The waters of Estero Bay Aquatic Preserve are famously home to populations of manatees, dolphins, seabirds, and more. See these wild animals in their beautiful natural habitat on this boat tour of Estero Bay and Fort Myers, including guided commentary from a certified Florida Master Naturalist for a fully educational experience.
Discover Florida’s wild Everglades on an exciting full-day tour from the Greater Fort Myers area. Travel by airboat deep into the secluded Western Everglades, explore Big Cypress National Preserve by van and foot, and take a leisurely cruise through a mangrove forest. Enjoy commentary from your naturalist guide as you spot manatees, dolphins, and native birds and lunch featuring exotic alligator appetizers.
Escape to the Florida Everglades from the Greater Fort Myers area on this guided airboat adventure at Everglades Day Safari. This exciting airboat ride is a great way to experience the ecosystem of the Everglades. Skim across the marshes and swamps of the Western Everglades while looking for wildlife, namely birds and alligators. In fact, per acre, there are more alligators here than anywhere else in the world. This tour includes an interactive reptile show. Hotel transport included from select locations.
See dolphins and other typical Florida marine life on a cruise from Fort Meyers. The marine biologist and naturalist guides lead a sightseeing cruise to a secluded shelling beach that can only be reached by boat, passing by dolphins and bird rookeries along the way. Includes time for swimming and lounging at the pristine beach on a small island.
Sea Racer Tours is unique because we can travel large distances quickly to find the most dolphin activity. This is a large boat that does not get tossed around by choppy seas. You get the thrill of a speed boat with the comfort of a large, stable tour boat. There is a working restroom on the boat for your convenience. Private tours may be booked for 2 hours for up to 30 people.
A sunset cruise on Estero Bay and the Gulf of Mexico provides a picture-perfect ending to the day. Sail and take in the sunset on a premium catamaran with this boat tour, ideal for family outings or date nights. This tour is led by a certified Florida Master Naturalist who can help you spot wildlife like dolphins and provide informative commentary about the ecosystem as you go.
See dolphins swimming through the waves at sunset on this catamaran cruise from Fort Myers. Learn about dolphins, manatees, and native birds from a certified Florida Master Naturalist guide on board your boat, and stop to look at seashells on a barrier island while enjoying views of the sunset over the ocean. Wear your swimsuit in case you want to take a dip in the refreshing waters.
Lovers Key Adventures master naturalist guide, Stephen, expertly guides our guests through the mangrove canopied estuary explaining the importance of the southwest Florida eco-system. He finds wildlife and introduces our guests to the various birds, vegetation, dolphins, and manatees. This is one of the most unique experiences available in southwest Florida. Our guests often take advantage of the beaches and hiking trails offered inside the state park. There are many photo opportunities available to capture the memories of this incredible experience within the natural surroundings of the untouched Florida landscape. No tour is ever the same and many guests return year after year to enjoy Stephen's expertise and the beauty of Lovers Key.
Sailing on a Sailing Yacht can be a once in a lifetime experience. Bolero is a beautiful French Yacht she is a Fountain Pajot Lipari 41 You will be able to move about the boat and enjoy hanging out at the helm in the cockpit inside the salon or lounging out front on the trampoline. If you want to help sail we can accommodate your interest and show you the lines. Even in rough seas... the catamaran holds a steady and even base with minimal rocking.... making your time more enjoyable. Book a tour today and add Sailing Bolero to your favorite memories. Up to 6 passengers can board Bolero. For a private sail you would need to purchase all 6 available spaces.
Go fishing for trophy largemouth bass on Lake Okeechobee during a private freshwater fishing trip from Fort Meyers. Your captain takes you to spots where the fish are biting, and guarantees that everyone gets a fish. Fishing equipment and life jackets are provided, along with coolers stocked with ice and bottled water. Live bait is available at additional cost, and you must purchase a Florida freshwater fishing license. Choose from a half- or full-day tour to better suit your schedule.
You can watch the sunset in Fort Myers from the land, but one of the best ways to see it is from the water. During this sunset cruise along the Caloosahatchee River, your captain stops your boat at a place known for its stunning sunset views. You can also purchase drinks on board (own expense), or just relax as you cruise.
Paddle through mangrove tunnels, explore shallow bays, and cruise along the beach, all while taking in the wide variety of wildlife that makes this part of Florida unique. Frequent sightings include Dolphins, Manatee, Turtles, Rays, Bald Eagles, Osprey, Roseate Spoonbills, Egrets, Herons, Plovers, and many more. This is an experience you won't soon forget!
Our tours are always private, for parties up to 6 in size. Many people say it is the highlight of their vacation!
No two days are ever the same on the water so you'll get a unique experience. You'll also receive 25-50 random digital photos of the tour & Go-Pro video footage if the Dolphins aren't camera shy the day of your trip.
This 4.5 hour tour includes a stop at an island only accessible by boat or plane for some world class shelling. We will look for Dolphins and Manatee and other wildlife along the way. There is a wide array of wildlife that is typical to see on this tour in addition to Dolphins and Manatee.
Feel free to bring the food and beverage of your choice (beer is permitted for adults of legal drinking age).
Our vessel if spotless! There is plenty of sun and shade on-board the vessel as well as a small electric toilet and fresh water rinse off.
We welcome passengers of any age as long as you are in good health. Dogs are always welcome on-board with us too!
Catch some fish on a fishing tour through Cape Coral's inshore, backwaters, barrier islands, and Caloosahatchee River. Enjoy the scenic boat ride to top fishing spots chosen by the guide, and reel in snook, tarpon, snapper, grouper, or other fish species in this local ecosystem. Fishing license is included.
Go fishing on Lake Okeechobee, Florida's biggest freshwater lake, on a private fishing tour that departs from Clewiston, about 60 miles (100 km) east of Fort Meyers. With a private guide, you can receive tips and try your luck at catching the lake's largemouth bass. Please note, you must purchase your own Florida fishing license before the tour.
The small barrier island of Boca Grande is just a short drive from Miami, Tampa and Orlando. With the Gasparilla Sound Aquatic Preserve on one side of the island and the Gulf of Mexico on the other, this fishing charter from Boca Grande is a guaranteed change of pace from the crowds and traffic in the state’s biggest cities. Try and catch snapper, trout and more with the guidance of your chartered captain: this fishing adventure is as suitable for first-timers as it is for experienced anglers.
Paddling in the grasslands and mangrove forest: gliding through the grasslands and young mangrove forest during the Everglades Kayak Eco tour is a mystical experience of a lifetime. The two best times of the day to experience wildlife are on our sunrise or sunset eco tours!
*During Summer Months: The Sunrise Kayak Eco Tour is the best time to experience the Everglades!
We set out for a morning kayak eco tour immersing ourselves into the mangrove forest while the wildlife in the Glades is waking up. Watching birds fly out for the day and the gators making an appearance.
Or we can paddle back as the birds fly in to roost and the gators move about for the dusk activity, as we bask in the beauty of the gorgeous Everglades sunset!
All you need to bring is you!
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On this trip, Guests will be exploring Big Hickory Island. This Island is only accessible by boat and is well known for its excellent shells. Shells typically found on this trip include: Florida fighting conchs, Lightning Whelks, Sand dollars and much more. Guests can walk the beach, wade in the water or snorkel for their shells. The longer the trip, the better the chances of finding the Good Ones. All snorkeling gear is provided.
We only offer Private Tours. This is the best way to observe wildlife and our guests are able to move along at their own pace. This is also the safest way to explore the Everglades because our guests receive 100% of the guide's attention. All our guides are local, year round residents with a true passion for the outdoors!
On this trip, guests will explore Estero Bay and the Gulf of Mexico in search of Dolphin, Manatee and Turtles. These encounters happen on a regular basis in Estero Bay and the Gulf of Mexico. The Dolphin are extremely playful and can be seen jumping in the wake less than 10 feet from the boat.