Nature Boat Excursion

Join an expert guide on a safe and fun boat tour into the rivers and creeks of St. Augustine, Florida. Great chance of seeing wild bottlenose dolphins, unique birdlife, and possibly even a manatee or sea turtle. Underwater microphones bring the river to life on these educational tours for a groups of 2 to 16 guests. All ages welcome!


  • 90 minute tour covers 12 or more miles of rivers and creeks to maximize chances of seeing wildlife.
  • Expert guides offer detailed information on wildlife and habitats.
  • Limited to small groups of 16 passengers or less.
  • Great for all levels of photography.
  • Safe, dry and stable boats - no motion sickness.
St. Augustine Eco Tours' dolphin, birding and nature tour provides personalized outings reserved for sixteen passengers or less per boat. This ensures a very dynamic trip as the guide can cater the experience to the interests of the group. 

All guides are interpretive naturalists and USCG licensed Captains who will explain the elements of the estuary. Our most popular 90 minute trip explores the rivers and creeks surrounding St. Augustine and combines dolphin and bird watching with marine ecology, historic sights, and a safe and fun boat ride. 

This trip is guaranteed to excite and educate guests of all ages--our youngest passenger to date was six months old and our most experienced celebrated her 90 birthday on a sunset trip. Our goal is to provide intimate experiences for everyone who wants to get out on the water.