Activities and Sites

Here are some ideas to help you plan your time in KPT!


Kayak rentals: Coastal Maine Kayak, (207-967-6065), Hours: 9 am – 6 pm

Whale Watching: First Chance Whale Watch (207-967-5507)

Lobster Boat Rides: Rugosa Lobster Tours (207-468-4095)

Fishing & Charters: Steve Brettell Charters: 207-468-1015

photo credit: Kelly Graham


Pineapple Ketch (207-468-7262) $45/pp for a 2 hour sail, sunsets available

Schooner Eleanor (207-967-8809) $45/pp for a 2 hour sail

Places to See:

Goat Island Lighthouse/ Cape Porpoise Pier

Wedding Cake House

Walker’s Point (Bush Family Residence)

Seashore Trolley Museum

White Columns/ The Knott House

Saint Ann’s Church


Dock Square Shops & Restaurants


Kennebunkport is filled with darling little boutiques.

Shoot The Moon

Dock Square Clothiers

Next Generation

Day Trip Society

photo credit: Kelly Graham

Hiking Trails:

Rachel Carson Nature Preserve: Wells (10 minute drive)

Marginal Way Footpath: Ogunquit (20-30 minute drive)

Mount Agamenticus Trail: York (20-30 minute drive)

Eastern Trail: hiking/biking trail that runs through Kennebunk (Kittery – Portland)

Where to view the Sunrise:

Gooch’s Beach

Cape Porpoise Pier

Parson’s Beach

Where to view Sunsets:

Cape Porpoise Pier

Mother’s Beach Basin (Strawberry Island)

Colony Beach/ Saint Ann’s Church

Getting Around:

Bike Rentals –  Coastal Maine Kayak, (207-967-6065) Hours: 9 am – 6 pm

Scooter Rentals – Harbor Village Scooter (near Sunoco Station),(207-967-9700) – Hours: 9 am – 5 pm


Private Lessons: Kennebunk River Club; tennis whites required, (207-967-2090)

Public courts: Kennebunk High School (15 minute drive)