About Us

Maine Day Trips & Tours

Maine Day Trip was founded by Norman Forgey and has provided private escorted tours and motor coach step-on guides since 2007. In 2022, Maine Day Trip was acquired by North American Traveler who operates a complete travel package planning program called Downeaster Travel Packages. Maine Day Trip provided all of the private tours for the Downeaster Travel Package Program. Under Norm's direction, Maine Day Trip has become one of the most trusted suppliers for touring along the Maine Coast. Steven Grasso will take over as the steward of Maine Day Trip to carry on the great product and service that Norm provided for so many years. Maine Day Trip will now be, Maine Day Trips & Tours. We are proud to have provided over 10,000 guests with a private and customized experience. Let us create a customized experience for you and your family or group. The experience can include just guiding, driver guiding or we can help you plan out all arrangements including hotels, other activities, meals and so much more. Multi-day tours are a specialty! Private road trip tours are available to experience Maine's natural and historic landmarks. Spend a relaxed and memorable day with your guide who will be personable and informative. Your private day trip is conducted in one of our Minivans. We also work with many partners for larger vehicles to help parties of any size. Portland Headlight taken by one of our guides, Don Comeau! Our passionate tour guides will pick you up at your designated hotel, ship pier, train station or other address in the Portland, Freeport or Kennebunkport areas at the time you choose. The beautiful image above was taken by one of our local guides, Don Comeau. Many of the photographs on this site were taken by Maine Day Trip's Founder, Norm Forgey. RESERVATIONS ARE REQUIRED Transportation related costs are included. Tour guide gratuity, lunch or other personal purchases are not included. MOTOR COACH STEP-ON GUIDES Available for Portland, Kennebunkport, Ogunquit and York southern coast areas. We can also provide guides in the Midcoast and up in Bar Harbor. Please inquire as guides in those areas are not as abundant as Southern Maine.

Maine - Your Vacationland

Our tour guides are available for Portland, York, Ogunquit and Kennebunkport areas. Day Trips to the mid-coast create even more exciting adventures. Advance reservations are required.

Talented Staff

We couldn't be more proud of our fantastic team. Our experienced driver guides love showing you the best of what Maine has to offer.

A Unique Experience

We are sure you'll have a great time seeing and learning more about Maine. Let us create your own personalized experience. ~Personalized Tour Ideas~ Hiking Antiquing Lighthouses Photography Rock-Hounding Covered Bridges Wine & Beer - Tasting Rooms