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
  • Portland Discovery Land and Sea Tours – Take a tour of Portland and the lighthouses in a trolley or jump aboard an ocean cruise to see the sights from the water. Combination packages starting at just $38/adult and $28/child.

Whale Watch

Eco Adventures

  • New England Eco Adventures – 1 – 3 Hour Trips (14 person MAX) Trips to Nubble Light and Boon Island, Wood Island and Goat Island. Experiences also include Sunset Whale Watch and The Thrill Ride

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