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Island Gypsy Excursions

750 Palm Point Drive, Goodland Boat Park, Marco Island, FL 34140
+1 239-450-2800
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Highly Recommended!

This was a birthday gift for my parents, who have lived in Naples for 20 years. Nancy and Martin... read more

Reviewed 17 April 2017
Charles G
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The Captain, Nancy, was educated as a marine biologist and worked for Florida Wildlife in the Marco... read more

Reviewed 27 March 2017
Marco Island, Florida
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Island Gypsy Excursions offer their guests a chance to see and explore the natural beauty of Southwest Florida’s Ten Thousand Islands mangrove ecosystem. Enjoy the wildlife in this pristine estuary, aboard our 24’ shallow draft boat, as we meander through the mangrove lined passages where the Calusa Indians and early Florida pioneers once settled. Walk along the barrier islands riddled with seashells, washed ashore along the sandy beaches. Come aboard our boat for an ecological and historical tour - a memorable adventure for the whole family! Relax and experience the essence of old Florida. Thank you for visiting our site.
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750 Palm Point Drive, Goodland Boat Park, Marco Island, FL 34140
+1 239-450-2800

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Reviewed 17 April 2017

This was a birthday gift for my parents, who have lived in Naples for 20 years. Nancy and Martin exceeded our expectations. To say that Nancy has an extensive knowledge of southwest Florida is an understatement, no doubt because of her twenty years as a...More

Thank Charles G
Reviewed 27 March 2017

The Captain, Nancy, was educated as a marine biologist and worked for Florida Wildlife in the Marco Area. She knows EVERYTHING about the islands and the not only the critters but the various mangroves that make up the 10,000 Islands. If you want to see...More

1  Thank SeaSix52
Reviewed 23 March 2017

Nancy and Martin will take you on a very informative and relaxing private boat excursion. Private because they will take only your party even if it does not fill the boat. You will be able to select the type of trip that best serves the...More

Thank Terrie R
Reviewed 6 February 2017

My mother-in-law surprised us on our recent trip to Marco Island with an Island Gypsy Excursion. My first thought was, how are we going to pass the time? Will this just be another boring boat ride? From the moment I met Nancy and Martin, I...More

Thank NAN_6255265
Reviewed 3 February 2017

My mom took my husband and I and our 3 kids (ages 5, 7 and 8) on the boat tour of Marco Island. We had hoped to go see Cape Romano however the weather didn't cooperate and we were warned ahead of time that it...More

Thank Sarah M
Reviewed 1 February 2017

Just had a great excursion to Cape Romano with Nancy and Martin. These guys will make you feel like your family invited you out for the day and wanted to make sure you knew how special you are. Nancy has incredible knowledge of the area....More

Thank gary K
Reviewed 31 January 2017

We read all the reviews for Marco tours, and selected this one based on the positive reviews. Best decision we ever made! Nancy and Martin are awesome! From our initial contact, Nancy was accommodating and flexible. We booked about seven days in advance of our...More

Thank golfinwi
Reviewed 30 January 2017

Nancy and Martin are absolutely the most gracious hosts from the start. As we were leaving Marco Island Nancy encouraged the dolphins to follow and play - they actually jumped out of the water, took a twist and dove right back in. Nancy shared from...More

Thank jleachx2
Reviewed 28 January 2017 via mobile

Captain Nancy and First Mate Martin were absolutely great! Their knowledge of the area's history and ecology, their passion for what they do, and their hospitality all combined to make our tour fascinating and fun. Nancy engaged the dolphins to swim with our boat, and...More

Thank Pamfea
Reviewed 27 January 2017 via mobile

Great late afternoon cruise with Nancy and Martin at the helm. Fun, informative and yet personal! Saw several dolphins and voyaged out to the round home on the gulf. What a site.

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Anne C
How much is the tour? We are 4 senior citizens coming to Marco beginning of February. Thanks.
9 November 2015|
Response from Nancy N | Property representative |
Hi Anne C, thank you for your question. Our tours are usually three hours at $60 for adults. This price includes 6% sales tax. If you go to the website ( listed above) you will see the fees and tours. I hope this helps... More
Ginny N
Do you go from Marco to Sanibel?
23 August 2015|
Response from Nancy N | Property representative |
Hi Ginny N, no we do not go to Sanibel. Our tours are local around Marco Island and the Ten Thousand Islands. Thank you for your question.