Learn about the Calusa, also known as the shell indians on this 6-hour excursion. Visit the historical mound house and mound key. Discover how they thrived in this area over 3,000 years ago. During this cruise, you will have the opportunity to tour the mound house & grounds. Guests will also be able to visit mound key and hike to the top of the 30 foot shell mound. Refreshments and snacks are complimentary.
Kick back and relax on this scenic 3-hour cruise as we explore the pristine mangrove ecosystem in search of dolphin. During this tour you will learn about the bird and marine life of the Estero Bay estuary as well as the history of the area. Manatee can often be seen perusing the grass flats.
Refreshments and snacks are complimentary.
Depart on a 4-hour dolphin and shelling adventure. You will explore the Gulf of Mexico and the beautiful back bay. We will peruse the grass flats to look for manatees grazing and dolphins playing. At a low tide you can often view wading birds on the exposed mud flats. You will then be able to hunt for shells on an island only accessible by boat. Refreshments and snacks are complimentary.
Truly get on island time when you reserve the boat for a full 8-hour day. Wander the island of Cayo Costa and search for seashells. Choose from Cabbage Key, Barnacle's or North Captiva Island Club for a bite to eat. During this tour, you will completely circumnavigate Sanibel and Captiva islands. It is likely we will be able to view both dolphin and manatee, along with various bird species on this cruise. Refreshments and snacks are complimentary.
During this 6-hour charter, explore the quaint
village of Matlacha on
Pine Island. Enjoy lunch
the Sandy Hook Fish & Rib House. Afterwards,
stroll along and shop the various art galleries of Matlacha. Dolphins are typically found during this cruise. Refreshments and snacks are complimentary.
Embark on a 10-hour cruise to the historic village of Boca Grande on Gasparilla Island. Once on the island, rent a bike or golf cart to explore the lighthouse, shopping and restaurants.
Check out the Boca Grande Chamber of Commerce website for more detailed information on planning your day. Refreshments and snacks are complimentary.
ISLAND TIME DOLPHIN & SHELLING CRUISES | GETAWAY MARINA 18400 SAN CARLOS BLVD, FORT MYERS BEACH, FL 33931 | 239-898-6155