Boat Tours in St. Augustine: Everything You Need to Know

Historic downtown St. Augustine is surrounded by gorgeous, picturesque waters. What’s the best way to sightsee in the oldest city in the United States? From a boat on the water! There is an array of boat tours in St. Augustine that allow you to see the city in a new and exciting way. 

For more information on the best tours, attractions, events, and more in St. Augustine, take a look at our complimentary Vacation Guide. It’s the ultimate vacation planning tool! 

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The Best Boat Tours in St. Augustine

The charter company, St. Augustine Boat Tours, is one of the most popular around town. Whether you’re looking for a way to see natural wildlife, historic landmarks, or beautiful scenery, there is a boat tour in St. Augustine that’s perfect for you!

Sunset Tour

dolphin jumping in sunset

Trip lasts approximately one hour.

Departs from the Conch House Marina on Anastasia Island.

Is there a better way to end your day than with a sunset cruise? We don’t think so! This tour will sail around the Matanzas River and Inlet. You’ll gaze at sunsets so beautiful that they look like a watercolor painting. You’ll also take in sights of the Bridge of Lions and Castillo de San Marcos.  

Dolphin / Wildlife & History Tour

Trip lasts approximately one hour.

Departs from the Conch House Marina on Anastasia Island.

Hop aboard and enjoy the salty sea breeze in your hair as you cruise along the Matanzas Bay and Intracoastal Waterway. This tour highlights the city’s most famous landmarks, including the St. Augustine Lighthouse, the Castillo de San Marco National Monument, the Bridge of Lions, Flagler College, and more! Keep your eyes peeled for fascinating wildlife, such as playful dolphins and mesmerizing sea turtles

Private Charters

Group of young people having a boat party. Friends sitting at the back of a yacht and partying.

Private boat charters are family-friendly and tailored to your group’s needs and interests.

Switch things up and celebrate your special occasion on the water with a private charter cruise. Private charters are perfect for celebrations and occasions, including family reunions, corporate gatherings, birthday parties, celebrations of life, and more. You can rent out the entire boat for your group and bring your own food and beverages. 

Nights of Lights

Trip lasts approximately 1 ¼  hour.

Departs from the Conch House Marina on Anastasia Island.

Each year from the end of November to the beginning of February, St. Augustine lights up and comes alive for the Night of Lights. Downtown comes aglow with hundreds of tiny white lights that look stunning from the waterfront. You can have some fun viewing the lights with special 3D glasses.

Stay at Agustin Inn

Agustin Inn is where history, romance, and St. Augustine charm come together in one spot. Our historic bed and breakfast is located in the heart of St. Augustine’s historic district perfectly nestled between St. George Street and Matanzas Bay. When you stay with us, you’ll be steps away from the city’s best restaurants, shops, and attractions. 

When you choose Agustin Inn for your getaway accommodations, you’ll see why travelers find our inn to be more personal and charming than anywhere else in the city. Each of our 18 rooms features a modern private bathroom, 16 of which include a hot tub in the suite. Plus, each morning, guests will be treated to a complimentary two-course breakfast that features fresh and local ingredients. Take a look at our accommodations and start planning your trip to St. Augustine. We can’t wait to see you! 

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