Outdoor Excursions

Scenic Boat Tours

  • Pineapple Ketch – Sailing Trips departing daily from the Nonantum Resort, 468-7262
  • Rugosa – 1 – 1 1/2 hour scenic lobsterboat tour,  Departing daily from the Nonantum Resort Marina, 468-4095
  • Schooner Eleanor – Sailing Trips – Arundel Wharf, Ocean Ave Kennebunkport, 967-8809
  • Finestkind Scenic Cruises – Perkin’s Cove. Scenic lobster, lighthouse, sailing and cocktail cruises. May through October, 646-5227
  • Casco Bay Lines – Year-round narrated cruises on Casco Bay. Daily ferry service to five Casco Bay Islands. From Casco Bay Ferry Terminal at Commercial and Franklin Streets, Portland, 774-7871

Whale Watch

Fishing Charters


Nature Walks

  • Wells Reserve at Laudholm: 1600 scenic acres of research reserve including a 19th century saltwater farm. Open year round.  342 Laudholm Farm Road, Wells. 646-1555 or 646-4521.
  • Rachel Carson National Wildlife Refuge – Bird watching and self-guided tours. Open year round. Rt 9 Kennebunk/Wells Town line. 646-9226.

Trolley Tours

  • Intown Trolley – Stops right at the Nonantum’s front steps at 5 minutes past the hour.  Spring & Fall:  Stops every hour from 10:05-3:05 (ending at 4 pm).  July & August: Stops every hour from 10:05-4:05 (ending at 5 pm).  Save on ticket prices by purchasing at the front desk! Tickets at the front desk are $15 for Adults, $6 for Children, Children under 2 are free.  967-3686
  • Shoreline Explorer – Runs from Kennebunk/Kennebunkport to Wells, Sanford, Ogunquit, and York.  Requires a number of transfers with separate fees.  324-5762

Horse Carriage ToursRocking Horse Stables – Depart from Dock Square (weekends only during the off-season), 20 minute rides, private bookings for special occasions also available, 967-4288

Surfing and Stand Up Paddle BoardingAquaholics – Rentals and lessons, Rt. 35 past Guay’s Sunoco, 967-8650

Hot Air Balloon RidesMaine Ballooning – 800-585-5555