Have you ever heard the sea rush past a real sailing ship . . . felt the salt breeze in your hair . . . watched the moon rise over an island anchorage?

Schooner Grace Bailey sailing with passengers
A World Class Sailing Vacation in Mid-Coast Maine

You will, when you set sail with the original Maine Windjammer Cruises

on our pure sail National Landmark Schooners this summer!

What It's Like

Life aboard our Maine Windjammer Fleet  - a glimpse of the past, a refreshing escape from the pressures of our modern world. Enjoy the serenity and camaraderie of a simpler time sailing on o

A Day Aboard

A windjammer cruise is a glimpse of the past, a refreshing escape from the pressures of our modern world. Each day bringing a new and unique adventure. Take a Tour!

Home-Style Cooking Fresh from the Galley & Lobster Bakes

Enjoy home-style New England cooking made with the freshest ingredients available. Our famous Maine Lobster is served on every Windjammer Cruise!

Cruising Grounds

The four routes shown here are typical of our cruises. Our actual courses, however, are determined by each day's wind and weather, and no two trips are exactly alike.


Windjammer accommodations are rustic by cruise ship standards. The warm glow of varnished wood and unique features of each cabin offer an atmosphere of comfort far different from a luxury liner.

What to Bring

Come prepared for your Maine Windjammer Cruise.

Home Port

Maine Windjammer Cruises has sailed from Camden, Maine since our founding in 1936.


Here are some frequently asked question from first time sailors.  If you don't see your answer here - call us. We welcome your questions!  800-736-7981