Port of New Bedford

America's #1 Fishing Port

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Excursion Boats (Tours & Fishing)

A Seagoing Adventure Awaits!

New Bedford's roots stem from its protected harbor, easy connection to the Buzzards Bay and Atlantic Ocean beyond.

Explore New Bedford Harbor on a Harbor Tour departing from Fisherman's Wharf. You'll see our world-renowned commercial fishing fleet, the largest hurricane barrier on the East Coast, Fort Phoenix, and hear tales of New Bedford's storied past.  

For an exciting offshore adventure, book a world-class sport fishing trip in Buzzard's Bay. Passengers with a passion for fishing can enjoy day or night experiences on top-notch vessels. With a variety of fish from stripers to sea bass, tautog to tuna, you’re sure to be buzzing about New Bedford'sgateway to sport fishing!

Before you set sail or after your journey, there is so much to see and do, from visiting the world’s largest whaling museum to eating the world’s freshest seafood (try our scallops!). The historic downtown district features a variety of ethnic restaurants, galleries and key attractions.

Discover all the Port has to offer!

Harbor Tours
Sport Fishing


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