Each Taber cruise is all inclusive. You'll receive the same unrivaled service no matter which one you choose.

Specialty Cruises

Marked with a ★, these are perfect if you're looking for that extra something. Look for the starred cruises below to find your perfect adventure.

Early Bird Discount

Receive 5% off if you book before March 1, 2020. Read more about our all-inclusive rates, discounts, and hotel package.

 

Alternatively, email us or call 1-800-999-7352.


 

2020 Cruise Schedule

Price Per Person – All prices listed below are per person (regular rate/early bird discount).

★ May 21–25 ‧ Wine, Dine, and Chocolate Cruise

4 nights (Thu–Mon) ‧ $748/$711 before Mar 1
Indulge yourself over Memorial Day weekend! In addition to our daily-prepared gourmet fare and evening wines, we’ll throw in a few extra wines each night and a selection of quality treats by Black Dinah Chocolatiers. Learn more »

May 26–29 ‧ Available for Private Charter

Day sail, overnight, or multi-night cruise. Enjoy your own private schooner for that special group outing or vacation. Contact us for rates.

June 4–6 ‧ Available for Private Charter

Book your group outing with us – reunion, retreat, educational excursion.

★ Jun 6–11 ‧ Live Music and Fleet Rendezvous

5 nights (Sat–Thu) ‧ $918/$872 before Mar 1
This cruise features a "gam," a festive gathering of Maine's magnificent schooner fleet to celebrate America's maritime heritage. By day we'll sail in company. Each evening, we'll raft up together and our onboard house band, the Charlie Nobles, will add an upbeat note of jazz, blues, and Americana to the air.

Photo: Kat Singer

★ Jun 11–14 ‧ Wine-Tasting Cruise

3 nights (Thu–Sun) ‧ $818/$777 before Mar 1
Each day will culminate in a wine journey led by the talented Jane Barrett Barnes. We’ll visit a different country each evening with a wine tasting and a discussion of varietals and viticultural history. The evening’s meal will include wine pairings which perfectly complement the menu that Jane and our chef have created. Learn more »

Our in-house wine expert Jane also happens to be Captain Noah’s wife. Photo: Julie Roesser

Jun 15–19 ‧ 4-Night Cruise

4 nights (Mon–Fri) ‧ $828/$787 before Mar 1

★ Jun 19–23 ‧ Summer Solstice and Music Cruise

4 nights (Fri–Tue) ‧ $838/$796 before Mar 1
We’ll raft up each evening alongside sister ship Ladona to unwind with an informal yet intimate concert provided by Jenn Schott and Melissa Peirce. These two accomplished Nashville-based recording artists will be joined by the musically gifted captains of both ships.

Photo: courtesy of Jenn Schott

★ Jun 24–27 ‧ Gourmet Gastropub Cruise

3 nights (Wed–Sat) ‧ $768/$730 before Mar 1
If the idea of elevated comfort food and classic bistro fare has your mouth watering, then sail with Chef James Tranchemontagne. Owner of gastropub Frog and Turtle, Chef James will not only cook for us but also be on hand to discuss techniques, inspirations, and his passion for housemade charcuterie.

★ Jun 28–Jul 4 ‧ The Great Schooner Race

6 nights (Sun–Sat) ‧ $1,378/$1,309 before Mar 1
Our week of sailing will culminate in one of the most exciting days of the season. Known as North America’s largest annual gathering of tall ships, the Great Schooner Race attracts more than two dozen windjammers. The Taber looks to defend her title as 2017’s fastest ship. Sailing experience not necessary.

Photo: Ben Magro

★ Jul 5–9 ‧ Wine-Tasting Cruise

4 nights (Sun–Thu) ‧ $1,088/$1,034 before Mar 1
Each day will culminate in a wine journey led by the talented Jane Barrett Barnes. We’ll visit a different country each evening with a wine tasting and a discussion of varietals and viticultural history. The evening’s meal will include wine pairings which perfectly complement the menu that Jane and our chef have created. Learn more »

★ Jul 9–13 ‧ Parade of Tall Ships

4 nights (Thu–Mon) ‧ $968/$920 before Mar 1
On our first full day, you’ll get a close-up view of Maine’s entire windjammer fleet in the annual Parade of Sail in our home port of Rockland. This event alone is a photographer’s paradise, so don’t leave home without your camera!

★ Jul 13–17 ‧ Jazz Music Cruise

4 nights (Mon–Fri) ‧ $968/$920 before Mar 1
Accomplished jazz guitarist Bill Barnes will lend a pleasant, musical backdrop to each evening as we lie anchored in a peaceful harbor or secluded cove. With a diverse career as a back-up guitarist, music journalist and essayist, and professional studio musician in the NYC scene, Bill is an approachable, jovial guy with plenty of stories to share.

Jul 18–22 ‧ 4-Night Cruise

4 nights (Sat–Wed) ‧ $968/$920 before Mar 1

Jul 23–28 ‧ Yacht Racing Regatta

5 nights (Thu–Tue) ‧ $1,128/$1,072 before Mar 1
Set your eyes on a beautiful fleet of classic yachts as we join the annual Camden Classics Cup. A parade of sail and the big race will set a festive and exciting tone to the beginning of our trip.

Jul 29–Aug 3 ‧ Eggemoggin Reach Regatta

5 nights (Wed–Mon) ‧ $1,128/$1,072 before Mar 1
The Eggemoggin Reach Regatta promises good sailing, sportsmanship, and camaraderie. What began in 1985 with 13 wooden boats has grown to an internationally known gentlemen’s race with 125 classic yachts of varying sizes and classes. Catching sight of the grand fleet is breathtaking, and being aboard is a rare opportunity indeed.

Aug 4–8 ‧ 4-Night Cruise

4 nights (Tue–Sat) ‧ $1,018/$967 before Mar 1

★ Aug 9–15 ‧ Captain’s Choice

6 nights (Sun–Sat) ‧ $1,338/$1,271 before Mar 1
Captain Noah’s birthday is August 8, so we’ll spend the week, you guessed it, sailing to all of his favorite spots and indulging in all of his favorite eats. Then we’ll throw him in the harbor, a tradition as old as the sea that not even the captain can avoid.

Young Noah, just a handful of years ago.

Aug 16–20 ‧ 4-Night Cruise

4 nights (Sun–Thu) ‧ $988/$939 before Mar 1

Aug 20–23 ‧ Weekend Getaway

3 nights (Thu–Sun) ‧ $908/$863 before Mar 1

★ Aug 24–28 ‧ Wine-Tasting Cruise

4 nights (Mon–Fri) ‧ $1,088/$1034 before Mar 1
Each day will culminate in a wine journey led by the talented Jane Barrett Barnes. We’ll visit a different country each evening with a wine tasting and a discussion of varietals and viticultural history. The evening’s meal will include wine pairings which perfectly complement the menu that Jane and our chef have created. Learn more »

Our in-house wine expert Jane also happens to be Captain Noah’s better half. Photo: Julie Roesser

Aug 28–31 ‧ 3-Night Cruise

3 nights (Fri–Mon) ‧ $898/$853 before Mar 1

★ Sep 1–5 ‧ Camden Windjammer Festival

4 nights (Tue–Sat) ‧ $988/$939 before Mar 1
We’ll gather with the fleet on the final full day of the cruise in picturesque Camden Harbor for the Camden Windjammer Festival, its festivities reminiscent of the days when hundreds of coastal schooners lined the waterfront. A parade of sail, flag-raising ceremonies, live music, dancing, fireworks – there’s something for everyone.

★ Sep 6–12 ‧ Photography and Lighthouse Cruise

6 nights (Sun–Sat) ‧ $1,198/$1,138 before Mar 1
Award-winning photographer John L. Shipman will be on board to give informal classes. Whether you’re looking to hone your photography skills or learn the basics of good composition, you’ll have plenty of beautiful scenery to capture as we attempt to visit as many lighthouses as possible.

★ Sep 13–19 ‧ Final Fleet Gathering at WoodenBoat

6 nights (Sun–Sat) ‧ $1,198/$1,138 before Mar 1
On our last rendezvous with the fleet for the season, we’ll gather at the beautiful campus headquarters of WoodenBoat School where boat building and craftsmanship are taught and preserved. Ashore, you’ll be treated to refreshments, live music, and facility tours. Bring your camera for a spectacular sunset at Eggemoggin Reach.

★ Sep 20–26 ‧ Wine-Tasting Cruise

6 nights (Sun–Sat) ‧ $1,318/$1,252 before Mar 1
Sailing in company with sister ship Ladona, each day will culminate in a wine journey led by the talented Jane Barrett Barnes. We’ll visit a different country each evening with a wine tasting and a discussion of varietals and viticultural history. The evening’s meal will include wine pairings which perfectly complement the menu that Jane and our chef have created. Learn more »

★ Sep 27–Oct 1 ‧ Fall Colors Cruise

4 nights (Sun–Thu) ‧ $888/$844 before Mar 1
If you’ve never seen the fiery landscape of Maine from the water, then you’re in for a treat. Coastal hardwoods begin to show in late September; by our last cruise, the hillsides are crimson, yellow, and orange. The weather is crisp, the breeze is strong, and we’ll have the entire bay to ourselves.

★ Oct 2–6 ‧ Fall Colors Cruise

4 nights (Fri–Tue) ‧ $868/$825 before Mar 1
If you’ve never seen the fiery landscape of Maine from the water, then you’re in for a treat. Coastal hardwoods begin to show in late September; by our last cruise, the hillsides are crimson, yellow, and orange. The weather is crisp, the breeze is strong, and we’ll have the entire bay to ourselves.

★ Oct 8–12 ‧ Bar Craft + Columbus Day Weekend

4 nights (Thu–Mon) ‧ $898/$853 before Mar 1
Take in the fiery landscape of Maine while cozying up with a hot toddy on deck. Over the weekend, we’ll explore the art of bar craft — taking fresh, handmade ingredients and creating an experience worth imbibing. With equally delicious cocktails and mocktails being served, everyone is welcome. Learn more »

★ Oct 13–16 ‧ Fall Colors Cruise

3 nights (Tue–Fri) ‧ $698/$663 before Mar 1
Celebrate the culmination of yet another fantastic sailing season with us! And if you’ve never seen the fiery landscape of Maine from the water, then you’re in for a treat. Coastal hardwoods begin to show in late September; by our last cruise, the hillsides are crimson, yellow, and orange. The weather is crisp, the breeze is strong, and we’ll have the entire bay to ourselves.

Alternatively, email us or call 1-800-999-7352.