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Winter vacations in Maine have spectacular views.

 Maine getaways will renew your spirit.

Just add a fireplace and a little wine along with your fresh seafood dinner for a very pleasant memory.

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Maine Day Trip provides tours to Maine's interesting and scenic locations
~your style ~your pace ~your experience

2013 Season's Greetings

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2013

Maine Day Trip Tours

Maine Day Trip provides tours to Maine's interesting and scenic locations
~your style ~your pace ~your experience

PHL2091s.jpgPortland Head Light is the oldest lighthouse in Maine.  It was commissioned by President George Washington and first lit in 1791 with whale oil.

Maine Day Trip provides tours to Maine's interesting and scenic locations
~your style ~your pace ~your experience

Private cruise ship shore excursions from Portland, Maine


For reservations or more information call 207.838.5275 or e-mail info@mainedaytrip.com

 

cape_neddick.jpgSee the pristine beauty of Nubble Lighthouse established 1879

nubble_picnic.jpgEnjoy a lobster roll picnic on the eastern point of Cape Neddick

phl_fog.jpgExplore Portland Head Light, first lit in 1791

fall_color.jpgExperience the majestic fall colors of Maine

Experience TWO of the most scenic lighthouses in the world - Nubble Lighthouse and Portland Head Light - the "must see" lighthouses of Maine!

No other cruise ship excursion or local Portland tour includes the famous Nubble Lighthouse!

This private shore excursion is your opportunity to expand your Maine lighthouse experience to include Nubble Lighthouse and enjoy the breathtaking fall colors of magnificient maple, birch, ash and other native species of trees while relaxing on your Maine day trip tour.  Available for couples and groups of any size including motor coach.

Cape Neddick (Nubble) Lighthouse was established in 1879 on Nubble Island, a few hundred feet from York Beach.  Among photographs depicting life on earth, Nubble Lighthouse was launched into space aboard Voyager II in 1977.  Be sure and take this opportunity to visit it up close and personal before the rest of the universe sees it!

Explore Portland Head Light with lighthouse museum and gift shop, highway rest stop with Starbucks Coffee available, extended stop at Nubble Lighthouse next to Fox's Lobster House Restaurant & Bar and a local gift shop, with early fall colors along the way.  Your guide will answer your Maine questions and tell all about the things that you are seeing and experiencing - most of it true!

For reservations or more information call 207.838.5275 or e-mail info@mainedaytrip.com

 

Maine Day Trip provides tours to Maine's interesting and scenic locations
~your style ~your pace ~your experience

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Learn to sail on Casco Bay to jump start your spring, summer, and fall adventures

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and scenic locations with a private tour

  ~your style ~your pace ~your experience

Portland Head Lighthouse

There is More to Maine - Sightseeing & Tours

click here for a 3 minute overview of the special sights and tours of Maine

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Maine Day Trip Tours is able to host your visit to Maine's interesting and scenic locations with a private tour  ~your style ~your pace ~your experience

Lighthouses_Page_03.jpgPortland Head Light is located in Cape Elizabeth at Fort Williams

This is the "must see" lighthouse while you are in Maine

 This is one of the world's most photographed lighthouses

Contact Maine Day Trip Tours to schedule a day trip to your favorite lighthouse

The Museum at Portland Head Light is in the keeper's house

Museum is open Memorial Day to October 31

Lighthouses_Page_04.jpgRam Island Ledge Light House is at the entrance to Portland's Harbor

It can be seen from Portland Head Light

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The Portland Breakwater Lighthouse, known as "Bug Light", is in South Portland

The lighthouse and park provide an excellent view of the Portland skyline across the bay

Lighthouses_Page_06.jpgSpring Point Ledge Lighthouse is in South Portland at Fort Preble

The light is open for interior tours from July thru September weekends

There is a small per person fee, a moderately difficult walk and ladder climb

Contact Maine Day Trip Tours for availability of private tours for 10 or more

Lighthouses_Page_07.jpgCape Elizabeth Lighthouse, known as "Two Lights", is in Cape Elizabeth

The Lobster Shack At Two Lights provides a commanding view of the lighthouse

There is no access to the lighthouse or surrounding properties

Lighthouses_Page_08.jpgCape Neddick Light, also known as Nubble Light, is in York, Maine

This is a premier location for your family picnic

There is no access to the lighthouse or it's grounds on Nubble Rock

Lighthouses_Page_09.jpgPemaquid Point Light is in Bristol, Maine

Interior access is available from Memorial Day to Columbus Day

Lighthouse interior access dependent on volunteers availability

There is no fee for the lighthouse, parking fees are required

Lighthouses_Page_10.jpgOwls Head Light is at Owls Head, Maine

There is no acces to the lighthouse interior

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Bass Harbor Lighthouse is on Mount Desert Island, Acadia National Park

There is no access to the lighthouse interior

 

Maine Day Trip provides tours to Maine's interesting and scenic locations
~your style ~your pace ~your experience

Maine Day Trip Tours

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Thank you G & M Tours from Campton, Kentucky for hiring Maine Day Trip for your step-on guide services in Portland, Kennebunkport and Bar Harbor, Maine.

portland_head_light.jpgPortland Head Light, Cape Elizabeth



cadillac_mountain_view.jpgView of Frenchman Bay & the Porcupine Islands from Cadillac Mountain, Acadia National Park



sand_beach_acadia.jpgSand Beach, Acadia National Park



cadillac_mountain.jpgCadillac Mountain, Acadia National Park



cadillac_mountain_crow.jpgCrow observing Cadillac Mountain, Acadia National Park


Maine Day Trip provides private tours to Maine's interesting and scenic locations
~your style ~your pace ~your experience

Explore the Spring Point Ledge Light in South Portland, Maine.

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Established 1897

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Portland, Maine skyline with Spring Point Ledge Light



Maine Day Trip provides private tours to Maine's interesting and scenic locations
~your style ~your pace ~your experience

Enhance your New England vacation when in Boston with a special sightseeing day trip to Portland, Maine

Thumbnail image for openlighthouseday.jpgMaine Day Trip will pick you up at the Portland Downeaster train station for an afternoon of lobsters, lighthouses, and scenic coastal views.

Portland and the southern coast are famous for beaches, fishing villages and the popular towns of Ogunquit and Kennebunkport. Let us tell you about Portland's Historic Landmarks dating back to 1632. See Portland Head Light or Nubble Lighthouse as your 'highlight' destination with many other interesting places to visit.
 
Your Maine Day Trip Tour is customized as we travel highlighting the things that interest you the most!
 
Maine Day Trip provides tours to Maine's interesting and scenic locations
~your style ~your pace ~your experience

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