Cap'n Fish's Cruises, Boothbay Harbor

Cap'n Fish's Cruises has provided tours of whale-feeding grounds for more than 80 years, making it midcoast Maine's original whale-watching company. Marine biologists and naturalists are on board modern and comfortable ships, providing an informative commentary about the Gulf of Maine and some of its most famous inhabitants. You can spot these magnificent creatures from the upper deck, or relax with a drink and snacks in the temperature-controlled main salon that offers a 360 degree view of the surrounding water. If you plan to spend time on the open-air upper deck, wear multiple layers to help block the chill of the sea wind. By using our Boothbay Harbor day trip planner, you can arrange your visit to Cap'n Fish's Cruises and other attractions in Boothbay Harbor.
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  • I understand every trip is different but this one was close to perfect. The sun was out, the waves were calm, and the seabirds were plentiful. Boothbay Harbor and the surrounding islands are so...  more »
  • Trip was great. The coastline is absolutely beautiful on the ride out, both of the tour guides were very informative and so sweet. We saw TONS of animals, puffins obviously but tons of other birds as....  more »
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  • This is the second year my daughters and I went on this tour. We love it. We were treated to not just harbor seals but gray seals during the tour. It was amazing!
  • We absolutely loved it!! The biologist were very approachable and very informative. The boat was very clean and beautiful! The parking was nuts.

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