The whale watching season in beautiful Boothbay Harbor, Maine is upon us and this is an excursion that you will not want to miss! Travelers come from all over the world to see these magnificent creatures in their natural environment while enjoying the splendor of the phenomenal Coast of Maine. During your stay in Boothbay Harbor, we highly recommend whale watching as one of the excursions you make a priority as it is a once in a lifetime chance to see these beautiful whales in their natural environment. This is a boating excursion that you will treasure and be sure to never forget!
WHAT KIND OF WHALES MIGHT YOU SEE?
Whales begin to migrate north mid-April for their feeding season. There are many kinds of whales you might see including Humpback Whales, Fin Whales, Pilot Whales, Minke Whales and more detailed information can be found at https://www.mainewhales.com/maineWhales-whales.htm
The whale watch tour is one of the most spectacular attractions you will want to take time for when visiting the Boothbay Harbor coast and the brief description of whales below is just some of the beautiful ocean marine life that you will see!
HUMPBACK WHALES are the largest that you will see and they are truly spectacular as they love to breach out of the water often showing a tail or fin.
FIN WHALES generally travel in groups and are extremely fast and can dive very deep.
PILOT WHALES are a member of the dolphin family and are extremely intelligent.
MINKE WHALES are smaller in size and are extremely fast and can often be seen swimming closely to the whale watching boats.
THE CAP’N FISH’S WHALE WATCH
Cap’n Fish is the premier whale watching excursion in Coastal Boothbay Harbor, Maine and one the top things to do in Maine. Their website can be found at https://www.mainewhales.com and this is a fun filled, family friendly boating excursion that everyone can enjoy! Known for being the original whale watch tour in Boothbay Harbor, Maine, you will not be disappointed! They have a very high sighting of whales on each trip and you may also see puffins, seals and even sharks! We always recommend dressing warmly or having layers even on warm summer days and don’t forget to take lots of photos! Tickets can be purchased at Maine Whale Tickets.
LET US ACCOMMODATE YOU WITH THE BEST THAT BOOTHBAY HARBOR HAS TO OFFER AT THE HARBORAGE INN ON THE OCEANFRONT
We welcome you to enjoy all the comfort and charms of our beautifully appointed bed and breakfast with all the modern amenities of a boutique inn at the Harborage Inn. Book your reservation today at https://harborageinn.com . Our 11 room inn is located in downtown Boothbay Harbor, Coastal Maine right on the tidal ocean and yet is just a 2 minute walk from the hustle and bustle allowing for a peaceful and relaxing stay. Enjoy our outdoor hot tub, gourmet daily breakfasts (in season) and comforting accommodations within walking distance to all the boating excursions, shopping, Boothbay Harbor restaurants, kayaking, whale watching, events, the infamous Boothbay Harbor Opera House for the best entertainment and much more! We pride ourselves on making your stay the vacation getaway you’ve been looking for!
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FROM ALL OF US AT THE HARBORAGE INN ON THE OCEANFRONT, WE HOPE TO HAVE THE PLEASURE OF MEETING YOU!