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Portland Day Trips

Southern Maine is full of can't miss day trip ideas

Here are a few of our favorites

Portland Head Light – Located 20 minutes down the road from Portland, this Cape Elizabeth Light House is Maine's oldest. Commissioned in 1787 by George Washington, this historical landmark was originally lit by whale oil and was named after the head of land at the entrance of Portland Harbor

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L.L.Bean - The outdoor retailers specializing in outdoor recreational equipment and famous for “Duck Boots” are open 365 days per year and 24 hours a day

The flagship location also offers a full schedule of outdoor activities and adventure

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Bradbury Mountain - Just 30 minutes North of Portland is one of Maine's magnificent State Parks

The park is home to 800 acres of forestland and is the perfect place to spend a day hiking trails or to enjoy a picnic lunch at the summit

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The Kittery Outlets - No trip to Maine is complete without outlet shopping. The Kittery Outlets are located approximately one hour south of Portland and are home to over 200 designer shops all priced at significant discounts

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