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The Turtles are Coming!

Posted on June 01, 2020
Did you know that about 90 percent of sea turtle nesting in the U.S. takes place in Florida?  Amelia Island is one of the idyllic spots where the ancient rituals of nesting and hatching unfold during the summer. Here's what you need to know to enjoy this unique time on the beach while helping to protect these endangered animals.

The Turtles are Coming!

Posted on June 01, 2020
Did you know that about 90 percent of sea turtle nesting in the U.S. takes place in Florida?  Amelia Island is one of the idyllic spots where the ancient rituals of nesting and hatching unfold during the summer. Here's what you need to know to enjoy this unique time on the beach while helping to protect these endangered animals.

Island Summer with Dad

Posted on May 21, 2020
Still refining your plans for Father's Day? Amelia Island is ready to offer an exceptional experience for every style of dad.

Island Summer with Dad

Posted on May 21, 2020
Still refining your plans for Father's Day? Amelia Island is ready to offer an exceptional experience for every style of dad.

10 Reasons to Visit Amelia Island after the Great Lockdown

Posted on May 11, 2020
We know things aren’t “normal” anywhere right now but just as soon as they are and you feel healthy and safe, we hope you’ll come back to see our enchanted island. Here are 10 great reasons you’ll want to visit Amelia Island after the great lockdown!

10 Reasons to Visit Amelia Island after the Great Lockdown

Posted on May 11, 2020
We know things aren’t “normal” anywhere right now but just as soon as they are and you feel healthy and safe, we hope you’ll come back to see our enchanted island. Here are 10 great reasons you’ll want to visit Amelia Island after the great lockdown!

7 Ways to Celebrate Mom on Amelia Island

Posted on May 06, 2020
Mother's Day is going to feel a little bit different this year. Think outside the norm and give the mom in your life something she'll treasure and talk about for years to come.

7 Ways to Celebrate Mom on Amelia Island

Posted on May 06, 2020
Mother's Day is going to feel a little bit different this year. Think outside the norm and give the mom in your life something she'll treasure and talk about for years to come.

Isle of Eight Flags

Posted on May 05, 2020
Sought after and fought over for centuries, storied Amelia Island is the only place in the U.S. to have been under the dominion of eight different flags. Find out the colorful stories behind the banners and have fun exploring the treasure trove of history, heritage, and attractions. 

Isle of Eight Flags

Posted on May 05, 2020
Sought after and fought over for centuries, storied Amelia Island is the only place in the U.S. to have been under the dominion of eight different flags. Find out the colorful stories behind the banners and have fun exploring the treasure trove of history, heritage, and attractions. 

About Amelia Island

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.