Carillon Boat Cruises

Step on board the Carillon and immerse yourself in the wake of history along Lake Champlain!

Daily Narrated Boat Tours
Enjoy gorgeous, sweeping vistas of Vermont's Green Mountains and New York's Adirondack Mountains during a 75-minute narrated boat tour aboard the Carillon. Let our friendly and experienced staff be your guide to Lake Champlain's centuries of stirring maritime heritage with panoramic vistas around you and a sonar view of shipwrecks below. Embark on this unforgettable experience for visitors of all ages! 

May 24-June 21—1:00 p.m., 3:30 p.m.
June 22-August 18—10:30 a.m., 1:00 p.m., 3:30 p.m.
August 19-October 18—1:00 p.m., 3:30 p.m.
schedule subject to change

A selection of beer, wine, soft drinks, and snacks are available on board, as well as a convenient restroom. The Carillon is a covered boat with large openable windows for grand vistas of Ticonderoga!

All-inclusive Carillon Ticket - Includes Site Admission & Mount Defiance:

  • $40.00 Adults/Seniors 
  • $27.00 Fort Ticonderoga Members/Ambassador Pass Holders
  • $25.00 Youth (5-12 years), Children 4 years and under free

Some blackout dates apply, including most Mondays. Passengers are welcome to bring a picnic lunch or reserve a boxed lunch from America's Fort Cafe in the Log House Welcome Center.

Buy Cruise and Fort Ticonderoga Admission Tickets


Call 518-585-2821 or email for more information on daily boat cruises. 

All sales are final, no exchanges or refunds. In the case of tour cancellations due to mechanical issues or hazardous weather, you may call (518) 585-2821 to request a refund of the Carillon tour portion of your ticket purchase.

Boat Cruises for Groups

Groups of at least 20 participants receive a private, discounted tour. The Carillon comfortably seats up to 35 people. Advanced tickets can be purchased at least 48 hours before the desired tour time by calling 518-585-1023

Charter the Carillon!

Call (518) 585-1023 or email for more information on group visits and charters. 

The Carillon tour boat operates from a dock on Lake Champlain located on Fort Ticonderoga property, 102 Fort Ti Road, Ticonderoga, NY 12883.