On the Water

Visitors interested in wildlife sightings or the relaxed nature of boating will find the tours on the water most enjoyable! Any visitor who would like to see St. Augustine from a different perspective can take a tour on the water with any of the local boat tour services, some even offer kayaking tour services as well. St. Augustine's historic downtown faces the scenic Matanzas Bay to the east. Boat tours on the water take visitors past many of the historic sites while also spotting local Florida wildlife. St. Augustine's climate is classic Florida weather and stays mostly sunny all year round. Visitors can go on a boat or kayak tour well into the winter months and still enjoy warm temperatures! Many tours go out to sea as well and do not just stay on the Matanzas River. Glide through the historic wetlands of St. Augustine while soaking in the sun and spotting natural wildlife!

St. Augustine Eco Tours

(904) 377-7245
111 Avenida Menendez

3 review(s)

This guided tour on the water boasts serious nature and serious fun. See the Florida wetland landscape and wildlife from the comfort of a boat piloted by trained guides and captains.

Schooner Freedom

(904) 810-1010
111 Avenida Menendez

3 review(s)
The Schooner Freedom under sail in St. Augustine, Florida.

Sail on the Florida waters that border the city of St. Augustine, the same currents that guided Menendez, Drake, and Ponce de Leon.

Foxy Lady Cruises

(904) 398-9553
111 Avenida Menendez

Vacationers can enjoy the pampered surroundings of a fully-appointed yacht as they tour St. Augustine.


(904) 471-1111
9600 Oceanshore Blvd.

6 review(s)

Marineland offers a variety of ways to interact with their dolphins, as well as hands-on exhibits about marine life and the history of this classic Florida attraction.

A variety of boat rentals and charters are available at he Devil’s Elbow Fishing Resort.

El Galéon Tall Ship

(904) 824-1606
111 Avenida Menendez

The tall ship El Galeon is open for tours every day when docked in her homeport of St. Augustine.

El Galéon, a replica of a 16th-century Spanish ship, is open for tours daily when docked in her homeport of St. Augustine.

Inshore Adventures

(904) 377-3734
743 Queen Rd

Start your vacation off right with Captain Tommy Derringer and Inshore Adventures in historic St. Augustine!