Although it’s difficult to pull yourself off our beautiful shelling beach, perhaps it’s time to get off the sand and get out on the water!
Captiva Cruises offers up some of the most interesting and exciting tours off the coasts of our islands imaginable. Located nearby on Captiva Island at McCarthy’s Marina, Captiva Cruises welcomes you and your family to enjoy a day on the waves with a friendly and informative staff. Offering scheduled cruises, group outings, and private charters they are a full-service operation geared to giving you the absolute best experience. Founded in 1986, they have been touring folks around in their comfortable and spacious vessels for many years and know the area like the pros they are.
Check out their numerous cruise options, you can choose from a number of exciting experiences. Our favorite? Enjoy a stunning Island sunset from the deck of their comfortable vessels. With live music and a full cash bar as the sun goes down in the Gulf, you’ll never feel farther from reality.
Captiva Cruises also offers day trips heading out to pristine Cayo Costa for shelling and beach fun. Revisit our Native American past by traveling to Tarpon Lodge for lunch and then take off to the Randell Research Center to learn about the Indian mounds that dot our landscape, the last remnants of a huge civilization long gone. They even offer a night cruise for a star-gazing astronomy experience. See the stars above your head as your glide over the water.
Any special event your family would like to celebrate can be organized into a wonderful day charter with Captiva Cruises.
Truly one of the area’s premier attractions, you won’t be disappointed.