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  • Walking Pub Tour
  • Pints Included

Private Pubs of Portland

Explore Portland’s Pubs with a side of History

Quick Details

Map Marker Shipyard Brewing Co: Shipyard Brewing Co

Private Tour Guest + $500 Private Tour Fee


Embark on a journey through Portland’s vibrant pub scene on a two and a half hour walking tour. Led by a knowledgeable and entertaining guide, you’ll visit four of the city’s most beloved local pubs where you’ll have the opportunity to sample a variety of delicious beers, ciders, and seltzers while immersing yourself in the rich atmosphere of each establishment.

At each stop, you’ll learn about the early days of Prohibition in Maine and the colorful stories behind each pub. You’ll hear about the owners and their passion for brewing and creating a great atmosphere for their customers. Additionally, you’ll also get to see how each pub was designed and decorated, and what makes them special. You will also be able to ask your guide questions and learn more about the culture and history of the pub scene in Portland.

Not only will you get to indulge in some of the best drinks Portland has to offer, but you’ll also get to experience the city from a new perspective as you walk through its streets and take in the sights and sounds of the local neighborhood. Whether you’re a beer connoisseur or just looking for a fun and informative way to spend your time in Portland, this tour is a great choice. Join us and discover the best of Portland’s pub scene.

Visit four pubs and have a drink in each one 

  • Take in the history of Portland
  • See historic buildings and hear about their history
  • Learn about Portland’s best pubs from an informative guide

Walking Distance and Difficulty
.75 miles to 1.5 miles of walking on brick and concrete sidewalks, with small inclines and limited stairs. May also be a short walk on uneven cobblestones.

The last stop on the tour will be the end of the tour. You will be in the heart of the Old Port and can continue exploring the local watering holes from there.

Plan to arrive at the meeting location no later than 15 minutes before tour start time for check-in and to ensure a timely departure for all.