Welcome to Camden


Like many communities along the Maine coast, Camden has a long history of shipbuilding. The mammoth six-masted schooner George W Wells was built here in 1900, setting the world record for the most masts on a sailing ship.


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$42.40 Cruises, Sailing & Water Tours

Windjammer Classic Day Sail

If you always wanted to sail your own wooden ship, this is your chance. The crew welcomes your participation - offer to help raise the sails and take a turn at the wheel. The Appledore II is a hard working, seaworthy schooner. She has sailed around the world, docking at many harbors along the way. Twice a year, she still sails the Eastern seaboard between her two home ports of Camden, Maine and Key West, Florida. Ask your crew about her history, some have made this bi-annual 2,000 mile sailing trip.Our day sail on the Appledore II schooner departs from Bayview Landing, taking you out of Camden Harbor. Camden is often called the “jewel of the Maine coast” which becomes clear as you sail past the impressive lighthouse, Curtis Island Light, dating from 1836 and into Penobscot Bay. Considered to be one of the top cruising bays in the world, Penobscot Bay will amaze you with its uninhabited islands, wildlife and views of Camden Hills and other coastal mountains dropping off into the sea.During your Camden boat tour, look along the shore for Mount Battie, historic inns, and elegant summer mansions of the rich and famous with their million dollar yachts. Watch lobstermen hauling in their traps. On a typical day, you may see porpoises playing in the water, ospreys and eagles hunting for fish and even the occasional whale. Watch for seals sunning themselves on rocks and cute guillernots, cousins to puffins, with their bright red feet, wobbling as they walk along the rocky shoreline.Quench your thirst with cocktails, beer, wine and soft drinks, all available for purchase during your sailing cruise.As Camden Harbor comes back into view, relax and feel the wind sweep through your hair as your memorable sailing ship cruise draws to a close.

$53 Cruises, Sailing & Water Tours

Windjammer Classic Sunset Sail

Camden, Maine is a quintessential New England coastal town, dating back to 1768. Your sunset sailing cruise departs from Bayview Landing, at the heart of Camden Harbor. Mariners consider Camden Harbor one of the most beautiful harbors in New England, framed by the mountains greeting the sea. Feel the sense of adventure as the crew hoists the sails. Participate in this age-old tradition by joining in and help raise the sails. Take a turn at the wheel and feel the exhilaration of captaining a traditional wooden ship.The Appledore II was hand-built in 1978 at the Gamage Shipyard in Maine in the finest shipbuilding tradition. She proved her seaworthiness by circumnavigating the globe. She continues to sail a 2,000 mile ocean voyage twice a year between her summer home of Camden, Maine and winter home of tropical Key West, Florida.Your Downeast Maine boat tour takes you past Curtis Island Light, helping navigate seafarers since 1836, and into Penobscot Bay. As we sail along the rugged coastline, take in the majestic mountains, only one of two places along the Atlantic seaboard where the mountains drop off into the ocean. With the painted sky as your exquisite backdrop, gaze at the magnificent mansions, historic inns and elegant yachts. Watch for porpoises, eagles and ospreys. Along the jagged rocks, look for seals and shorebirds, including guillernots, cousins to puffins.Quench your thirst with cocktails, beer, wine and soft drinks, all available for purchase during your sailing cruise.Gather close to your loved ones as the fiery sun sets over Mount Battie and toast the end of an amazing day. Against the darkened sky, the blink of the Curtis Island Light guides us back home to Camden Harbor.As Camden Harbor comes back into view, relax and feel the wind sweep through your hair as your memorable sailing ship cruise draws to a close.

$44.11 Cultural & Theme Tours

Camden Town Sightseeing Tour

ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: Camden Town, London, EnglandWith its famous markets, top food hangouts, buzzing music scene, lively nightlife, canal and beautiful parks, Camden is one of London’s top neighbourhoods, and on this tour we show you why. Rich with culture, lively Camden has an abundance of things to do to whether you come here during the day, in the afternoon or in the evening. Only a few tube stops away from the centre of London, visitors flock to Camden to rummage for bargains in its vibrant markets and eat cuisine from the many global food vendors. On this tour you will get an inside introduction to all of that while also spending some time gazing at the pretty canal from Camden Lock. We will also to Little Venice and Camden’s many pubs, bars and clubs that makes this vibrant area come alive.Duration: 2 hours

$3000 Cultural & Theme Tours

Maine- Lighthouses, Lobster and Landscapes

ItineraryDay 1: Ogunquit MaineStop At: Fort McClary State Park, Kittery, MaineTake a walk around, explore this historic fort and remaining structures that date back to the Civil War. Duration: 1 hour 15 minutesNo meals included on this day.No accommodation included on this day.Day 2: Portland and LighthousesStop At: Portland Head Light, Cape Elizabeth, MaineWe will explore the Lighthouse, photographing the different angles, and stopping for Lunch. Duration: 1 hour 15 minutesNo meals included on this day.No accommodation included on this day.Day 3: Lighthouses and LobsterStop At: Wiscasset Bay Gallery, Wiscasset, MaineLunch with a view of the Water Duration: 1 hour 15 minutesNo meals included on this day.No accommodation included on this day.Day 4: Boothbay, MaineStop At: Boothbay Region Historical Society Museum, Boothbay Harbor, MaineWe will be visiting Boothbay for Landscape Photography Duration: 1 hour 15 minutesNo meals included on this day.No accommodation included on this day.Day 5: Rockland, MaineStop At: Rockland Harbor Trail, Rockland, MaineLandscapes abound, world class Art museums and boats out to the IslandsDuration: 3 hoursNo meals included on this day.No accommodation included on this day.Day 6: Rockland Maine- Lighthouses LandscapesStop At: Camden Hills State Park, Camden, MaineTrails, landscapes, and plenty to occupy your camera and do some shopping!Duration: 3 hoursNo meals included on this day.No accommodation included on this day.

$325 Outdoor Activities

Fishing in Midcoast Maine

ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productWe will head out onto the lake, stopping at my favorite fishing holes in search of bass and trout. Pass By: Megunticook Lake, Camden, Maine

$172.49 Transfers & Ground Transport

Private Transfer from Heathrow Airport to St Pancras station via London Hotel

All flights will be monitored by the assigned driver and if there are any flight delays, there will be no extra charge.Your driver will come inside to collect you from the arrival hall displaying your name board. Driver will help you with your luggage and drive you to your destination by using latest navigation system with live traffic information. Free baby seats or child seats available to use during the journey upon advance request. Customers must choose pick up time wisely and provide all necessary details such as flight number during booking process. Business class passengers and fast track  passengers may request pick up time after 40 minutes of flight landing time and all other passengers may request their pick up time after 60 , 90 or 120 minutes from flight landing time. We offer 30 minutes free waiting time at the Airport from the pre-requested pickup time. Let us know your train departure time to work out a pickup time from the Hotel. This private transfer is available to drop passengers off and pick up in following London post code areas: Post code area : E1, WC1, WC2, EC1, EC2, EC3, EC4, SE1, W1, W2, W3,W4, W5, W6, W7, W8, W9, W10, W11, W12, W13, W14, N1, N2, N3, N4, N5, N6, N7, N8,N9, N10, N11, N12, SW1, SW2,SW3, SW4, SW5, SW6, SW7, SW8, SW9, SW10, SW11, SW12, SW13, SW14, SW15, SW16, SW17, SW18, SW19, SW20, NW1, NW2, NW3, NW4, NW5, NW6, NW7, NW8, NW9, NW10, NW11, SE1, SE5, TW1 to TW20, UB1 to UB10, HA0 to HA9, Additional charge of £10.00 GBP per transfer (one-off payment per day) applies for following areas in London E1, WC1, WC2, EC1, EC2, EC3, EC4, SE1, SW1 and W1. which passengers to pay as a cash payment to driver, to cover daily congestion charge . (Effecting from 08th of April 2019)(Only applies for transfers taking place during Congestion zone charging time - Monday to Friday from 07:00 AM to 18:00 PM.) Popular Areas: Notting Hill , Knightsbridge, Earls Court, Chelsea, Islington, Paddington, Kensington, Chiswick, Ealing, Brixton, Clapham  Kings Cross, Finchley, Highgate, Euston, St John's Wood, St. Pancras , Strand, Piccadilly, Waterloo, Battersea, Putney, Pimlico, Lambeth, Vauxhall, Westminster, Camberwell, South bank,  Fulham, Hammersmith, Mayfair, Marylebone, Marbel Arch,  Holland Park, Bayswater, Camden, Wembley, Hounslow, Feltham,  Twickenham, Richmond, Kingston, Harrow,  Longford, Sipson, Harlington, Hillingdon, Pinner, Hampton, White city, Kensal green, Shepherd's bush, Acton, Uxbridge, Kew