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Island Ferry

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Open today: 08:00 - 21:00
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Awesome Captain Tim!!

Perfect trip. Met some lovely people. Tim took the time to make sure we had some interaction with... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Tampa, Florida
Above and Beyond!

Captain Joe was outstanding! My wife wanted to go shell hunting on Shell Key and hunted for cruises... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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“sunset cruise”(15 reviews)
“pass a grille”(10 reviews)
“captain john”(5 reviews)
We offer semi-private boat tours to Shell Key, Egmont Key, Anna Maria Island, and more. We also do dolphin tours and sunset tours. We serve tourists and residents of downtown St Petersburg and the surrounding areas. Our water limos are comfortable...more
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St. Petersburg, FL
+1 727-742-2277
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Perfect trip. Met some lovely people. Tim took the time to make sure we had some interaction with dolphins. I will be doing this again, soon.

Thank SalsaDancer77
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Captain Joe was outstanding! My wife wanted to go shell hunting on Shell Key and hunted for cruises to go on. We were not disappointed with Island Ferry or Captain Joe! Booked a 9am depart time and even left a little early as we were...More

Thank Muttly23
Reviewed 16 July 2018 via mobile

Thank you captain Joe! Paul and I loved the sunset cruise. I am looking forward to a snorkeling trip!

Thank Jennyfosdick
Reviewed 13 July 2018 via mobile

Captain Joe was very knowledgeable about sea life, plant life and birds. Both his educational background and life experiences lent to an educational and entertaining experience. He clearly provided guideline for safety while keeping the tour relaxing.

Thank Jeanne K
Reviewed 13 July 2018 via mobile

We had a great time! Captain Joe was awesome. This was one of the best experiences we had on our trip.

Thank Todd G
Reviewed 29 June 2018 via mobile

We went on the dolphin cruise and to shell island, and were so amazed by how helpful and informative Capt. Brittany was! She not only made it fun but also taught our group so much about the area, the ocean and the animals! I would...More

Thank ahmaffett115
Reviewed 27 June 2018 via mobile

Most amazing time with Captain Britney she was an amazing tour guide got to see real life National Geographic moments with the dolphins!!! Shell island did not disappoint...believe me this is worth your time and money!!!

Thank Melissa A
Reviewed 26 June 2018 via mobile

Capitan Sebastian and Christen were very accommodating, telling us interesting facts during the trip. Easy going people. We really enjoyed the trip and will be coming back next year.

1  Thank Vladyslava K
Reviewed 15 June 2018 via mobile

The best sunset cruise we have experienced. There were only six folks and they were so nice! Captain Brittany was so knowledgeable and such a great pleasure to speak with! Ty captain and island ferry for making our trip the best!!

Thank KJMemories
Reviewed 9 June 2018 via mobile

We booked a private tour and spent a wonderful day on the water with Capitan Dave. We went to several islands of our choice, found hundreds of shells and sand dollars, and saw dolphins and sting rays. We will do this again the next time...More

Thank Rachel S
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tim c
10 February 2017|
Response from Dawn G | Reviewed this property |
No. It's not that type of boat (there is no cabin below) . It's an intimate boat for about 6-8 people on with plenty room for everyone.
Tom K
21 March 2016|
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Response from SebastianF1963 | Property representative |
Hello Tom, thank you for writing. The snorkeling here in sub-tropical waters is not quite like the warmer waters of the Florida Keys. You will see many many fish by Egmont's Sunken Ruins, and our trip also takes you... More
Gerry T
15 January 2016|
Response from Rogelio5150 | Reviewed this property |
I do not know if it changes with the season,in July I paid like 100 for 5,3 kids 2 adults