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Amelia River Cruises

Centre Street, Fernandina Harbor Marina, Fernandina Beach, Amelia Island, FL 32034
+1 904-261-9972
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My husband and I have been on several cruises here. Always informative. Very enjoyable. My favorite... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Brenda M
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Columbia, Missouri, United States
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Relaxing, interesting & informative: saw a lot of nature

A perfect way to spend a morning leisurely cruising around the northern tip of Amelia Island and... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
SharonWS1982
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Atlanta, Georgia
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A visit to Amelia Island is incomplete without a tour of our scenic waterways. Amelia River Cruises & Charters provides many opportunities to do just that. Our daily tours are professionally narrator by local history and nature experts. Come on along and enjoy a relaxing excursion along the beautiful Amelia River. New Tours include our adult-oriented BYOB Twilight Sunset Cruise with live music onboard. We are pet-friendly, bathroom equipped, handicap-accessible and food and beverages are allowed onboard. Private charters can be arranged for your special occasion.
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Hours Today: 09:00 - 18:30
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Centre Street, Fernandina Harbor Marina, Fernandina Beach, Amelia Island, FL 32034
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

My husband and I have been on several cruises here. Always informative. Very enjoyable. My favorite was the eco tour, when it was offered in March. Now it is offered in summer.

Thank Brenda M
Reviewed 3 days ago

A perfect way to spend a morning leisurely cruising around the northern tip of Amelia Island and onto Cumberland Island, GA. 2 1/2 hour trip. Loved the narration of our guide, Mark. Learned so much about the area in a fun and interesting way. Saw...More

Thank SharonWS1982
Reviewed 4 days ago

We took the 2.5 hr river cruise ànd thoroughly enjoyed a Great historical and informational cruise also highlighting the nature and ecosystem of the area. The captan and his mate were both fun and knowledgable and willing to stop for any wildlife sightings.mwe saw flat...More

Thank MPMRPH
Reviewed 5 days ago

This was a fun ride on a hot day. The historian shared so much information in a fun way. To see the wild horses, especially the white horses near the shore of one of the islands we passed as we were given the history about...More

Thank 471wandap
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

My entire family of about 15 went up to Amelia Island for my grandfather's 70th Birthday. We boarded this boat and sat near the front. The friendly crew helped with safety instructions as we pulled out of the marina. We toured the beautiful Cumberland Island...More

Thank ameliaisland4life
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Third time on this cruise. Different historian/naturalist each time. All excellent. Fun sense of humor, family friendly. Good value. Top notch pilot/captain. Great way to entertain friends.

Thank Karen T
Reviewed 1 week ago

Trip was amazing. Very informative. Horses, birds, dolphins and more. Highly recommend! Recommend bringing water and your cameras. Be on the ready for anything!

Thank laurieseder
Reviewed 1 week ago

It was a rainy day but the river cruise was awesome. The crew was great the captain was awesome he was funny and was very knowledgeable about the island. We were able to see wildlife (wild horses, birds and dolphins) which was great. Thanks for...More

Thank ASalisbury11
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Captains on the cruise we took June 1st were amazing. They were knowledgeable, funny and very entertaining. This was the best part of our trip. My girlfriend and I will be back and probably do the cruise again. Kudos to our captains and your...More

Thank Susan G
Reviewed 1 week ago

Crew was friendly and funny, shared a lot of information & history of the area. We enjoyed seeing dolphins, manatee, horses, and birds.

Thank sc40sumthin
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dolphinchicks
How smooth is the ride? Did anyone have any seasickness?
13 June 2017|
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Response from steve p | Reviewed this property |
Very smooth ride,was a clear day,
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lockridge1969
How much does it cost to go on the river boat cruise
13 June 2017|
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Response from pat P | Reviewed this property |
$30
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lockridge1969
How much does it cost to go on the river boat cruise
13 June 2017|
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Response from Rich N | Reviewed this property |
So sorry I'm seeing this so late. You can call them for pricing. I think it was something like $35. A little pricey, but is was several hours and entertaining, so we thought it was worth it.
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