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Beautiful boat trip

We took the ferry to Vinalhaven on a beautiful sunny day. Although the town itself was pretty... read more

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Barbara A
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Ferry to Monhegan Island

A nice ferry ride out to sea to Monhegan Island. Outward bound in clear skies. Landbound in heavy... read more

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Reviewed yesterday

We took the ferry to Vinalhaven on a beautiful sunny day. Although the town itself was pretty closed down for the season, we met friendly locals and chatted with the workers on the dock to learn all about lobstering. We could've brought nice lobsters home...More

Thank Barbara A
Reviewed 1 week ago

A nice ferry ride out to sea to Monhegan Island. Outward bound in clear skies. Landbound in heavy fog. Interesting to see the land appear out of the fog and monhegan disappear into the fog. Captain and first mate were courteous and informative and gave...More

Thank Eileen T
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We took a ride, just a foot-passengers, out to Vinal Haven Island during our visit to Rockland. The ferry ride was relaxing and a fun way to get out into the water and see the shoreline. The harbor at Vinal Haven is about as postcard...More

Thank bclaggos
Reviewed September 5, 2018

The twenty minute ride from Lincolnville is very pleasant on a nice day, and provides good views of Penobscot Bay. If you leave from this location on foot, there are clearly marked 4 hour free parking spots right on Route 1. Parking by the ferry...More

1  Thank Rtraveler10570
Reviewed August 13, 2018

This was recommended to us by a local. It was a great recommendation and I would highly recommend this over the overpriced harbor cruises. The ferry took about an hour and 15 minutes. It does cost to park! $10 I believe it was. The ferry...More

2  Thank osuffan
Reviewed July 31, 2018

This is certainly worth doing. The views on the trip and at the Island are worth it, though the best views of the island are from the water before you get there; the island itself is a bit of a disappointment. Don’t plan on being...More

Thank wolmoz34
Reviewed July 5, 2018 via mobile

Well the area is beautiful but if you are from out of town, you will encounter a very mean, unpleasant, and unhelpful worker named Olivia at the ferry loading area. If your local you’ll be treated with respect but if not, hope you’ve taken your...More

3  Thank mwgd001
Reviewed July 1, 2018

The ferry to Vinalhaven is a no frills ride. However, the ferry is timely and the crew is friendly. The ride is comfortable. Definitely, worth it to see some of the islands off the coast of Maine

Thank LorraineD1025
Reviewed June 18, 2018

My husband and I decided to take the ferry round trip over to Vinalhaven and so glad we did. The views from the ferry were spectacular and you couldn't beat the cost $11 round trip per person. The crew was great and were fun to...More

2  Thank taleoftwokitties
Reviewed June 17, 2018

In mid-June my wife and I drove to the ferry terminal in Rockland one morning for a day trip to Vinalhaven. While the parking lot was crowded, we did fine several parking places to leave our vehice for the day. We arrived about 20 minutes...More

5  Thank Joe B
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