Top 10 Things To Do in Portland, Maine
1. Portland Head Light
The Portland Head Light is Maine’s oldest lighthouse. It is extremely picturesque making it one of the most photographed lighthouses. That, combined with the fact that it started operating in 1791, makes it a definite stop!
2. Old Port
Old Port is a quaint area filled with many shops. It is a perfect mixture of old and modern making it just a pleasant place to be.
3. Adventure Hunt Portland, Maine
A fun and adventurous modern-day treasure hunt you can enter as many times as you want! You will be running the same route as our massive Treasure Hunt which will have you exploring Portland, Maine and the surrounding areas, including spots you likely haven't explored before! It only costs $10 and every time you finish, you will get $5 to the Adventure Hunt Store and be entered to win a FREE TRIP TO PANAMA! You can enter on your own, with a date or with a group of friends. No matter how many people you are with, you will have a blast!
4. Fort Williams Park
Fort Williams Park is everything you want in a park. You can walk along the cliffs, have a picnic, fly a kite and just enjoy it all at this seaside park.
5. Casco Bay
Casco Bay has many boats coming in and out every day and has many pretty lighthouses which makes it a picturesque little bay to enjoy.
6. Eastern Promenade
Eastern Promenade is a great place to get some exercise in. The well kept park and path make it a nice place to run around or even just walk and relax!
7. Cape Elizabeth
Cape Elizabeth is a quaint town right outside of Portland that gives you that great coastal feel. This is another definite stop you don’t want to miss.
8. Palace Playland
Palace Playland is a beachfront amusement park. It is the only one in New England making it a must. There are fun rides and good food and of course, the beautiful beach.
9. Crescent Beach State Park
Crescent Beach State Park is one of Maine’s finest beaches. The sand and water are just perfect. This is a great place to just relax and enjoy.
10. Victoria Mansion
The Victoria Mansion shows off some of America’s finest architecture. With the intricate design and the elaborate details, it is absolutely stunning. It also has been extremely well preserved making it great to see.