Neighborhoods, Towns + Regions
Imagine a destination where 20 minutes in every direction from our hub city of Portland, Maine you’ll find parks, lighthouses, trails, beaches, sailing, shopping, and world-class arts + eats. Whether you’re searching for family-friendly or upscale romance there is an atmosphere and vibe for any occasion.
There are hidden gems and must-see landmarks scattered through all of Portland, Maine’s neighborhoods. This little city has a world-class dining scene, truly magnificent art institutions, and plenty of places to enjoy the scenic rocky coast.
The Greater Portland region sits on the sunny southern Maine along the coast. It offers everything from sightseeing, outdoor adventure, shopping, and dining to arts, culture, and history. Each town brings their own set of opportunities, history, and landmarks alongside charming New England roots.
Portland’s proximity to the regions of Maine makes it the perfect home base for day trips and for visiting favorite travel destinations across the Pine Tree State. Uncover all the state’s attractions by car, bike or train–with most destinations across Maine being just a short distance away.
Suggested Regional Itineraries
Did you know there’s over 3,000 miles of rocky coast in Maine? Well, If you get overwhelmed with the possibilities of what to do first, we can help. Check out some of our regional itineraries that talk through getting around and navigating a multi-faceted trip across the coast.
Join lifelong Mainers, Amy + Dan, as they make their way down the coast for seven days of fun in the sun—exploring a bit of everything Maine has to offer.
7 Days, 1 Unforgettable Vacation. Travel from Boston to Bar Harbor and experience Maine’s rocky shores, sandy beaches, and yes plenty of lobster.
Explore From Home
Want see more of Maine? From the mountains to the sea. From our rocky coast to the sandy shores. Come visit us virtually with photo and video from every season. Picture yourself nestled amongst the cobblestone streets or with a front row seat to our Working Waterfront
Sea you there…