With year-round sunshine and idyllic weather, most tourists who visit Florida look forward to spending some time on the water! During your stay at the Victorian House in St. Augustine, one of the best ways to soak in the Florida sunshine and learn more about our historic city is embarking on an unforgettable journey with Florida Water Tours. This local attraction hosts some of the best boat tours in St. Augustine, FL and will introduce you to some of the city’s most iconic attractions from the water. Read on to discover some of the most popular Florida Water Tours that you won’t want to leave off your itinerary.
If you’re planning a visit to St. Augustine soon, you won’t want to be without our complimentary Vacation Guide! This handy planning tool is filled with the best recommendations on local attractions, activities, dining, and tours, including Florida Water Tours! It’s the only thing you’ll need to plan the ultimate getaway to the Sunshine State.
More About Florida Water Tours
Florida Water Tours offers amazing ecotourism cruises that appeal to both visitors and locals alike! Their goal is to provide a fun and exciting way to educate guests about the nature and history of St. Augustine. They are very proud of their immersive tours and their 45’ US Coast Guard inspected vessel named The Osprey. The boat is fully enclosed and shaded (with the exception of the bow) and includes roll-up windows and a restroom for your convenience.
6 of the Most Fun Florida Water Tours
1. Dolphin and Wildlife Adventure
Perfect for families and kids, this tour is one of the top dolphin water tours in St. Augustine. As you cruise through the Intracoastal, you’ll enjoy views of the coastal marshes and wetlands. You’ll also be sure to encounter local wildlife along the way including dolphins, water birds, manatees, and more.
Book the Dolphin and Wildlife Adventure Tour today!
2. Sunset Cruise BYOB
Created for St. Augustine’s adult visitors, the Sunset Cruise is a splendid way to enjoy views of St. Augustine’s most precious attractions as the sun dips below the horizon and the sky lights up with brilliant colors of orange, red, and pink. Feel free to bring your own beverages and appetizers!
Book your space for the Sunset Cruise BYOB right now!
3. Ghost Boat BYOB
The bloody Matanzas Bay earned its name from the many deaths that occurred in these waters, and it’s also known as one of the most haunted spots in St. Augustine. If you’re brave enough to embark on this adventure, you’ll learn more about the darker side of the city’s history from a knowledgeable paranormal guide. During your journey, you’ll be able to enjoy your own beverages and appetizers while attempting to make contact with the spirits that are rumored to haunt the bay.
Book the Ghost Boat BYOB Tour today!
4. Happy Hour Scenic Tour
This fun and exciting tour is a great way to see St. Augustine’s iconic landmarks including the lighthouse, the Bridge of Lions, the Castillo de San Marcos fort, and more from the water. Plus, guests are encouraged to bring their favorite drinks and snacks along for the journey.
Book the Happy Hour Scenic Tour right now!
5. Full Moon Tour
St. Augustine is just an enchanting in the moonlight as it is during the day, and this tour proves it! Under the romantic starlight and full moon, you and your sweetheart will enjoy a memorable tour of St. Augustine. Occasionally, live music performances will also be performed right on board!
There are only 3 Full Moon Tours each month, so be sure to book yours today!
6. 4th of July Fireworks Cruise
There’s no better way to celebrate America’s birthday than the 4th of July Fireworks Cruise! St. Augustine has been the home to one of America’s most incredible Independence Day fireworks displays in the nation for over two decades. Enjoy the show from the water! We guarantee it’s one of the best seats in town.
Book the 4th of July Fireworks Cruise right now!
Book the Ultimate St. Augustine Escape With the Victorian Inn
Recognized as one of the most romantic bed & breakfasts in St. Augustine, the Victorian House is the ideal escape for you and your sweetheart’s Florida vacation. You’ll find us on one of the city’s most historic streets and just minutes from your favorite local attractions! In addition to elegant guest rooms and suites, you’ll be able to indulge in a wide variety of other amenities and features including an enclosed private porch overlooking the famous Aviles Street, a gourmet housemade breakfast, access to our exclusive vacation packages and specials, and much more.
Check our availability to book your romantic escape today! We look forward to welcoming you to St. Augustine soon.