Old Port Vacations
Portland, South Portland and Downtown Portland, are other places in the area which are also worth exploring.
To really understand Portland, visit one of its fabulous cultural destinations. There are many excellent destinations to take the family for an afternoon such as the Children's Museum of Maine, the Portland Harbor Museum and Wadsworth-Longfellow House. See a few of the thrilling live shows at Merrill Auditorium. There are some popular galleries to enjoy nearby including the Portland Museum of Art and the Maine College of Art.
Get active in the great outdoors while you are in the area. Relax and enjoy the fresh air. Discover the attractive coastal spots nearby such as Willard Beach.
To really get a feel for the area, visit the nearby local attractions such as Bug Light, the Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception and Victoria Mansion. These spots are much-loved by travellers from all the corners of the globe. To discover the nearby historic sights, be sure to check out Fort Preble. Those who enjoy sights steeped in religious history shouldn’t miss the Cathedral Church of Saint Luke.
At the end of a busy day taking in the sights around Old Port, relax for the night at one of the area’s hotels or serviced apartments. If you're looking for great service and a comfortable bed, it’s hard to go past the Clarion Hotel Portland, the La Quinta Inn & Suites Portland, and the popular Hampton Inn Portland Downtown Waterfront.