Escape the bustle of the city for the morning—and immerse yourself in Florida’s wealth of wildlife—on this family-friendly kayaking tour of Lofton Creek, just north of Jacksonville. Make your own way to the departure point at Fernandina Beach, take part in a brief introduction, and grab your kayak, paddle, and life vest. Then, take to the water, where you can spot wildlife ranging from otters and turtles—even manatees.
Plan an outdoor adventure in the waterways of Amelia Island with this small-group boat tour. Meet your guide at a departure point and set out in CraigCat boats, which are like go-carts on water, to explore Fernandina Beach and beyond. Keep an eye out for wildlife such as dolphins, manatees, and shore birds. See local landmarks like Fort Clinch State Park during the tour.
Discover the Natural Beauty and Wildlife of Amelia & Cumberland Island on your private Miss Evelyn Boat Tour.
This is the best tour to see all the nature and wildlife our area has to offer. Dolphin, birds and Wild Horses can be expected!
Our Amelia Island & Cumberland Island Boat Tour takes you on an exploration of Amelia Island and Cumberland Island. Amelia Island is the birthplace of the modern shrimping industry and formerly home to pirates and bawdy women, Amelia Island and Fernandina Beach boast a rich history.
The region’s abundant bionetworks include tidal marshes, coastal waterways, estuaries, ocean shorelines, and upland hammocks providing unique habitats to plant and animal communities unique to our area.
Our Amelia Island & Cumberland Island Boat Tour navigates this intimate barrier island located directly on the Intracoastal Waterway, providing picturesque views of pastoral marshes, moss-draped live oak trees, and the sun-drenched beaches of the Atlantic Ocean.
Explore Amelia Island from the water with this guided private boat tour. Make your way to Fernandina Beach to board the boat helmed by a local USCG certified captain. Keep an eye out for wildlife like dolphins and wild horses as you cruise around Amelia Island, Cumberland Island, and Fort Clinch State Park, and learn about the area’s history and wildlife from your guide.
Go fishing on the calm backwaters of the St Johns River on this private half- or full-day fishing tour from Jacksonville. The river is famous in Florida for flowing north, and it offers both gorgeous scenery and a variety of fish including tarpon, cobia, redfish, spotted sea trout, and flounder. Your captain provides fishing gear including rods, reels, and tackle, along with coolers stocked with ice and bottled water.
Fishing the backwaters of the Amelia River is a calm, family-friendly way of getting out on the water and enjoying a day in nature. Look for fish like flounder, tarpon, and redfish along with your captain—all equipment is included, plus fishing lessons customized for novice to advanced anglers. This kid-friendly tour is a top pick for families as well as groups of friends.
What makes us unique is the ability to personalize your tour. We will work with you to plan a special event, such as an engagement, anniversary, birthday, or Burial at sea. When you book your tour, reach out to discuss planning your special event.
Our tours are approximately 2-hour Day Cruises out of the Jacksonville area to include:
Saint Johns River
Dolphins, Birds, and other wildlife sightings
View waterfront homes
Downtown Jacksonville, buildings & bridges
Jacksonville Jaguars Stadium
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