Attractions & Recreation

If you are planning on spending a day, a weekend or a week at Ogunquit Beach, ME,you can enjoy fun family activities ranging from whale watches, fishing charters, miniature golf, arcades, kayak rentals, museums and much more. Your fun family vacations starts at Visit one of our other neighboring town sites which are located within minutes of Oguqnuit.

York's Wild KingdomrnMaine's Favorite Zoo and Amusement park has exotic animals from around the world, York's Wild Kingdom is recognized for its rare species and knowledgeable curators. A variety of family rides, paddle boats, miniature golf, petting zoo, scenic picnic grounds and much much more. Educational learning sessions take place throughout the day and a special member of the Zoo Rewa--Maine's only White Bengal Tiger--will amaze and delight the child in everyone! Don't miss our Butterfly Kingdom!
Rte 1
York, ME
CANOBIE LAKE PARK in Salem, New Hampshire, is New England’s premier destination for FAMILY FUN! Enjoy over 85 rides, live shows, games and attractions, including Canobie’s wild coaster, UNTAMED! One low price covers a full day of family fun with reduced evening rates. And parking is always FREE! Bring your family to Canobie… just for fun! For hours, directions, prices and more information, visit
85 North Policy Street
Salem, NH

Head to Water Country this summer; opening on June 11 through Sept. 5! Both children and adults will have a blast at New England's largest water park! Spend the day cruising down the Adventure River, surfing the 700,000 gallon Wave Pool, screaming down Geronimo, or dodging water cannons at the Tahiti Tree House. Don't forget to check out the family rides like Wild Canyon & Thunder Falls and thrill rides: Dr. Von Dark’s and Dragon’s Den! Your kids will love a birthday party at the park too! Print your one day ticket or season passes online now. Visit our website below.
2300 Lafayette Road
Portsmouth, NH
Stadium Seating and IMax Cinema.
779 Portland Road
Saco, ME
Palace Playland in Old Orchard Beach, Maine is New England's only beach front amusement park. We offer rides and amusements for the young and the thrill seeker. Our rides include a classic Ferris wheel, carousel, two roller coasters and other thrill rides, including Adrenalin and Power Surge!rnrnAs we like to say - Great rides, lots of food, midway and arcade games, gift shops and more - Palace Playland is the coolest place to be this summer! Palace Playland - always free admission and lots of convenient parking.
1 Old Orchard Street
Old Orchard, ME
Located on Route 1 in Saco is the family-themed amusement and water park, Funtown Splashtown USA. The park is the home of Maine's only wooden roller coaster Excalibur, New England's longest and tallest log flume ride, and a large collection of kiddie rides. The huge selection of games, shops and family fun activities provides something for everyone. Funtown/Splashtown is open mid-May through mid-September.
774 Portland Road
Saco, ME
800 878-2900
Take Flight is Maine’s largest Aerial Adventure Course and opening this Fall the first Seacoast Zip Line Tour in Maine! The adventure challenge course has over 60 activities and elements, and our Zip Line Tour will have 7 different zips that will take you on a high flying adventure through the trees!
506 Blue Star Memorial Highway
Kittery, ME
Portland Skydiving

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Weaty offers hot air balloon rides from hundreds of launch sites throughout the nation. No matter where you are in the United States, we have a hot air balloon pilot near you! Trust your hot air balloon ride to the nation's largest hot air balloon network! As the popularity of hot air balloon rides has grown, so have we. We now have over 200 balloon pilots in our network who have launch locations from coast-to-coast and provide a wide variety of scenic choices. From New England views famous for the breathtaking fall foliage, to colorful desert flights, green valleys, or spectacular views of any of your favorite spots, we provide the only comprehensive national balloon flights network throughout the nation. Take a balloon ride above the vineards of Napa Valley, book a balloon flight at a balloon festival, create an unforgettable romantic moment, and much more! Weaty offers hot air balloon rides in hundreds of locations for even more special occasions! Weaty offers hot air ballooning experiences for customers of all ages and provide all types of flights suitable for anything from all-American fun to intimate getaways. No matter where, when or why, our Hot Air Balloon Specialists can help you book your hot air ballooning experience today!

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Welcome to the Wells Beach Mini-Golf at the Wells Beach Resort. New in 1996, our 18-hole, Par 42 golf course plays true and features an array of terrain including Gardens, Running Streams, Ponds, a roaring Cave under a 25-ft. Waterfall, Bridges, Fountains, plus many other amusing surprises. (Watch out for the Shark!) Get a chance to win a Free Game with any Hole-In-One. Wheelchair-accessible for the first nine holes, the Wells Beach Mini-Golf is a world of fun for everyone!
1000 Post Road
Wells, ME
800- 640-2267

Fishing Charters – Whale Watches – Boating Excursions

93 Frazier Pasture Road
Ogunquit, ME
Finestkind Scenic Cruises, located in picturesque Perkins Cove, has everything you need for an excursion along Ogunquit's shore. Learn about lobstering and see lobsters caught on board the Finestkind I, take a scenic coastal cruise to the Nubble Lighthouse in York, or a leisurely cocktail cruise in the evening aboard the Finestkind III. Come on a summer morning to visit our local population of harbor seals on the Finestkind II or enjoy a unique sailing trip on board our beautifully crafted wooden sailboat, the Cricket - at Finestkind Scenic Cruises, we have something for everyone.
Perkins Cove
Ogunquit, ME
Come aboard Nick’s Chance, for arn4 1/2 hour Whale Watch adventure. Cruise 20 miles in to the Atlantic Ocean to view Whales, Dolphins, and the marine life of The Gulf of Maine. Or join us for a 1 1/2 hour Scenic Lobster Tour on Kylie’s Chance down the Kennebunk River and along the Kennebunkport coastline. You will see Seals, former President Bush's home, and how "world famous" Maine Lobster is harvested. Both cruises will make your vacation unforgettable. Check our daily sightings on our blog through our website.
4 Western Ave - Rte 9 Lower Village
Kennebunkport, ME
76 Perkins Cove Road
Ogunquit, ME
Our sailing trips are scheduled daily depending on weather and tides. A typical course will take us along the scenic coastline from Cape Arundel to Cape Porpoise. Although the Eleanor is equipped with a motor, a comfortable sail is the primary purpose of our trip. The distance traveled is always subject to the wind's will. Private Moment . The schooner eleanor is the perfect vessel to entertain a family or business group.
43 Ocean Avenue
Kennebunkport, ME
The UGLY ANNE is a 44 ft. wooden boat inspected annually by The Coast Guard. The vessel is equipped with radar, two Loran's, a fish finder, ship to shore radio and a flush toilet. Fishing equipment and bait are included in the price and there are no extra charges for lost hooks, jigs, and sinkers. Along with the Captain, an experienced mate will help you enjoy your day's fishing aboard UGLY ANNE.

Ogunquit, ME
The Deborah Ann Whale Watching (#1) trip running out of Perkins Cove in Ogunquit is a “must do” while you are on your vacation in Southern Maine. The Deborah Ann leaves Perkins Cove and heads out to Jeffries Ledge where the whales and other sea creatures feed. The trip lasts a good 4.5 hours.
Perkins Cove
Ogunquit, ME
Perkins Cove
Ogunquit, ME
207 646 7413
Private Charters by Captain Dick O’Brien
Perkins Cove
Ogunquit, ME