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Amelia Island Kayak Excursions

803 reviews
Fernandina Beach, FL, USA
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About Amelia Island Kayak Excursions
An award-winning family owned/operated kayaking business offering guided kayak tours through local inland waters, Cumberland Island, the Okefenokee Swamp, and the St. Marys & Suwannee Rivers paddles. The most popular tours are our local 2-hour paddles on inland waterways, salt marshes, and the Amelia River. It is our goal to have a fun and informative experience as you explore the natural settings of our area. Regardless of experience, our guides are there to help you "get off the beaten path" and make great memories. We are Amelia Island Kayak Excursions, where kayaking fun begins! Let's Go Kayaking! Open Daily. Now offering private motor boat tours and SUP's - Hobie Mirage Eclipse (Stand up pedal board).
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We cannot say enough about our family kayaking adventure to Cumberland Island! We were pleasantly surprised when we arrived at the entry point and found that it was going to be a 'private' excursion with just my husband and our two 20-something daughters. Mark was...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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AmeliaIslandKayak, Owner at Amelia Island Kayak Excursions, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

WOW, what an awesome review, and your kind words mean a great deal to this family business. Our Cumberland Island trip is special, and we thank you for choosing AIKE to be a part of your day. May your pictures bring back fond memories of...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We did the 2 hour Lofton Creek excursion with two adults and two children in our group. We were in two tandem kayaks. Wonderful activity! There were three guides for the group. All very friendly and took pictures throughout the tour. We ended up with...More

Date of experience: June 2019
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AmeliaIslandKayak, Owner at Amelia Island Kayak Excursions, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

It means a lot to us for families to enjoy time together one the water with us, and we appreciate your choosing AIKE to be a apart of your day. We are glad you enjoyed our Lofton Creek tour, and thank your for taking the...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We went on a 2 hour kayak tour this morning and it was amazing! We had so much fun with our tour guides Mark, Aaron, and Brad. They are so nice and helpful. They took time to talk with us and answer our questions. You...More

Date of experience: June 2019
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AmeliaIslandKayak, Owner at Amelia Island Kayak Excursions, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

We love the title of your review - too fun! Thank you for taking the time to share with others about your experience with us. Our guides love what they do, and enjoy sharing with our guests. We appreciate your choosing AIKE to be a...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

On a whim, we decided to sign up for the Lofton Creek excursion with AIKE. We knew from the jump that we had made the right decision. The family was super friendly, funny, and made a genuine effort to get to know each individual on...More

Date of experience: June 2019
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AmeliaIslandKayak, Owner at Amelia Island Kayak Excursions, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

WOW, what an awesome review!! We read it out loud to the whole team, and it means a great deal to this family business. Thank you for your kind words, and we are glad you enjoyed your time on the water with us, and may...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We spent the morning on Lofton Creek for a two hour tour. Our guides were very friendly and knowledgable about the creek and the wildlife in the river. It was a wonderful experience and we will definitely be back to go on their Cumberland Island...More

Date of experience: June 2019
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AmeliaIslandKayak, Owner at Amelia Island Kayak Excursions, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

We are glad you enjoyed our Lofton Creek tour, and we appreciate your kind words review. It would be great fun to kayak with you again, and our Cumberland Island tour is special. Happy Kayaking!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Amelia Island Kayak Excursions put on a fabulous kid camp. My grandchildren spent 3 days having a wonderful time gaining diverse kayaking experience in beautiful locations. The staff was very friendly and helpful, giving personal help and care! All equipment provided and in great condition....More

Date of experience: June 2019
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AmeliaIslandKayak, Owner at Amelia Island Kayak Excursions, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

WOW, thank you for taking the time to share with others about your experience with us. We love kayak camp, and enjoy helping train up the next generation of kayakers. We are glad your grandchildren enjoyed their time. Thank you for choosing AIKE to be...More

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This was an excellent trip! The tour guides were very knowledgeable and friendly. They set us up in a nice kayak and even had an extra seat for our 5 year old. They provided life jackets, pretzels, and water. This tour was very easy and...More

Date of experience: June 2019
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AmeliaIslandKayak, Owner at Amelia Island Kayak Excursions, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to share with others about your experience with us, and we are glad you had an excellent time on the water. We appreciate your choosing AIKE to be a part of your family's day. Happy Kayaking!

Reviewed June 10, 2019 via mobile

My wife and I had a weekend getaway to Amelia Island...we both love the outdoors so she booked a kayak tour for us..To our surprise(because of the forecasted weather) it ended up being just us and our guide Mark who owns the company. we had...More

Date of experience: June 2019
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AmeliaIslandKayak, Owner at Amelia Island Kayak Excursions, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Mark appreciates your kind words, and it means a lot to us that you chose AIKE to be a part of your Anniversary celebration. We are glad you enjoyed your time on the water with us. Happy Kayaking!

Reviewed June 10, 2019

My better half's birthday was coming up and we were visiting Amelia island for a wedding. We love kayaking at home and wanted to try it here since we live inland only near lakes. We had booked a 5 hour excursion around cumberland island to...More

Date of experience: June 2019
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AmeliaIslandKayak, Owner at Amelia Island Kayak Excursions, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

WOW, what a wonderful review. It means a great deal to this family business, and we are glad you enjoyed your time out on the water with us. Both of these tours are great, and it is always a treat to see unique wildlife. Thank...More

Reviewed June 8, 2019

Simply had a delightful and educational kayak outing with guide Aaron. Marvelous to be safely out in nature- paddling, viewing and getting exercise to boot. A unique experience with information about flora, history & natural wildlife. I highly recommend this family for this fun adventure.

Date of experience: June 2019
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AmeliaIslandKayak, Owner at Amelia Island Kayak Excursions, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

What a wonderul review! Thank you for taking the time to share with others about your experience with us. Aaron appreciates your kind words, and we are glad you enjoyed your time on the water! Happy Kayaking!

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Curiosity44949161382
June 7, 2019|
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Response from AmeliaIslandKayak | Property representative |
Hi, in response to your inquiry, our tours range from Florida’s black-water wooded environments, salt marsh estuaries and intracoastal waterways, to Cumberland Island, the Okefenokee Wildlife Refuge and the Suwannee River... More
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bodebear
August 22, 2018|
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Response from AmeliaIslandKayak | Property representative |
Hi, we are sorry for the delayed response as the message just came through. In response, yes, young children are welcome to go out on our kayak tours. Our Lofton Creek or Egan's Creek tours are most popular with families. We... More
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May 21, 2018|
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Response from AmeliaIslandKayak | Property representative |
Hello, In response to your inquiry, we currently have availability for tomorrow, and we recommend that guests telephone us at 904-557-5307 as soon as they know when they would like to paddle to insure availability for the... More
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