Want a low cost, fun family adventure? Look no further than an Amelia Island river cruise! These cruises embark from the downtown Fernandina Beach, Florida marina and take you on a scenic tour of Amelia Island that will include such areas as Old Town Fernandina, Fort Clinch, Cumberland Island and of course, the beautiful marshes that surround the island. There may be wild horses grazing on Cumberland Island or you may happen on a family of manatee lolling in the shallows. Porpoise will cavort in the wake of these spacious, safe boats and your experienced captain and tour guide will point out all of the amazing birdlife that habit this wonderful eco-system.
Amelia River Cruises & Charters On Amelia Island, Florida.
One North Front Street
Fernandina Beach, Florida, 32034
Designed especially for adults, the Amelia River Cruises Twilight Cruise is one of the finest ways to end the day or begin the night. A sunset cruise on the Cumberland Sound can be as spectacular as the legendary Key West sunset. Enjoy a glass of your favorite beverage and listen to some of Fernandina's local entertainers onboard. The Bald Eagle is a 59 foot catamaran with open decks that give everyone onboard an excellent view. With the wind in your hair and the smell of sweet sea air, you will be swept away to a tropical paradise where all of your worries disappear and a sense of relaxation and appreciation of nature takes over you. This is an adult-oriented, BYOB cruise. Call 904-261-9972 for departure times and pricing or visit our website at www.AmeliaRiverCruises.com
Cumberland Island Tour
One of our most popular cruises, this two-hour cruise offers an extensive and rich history of Amelia and Cumberland Island, with views of wildlife seen along the way. From Fernandina's shrimp boats, historic Old Towne and Ft. Clinch, to the wild horses of Cumberland Island and the ruins of the Carnegie Dungeoness Mansion and the Greyfield Inn, our historians will share the colorful stories that define the character of this unique part of the world. Call 904-261-9972 for departure times and pricing or visit our website at www.AmeliaRiverCruises.com
Beach Creek Tour
This afternoon tour is a nice blend of history and nature, including a trip up Beach Creek with a beautiful view of the salt marshes and birdlife of Cumberland Island. This tour offers a close up view of the ruins of the Dungeoness Mansion and takes you, literally inside Cumberland Island. Call 904-261-9972 for departure times and pricing or visit our website at www.AmeliaRiverCruises.com
Our traditional family sunset cruise offers a laid back way to end the day with a brief history of the area, but focuses primarily on allowing passengers most of the trip to enjoy views of wildlife and the gorgeous sunsets we so often see here in northeast Florida. Food and beverage alcoholic and non-alcoholic are allowed on board and pets are welcome too. This tour is offered seven nights a week during Spring, Summer and Fall. Departs approximately one hour before the sunset. Call 904-261-9972 for departure times and pricing or visit our website at www.AmeliaRiverCruises.com