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Portsmouth Harbor Cruises

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Address: 64 Ceres St., Portsmouth, NH 03801
Phone Number: +1 603-436-8084
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Sun - Thu 8:30 am - 7:00 pm
Fri - Sat 8:30 am - 8:30 pm
Description: Discover the Piscataqua's Heritage on Portsmouth's Original Harbor Cruise...
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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Well narated cruise

We have done the Isle of Shoals cruise before. We enjoyed it before, so decided to go again. The captain does a very good job of pointing out places of interest. He also explains... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 1, 2015
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Rocky Hill, CT
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Rocky Hill, CT
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2015 NEW

We have done the Isle of Shoals cruise before. We enjoyed it before, so decided to go again. The captain does a very good job of pointing out places of interest. He also explains the importance of Portsmouth during a few of the wars. The cruise goes out to Star Island, then returns to Portsmouth. The boat is large enough... More 

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nj
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2015 NEW

Very nice people at every level, lots of beautiful sights, great narration all combined to make a delightful trip. There is so much history connected to this area from this country's early history on...we learned a lot and enjoyed it. This is a nice way to spend an hour or so at a modest cost. Would have given it an... More 

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New York City, New York
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10 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015 NEW

It's a great cruise. If you go on the habor cruise it's narriated and you learn more about Portsmouth's history. I went on the harbor cruise on July 23, and there was a surprise, there was a tall ship in the harbor, and the boat went over to the tall ship for a up and close view. that was unexpected.... More 

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Kittery, Maine
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2015

Perfect Cruise for residents and visitors alike. cash bar, light snacks, sunset cruise, daytime cruises, foliage cruise, harbor cruises, small boat as you can tell, but the Capt provides historic tidbits over the speaker...

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2015 via mobile

Went on a 1hr cruise. Hot day but lovely and cool in the breeze on the boat. Informative guide and nice little trip. Would recommend.

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Vermont
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2015

One hour and a half cruise on the river and out to the ocean. Very pleasant informative and well narrated. Time well spent.

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Thomaston, Connecticut
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2015

What a terrific mini cruise to go on. While on vacation my family visited Portsmouth & decided to check it out. Excellent narration, sights and weather to boot.

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Long Island, NY
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2015

A great bet for a ride on the water, this cruise is on a single level boat with interior cabin. It's narrated by the boat captain and is a very smooth enjoyable sail around the harbor and into the Atlantic Ocean (briefly). Price is right, too....less expensive than the larger more publicized cruises down the street.

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Manchester
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2015

Very nice cruise around Portsmouth Harbor area, also included Llittle harbor which is by Wentowrth by the Sea and it's million dollar yachts.. Boat is not large so avoid in bad weather - rough seas but cruise is well worth the $16 for over an hour. Seating in port and starboard sides, get on and grab a seat on the... More 

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Fayetteville, Arkansas
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2015

This was much better than I thought it would be. Great way to see the harbor, lighthouses, forts and boats! They offer snacks and have a bar. The entire trip takes only about 90 minutes, but you get a lot for your time!

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Additional Information about Portsmouth Harbor Cruises

Address: 64 Ceres St., Portsmouth, NH 03801
Phone Number: +1 603-436-8084
Location: United States  >  New Hampshire (NH)  >  Portsmouth
Open Hours:
Sunday 8:30 am - 7:00 pm
Monday 8:30 am - 7:00 pm
Tuesday 8:30 am - 7:00 pm
Wednesday 8:30 am - 7:00 pm
Thursday 8:30 am - 7:00 pm
Friday 8:30 am - 8:30 pm
Saturday 8:30 am - 8:30 pm

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