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 90-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! 

NEW in 2018! A selection of beers, wines, soft drinks, and snacks are available for sale on board!

All-inclusive Carillon Ticket - Includes Site Admission & Mount Defiance:
$40.00--Adult (13 years and above)
$27.00--Fort Ticonderoga Members & Ambassador Pass holders
$25.00--Children (5-12 years)
Free--Children 4 years and under

May 25-June 22, 2018: 1:00pm, 3:30pm
June 23-August 19, 2018: 10:30am, 1:00pm, 3:30pm
August 22-October 14, 2018: 1:00 pm, 3:30pm 

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

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


Enjoy an unforgettable experience 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 the first 2 hours: After 5 pm

  • $500 for the first two hours + General Admission: During Business Hours

Don’t forget to ask about historical introductions! Fort Ticonderoga's interpretive staff would be delighted to add to your special occasion with a unique historical narration!

  • $50 for 15-minutes
  • $75 for 30-minutes
  • $100 for 1 hour

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