Be A Mainer For A Day
How would YOU live like a local? Peek our Maine itineraries for a ideas on how you could spend a fun-filled day like no other in Greater Portland.
Beat the Southern Maine Heat with these 8 Beaches
Summer is here, and so is the heat! Whether you’re visiting or a born and bred Mainer, the question isn’t if you’ll cool off, but where!
Bug Light Park
Portland Breakwater Light, sometimes referred to a Bug Light Park Lighthouse, stands as a living history, shielding Portland Harbor since 1855.
Crescent Beach in the nearby town of Cape Elizabeth, is located eight miles south of Portland on Route 77 with grass-studded sand dunes.
Daytrip around portland and peaks
A daytrip around Portland and Peaks Island full of beaches, biking and beautiful coastal views.
East End Beach
East End Beach is the place to take in the panorama of Casco Bay. This stretch of sand and pebbles has parking, picnic tables, and benches.
The gorgeous haven of Ferry Beach, a sandy beach along the Scarborough River channel, comes with a small fee ($10 per car) but is worth the price.
For The Love of Lobster
From sea to plate, learn different ways to experience the classic: rolls, dinners, bakes, and more. Explore Maine’s lobster industry.
Higgins Beach retains a small-town feel where fisherman put in a line, kayakers paddle out, and walkers admire the classic New England scenery.
Maine Vacation Guide for your Best Summer Yet
Summer is here! In Maine that means sun, surf, and sampling delicious seafood – and just enjoying everything Vacationland.
Old Orchard Beach
On the pier, visitors can shop, eat, play games of skill, enjoy the nightlife, go dancing, watch fireworks, and listen to concerts.
Photo Contest | Winner’s Gallery
Take a look at the winner’s gallery from our 21/22 photo contest! We asked, you submitted stunning photos from all across the region.