- TripBuzz found 178 things to do with kids in or near Saco, Maine, including 158 fun activities for kids in nearby cities within 25 miles like Portland, South Portland, Scarborough and Ogunquit.
- From Funtown Splashtown USA to Trina Lyn Fishing Charters, the Saco area offers 99 different types of family activities, including: Bowling, Water Parks, Movie Theaters and Fishing.
- Located in southwest Maine's York County is the city of Saco. A popular tourist destination in the summer months, the waterfront city features multiple family friendly amusement parks and beachside parks. Other points of interest include the local shops and diverse dining, as well as hiking and outdoor recreation in the cities forested areas.
A water theme park and amusement park all rolled into one complex, Funtown Splashtown USA is definitely a magnet for fun. It houses 18 slides and pools to keep everyone wet and wild; plus over a dozen of thrill rides perfect for kids, the family and teens too!
Accepting anglers of all skill levels, Trina Lyn Fishing Charters takes visitors for a fishing trip off the coast of Maine. In addition to catching groundfish and lobster, visitors have the opportunity to see whales and dolphins.
The firs waterpark in Maine, Aquaboggan Water Park has plenty of splashing opportunities to keep anyone busy for an entire day. It has water slides, wave pools, toddler's pools, and many others. It can host special events such as birthdays.
A candlepin bowling facility, Vacationland Bowling features 32 lanes used for open and league bowling as well as private events. The center provides arcade and redemption games, pool tables, a pro shop, glow bowling and an event room.
Leading fishing tours through Saco Bay, Mako Wish Fishing Charters provides visitors with the equipment and knowledge necessary to catch stripers, sharks, and more. The charter also offers lobster fishing, complete with lobster traps.
Opened in 1988, Schooner Miniature Golf offers an 18-hole miniature golf course that features a lighthouse and a 75-foot ship in water. The facility also provides batting cages and a snack bar with ice cream, shakes and other items.
Monkey Trunks is an adventure ropes course featuring 48 different challenges of various difficulties. Challenges include swinging beams, rolling logs, hanging tires, and cargo nets. Monkey Trunks also offers three ziplines and a rock climbing wall.
Saco Daysails provides sail cruises aboard the 37' wooden vintage sailing yacht 'Lodesterre'. Cruise past islands, the Wood Island Lighthouse, and occasionally, porpoises or whales. Two hour cruises are scheduled daily, weather permitting, and can accommodate up to 6 passengers.