Cruises are 1½ to 2 hours long. The tour encompasses 3 distinct experiences starting with a narrated cruise up the Intracoastal waterway. Then picking up speed and passing several uninhabited islands as well as the jetty heading out into the ocean. The second part of the tour is heading into the ocean to find and view the dolphins and the third part is picking up speed to view our beautiful coastline.
This is a wet ride so dress accordingly. There is a dry box on board for valuables. We do suggest a bag or case to keep cameras and phones dry so you may take pictures. Sun glasses and sunscreen are also recommended for this tour.
Are the boats different?
NO they do the same cruise. They are both narrated by an experienced crew. Both boats have a canopy covering about 8 rows of seating. Both hold 141 passengers.
How long are the cruises?
They are 1 ½ – 2 hours long.
Are the boats at the same location?
YES both boats are at the same location.
Do you need to print anything?
NO when you make a reservation online your confirmation, instructions & directions will be emailed to you. Just give your last name when checking-in for your boarding pass.
Are there bathrooms?
YES there are restroom facilities at each location prior to boarding. The restrooms on board are marine toilet facilities and are for emergency use.
Do you get wet?
YES it can be a wet ride so dress accordingly. Bathing suits with covers, towels, whatever you are comfortable with.
Do you cruise in the rain?
YES the cruise operates in light rain. The Captain may cancel if weather becomes stormy. (Thunder & Lightening)
What can I bring?
You may bring food and drink in a small (6 pack) soft sided cooler. STROLLERS & CAR SEATS are NOT allowed on board.
Are there life jackets?
YES under the seats for all passengers. Also CHILDREN’S life jackets are available.
Are the boat handicap accessible ?
NO the boats are not handicap accessible. Wheelchairs & walkers can go as far as the stairs to the boat. They are not allowed on board for safety reasons. There are about 4-5 steps (handrails) up to the boat and then a short distance to a seat. The crew will assist with boarding. These cruises are not handicap approved by the coastguard.