The coastal town of Boothbay Harbor, Maine is a perfect destination for a reprieve from the hustle of every day. It is rich in history and showcases quaint local shops and boutiques, with delicious dining and world-class boat excursions.
A 1,000-foot long footbridge connects the east and west sides of the Harbor, allowing easy access for visitors to enjoy a plethora of fun activities. You will be captivated by the quiet coves, rocky shores, and island lighthouses and by the warmth and friendliness of the locals.
This boating capital has over 25 daily boat excursions. Harbour tours are a great way to explore the area and see nearby islands like Burnt Island or Monhegan Island. Meet the Maine wildlife, like puffins, seals, and whales. Try your skills kayaking ranging from the open seas to protected rivers and inlets. Nature walks and hiking trails lead you through scenic meadowlands, forests and a stunning rocky coastline. Don’t miss the Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens, the Boothbay Railway Village or the Maine state aquarium.