Are you ready to embark on a one-of-a-kind adventure along Maine’s beautiful coastline? Our waterfront destination provides several boat tours for guests to enjoy, including Boothbay Harbor Reggae Cruises. These tours combine stunning sunsets with remarkable live music performances. They’re the perfect way to end a day in Boothbay Harbor! Here is everything you need to know about this unique cruising experience and other trips you may be interested in.
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Your Guide to Boothbay Harbor Reggae Cruises
The Boothbay Harbor Reggae Cruises, offered by Cap’n Fish’s Boat Trips, transport visitors through the waters of the harbor to the soundtrack of the Dani Tribesmen Reggae band. These Maine artists have performed all over the state since 1985 and have even shared the stage with renowned groups such as Burning Spear and The Band. You’re welcome to purchase tickets online for their Sunday cruises in season from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.
The Boothbay Harbor Reggae Cruises utilize the Harbor Princess boat, which offers a full-service galley and bar for delicious refreshments to pair with the music and harbor views. Keep in mind that this means all travelers must be 21 years old or older and present photo identification upon boarding. Please also note that non-Maine residents are required to present two forms of identification. Reservations are required for this cruise and are accepted six days prior to departure. Be sure to make your reservations well in advance as this popular experience tends to book up fast!
More Boothbay Harbor Cruises That You’ll Love
If you can’t get enough of our local culture, coastal scenery, and fascinating wildlife, make sure you check out these additional Boothbay Harbor boat tours!
Cap’n Fish’s Whale Watch Cruise
Cap’n Fish’s Whale Watch tour is recognized as the best whale watching experience in Maine, and for good reasons. Board one of the region’s fastest vessels and begin an exciting voyage into the feeding grounds of these massive, marvelous, and majestic mammals. The waters off the Maine coast are teeming with a variety of whales, including humpback, finback, minke, and more. You may also spot other marine creatures such as dolphins, sharks, and seals along the way. Don’t forget your camera! You’ll surely want to capture images of this once-in-a-lifetime opportunity.
Boothbay Harbor, Maine, Puffin Cruises
Puffin Cruises are also organized by Cap’n Fish’s, and they provide an experience similar to a treasure hunt in an ocean setting! The adventure begins in Boothbay Harbor, exploring the area’s thriving sea life. Then, you’ll travel to Eastern Egg Rock, one of the region’s top puffin-sighting locations. As you slowly circle the 7-acre island, you’ll likely see the fascinating beaked creatures bobbing in the water, sunning on the rocks, or soaring through the skies above the boat. It’s sure to be an experience you’ll never forget!
Balmy Days Lighthouse Tour
Balmy Days Cruises in Boothbay Harbor, ME, have a little bit of something for everyone. One of their most popular excursions is the Lighthouse Tour, which features a visit to the famous Burnt Island Lighthouse. Guests will become acquainted with the current lightkeeper before exploring the lighthouse and the lantern room, itself. During the journey, you’ll also have the chance to take a stroll through the 5-acre island, enjoy stunning harbor views, and learn what life was like for the lightkeepers in the 1950s.
Feel free to take advantage of our Monhegan Island Adventure package with Balmy Days Cruises as well! It includes two tickets aboard the boat to a picturesque island as well as a map and trail guide.
Plan the Ultimate Boothbay Harbor Getaway at Topside Inn
Now that you have your Boothbay Harbor cruise planned, it’s time to find a place to stay. Topside Inn is one of the best places to stay in Boothbay Harbor, offering luxurious amenities and top-notch accommodations in a convenient location near the top local attractions. You can wake up to delicious gourmet breakfasts each morning and simply walk to the pier! Or, sit back and in a cozy Adirondack chair on our lawn and admire the waterfront scenery directly from our property.
Check our availability today, and reserve your favorite room. We look forward to welcoming you to Topside Inn soon!