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Get Away Vacation Packages for Two!
Kayaking and B & B getaway :
3 Day Vacation

Spend three days exploring by sea kayak with Castine Kayak's experienced sea kayak guides and knowledgeable naturalists/historians. You'll gain a well rounded understanding of the area and its local history as well as exploring and visiting secluded beaches. Glide in your kayak along the amazing conveyor belt of the tidal current as you observe porpoise and seals in their habitat and examine the underwater marine life of the rich ecosystem of Penobscot Bay. Return each evening to the comfort of a classic B&B within walking distance of your takeout point at Dennett's Wharf Restaurant & Castine Kayak on Castine Harbor. Enjoy choosing from a variety eateries in town all with their own unique style and within walking distance. Choose from a variety of kayaking excursions. We'll customize a vacation for you! Half days, full days with lunch, sunsets, sunrise and phosphorescent night kayaking!
Sample Package Price: $775 for two
(lodging tax and guide gratuities not included)
Day One: Sunset kayak trip
Day Two : Morning or Afternoon Kayaking
Day Three: Full day kayaking excursion w/lunch
3 nights lodging at B & B

o Bike rentals available
o Yoga and Massage available too!
Prices start at : $775 for two
includes: sunset kayak, a half day kayak trip and a full day kayak excursion w/lunch & 3 nights lodging

Mothership supported Birding & Sea Kayaking Adventure to Outer Penobscot Bay and beyond!

Fall Folliage Kayak Trip
Monday-Saturday

Sept 30- Oct 5 or Oct. 7-12

rates include: Lodging aboard Wanderbird, 3 meals each day, kayaks and essential gear, Trip Leader;Registered Maine Sea Kayak Guide/Instructor/Naturalist


Experience the beauty of coastal Maine's fall colors with a kayaking journey to the outer islands of downeast Maine! We'll be in the midst of the fall migration of birds as they follow the coastline south!
We're going in style on this trip aboard Wanderbird, a beautifully customized vessel that will bring us and our kayaks to amazing paddling locations that can't be reached easily otherwise! Captains Rick and Karen will take care of all of our meals and amenities while we plan our adventures! Each morning after a hearty and delicious breakfast we will launch our kayaks to explore remote and beautiful areas of the coast and islands that are not usually accessible from shore-based launching sites. We'll explore the nooks and crannies of the islands, picnic on beaches and in the late afternoon we'll meet back aboard the Wanderbird for showers, refreshments, and a comfortable place to relax and unwind. You will be pampered with snacks and maybe some wine before sitting down to one of Captain Karen's fine meals. Some paddling experience but all levels are welcome. Improve your paddling skills as we explore a variety of sea conditions with Master Maine Sea Kayak Guide, Karen Francoeur, of Castine Kayak Adventures.

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All inclusive trip fee includes: Lodging aboard Wanderbird, with ship shower and private head, 3 meals each day, kayaks and essential gear, Registered Maine Sea Kayak Guide/Instructor/Naturalist planning and guiding our onwater explorations!

Trip Fee: $1873 per person (gratuities not included)

To Join the Adventure:
1. Register here:
https://www.wanderbirdcruises.com/wanderbird-php/contact.php

2. Check out the gear list for kayaking at: http://www.castinekayak.com/Mothership%20Gear%20list.pdf

3. Fill out Castine Kayak's Release form at http://www.castinekayak.com/Release%20form.pdf


Visit Wanderbird Cruises
Sea Kayaking Getaway in Castine or Brooklin, Maine
Enjoy the serenity of a quintessential Maine village by water and by land. Spend the morning or afternoon kayaking among classic wooden sailboats and explore the maritime environment and nearby islands with the professional Maine Guides/naturalists at Castine Kayak Adventures. Spend your evening in the village mingling with locals by the harbor and enjoy the comfort of a classic Maine Bed & Breakfast/ or Inn.
Bike rentals available for an additional fee.
Kayak Trip (all gear and professional guide provided
1 night B & B with breakfast
($10 discount if pre-booked for June, Sept and Oct)
Prices start at $240 for two (tax and gratuities not included)
Sunset Kayaking Vacation Evening Getaway for Two
Experience the beauty of a Maine sunset on the water in the mystical twilight hours as the colors of the sky and water merge and blend. Complement your experience by dining at one of Castine's Eateries! Reservations recommended. Unwind in classic antique surroundings of your Castine Bed and Breakfast in the evening.
Sunset paddle
1 night B & B with breakfast

Prices start at $215 for two (tax and gratuities not included)
Sea Kayak Camping Excursions
(1, 3 or 5 Night adventures)

Small Group Adventures:
Minimum 4 people /max 12 people
Privates available/please inquire

Organize your family or friends for a kayak camping excursion. Castine Kayak's professional Maine Sea Kayak Guides will provide you with top of the line paddling gear, instruction and trip planning to meet your vacation goals. Custom designed trips are geared to each group. Learn about Maine island history, geology, and island life today. Immerse your senses in the rhythm of the ocean environment as you paddle and hike along coastal Maine. Enhance your paddling skills while understanding kayaking with tides and current. Enjoy birding, observing marine mammals and marine creatures. Observe the incredible brilliance of the star filled skies over Penobscot Bay in the evening. Outdoor cooking, navigation, enhanced kayak skills including self rescue are all options for your customized adventure along the islands of the Maine Coast.
Prices start at $155 per day/per person (meals and paddling gear included)
Tent and sleeping gear rentals available.

* Organize your group of 8 or more and receive a 10% group discount
* Have your own kayak gear? Receive a 10% discount with pre-approved gear.
* Pre-Book a trip in June, Sept or October, receive a 10% discount
* Combined discounts applicable only up to 20%
Packages start at $310 per person (gratuities not included)
Two days paddling, one night camping
 
Maine's Own Bioluminescent Bay Night Kayak Excursion Vacation Getaway

Experience the "Magical Mystery Tour" as written in Downeast Magazine Sept. 04 and Liz Peavey's book, MAINE & ME. Sea Kayak through the waters of the night and observe the bioluminescent dinoflagellates (tiny firefly-like creatures of the water) that light within the shallow waters of the sea as you swirl your paddle through their glowing lights. Mystified and exhilarated, return to the peaceful quiet of civilization as it is in Maine,as you enjoy the display of the evening stars on the way back to your classic inn.
Friday and Saturday nights (other nights by reservation with your group of 4 or more)



Bioluminescent Paddle
1 night B & B with breakfast

Prices start at $240 for two (tax and gratuities not included)

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