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Address: 200 Madonna Blvd, St. Petersburg, FL 33715-1735
Phone Number: +1 727-744-3218
9:00 am - 7:00 pm
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Experience the adventure of a lifetime on our Speed Boat Adventure Tour! On...

Experience the adventure of a lifetime on our Speed Boat Adventure Tour! On this guided and narrated tour with a twist, you are the captain of your own speedboat. Follow our trained and knowledgeable guides to experience the best of both worlds - the THRILL of driving your own speedboat, and the safety of having a skilled guide introduce you to the beauty of the Florida coast. Located in serene Tampa Bay, this 2 hour tour will take you by beautiful National Wildlife Refuges and pass by the historic Fort De Soto Park. You may see pods of bottle nose dolphins, manatees, sea turtles, sting rays, and numerous varieties of local birds. No boating experience necessary! Book a tour today to guarantee an unforgettable experience for the whole family!

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Fun! Fun! Fun!

Did this a few tears ago with a friend and had the time of my life! I have never owned a boat and was a little afraid but they give you instructions and there is someone in a lead... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed yesterday
Sharon V
St. Petersburg, Florida

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St. Petersburg, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Did this a few tears ago with a friend and had the time of my life! I have never owned a boat and was a little afraid but they give you instructions and there is someone in a lead boat to follow. They let you open it up where and when they can! Loved this experience!

Thank Sharon V
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Just back from this tour - This place rocks , totally recommend it , if in doubt don't hesitate just do it , got there about 15 mins before our tour was to begin registered in with Chris and Scott , these guys are brilliant , got safety Briefed which was not boring these guys added some humour to this... More 

Thank Lanadel
Atlanta, Georgia
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visiting family in Tampa and looking for something to do for the afternoon, my sister and I decided to try Speed Boat Adventures. Clear, concise instructions on safety and boat operation from Chris, then we were off with Capt Scott for the guided tour. Great tour, with plenty of local history and fun facts. No experience necessary and definitely recommended.

Thank Michael W
London, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Probably the highlight of our Florida holiday - this allows you to spend time on sea, driving your own individual speedboats, but having the peace of mind that you're close to a highly experienced Captain Scott, who drove alongside us in his own boat, using walkie talkies to give us instructions. Prepare yourself for his awful jokes and stories! We... More 

Thank Nicola K
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a nicley run operations. They give you great instructions on how to drive a boat, I was a little apprehensive, but our guide made sure I was doing well. Loved having a guided tour because everything looks the same when you are in the water. He stopped half way to allow time to switch drivers if you wanted... More 

Thank Carol H
Tampa, Florida
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband and I went out on an "adventure" for our anniversary and had a great time! The staff is great and we really enjoyed our tour. Definitely recommend and would do it again!

Thank sbrewer99
Bracknell, United Kingdom
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2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Myself, my wife and our 7 year old son shared a boat and what a laugh we had. Was a little apprehensive at first as never driven a boat before but owner Chris and Capt. Scott soon fill you with confidence. When Scott yells ‘Open it up!” that first time, it’s a real thrill. Couldn’t wipe the smiles off our... More 

Thank Greg R
Manorville, New York
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2016 via mobile

I had a great time with my dad and my 11 yr old cousin. Captain Scott explained everything really well and made sure I was comfortable driving the boat. And of course the scenery was beautiful. I would love to come back

Thank krdellapenna
St. Petersburg, Florida
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2016 via mobile

Had a friend come for a visit from Las Vegas and was looking for something special to do. Sooo happy I found this! We both had the best time. I was nervous about "driving" the speedboat, but it was super easy, super safe, and most of all super fun. We couldn't stop laughing. The owner Chris was a great guy... More 

Thank luvstogo1870
Manchester, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2016 via mobile

Felt the need to leave a review for these guys as me and my husband had so much fun on our recent visit. I bought this experience as a birthday present whilst we were on our honeymoon and we both agree that it did not disappoint! The boats are easy to manage and our Captain, Scott, navigated us around St.... More 

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