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Couldn't ask for better weather. The ride was beautiful. The crew was wonderful!! We will... read more

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Beverly, Massachusetts
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Rib ride

Booked a rib ride for my Goddaughter over from Canada and myself. What great fun, in safe hands... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Brighton, United Kingdom
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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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64 Ceres St, Portsmouth, NH 03801-3706
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Couldn't ask for better weather. The ride was beautiful. The crew was wonderful!! We will definitely be back for another cruise.

Thank nellynicole
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Booked a rib ride for my Goddaughter over from Canada and myself. What great fun, in safe hands with a fantastic captain. Lots of squeals and excitement for a great price too. Recommend this.

Thank fluffyduck51
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Took the morning harbor cruise on a hot day. The breeze was great and really enjoyed the views and stories about the amazing events that occurred here. It was a small boat, but easy to move around to take everything in.

1  Thank jdtwhitney
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

With the temperatures on land in the mid 90's, this is exactly what you need. We cruised out to the Isle of Shoals, 2.5 hours round-trip. The trip is expertly narrated coming and going and while out around the islands. We left through Little Harbor...More

1  Thank Karen O
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We luckily picked to do a harbour cruise on a very hot July morning. I would advise booking as we didn't and only just got places. The little boat was clean and sold drinks and snacks. The staff were very friendly and knowledgeable and you...More

Thank Helen H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This was our first visit to Portsmouth and we were all very pleased with this harbor cruise. It was very informative, interesting, and educational. My two teenagers were pleasantly surprised at how much they enjoyed the boat tour as well. We would all highly recommend...More

Thank rmbobroff
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Pleasant ride, especially on nice Spring day. Narration was information without being annoying. For those interested there was a good bar. Also had nice restrooms for smallish boat. Easy to get to.

Thank Wayne M
Reviewed May 28, 2018

Very comfortable and casual way to see the port and hear some of the area history in comfort. Small comfortable cruises that let you experiance the harbor area and or great bay. Small vessel with limited space but very enjoyable trip. Book early to insure...More

Thank Paul B
Reviewed February 13, 2018

We had been doing a lot of & walking so when we got to Portsmouth we thought it would be nice to relax and do sightseeing the easy way. We turned up 30 mins before the next cruise was about to depart and manage to...More

1  Thank dee090
Reviewed December 22, 2017 via mobile

Visited and took the Harborcruise with my mother and my 4 year old daughter. The guided trip up the river was entertaining and informational. We all loved it! I wold recommend this as a must-do when visiting Portsmouth.

Thank tdrf
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July 8, 2018|
Response from captcole64 | Property representative |
Hello, Cruises range from 1 hour to 2 1/5 hours and cost between $15 and $25. Please visit our website for more information.
July 8, 2018|
Response from rmbobroff | Reviewed this property |
The tour is about a hour and 25 min long and it was under $20 per person.
January 22, 2018|
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Response from captcole64 | Property representative |
Yes, the boat has two restrooms.