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Island Ferry St. Pete Beach

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St. Pete Beach, FL, USA
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About Island Ferry St. Pete Beach
Island Ferry offers ecotours on our Crystal Clear kayaks, and our low-emission pontoon boats. We do it with a personal level of service. Avoid the crowds with us! If you want to see dolphins and sunsets, or visit Shell Key, Egmont Key, Anna Maria Island, or downtown St Pete, please give us a call. We also do private VIP charters, perfect for birthdays and bachelorette parties. We also offer Burials at Sea, which we conduct in a sensitive and thoughtful way. Tours 7 days a week, year round. Major credit cards accepted. Free Parking. Coolers and BYOB WELCOME. Reservations required. All departures are from the Tierra Verde Marina at 198 Madonna Blvd, right next to The Island Grille Restaurant.
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Cassie Campbell wrote a review Sep 20
Nebraska6 contributions3 helpful votes
We had the most wonderful time! Got to see several dolphins, enjoyed the snorkeling and learning about the islands. Saw lots of fish too! This is a great excursion, we plan to take all our kiddos next time. Perfect for families with children of all ages, babies included!
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mzaroff80 wrote a review Sep 15
Green Bay, Wisconsin1 contribution
Excellent time with my family. Dalton is super down to earth and personable. Very knowledgeable of the Florida eco system and laws. He definitely took care of us. Led us to many dolphin sittings. Two of which swam along the board and under us in 2 feet of water. Very memorable family experience. Highly recommend and ask for Dalton to be your guide, he is the man!
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Date of experience: September 2021
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jenschaaf1230 wrote a review Sep 14
St. Petersburg, Florida1 contribution
Had a great time! Thank you for telling us about some of st. Pete’s history! Would do tour to shell key again.
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Date of experience: September 2021
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karen g wrote a review Sep 1
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Right from the start we had a great experience. Kasara, our guide was amazing and interacted with us along the way. She was knowledgeable and answered lots of questions the kids had. Along the way birds followed us closely diving for fish. They swim close to and under the kayak which is fun to watch. When we arrived at the island we saw a manatee which thrilled the kids. The way back was easier as the wind and current were more cooperative. We had forgotten our cooler and so Kasara arranged for someone to bring us cold waters when we arrived at the shore. A++ from our crowd.
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Reagan E wrote a review Aug 2021
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My girlfriend and I were here at St. Pete for vacation, and this was the most exciting thing we did! It was just perfect from start to finish, and so peaceful. We went at 9:30 and must’ve seen about 10 dolphins! The group we were supposed to go with canceled, so it was just my girlfriend, and I, and the tour guide. (Our own private tour) The stop at Shell Key was beautiful and so fun because it was like we had our own private island! Our tour guide was so sweet, and educated us all about the wild life. She took pictures for us, and made the trip so much more enjoyable. If you are in town, and looking for a fun, adventurous activity, I would definitely recommend this excursion!
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Date of experience: August 2021
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