Rates & Schedules

2021 Schedule


Whale Watch (4 to 5 hours): May 28th-June 24th: 1:00 PM, June 25th-August 31st- 8:30 AM & 2:30 PM, Labor Day Weekend-early October: 11 AM
Puffin & Lighthouse Cruise (2-1/2 to 3 hours): May 14th-August 16th: 9:30 AM
Nature Cruise (2 hours)May 14th-mid October-1:15 PM 
Lobster / Seal Tour (1-3/4 to 2 hours): May 14th-May 27th 10:30 AM & 1:45 PM, May 28th June 15th: 10:30 AM, 1:45 PM, & 4PM, June 16th- (M & F): 10:30 AM, 1:45 PM & 4 PM- (T, W, Th): 1:45, & 4 PM, Labor Day-October: 10:30 AM, 1:45 PM
Sunset Nature Cruise (2 hours): June 18th-September: departure times will be determined by the sunset. Please see departure time when booking. 
Baker Island Cruise & Tour (5 hours): June 16th-end of August (T, W, Th)- 8 AM
Somes Sound, Lighthouse, and National Park Cruise (2-1/2 to 3 hours): Mid-August to mid-October: 9:30 AM


Please note:

~BHWW continues to closely monitor the state of the Covid-19 pandemic. All dates, times and prices subject to change without notice.

~Reservations are strongly recommended for all cruises. All tours need minimum number of passengers to go.

~Our cruises can be impacted by weather such as dense fog and/or rough seas. Any weather cancellations will occur an hour to 1-1/2 hours before departure via email notification. Refunds will be issued if cruise is cancelled due to weather or impacts of Covid-19 pandemic.

~If you need to cancel your reservation, please call our ticket office 24 hours before your scheduled departure in order to receive a refund.

~If interested in scheduling for a Group or Charter, please send requests to info@barharborwhales.com.

Tour Calendar

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.

If cruises are modified or cancelled due to Covid-19 or weather, Bar Harbor Whale Watch Co. is not responsible for changes or interruptions to patron’s travel plans including accommodation fees, transportation fees and parking fees or tickets incurred.