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Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.
Lighthouse
“The most photographed lighthouse in America. If you miss this, you didn't visit Portland.”
  • 72 locals recommend
Baseball Field
“Great place for a day trip. Take the ferry over and walk around and enjoy the day.”
  • 81 locals recommend
Nature
“most photographed lighthouse ever - very picturesque with a rock climbing wall - serious rockclimbers right next to it and a nice park with spectacular ocean views. Also has one of the top 10 spots to buy a lobster roll at the food cart there ”
  • 36 locals recommend
Place to eat
“A historic landmark. Also features plenty of walking paths along the coast.”
  • 17 locals recommend
Museum
“Must see lighthouse! Make sure to walk the path around the park (if you're facing the headlight, it runs along the cliff to the left) and drink in the sights and smells. ”
  • 5 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“For an extra special night, catch the ferry at Casco Bay Lines, head out to Gread Diamond Island, and enjoy a classic lobster dinner on the lawn at Diamond's Edge. The servers are great about getting you the bill before the last ferry. ”
  • 9 locals recommend
Island
“Short Ferry Ride from Casco Bay lines on Commercial st. Great way to take an inexpensive trip on the water. Nice walking Island to explore”
  • 8 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Nice menu and fantastic deck overlooking Casco Bay and the city of Portland.”
  • 4 locals recommend
Transportation
“Peak's Island is definitely worth visiting. Rent bikes or a golf cart and check out the military forts and beaches. ”
  • 6 locals recommend
Lodging
“Lovely weekend brunch with live music. Take the ferry over (about a 20 minute ride) dine al fresco and then rent a tandem bike and ride around the island. ”
  • 5 locals recommend
Cafe
“Take the ferry from Portland to Peaks Island. Have lunch at the cafe; and then rent a bike and ride around the island- or rent a golf cart.”
  • 5 locals recommend
Route
“Take the ferry to Peaks and enjoy biking, walking, swimming, and a restaurant with live music off the ferry.”
  • 4 locals recommend
Natural Feature
“It's the summer home of the world famous explorer, Admiral Perry who discovered the North Pole. Take a boat tour! The island is operated by the University Of Maine and Bowdoin College. ”
  • 1 local recommends
Neighbourhood
“Another Island destination... a great walk around with two great restaurants. ”
  • 3 locals recommend
Travel Agency
“No better way to see the Maine coast than heading out to Peaks Island for a guided sea kayaking tour! Go see Fort Gorges, Ram Island Lighthouse, and numerous other off-shore sights that you can't access any other way. ”
  • 1 local recommends

Top restaurants

Restaurant
“For an extra special night, catch the ferry at Casco Bay Lines, head out to Gread Diamond Island, and enjoy a classic lobster dinner on the lawn at Diamond's Edge. The servers are great about getting you the bill before the last ferry. ”
  • 9 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Nice menu and fantastic deck overlooking Casco Bay and the city of Portland.”
  • 4 locals recommend
Lodging
“Lovely weekend brunch with live music. Take the ferry over (about a 20 minute ride) dine al fresco and then rent a tandem bike and ride around the island. ”
  • 5 locals recommend
Restaurant
“If you’re up for an adventure, take a ferry to Great Diamond Island/Diamond Cove to experience this restaurant. Great food & vibe. The boat ride gives you a unique way to see Portland and the surrounding islands. Make sure to make a reservation and check ferry times first!”
  • 2 locals recommend
Restaurant
  • 1 local recommends

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