Rates & Schedules


Trip Adults 6-14 5 & Under
Whale Watch $59.00 $33.00 $14.00
Whale Watch 7/5 – 8/19 $63.00 $35.00 $14.00
Puffin & Lighthouse Cruise $55.00 $27.00 $14.00
Baker Island Cruise (Will begin sailing again in 2021.)
Lighthouse Tours $49.00 $27.00 $14.00
Acadia by Sea Nature Cruise (Will begin sailing again in 2021.)
Lobster / Seal Tour (Will begin sailing again in 2021.)
$34.00 $20.00 Free!
Nature Cruise
$34.00 $20.00 $14.00
Sunset Happy Hour Nature Cruise (Seniors only $27) $32.00 $20.00 $14.00


Group and Charter Rates available on request. All dates, times and prices subject to change without notice. Reservations are recommended for all tours. All tours need minimum number of passengers to go.

All tickets are non-transferrable and non-refundable.


Whale Watch ~ approx. 3 to 5 hours

July 9 to August 31st- 1:00pm
Sept 1 through October 14 –11:00am


Puffin and Lighthouse Cruise ~ approx. 3 hours

July 1 to Aug 16 – 9:30am

Somes Sound, Lighthouses & Park Tour ~ approx. 3 hours

August 17 through end of October – 9:30am

Specialty Lighthouse Tours

Mid-Coast 16 Lighthouse Photo Tour

Rescheduled for August 28th, 2021

 9:00am – 5:30pm

Bar Harbor to Bucksport: Penobscot Bay 15 Lighthouse Tour

Rescheduled for October 2021

  9:00am – 5:30pm

Miss Samantha Lobster / Seal Cruise ~ approx. 1.75 hours

Will resume sailing again in 2021

July 1 to Sept 1 – 10:30am*, 1:45pm
Sept 2 to Oct 8 – 1:45pm, 3:45pm
* 10:30am tours not available Tuesday – Thursday (July 1 – Aug 30)

Nature Cruise ~ approx. 2 hours

July 1-August 31st-1:15 PM

Sunset Happy Hour Nature Cruise ~ approx. 2 hours

July 1 to July 11 – 6:15pm
July 12 to July 29 – 6:15pm
July 30 to Aug 9 – 6:00pm
Aug 10 to Aug 19 – 5:45pm
(No Sunday Cruises)

Acadia Night Sky Cruises ~ approx. 2.5 to 2.75 hours

Rescheduled for 2021

Sept 29 to October 3rd – 6:15pm

DISCLAIMER: Due to the unpredictable nature of the weather, tours are subject to cancellation for safety reasons. The decision to cancel is made 1-1.5 hours before a trip's departure. We do our best to alert passengers as quickly as possible. If you ordered tickets online or over the phone and provided an email address, please check your email before arrival to confirm the status of your trip. You can also call our office at (207) 288-2386 from an hour to an hour and a half before trip departure. Due to high call volume, our ticket staff will do their best to answer each call as quickly as possible.

Bar Harbor Whale Watch Co. is not responsible for any parking fees or tickets incurred.

* Dear Guests, if tours are not available online to purchase then the tour is sold out or our vessels have been reserved for tendering cruise ships on that date. Thank you for your understanding.