Taking a tour on the water is a great way to see many areas of Jacksonville. Whether you prefer a tour in kayaks or you’d rather enjoy time on a casino cruise, there’s an option for you. Here’s a look at some of the top choices for your boat tour near Jacksonville, FL.
Now and Zen Sailing Charters
Now and Zen is the best rated Yacht Charter in the Jacksonville and Amelia Island area. They provide a 42-foot cruising catamaran for the perfect luxury tour of the water. You can enjoy all types of cruises from Now and Zen including:
- Sunset Cruises
- Day Sails
- Sailing Vacations
- And More!
When you book your yacht charter, you can enjoy destinations, such as St. Augustine, Fort Matanzas, Pine Island, Cumberland Island, Fort George Island and more. Options range from half-day to three day trips.
Up The Creek Xpeditions Jacksonville
With Up The Creek, you won’t be stuck on a huge boat trying to figure out where everything is located. Instead, you will be in a kayak or a canoe enjoying a different look at the coast.
Up The Creek Xpeditions takes tours to many different destinations including Big Talbot Island, the Jacksonville Zoo & Gardens, Kingsley Planation and more. They provide tours year-round and are known as one of the most family-friendly places for kayak tours in all of Jacksonville.
Victory Casino Cruises Jacksonville
Maybe you’re less interested in seeing Jacksonville from the water and more interested in a little bit of casino fun. The Victory Casino Cruises are very popular and provide plenty of fun every day of the week except Monday. The cruises leave out twice daily and provide dinner, gambling and so much more.
While on board, you can enjoy the very popular Club V with plenty of great music and fun inside. They also provide just about every casino game you could imagine from slot machines to table games. If you want to cruise the waters and enjoy plenty of adult fun, this is the boat tour for you.
River Cruises is known as Jacksonville’s Party Boats. You can book your own celebration aboard the Annabelle Lee, which is an old-time paddle boat. Both boats cruise the St. Johns River to provide you with a very different look at the city.
Enjoy lunch or dinner on the boat or even book one of the party boats for your wedding. The River Cruises are perfect for just about any special occasion and they will even customize your cruise to help you see what you want to see.
Foxy Lady Cruises Jacksonville
Known as the “Most Unique Downtown Dining Experience” in Jacksonville, the Foxy Lady is a great choice for your boat tour. You will be able to enjoy your meal from one of the two climate-controlled salons, while taking in the sights.
Foxy Lady will cruise past many attractions, such as the Main Street Bridge, the Hart Bridge, the Jacksonville Sports Complex, Ortega, Jacksonville Landing and so much more. Along with the main attractions, you may spot a few dolphins swimming near the boat as you enjoy one of the two open-air decks.
The Foxy Lady is available for private charters and they also hold many public dinner cruises, narrated lunch cruises and Sunday brunch cruises throughout the year.
There are many ways you can enjoy a boat tour throughout the Jacksonville area. Along with these great tours you can also enjoy one of many fishing charters or take an actual cruise out of the port found in Jacksonville.
Originally posted 2015-09-17 13:45:27.