Amelia River Cruises

1 North Front Street, Fernandina Beach, FL 32034
904-261-9972   |

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About Amelia River Cruises

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


Hours: see description

Special Offers

  • Harris Teeter Vic Deals - 10% off the 2:30pm Beach Creek Tour
  • Seaside Salute - 15% off to all active duty personnel.
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1446 Reviews

Aug 11, 2020 by Bonnie H

Perfect way to spend the day

The whole crew -- Capn. Dave, Mark, and Dorothy -- provided a fun, relaxing day on the water for all aboard. We learned a lot about Amelia and Cumberland Islands and saw dolphins, manatees, and wild...

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Aug 08, 2020 by cmcgkam

Definitely worth doing

We did the Cumberland Island tour and it’s was great. Our guide (Mark) was very knowledgeable on the area’s history, stories and even restaurant recommendations. Good people. The boat was clean and...

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Aug 04, 2020 by 626tracyn

Fun BYOB sunset cruise

I like to travel alone but I’m always a little nervous about booking tours where I may be the odd man out. I shouldn’t have worried! For one, it’s a totally different perspective on Amelia to cruise...

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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.