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Lobster Boat Experience
Destination:

Port/City: Bar Harbor, Maine

Activity Type:
Wilderness & Wildlife Tours | Sightseeing and/or City Tours

Approximate Duration:
2 hour(s)

Prices starting from:
*45.75 USD (Adult)
*35.75 USD (Child)
*0.00 USD (Infant)
  

Restrictions:  N/A



Please remember you have up to 4 days prior to your sail date to purchase your Royal Caribbean International Shore Excursions online. If you are within the 4 days, you will then need to purchase your Shore Excursions on board; land excursions would need to be purchased directly through your tour director on the land portion of your Cruisetour.

*Prices shown above are representative. Dates, times, and prices are subject to change and may not be available for your sailing. To purchase a Royal Caribbean International Shore Excursion, you must already have a reservation number for a cruise and have made a payment towards that reservation. Shore Excursions must be purchased in the same currency as your cruise reservation. Exchange rates are determined by a competitive pricing program and may be subject to change without notice. All monetary exchanges onboard are processed in U.S. Dollars directly to your SeaPass® onboard charge account unless otherwise specified.
Shore Excursions
Lobster Boat Experience - BY31

Step aboard an authentic lobster boat, and ply the calm waters of Frenchman Bay to experience Maine's timeless tradition of commercial lobstering first-hand. Maine is home to the largest lobster fishery in the nation, and today, you'll become a part of it. See how lobster traps are hauled, set and bailed, learn the difference between the various types of lobster, and enjoy breathtaking maritime views while the Captain shares Bar Harbor's fascinating history and folklore. Cameras are welcome. However, filming or other recording of the entire cruise is not permitted. If you are prone to seasickness take precautions. Sea bands are provided at the beginning of every cruise.
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Overview
This two-hour excursion introduces you to the authentic lobster business aboard a boat that drifts over the calm waters of Frenchman Bay.  You’ll see how lobster traps are hauled, set and baited. Learn the difference between hard shells, shredders, shorts, culls and keepers. You’ll pass colonies of seals hovering rocky ledges and see the picturesque Egg Rock Lighthouse while the Captain, a retired chef, points out sites and shares local history, folklore and recipes.

Highlights
Lobster boat: Pull traps full of live lobsters from the waters of Frenchman’s Bay
Frenchman Bay:  Absorb the Bay’s mesmerizing scenery, which includes colonies of seals and the picturesque Egg Rock lighthouse. 
Maine’s lobster industry: Learn intriguing stories about the industry and hone your lobstering skills while collecting mouth-watering recipes.

What to Bring
SeaPass card and photo identification
Camera
Sun protection
Cash/credit cards

What to Wear
Hard sole shoes
Head covering
Layered clothing

Important Notes
Sea bands are provided at the beginning of every cruise at no additional cost
Consider physical fitness and medical history when selecting tour
Guests with mobility issues should not select tour
Guest must be able to walk on ramp and climb 5 steps to access the vessel
The angle of the ramp can change dramatically with the tides
Filming or other recording of the entire cruise is not permitted.
If you are prone to seasickness take precautions


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