The ocean isn’t only beautiful in Florida, California, or Mexico, it’s also beautiful in the quaint town of Kennebunkport, Maine. When you visit, you’re right on the Atlantic Ocean, which opens the door for several fun activities to do while on your vacation. When you plan your trip, consider going on a Kennebunkport boat tour to soak up the sun and the sea breeze, and see the beautiful Maine coast from the water.
The Top 3 Kennebunkport Boat Tours
A boat tour in Kennebunkport is a perfect way to spend the afternoon with your family. Whether you want to find marine life, bask in the coastal views, or visit some historic landmarks, Kennebunkport boat tours have it all and are excited to spend the afternoon with you! Below are the top three Kennebunkport boat tours.
Rugosa Lobster Tours
This is a unique boat tour, as you get to watch the crew haul their lobster traps onto the boat. Aside from that, this hour and a half trip will take you on a tour of the Kennebunk River, where you’ll enjoy picturesque views of the coastline. It’s only $35 for adults and $25 for children, and you can book online easily. This tour is something you and your family will remember forever!
The Pineapple Ketch
The Pineapple Ketch has many boat tours, but the most popular are their two-hour sailing trip and sunset sail. The lovely two-hour sailing trip departs right from the Nonantum Resort, and out to the Kennebunk River. You’ll head Easy along the Kennebunkport coast, past the summer cottages along Ocean Avenue and Walker’s Point, and maybe even to the Goat Island Lighthouse in Cape Porpoise Harbor before heading back to Kennebunkport. The sunset tour will make for a romantic evening, as you watch the gorgeous sunset over the water to the West. This two-hour sail is relaxing and meant for anyone who wants to enjoy the vibrant hues and the peaceful atmosphere of being on the water at sunset.
Fishing Charter on the Liberti Rose II
For the perfect mix of a boat cruise and fishing, hop on board the Liberti Rose II. Depart just steps away from your room at Nonantum Resort, right at Nonantum Resort’s marina, with Captain Bruice and your group. Captain Bruce has been fishing the ocean for over 40 years, and his knowledge of the local waters guarantees that this trip will be enjoyable and perfectly safe. Fish for stripers, pollock, bluefish, and mackerel throughout the afternoon. Fishing equipment, bait, and tackle are all provided, and no fishing license is required, which means when you arrive you can hop onboard and maximize your time on the water. To make a reservation with Captain Bruce on the Liberti Rose, call 207-432-4349.
The Nonantum Resort
The Nonantum Resort is the ideal place to come back to after your Kennebunkport boat tour. We are a wonderful family-friendly resort overlooking the Kennebunk River, and our prime location makes us within walking distance of everything you’ll want to experience in Kennebunkport. Not only do boating tours depart right from our dock, but you can also enjoy our on-site kayaks, stand up paddleboards, and cruiser bikes that will make it easy for you to explore Kennebunkport and its coastline. We’d love for you to join us on your next vacation to Kennebunkport, Maine! To book, please give us a call at 207-967-4050.