Casco Bay’s stone fortresses are captivating characters in the story of Maine history. For the first time, SeaPortland is bringing you to the historic site Fort Scammel via the Elizabeth Grace. Join us for a boat tour no other Portland harbor tour company can offer.
Scenic Lighthouse Harbor Tour
- Adult 14+
- Child Ages 13 & Under
Historic Casco Bay Lighthouse Tour – Experience the Beauty of Portland Lighthouses
Welcome to the Historic Casco Bay Lighthouse Tour, where you can immerse yourself in the rich maritime history of Portland, Maine. Join us on a scenic boat tour that takes you up close to some of the most iconic lighthouses in Casco Bay. Our knowledgeable deckhands will provide you with quick historical blurbs on each lighthouse, giving you insights into their significance and stories. From Bug Light to Spring Point Light, Portland Head Light to Ram Island Light, you’ll have the opportunity to see these historic landmarks from the perspective of sailors on the water.
Ready to embark on this unforgettable experience? Click the “Book Now” button below to reserve your spot on our Historic Casco Bay Lighthouse Tour.
Quick Tour Details
- This tour Lasts about 90 Minutes.
- $75 per adult, $50 per child 13 & under.
- One canned beverage is included with your ticket.
- Alcoholic beverages are available to passengers over 21.
- This is a historic tour on the water covering Bug Light, the Portland Headlight, Ram Island Light, and Spring Point Light.
- This tour is appropriate for all ages.
Highlights of the Historic Casco Bay Lighthouse Tour
At SeaPortland, we are passionate about providing unique and immersive experiences that showcase the rich maritime history of Portland, Maine. Our Historic Casco Bay Lighthouse Tour is the perfect opportunity for you to explore the iconic lighthouses of Casco Bay from the water, just as sailors have done for centuries.
Discover Maine’s Maritime Heritage
Step aboard the Elizabeth Grace, our comfortable and well-equipped boat, and get ready to embark on a journey through time. Our knowledgeable deckhands will share quick historical blurbs on each lighthouse, providing you with fascinating insights into their significance and stories. From Bug Light, a charming and picturesque lighthouse located on a small peninsula, to Spring Point Light, an impressive cast iron lighthouse built in 1897, you’ll learn about the rich maritime heritage of Portland and the important role these lighthouses played in guiding ships safely through the waters of Casco Bay.
Get Up Close to Iconic Portland, Maine Lighthouses
As we cruise along the picturesque coastline of Casco Bay, you’ll have the opportunity to see Portland Head Light, one of the most famous lighthouses in the United States. This historic landmark, commissioned by George Washington in 1790, stands proudly on a rocky headland and offers breathtaking panoramic views of the surrounding landscape. You’ll also get a glimpse of Ram Island Light, a remote lighthouse perched on a rocky island that has been guiding ships since 1905. Our boat tour is designed to take you up close to these iconic lighthouses, allowing you to capture stunning photos and create lasting memories.
Scenic Highlights of Casco Bay
In addition to the lighthouses, our Historic Casco Bay Lighthouse Tour also offers plenty of opportunities to admire the natural beauty of Casco Bay. With its rocky islands, picturesque harbors, and crystal-clear waters, Casco Bay is a world-renowned destination for boating enthusiasts and nature lovers alike. Keep an eye out for seals and birds that call this area home, and marvel at the rugged coastline and stunning landscapes that have inspired countless artists and writers over the years.
Unwind with a Local Craft Beverage
As you take in the sights and sounds of Casco Bay, we want you to fully enjoy your experience on our boat tour. That’s why we include one local craft beverage per person with the option to purchase more aboard. Sip on a refreshing local Portland craft beverage as you relax and soak in the beauty of the lighthouses and scenic highlights of Casco Bay. Please note that you must be 21 years of age or older to consume alcoholic beverages on our tour.
“Great way to get out and experience the Portland working waterfront and the islands of Casco bay. Once out on the tour you realize there’s so much more to the city of Portland than you can’t appreciate on land! so many historical forts and light houses! Knowledgeable boat crew that will explain the history of what your seeing. It’s definitely worth the trip to get out there and See Portland from an entirely new perspective!”
Book Your Historic Casco Bay Lighthouse Tour
Don’t miss out on this unforgettable experience of exploring Portland’s historic lighthouses and the stunning beauty of Casco Bay from the water. Click the “Book Now” button below to reserve your spot on our Historic Casco Bay Lighthouse Tour. Our 1.5-hour tour provides ample time to immerse yourself in the maritime history of Portland, capture breathtaking photos, and create cherished memories that will last a lifetime.