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St Petersburg Speedboat Adventure

Highlights
  • Experience the rush of driving a speedboat with guidance of an expert
  • No prior speedboat experience is required
  • Learn the basics of boating before heading out on the water
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St Petersburg Speedboat Adventure
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Overview
Drive your own speedboat across Tampa Bay on this sightseeing tour, for which no previous experience is necessary. After a safety orientation, you’ll get aboard a F-13 mini speedboat and follow a guide from another vessel that’s equipped with a two-way communication system to ensure your safety and security. Plus, while cruising around, you’ll be able to explore the coastline and look out for dolphins.
What to Expect
Before getting behind the helm, you’ll receive a standard safety orientation that covers boating basics and the rules of the water. You’ll then hop aboard a F-13 mini speedboat to explore the waters of Tampa Bay, from Fort DeSoto to Egmont Key and the Sunshine Skyway Bridge.

While following a guide who will be in a separate boat, you’ll learn about the Florida coastline and get to view islands, national wildlife refuges, and the historic Fort De Soto Park, which covers five islands on the Gulf of Mexico and Tampa Bay. Plus, you’ll be able to make stops at various points of interest during the tour, as well as spot dolphins, manatees, tortoises, sea birds, and more.
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1 - 5 of 232 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile
Great day on the water

Dustin did a great job of accommodating all the different skill levels of the participants. Spent an hour and a half covering just over 20 miles.

Thank charliesthomasjr
Reviewed June 6, 2018 via mobile
Captain Dustin /Destin

No sure of the name of the captain Just now that this trip was better and great more than what I expected So good, good time with my mother it was great 👌🏻👌🏻😊😊

Thank Onix R
clboone, Public Relations Manager at Speed Boat Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

We're glad you enjoyed the tour! Hope to see you soon!

Reviewed April 30, 2018
Fun way to see the area !

Nice combination of sightseeing and big water fun. The staff was great. Can't miss on this one even for a novice boater.

Thank Brian E
clboone, Public Relations Manager at Speed Boat Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded May 9, 2018

Thank you for the review. We are thrilled that you enjoyed your tour!

Reviewed April 28, 2018 via mobile
Amazing

Had the time of our lives the guide was supper knowledgeable and very nice. Everyone around should try this !!! 10 stares all around

1  Thank Hahshsj H
Reviewed April 12, 2018
Fast and fun!

Loved this tour! We stumbled upon this trip and couldn’t be happier with it. Some neat history, a few dolphins and spectacular views. A great deal too.

Thank dawnbodtke
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It’s a guided tour that takes about 1 hour and 45 minutes.
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