Acadia Sailing Excursion – Summer 2017

Leaving from, and returning to Rockland Harbor, this sailing excursion will allow you to experience America’s favorite national park from the water and from land. (17 openings)

AllagashAcadia Sailing Excursion on Schooner Ladona

When: August 20–25
Price: $2,388

Guests will spend the nights aboard the ship. Below is a link to the cabin layout:


Day 1 (August 20)

Board the Ladona at 1pm and set sail from the dock in Rockland. This trip gets started right away with a welcome lobster bake. We’ll be anchored for the evening.

Day 2 (August 21)

A hearty breakfast and were off for a day of sailing that will bring us into Bar Harbor for some sightseeing and shopping after dinner.

Day 3 (August 22)

We’ll take a bus tour through Acadia National Park, stopping at a number of highlights that we haven’t been able to view from the water including Cadillac Mountain, Thunder Hole and more. We’ll also enjoy classic Mount Desert Island popovers at the Asticou Inn with a private tour of the famed Azalea Garden. Then we’ll sail to Isleford.

Day 4 (August 23)

We’ll sail over to Somes Sound where we’ll enjoy a farm to table dinner at the Red Sky restaurant in Southwest Harbor.

Day 5 (August 24)

A full day of sailing will get us about half way back to Rockland. We’ll anchor for the night and enjoy more of the great food and drink you’ve come to expect from Down East Adventures.

Day 6 (August 25)

We’ll arrive back to dock around mid-morning. Plan some time to poke around Rockland and explore the many art and cultural venues that make it such a vibrant community.

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