Set between the sweeping vistas of the Green Mountains of Vermont and the Adirondack Mountains of New York; embark on a 90-minute, narrated tour aboard M/V Carillon and explore centuries of maritime heritage and military stories that floated across Lake Champlain. Tours are offered throughout the day Tuesday-Sunday. Sunset Cruises are offered at 6:30 p.m. most Wednesdays and Saturdays June through August. Ask about soft drinks, alcoholic beverages, and snacks, available for purchase. This is an unforgettable experience for visitors of all ages!
Advanced tickets can be purchased at least 48 hours before the desired tour time by calling 518-585-2821.
Groups must contain at least 20 participants to receive a private, discounted tour. The Carillon seats up to 35 people.
A nonrefundable deposit of $4/child and $5/adult is due in order to reserve the boat.
Tours are available Tuesday -Sunday from May 18 to October 9, 2017.
May 18-May 26 & September 18-October 9: 1:00 pm & 3:30 pm
May 27-September 17: 10:30 am, 1:00 pm, & 3:30 pm
*some black out dates apply
Group Tour Rates: All-inclusive Carillon Ticket - Includes Site Admission & Mount Defiance:
Children (5-12 yrs.): $20.00
Adult (13+ yrs.): $30.00
Students: Inquire about new price!
Scouting and Summer Camps:
Youth (5-17 yrs.): $20.00
Would you like to charter the Carillon for your special occasion?
Enjoy an unforgettable experience aboard this luxury M/V with a group of up to 49 people. Witness a mountainside sunset on Lake Champlain during a unique evening charter suited specifically to your special event. From business meetings to birthday celebrations, the Carillon is ready to add a dynamic twist to your occasion!
$500 for first two hours
$150 for each additional hour
The development of the maritime tours was funded in part by an agreement awarded by the Great Lakes Fishery Commission to the New England Interstate Water Pollution Control Commission in partnership with the Lake Champlain Basin Program. NEIWPCC manages LCBP’s personnel, contract, grant, and budget tasks and provides input on the program’s activities through a partnership with the LCBP Steering Committee.