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Portsmouth Harbor Cruises

64 Ceres St, Portsmouth, NH 03801-3706
+1 603-436-8084
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Nice way to get a water view of Portsmouth

Glad that we made our reservations ahead of time. It was a lovely day on the water and interesting... read more

Reviewed 14 January 2017
Susan E
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Very helpful, friendly staff

I took a group of 60 school children aged 10 and 11 on a cruise round Portsmouth Harbour as part of... read more

Reviewed 26 November 2016
Eastbourne, United Kingdom
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64 Ceres St, Portsmouth, NH 03801-3706
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Reviewed 14 January 2017

Glad that we made our reservations ahead of time. It was a lovely day on the water and interesting things to be seen along the way. Captain Dimitri was an entertaining guide. Would recommend this outing.

Thank Susan E
Reviewed 26 November 2016

I took a group of 60 school children aged 10 and 11 on a cruise round Portsmouth Harbour as part of a school trip to the boatyard. We were made very welcome by all the staff and the children enjoyed listening to the commentary about...More

Thank alisonpengelly
Reviewed 3 November 2016

Went with a group of 22 on the Harbor Cruise. We all had a great time, although it was chilly. The cruise takes about 1 1/2 hours and is filled with history and beautiful views. Definitely worth doing while in Portsmouth. A different way to...More

Thank Judith W
Reviewed 20 October 2016

went on the basic harbor cruise/ was a beautiful fall day/ history- especially stories of the Navy brig was an added perk... toured the Piscataqua- natural boundary between NH and Maine....very enjoyable.... and the guys running it (and serving some beverages) were great too!! so...More

1  Thank JacquelineJohnson
Reviewed 17 October 2016

We've taken clients on the Heritage for a Portsmouth Harbor Cruise a number of times over the years. Not only does it provide gorgeous views of Portsmouth and the surrounding area, but they provide a great history of the area and the local sites. Plus,...More

Thank Bill L
Reviewed 26 September 2016

The cruise takes about an hour and a half and worth every second you were aboard. The crew was very knowledgeable about the area and gave interesting facts about the history of the harbor. We saw seals and many birds and enjoyed this small boat...More

1  Thank 67Kayak48
Reviewed 26 September 2016

This was a great tour and very scenic. It is a great way to see the coastline of New Hampshire. They serve food and drinks during the cruise. Able to see a lighthouse and other scenic beaches along the New England coast.

Thank betsyprice83
Reviewed 26 September 2016

My husband was born and raised in Portsmouth, England and did his apprenticeship in the dockyard so had always wanted to see the 'other Portsmouth'! We enjoyed the harbour cruise but he was disappointed that it didn't go down to the naval base!

Thank jean g
Reviewed 25 September 2016

The Harbor Cruise was great! In addition to getting the opportunity to see Portsmouth from the water, the cruise offers a great history of one of the oldest cities on the East coast.

1  Thank ChrisH018
Reviewed 21 September 2016

We were in town for a 2 day mini vacation and deiced on taking a harbor cruise one afternoon. It was great. A smaller boat with only about 30 people. The Captain was great with all of his narrations of the local coast line and...More

Thank Pete M
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Roberta R
When do you open for spring? Cost?
24 March 2017|
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Response from JacquelineJohnson | Reviewed this property |
2017 Times & Rates(all below I copied from their website- Enjoy worth the $) Spring Dates – May 13 to June 9 Mon. Tues. Wed. Thurs. Fri. Sat. Sun. 12:00 Harbor Cruise 3:00 Harbor Cruise Summer Dates – June 10... More
Are you still operating in mid October?
22 September 2016|
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Response from jackjrt | Reviewed this property |
Yes, I believe they do operate in mid October for foliage cruises. The peak foliage here is usually around that time.
Chelsea N
Do any of these cruises go past boon island lighthouse?
10 August 2016|
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Response from Jeanne F | Reviewed this property |
The cruises out of Maine do cover this lighthouse. Go on the internet and put in Maine cruises and several options will come up. Check out each website and try to find the times and days each goes on specific cruises. They... More