any attractions along the route.
- Car Rentals