5 Tips for Exploring Christmas Cove Maine

Getting to  Christmas Cove

When the weather is nice, especially during the summer, Christmas Cove is as fine a spot to sail to as any in Maine. Christmas Cove is a great destination for yachters as part of your east-west passage in Maine’s Midcoast, on your way between Boothbay and Pemaquid Point. 

Getting a Bite to Eat

When you’re feeling hungry after exploring Christmas Cove by boat, stop in for a bite to eat at Coveside Restaurant and Marina.  This offers a great chance to see the beauty of Christmas Cove and watch the sailboats pass by as you nosh on a great meal. Order seafood favorites like lobster rolls and fish tacos, or order a tasty sandwich or burger.

Travel to Pemaquid Point Lighthouse Park

Maine has many great lighthouses and Pemaquid Point Lighthouse is worth seeing and is the perfect spot for lighthouse viewing and picnicking. 

Explore Picturesque Boothbay Harbor

Boothbay Harbor has a rich history and so many fun things to do. You can spend time shopping at quaint boutiques, spend time on sandy beaches, and even make some new friends as you explore the town. 

Attend a Clam Bake on Cabbage Island

Visitors can find great views and great food on Cabbage Island. Located between Boothbay Harbor and Christmas Cove, you can get there on a short ferry ride. 

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