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Address: 260 Madonna Blvd, St. Petersburg, FL 33712
Phone Number: +1 727-871-2628
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Description: We offer daily excursions to Egmont Key Island. Egmont Key is a...
We offer daily excursions to Egmont Key Island. Egmont Key is a magnificent island just a few miles off shore at the mouth of Tampa Bay, in the lovely Gulf of Mexico. Accessible only by boat. Egmont Key is the GEM of the Bay Area and a Florida State Park. It is not to be missed on your vacation. Egmont Key's history dates back to the 1800's during the Spanish / American War era. Call and book your trip today for a truly memorable vacation experience and a fantastic day of Adventure and Excitement you will not soon forget. Just a few of the sights you may experience on your journey are pods of wild Bottlenosed Dolphins playing in their natural habitat, or a huge manatee gracefully swimming along side of the boat, stingrays, rolling Tarpon, numerous native birds, Gopher Tortoises, the Egmont Key Lighthouse, the soldier cemetary, and the ruins of old Fort Dade. It is our goal to provide a fun, affordable, memorable vacation experience in a safe environment that the whole family can enjoy. Call today for reservations.
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So much fun!!!

We had a great time on the Calypso Cat, nice and easy boat ride out. We had an 18 month old and 7 year old and they both had fun!! It was our 7 year old's first time on a boat... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 26, 2015
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Cairo, Georgia
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Cairo, Georgia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2015 NEW

We had a great time on the Calypso Cat, nice and easy boat ride out. We had an 18 month old and 7 year old and they both had fun!! It was our 7 year old's first time on a boat and snorkeling and he loved it. He found alot of sand dollars and nice shells. The water was crystal... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2015 NEW via mobile

We had the most relaxing and enjoyable day. The captain and mate were very friendly and shared information on the area. The boat ride was nice, we viewed some lovely properties while exiting the harbour. Snorkelling gear was provided and we snorkelled near Egmont key, we seen three types of fish. We explored the island and viewed the military ruins.... More 

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Waterbury, Vermont
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2015 NEW

We spent a lovely afternoon with Hans and John on the Calypso Cat! Absolutely beautiful day out to Egmont Key. Lots of dolphins. Hans and John were very knowledgeable about dolphins, the area and the habitat. We thoroughly enjoyed our afternoon. Would do it again and I will tell my friends.

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Falmouth, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2015 NEW

Captain Hans and his first mate John were exceptional guides - knowledgable, friendly, and entertaining. Couldn't ask for a more beautiful spot for a bit of snorkeling. Perfect blend of adventure and island exploration - family friendly 4 hour cruise that had something for everyone. Egmont State Park was a cool little bit of history - fun to watch all... More 

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Wakefield, Rhode Island
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2015 NEW

Captain and first mate were very friendly, funny and knowledgeable. They genuinely cared about the wildlife which was the best part. Coat Hans made sure you were happy.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015 NEW via mobile

Captain Hans and First Mate John were AWESOME!!! Had a blast shelling and snorkeling. We definitely plan on doing this again, hopefully several times!! We saw probably 20+ dolphins!!

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Grand Rapids, Michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2015

The staff is very friendly and the snorkeling is amazing! We went in June 2014 and we are going again in June 2015.We can't wait!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2015

Really great family outing with captain Vinnie and Mike. Had a great time Snorkeling and hiking the island. Saw several dolphins going out and coming in. Great outing!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2015 via mobile

My son and I had the time of our lives with the crew. Very polite, curtious, friendly and informative. Would trust these guys time and time again!!! Thank you so very much. Mike Barthel

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Cranberry Township, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2015

Experienced this trip with my wife and our 18 year old son. The captain & 1st mate were friendly, organized & entertaining for all ages. We spent a full 4 hours out snorkeling, dolphin watching & exploring Egmont Key. There were about 30 on board & there was plenty of room to move about, as well as on & off... More 

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