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First Chance Whale Watch

#2 of 8 Boat Tours & Water Sports in Kennebunkport Features Animals
4 Western Ave, Kennebunkport, ME 04043-7751
+1 207-967-5507
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Scenic Lobster Tour

Tour took about 2 hours in total. A good way to see the coast line from the water. We learned the... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Dennis B
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Boynton Beach, Florida
Lobster Boat Tour

Enjoyed the slow moving tour of the area. The Bush family compound; Grey Seals and Harbour Seals... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Mitchell F
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Ohio
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  • Excellent63%
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  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
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4 Western Ave, Kennebunkport, ME 04043-7751
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Reviewed yesterday

Tour took about 2 hours in total. A good way to see the coast line from the water. We learned the basic of lobstering. We set two traps and pulled two traps. We were fortunate to have trapped a lobster in each of our pulls....More

Thank Dennis B
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Enjoyed the slow moving tour of the area. The Bush family compound; Grey Seals and Harbour Seals; lobsters; friendly knowledgeable captain and first mate. Low key - beautiful day activity great for kids.

Thank Mitchell F
Reviewed 5 days ago

We loved the tour. We were able to see the Bush compound, the sea lion island (seals were in the water as it was afternoon), a lobster boat where they were pulling up a trap and taking out lobsters, and of course our boat brought...More

Thank pjstcmi
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were looking for a good family-friendly way to get out on the water while in Kennebunkport, and this fit the bill perfectly! We had four adults and five kids with us (ages 3-12) and we all enjoyed ourselves thoroughly. The crew was helpful, informative...More

Thank LanaWhite
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We took our youngest two (5yo and 3yo) and my mother and we all had a fantastic time! The Capt. and his First Mate were awesome and really made the trip informative and exciting!

Thank jessilyn52782
Reviewed 1 week ago

We enjoyed our trip first mate David what a character!! Captain Drew was very informative and entertaining!! We would recommend this tour to anyone!! We loved seeing the seals!! Thanks again from the Moore's from Vermont!!

Thank debramoore300
Reviewed 1 week ago

We booked the whale watch tour, we are a family of 4 (kids are 8 and 6) First, customer service is terrible! The black guy at the front desk stresses you for payment and as been rude to us. Second: it was a whale watch......More

4  Thank coachbenbenfit
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had so much fun on the lobster tour. Truly it was one of the highlights of our trip. The guys that run the boat are awesome! I can't say enough about how funny, knowledgeable and accommodating they are. They really want everyone to have...More

Thank Mary N
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had a great day out on the water with Captain Drew! We had quite the scenic trip around Kennebunkport harbor, taking in all the local sites, and topped it off by hauling up some live lobsters on to the boat. Tour was a bit choppy,...More

1  Thank elli1348
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had such fun. The crew are brilliant: great commentary, very accommodating to all on board, ensuring everyone has a chance for photos, holding a lobster, allowing the kids to "drive" the boat etc. The highlight was spotting a sun fish - something I'd never...More

Thank Telgip
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Susan T
15 July 2017|
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Response from jlbunker | Reviewed this property |
Smoking was allowed at the back of the boat on the first level during my visit.
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rieIllinois
8 June 2016|
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Response from RLU818 | Reviewed this property |
May through October, but that is just my opinion. Perhaps go on the whale watch website and ask them.
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KROUCH12
3 September 2015|
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Response from willowtreetravels | Reviewed this property |
I'm not sure how many tours they have, but when I made reservations 10:00 am was the only time offered.
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