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Amelia River Cruises

Centre Street, Fernandina Harbor Marina, Fernandina Beach, Amelia Island, FL 32034
+1 904-261-9972
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Spectacular View from Cumberland Island

We went with a group from church on the sunset cruise to Cumberland Island. The captain and... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
SideshowKay
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Jacksonville, Florida
via mobile
Great River Cruise

Booked the BYOB cruise for 8/18. The weather was great - warm, but bearable in the early evening... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Jeff G
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Aiken, South Carolina
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A visit to Amelia Island is incomplete without a tour of our scenic waterways. Amelia River Cruises & Charters provides many opportunities to do just that. Our daily tours are professionally narrator by local history and nature experts. Come on along and enjoy a relaxing excursion along the beautiful Amelia River. New Tours include our adult-oriented BYOB Twilight Sunset Cruise with live music onboard. We are pet-friendly, bathroom equipped, handicap-accessible and food and beverages are allowed onboard. Private charters can be arranged for your special occasion.
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“sunset cruise” (84 reviews)
“wild horses” (348 reviews)
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Hours Today: 09:00 - 18:30
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Centre Street, Fernandina Harbor Marina, Fernandina Beach, Amelia Island, FL 32034
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+1 904-261-9972
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We went with a group from church on the sunset cruise to Cumberland Island. The captain and narrator Brent was very friendly and knowledgeable about the area. We saw the wild horses on the island and one actually entered the water since it was high...More

Thank SideshowKay
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Booked the BYOB cruise for 8/18. The weather was great - warm, but bearable in the early evening. Smooth water. Those that book this cruise need to be aware that this is very much a "party" cruise - not an informative tour. Bring your coolers...More

Thank Jeff G
Reviewed 5 days ago

very nice had two knowledgeable tour operators who tried their best to entertain the group disappointed that all you saw were wild horses a mile away pleasant boat ride was able to move about in the boat crowd was relaxed and enjoyed themselves for the...More

Thank pouiavenue
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We are locals and go on the Amelia River Cruise several times a year with friends and family. They have a variety of tours available for everyone. The captain's are incredibly safe and knowledgeable about the area and the waterways! This is one of our...More

Thank Susie B
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

It's always great to get out on the open water. I did the educational tour last week and was impressed with the captains knowledge on the history of Fernandina beach and Cumberland island. He also went out of his way to point out some of...More

Thank SabsRob
Reviewed 6 days ago

Captain Kurt and Bob gave us a wonderful tour of Cumberland Island. Not only did we see the wild horses on the island we had dolphins following the boat. Very interesting history lesson.

Thank Patti H
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

My daughter and I absolutely loved the sunset cruise we took on Monday, August 15. We had a fabulous captain who had grown up in Amelia Island and was so knowledgeable about all things Fernandina and Amelia Island. If we go back in September, this...More

Thank Megan P
Reviewed 1 week ago

We went on the Cumberland Island 10:00 cruise. It gave us a great amount of information about both Amelia Island and Cumberland Island history as well as some animal highlights which included numerous wild horses, birds and dolphins. Water was available for $1 and there...More

1  Thank Marsha W
Reviewed 1 week ago

My daughter bought me tix for this river cruise for Mother's Day. I was visiting from New England and finally got to see the Cumberland Island wild horses! Captains Kurt and Bob were very knowledgeable and entertaining throughout the cruise. We saw the wild horses,...More

Thank Flo C
Carol C, Guest Relations Manager at Amelia River Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We are so glad that you enjoyed your mothers day gift. Seeing the wild horses is quite exciting. Thank you for the great feed back and we look forward to cruising with you again.

Reviewed 1 week ago

Lots of animals to see from the boat with an excellent guide explaining as you go. Stable boat, comfortable trip.

Thank curtis_j_trippodi
Carol C, Guest Relations Manager at Amelia River Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for joining us on a cruise and for taking the time to leave a review. We hope you will come cruise with us again.

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Response from David P | Reviewed this property |
Very smooth ride. No sea sickness at all.
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