Lulu Lobster Boat Ride

  • Port

    Bar Harbor, Maine, US

  • Activity Level

    Easy

  • Excursion Type

    All

  • Wheelchair Accessible

    NO

  • Cost

    USD USD

    Price between $51-$100
  • Minimum Age

    Information not currently available.

  • Duration

    Approximately 2¼ Hours

  • Meals Included

    No

This entertaining and educational two-hour cruise on the Lulu -- a Downeast Maine-style lobster boat -- is set on Frenchman Bay and around the Porcupine Islands, offering delightful views of Acadia National Park on Mount Desert Island.

The captain will haul lobster traps during the cruise to show what a commercial lobsterman does to catch the lobsters, how the trap works, and how they are baited. Learn about the biology and anatomy of the lobsters, crabs and other interesting creatures that are in the traps, and hear about the regulations Maine enforces to make lobstering so successful.

Seal watching is included, along with a discussion of this marine mammal’s habitat, anatomy, biology and life cycle. The route usually passes Egg Rock Lighthouse to visit the seal colony. Bald eagles are often seen here as well. is included, along with a discussion of this marine mammal’s habitat, anatomy, biology and life cycle.

Notes:

Not advisable for wheelchairs. Minimum age is 6 years. Tour may not be exclusive to Holland America Line guests. Wildlife sightings, while common, are not guaranteed.