Start your evening out by winding down on the water! Let us take you on an adventure to the bay-front, where our experienced guides will give you a tour on nature, wildlife, and famous historic landmarks. There are no other tours like this in St. Augustine!
What to Expect
Time – This cruise is in the early evening and varies depending on season. See calendar for times!
When – Year round, Thursday – Sunday.
Included – 6 samples of wine, plus 1/2 off one full drink! This is a great opportunity to try out some local favorites! We also have an assortment of cheese and crackers for you to enjoy!
Length – 90 minutes.
Where – We depart from the Camachee Cove Marina, 107 Yacht Club Dr. Dock A-19.
You will receive a presentation of 6 fabulous wines (including local favorites) that you will get to sample, then choose your favorite to enjoy at half off. Don’t like wine? No problem! We also have an excellent variety of beer including local crafts. This tour includes the sampling plus 1/2 off 1 drink, and an assortment of cheese and crackers. Our cash bar on board will be open for purchases during the tour.
Exploring the city by water, you’ll get to enjoy resplendent views of the following sites:
– St. Augustine Bayfront
– Castillo de San Marcos
– Mission Nombre de Dios (The Big Cross)
– Bridge of Lions
– St. Augustine Lighthouse
This tour is narrated by a knowledgeable and entertaining crew. You’ll have an experience unlike any other tour in this town with the perfect mixture of wildlife viewing (we see dolphin on a regular basis), rich history and wine tasting!
What To Know
-We always check ID’s.
-Our bar on board has a fantastic variety of 6-8 different types of beer, including local craft favorites. We also have 6-8 different types of wine and bubbly including local favorites, and non alcoholic drinks available for purchase.
-Our vessel is a very comfortable 45′ pontoon boat with a capacity of 38 passengers. For this particular cruise, we do not exceed 20 passengers to make for a more intimate experience.
-The vessel is 75% shaded with just a section of the boat uncovered. During the summer months you might want a hat, sunglasses and comfortable/light clothing. During the fall/winter months you might want a light jacket, but we do have wool blankets on board for those chilly days.
-All required Coast Guard inspected life preserves are on board, but you do not need to wear them during the tour.
–You must arrive 15 minutes before the time of departure. We always leave on time. This is to accommodate the check-in process as well as the mandatory safety briefing.
-Keep in mind that gratuity is not included. Like most hospitality jobs, the majority of the crew’s pay come from tips. We only accept cash at the boat, if you’d like to include a tip on your card please call ahead of time. 18% is customary.
Important Booking Information
-You must purchase tickets to reserve your seat on the boat. We close off online booking an hour before the tour start time. If you have more than 8 guests in your party, please call to book. If you have more than 14 people in your party, you are required book a Private Tour in advance by calling 904-827-7728 or emailing [email protected]
-Take note that you must pay a re-booking fee if you miss the boat and would like to reschedule.
-Please make sure all of your contact information is correct during checkout in case we need to contact you. Double check that your phone number and email address are correct. Please make sure that the date and time you are booking are correct! Check your inbox for the confirmation email – this will act as your boarding pass. Please contact us if you fail to receive it in the next 30 minutes.
-You must read your confirmation email after booking as it includes all of the important details about where we are located, step by step instructions on how to find the vessel once you are in the marina, and check-in.
-All ticket sales are final. A 48 hour cancellation notice is required by email in order to get a refund. A $10 per person (plus tax) fee will apply to all schedule changes without a 48 hour written notice by email to [email protected] This fee also applies if you miss the boat and would like to re-book your trip.