Tours and Traveling Adventures

Nordwest Punt Light

2024 Caribbean Cruise - Waiting List Only

Feb 09, 2024 to Feb 18, 2024
Nothing more pleasant than a getaway during the winter to the Caribbean, except to see lighthouses as well.
Presque Isle

2024 Solar Eclipse

Apr 07, 2024 to Apr 10, 2024
This tour is for viewing the solar eclipse in Erie Pennsylvania. It is a short 3 day tour during which you view 6 lighthouses.
Toledo Harbor Lighthouse

2024 Lake Erie South

Jun 01, 2024 to Jun 08, 2024

The original Lake Erie South Tour has been modified to these new dates to coordinate with when the lighthouses will be open for visiting.  Also, more lights and lighthouses have been added for a total of 20.  There will be 7 nights in one hotel.

Tour Leaders: Kelly Bowers and Mike Rosenberger

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Lightship XI

2024 Denmark/Germany - Wait List Only

Jun 18, 2024 to Jul 05, 2024
Join USLHS for an international tour to view the lighthouses, lightships, castles and museums of Denmark and Germany. We make a complete circumnavigation of Denmark and will also view the amazing lighthouses of Northwest Germany.
Alcatraz Island

2024 Northern California

Sep 14, 2024 to Sep 23, 2024
You are in for a real treat to see them up close and personal and some of them from a helicopter. Don't miss this opportunity to see these beautiful California Lighthouses!


Thomas Point Shoal

Thomas Point Shoal Lighthouse

Annapolis, Maryland
Looking for a one-day lighthouse experience? The much anticipated public tours of this National Historic Landmark and icon of the Chesapeake Bay are here! Now's your chance to tour the inside of this historic structure!
Guard Island

Lighthouse, Totems, and Eagles Cruise

Ketchikan, Alaska
Circumnavigate Guard Island and its lighthouse and enjoy a variety of wildlife and stunning scenery along the way! The cruise begins with a scenic drive through the town of Ketchikan before boarding the boat at Ward Cove. See parts of Tongass National Forest, Totem Bright State Park, the Ward Cove Cannery, and more...
Anacapa Island Lighthouse

Island Packers Cruises

Oxnard, California
Tours are available to Anacapa Island. See website for additional information and to reserve tickets online. Tours leave from both Oxnard (3550 Harbor Blvd, Oxnard, CA 93035) and Ventura (1691 Spinnaker Dr #105B, Ventura, CA 93001).
Race Rock Lighthouse

Cross Sound Cruises

New London, Connecticut
Lighthouse Cruises from New London offer two different tours: Classic Lighthouse Cruise and Lights & Sights Cruise. There is also a Long Island Lights Cruise departing from Orient Point, NY. Enjoy views of 11 lighthouses between the 3 cruises from CT, NY and RI on board a comfortable high-speed vessel. For more information and reservations call 860-444-4620.

Lighthouse Accomodations

Where can I stay at a Lighthouse?

Many lighthouse enthusiasts wish to experience the life of a lighthouse keeper, even if just for a short time. Fortunately, there are a variety of opportunities.

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Slideshows of Past Tours

This is just a small sample of photos. Go here to see all photos from past tours.

Group at Long Eddy Point Lighthouse
Group at Long Eddy Point Lighthouse
Head Harbor (East Quoddy) Lighthouse
Head Harbor (East Quoddy) Lighthouse
Mulholland Lighthouse
Mulholland Lighthouse
West Quoddy Lighthouse
West Quoddy Lighthouse
Lubec Channel Light
Lubec Channel Light
Whitlocks Mill Lighthouse
Whitlocks Mill Lighthouse
Quaco Head Lighthouse
Quaco Head Lighthouse
Visitor Center in St. Martin's
Visitor Center in St. Martin's
Covered Bridge in St. Martins/Quaco
Covered Bridge in St. Martins/Quaco
Another Covered Bridge at St. Martins
Another Covered Bridge at St. Martins