Amelia River Cruises & Charters

1 North Front Street, Suite 3, Fernandina Beach, FL 32034
904-261-9972   |   Visit Website

About Amelia River Cruises & Charters

A visit to Amelia Island is incomplete without a tour of our scenic waterways. Amelia River Cruises & Charters provides narrated, historic and wildlife sightseeing tours with views of dolphins, manatees, sea otters, alligators, and the wild horses of Cumberland Island National Seashore. Our tours are offered in the morning, afternoon and at sunset; with special trips available for group charters. In the summer, we offer educational shrimping eco-tours led by a naturalist.  We also can do weddings, funerals, birthday parties, business meetings, and other special events.

Open 7 days/Week:
July 23 - Aug 4, 9am - 7:30pm
Aug 5 - Sept 1, 9am - 7pm
Sept 2 - Sept 22, 9am - 6:30pm
Sept 23 - Oct 20, 9am - 6pm
Oct 21 - Nov 2, 9am - 5:30pm
Nov 3 - Nov 27, 9am - 4:30pm
Nov 28, - 9am - 10am
Nov 29 - Nov 30, 9am - 4:30pm

Open 6 days/Week:
Dec 2 - Dec 23, 9am - 2:30pm
Dec 24 - Dec 25, CLOSED
Dec 26 - Dec 31, 9am - 2:30pm
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1704 Reviews

Jul 03, 2022 by Newamica

Very informative!

The 2 1/2 hour history tour is worth every penny. The tour guides were very knowledgeable. The ability to see 20 or 10% of the wild horses on Cumberland Island was a highlight. We also saw dolphins...

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Jul 01, 2022 by Elimee-1


Underwhelming. The last half hour dragged. Two hours would be more than enough time to see and hear everything you need to see and hear on this ho-hum boat tour. It was nice to be out on the water...

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Jun 22, 2022 by Sundarraj P

Must see tour to get mesmerized

It was a Father’s Day and we as a family wanted to a have a sweet memory. We took sunset cruise along with our Golden Retriever. Captain Benny gave a detailed tour outlining the history. He was very...

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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.