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

★ Specialty Cruises – These are perfect if you're looking for that extra something. Browse the descriptions below to find your perfect adventure.

* Early Bird Discount – Receive 5% off if you book before March 1, 2018 (except for trips with Down East Magazine). Read more about our all-inclusive rates, discounts, and hotel package.

 

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

 
 

2019 Cruise Schedule

All prices listed are per person (regular rate/early bird discount).

★ May 23–27 ‧ Wine, Dine, and Chocolate Cruise

4 nights (Thu–Mon) ‧ $698/$663*
Indulge yourself over Memorial Day weekend! We’ll throw in a few extras for good measure – a $20 gift certificate to experience Rockland’s established restaurant scene for dinner the night we board, a selection of quality treats by Black Dinah Chocolatiers, and wines hand selected by Jane for you to enjoy each evening.

May 28–Jun 1 ‧ Available for Private Charter

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

★ Jun 8–12 ‧ Live Music and Fleet Rendezvous

Photo: Kat Singer

4 nights (Sat–Wed) ‧ $798/$758*
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.

★ Jun 13–17 ‧ Gourmet Gastropub Cruise

4 nights (Thu–Mon) ‧ $828/787*
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 18–22 ‧ Summer Solstice and Music Cruise

Photo: courtesy of Jenn Schott

4 nights (Tue–Sat) ‧ $818/777*
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.

Jun 22–25 ‧ 3-Night Cruise

3 nights (Sat–Tue) ‧ $768/730*

Jun 26–30 ‧ 4-Night Cruise

4 nights (Wed–Sun) ‧ $908/$863*

★ Jun 30–Jul 6 ‧ The Great Schooner Race

Photo: Ben Magro

6 nights (Sun–Sat) ‧ $1,358/$1,290*
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.

★ Jul 7–11 ‧ Wine-Tasting Cruise

4 nights (Sun–Wed) ‧ $1,068/$1,015*
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 its varietals and viticultural history. The evening’s meal will include wine pairings which perfectly complement the menu that Jane and our chef have created.

Jul 12–15 ‧ 3-Night Cruise

3 nights (Fri–Mon) ‧ $898/$853*

Jul 16–20 ‧ 4-Night Cruise

4 nights (Tue–Sat) ‧ $998/$948*

Jul 21–25 ‧ 4-Night Cruise

4 nights (Sun–Thu) ‧ $998/$948*

Jul 25–30 ‧ Booked for Private Charter

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

Jul 31–Aug 3 ‧ 3-Night Cruise

3 nights (Wed–Sat) ‧ $898/$853*

★ Aug 4–10 ‧ Captain’s Choice

Young Noah, just a handful of years ago.

6 nights (Sun–Sat) ‧ $1,328/$1,262*
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.

Aug 11–14 ‧ 3-Night Cruise

3 nights (Sun–Wed) ‧ $898/$853*

Aug 14–18 ‧ 4-Night Cruise

4 nights (Wed–Sun) ‧ $1,088/$1,034*

Aug 19–23 ‧ 4-Night Cruise

4 nights (Mon–Fri) ‧ $1,088/$1,034*

Aug 23–26 ‧ 3-Night Cruise

3 nights (Fri–Mon) ‧ $898/$853*

★ Aug 27–31 ‧ Camden Windjammer Festival

4 nights (Tue–Sat) ‧ $968/$920*
We’ll gather with the fleet on the final full day of the cruise in picturesque Camden Harbor for 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 1–7 ‧ Photography and Lighthouse Cruise

6 nights (Sun–Sat) ‧ $1,188/$1,129*
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 8–14 ‧ WoodenBoat Sail-in: Final Fleet Gathering

6 nights (Sun–Sat) ‧ $1,148/$1,091*
On our last rendezvous with the fleet for the season, we’ll gather at the headquarters of WoodenBoat Magazine and Boatbuilding School. Ashore, you’ll be treated to refreshments, live music, and facility tours. Bring your camera for a spectacular sunset at Eggemoggin Reach.

★ Sep 15–21 ‧ Wine-Tasting Cruise

6 nights (Sun–Sat) ‧ $1,318/$1,252*
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 its varietals and viticultural history. The evening’s meal will include wine pairings which perfectly complement the menu that Jane and our chef have created.

★ Sep 22–26 ‧ Fall Colors Cruise

4 nights (Sun–Thu) ‧ $868/$825*
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.

★ Sep 27–Oct 1 ‧ Fall Colors Cruise

4 nights (Fri–Tue) ‧ $828/$787*
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 3–7 ‧ Bar Craft + Cocktail Making / Fall Colors

4 nights (Thu–Mon) ‧ $898/$853*
The enthusiastic experts of Bad Dog Bar Craft will join us for this new and unique experience!

★ Oct 8–11 ‧ Fall Colors Cruise

3 nights (Tue–Fri) ‧ $698/664*
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.