Travel Guide

Home to a rare maritime forest ecosystem and unique array of flora and fauna, Amelia Island offers an escape from urban life to the wonders of nature and the sea. A place for families to rediscover simple joys, like finding a fossilized shark's tooth or climbing a tree centuries old.  Beloved bynaturalists, conservationists. bird-watchers, and sea turtle fans alike. An eco-tourism paradise for kayakers and stand-up paddleboard enthusiasts. 


THE MAGIC of a sea turtle next excavation

Located just off the coast of northeast Florida, Amelia Island is easy to reach, but hard to forget. With 13 miles of beautiful beaches, abundant native wildlife, and pristine waters, this barrier island has long been a beloved destination for visitors and residents alike.