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Portsmouth Harbor Cruises

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Portsmouth Harbor Cruises
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Discover the Piscataqua's Heritage on Portsmouth's Original Harbor Cruise. Join us aboard the Heritage for an intimate cruise through the Seacoast's most picturesque waterways.
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64 Ceres St, Portsmouth, NH 03801-3706
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Reviewed 16 December 2018

This is a fun tour if you want to see the marine area around Portsmouth. The weather when I went was very nice and water not too choppy, but heard it can get a little rough at certain times of the year. Not a lot...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank TWDIceman
Reviewed 29 October 2018 via mobile

Took boat ride with friends. Too bad the leaves were late to change. It was the inlannd foliage tour but area was still green. Nice ride though with good info

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Paul P
Reviewed 14 October 2018

We really enjoyed the cruise. The guide was very knowledgeable and gave the passengers a lot of interesting information about the river and the places we cruised by. It’s amazing the things you learn about a place you’ve never visited before. Definitely worth the money...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Mr-Smokey55
Reviewed 2 October 2018

Took the tour in June and it was still cool. Great way to see the Harbor and into Kittery. Our afternoon cruise was rained out so we had to reschedule for the next morning. Not a big deal for us and glad we were able...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Lane W
Reviewed 29 September 2018

I've been on other harbor cruises (e.g., Hamburg, Germany; San Diego; New York City, etc.) & this compares very favorably. The narrative by the captain was quite informative. The boat is just large enough to accommodate your needs for 1 1/2 - 2 hours, with...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank DocSag
Reviewed 15 September 2018

After a few minutes walking around Portsmouth we were melting in the 100F sunshine so decided the best thing to do was go on a boat trip where we could get a bit of sea breeze and hopefully some spray to cool us down. Luckily...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Angela Susan M
Reviewed 15 September 2018 via mobile

This harbor cruise was very relaxing and informative around the Portsmouth Harbor. A lot of historical information, forts, and lighthouse information. The morning I went out was a little foggy but it was still an enjoyable experience! The crew was friendly and I would recommend...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 14 September 2018

Twelve of us from work took the harbor cruise yesterday. The narration was clear and informative, there was enough seating for those who wanted to sit, the motor was quiet, and we got to see everything there was to see. The prices are reasonable and...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 11 September 2018 via mobile

My husband and I had a great time on this harbor cruise. The cruise was the perfect length (90 minutes) and very informative. We loved the narration by the captain with all of the historical facts. We definitely recommend this cruise to see and hear...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank bbonfigs
Reviewed 4 September 2018 via mobile

Provides a nice view of the harbor, but was too brief to show much of the coast line. They were anxious offer beverage service. There are some good photo ops.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Jenna V
3 January 2019|
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Response from AndrewC6208 | Property representative |
Hello, We operate one vessel with a capacity of 49 passengers.
8 July 2018|
Response from captcole64 | Property representative |
Hello, Cruises range from 1 hour to 2 1/5 hours and cost between $15 and $25. Please visit our website for more information.
8 July 2018|
Response from rmbobroff | Reviewed this property |
The tour is about a hour and 25 min long and it was under $20 per person.