Backwater Cat Adventure

Backwater Cat Adventure is simply the best way to see Amelia Island's and St Pete Beach's beauty and nature. To see our schedule or book a tour now, choose one of the location buttons below!

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Phone number:

(904) 753 7631

Hours Of Operation:

Mon - Sun: 08:00 - 08:00

E-mail us:

backwateradventureamelia@gmail.com

PLEASE READ BEFORE BOOKING! REQUIRED

PLEASE READ!! NEW REQUIREMENT: If you plan to drive our boat and were born after January 1, 1988 and are at least 18 years of age, you must take the Temporary Boaters License Course online at Boat-Ed.com and show proof of completion on your phone before going on the tour. Please click on 'Exam Only' to take the exam. Boat-Ed.com charges $8.00 for the certification and it is required by Florida Law.

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2.5 Hour Amelia and Cumberland Boat Tour

$ 139$ - per person
About Our Amelia Island Tour. Now using our new Go-Cat Boat! Safer, faster, dryer ride and way more fun then the Craigcat boats we've been using for the past 6 years.
2.5 Hour Tour. Drive your own 2 man catamaran, while a guide (on his boat) leads you around Fort Clinch, Cumberland Island, Ga and throughout the backwater of Amelia Island seeking wildlife, sea life and a superior boating experience. Adventure Awaits you!

This 2.5 hour tour has it all; Beautiful scenery, wildlife, sea life on some very unique and fast boats. After a brief on how to operate your own boat, this adventure takes you on a river run through some of the most beautiful backwater and marshlands that Amelia has to offer. We're looking for dolphin, sea birds and other sea life along the way. After some really cool boating in the backwater, we stop off on a beautiful island for a little time off the boat. Then it's off to historic Fort Clinch on the tip of Amelia Island to take pictures and hear about the history and events of years past. Back down the Amelia River to the Historic Fernandina Harbor where we started.

This adventure will capture the hearts and minds of young and old alike. Perfect for couples, groups, and families with children 5 years old and up.
  • Childrens Price is $115 ages 5-12
  • 2.5 Hour Tour
  • Drive your own boat!
  • Complimentary pictures of your adventure!
  • Perfect Safety Rating!
  • Never lose your money due to weather
  • Complimentary waterproof jackets and pants
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1.15 Hour Amelia Island Boat Tour

$ 90$ - per person
About Our Amelia Island 1.15 Hour Tour: Now using our new Go-Cat Boat! Safer, faster, dryer ride and way more fun then the Craigcats we've used for the past 6 years
1 Hour 15 minute Tour. Drive your own 2 man Go-Cat Boat, while a guide (on his boat) leads you to Fort Clinch and throughout the backwater of Amelia Island seeking wildlife, sea life and a superior boating experience. Adventure Awaits you!

This 1 hour 15 minute tour has it all (except we do not have enough time to stop on an island); Beautiful scenery, wildlife, sea life on some very unique and fast boats. After a brief on how to operate your own boat, this adventure takes you on a river run through some of the most beautiful backwater and marshlands that Amelia has to offer. We're looking for dolphin, sea birds and other sea life along the way. Then it's off to historic Fort Clinch on the tip of Amelia Island to take pictures and hear about the history and events of years past. Back down the Amelia River to the Historic Fernandina Harbor where we started. .

This adventure will capture the hearts and minds of young and old alike. Perfect for couples, groups, and families with children 5 years old and up.
  • Children must be at least 5 years old to go
  • 1 Hour and 15 minute Tour
  • Drive your own boat!
  • Perfect Safety Rating!
  • Never lose your money due to weather
  • Complimentary waterproof jackets and pants available

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OUR LOCATIONS

Amelia Island

Amelia Island is one of Florida's most beautiful and pristine islands. The island is 13 miles long and 4 miles wide.

In addition to Amelia, there is a host of smaller islands we explore on the tour. Backwater Cat Adventure Amelia navigates the beautiful backwaters showcasing dolphin, wild horses, beautiful architecture, and much more.

ABOUT US

Why Backwater Cat Adventure?

Backwater Cat Adventure provides adventurous boat tours through Amelia Island and St Pete Beach, Florida, ! Our boats are custom designed by Backwater Cat providing endless fun for the whole family. This interactive adventure includes an experienced Backwater Cat Adventure tour guide that will keep you and your guests feeling safe and giving you fun facts about the area during the boat tour.

Our adventures usually last for a few hours so come prepared to see some beautiful wildlife and enjoy the sea life that Florida provides.

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Why Choose Us

Experience

Backwater Cat Adventure Boat Tours only employs top quality guides with years of experience in boat tours.

SC Travel Guide Premier Company

SC Travel Guide is the top independent travel and tourism website for the state of South Carolina. SC Travel Guide reviews Backwater Cat Adventure as the top attraction in South Carolina

Safety

We have a perfect safety rating and adhere to all boat safety laws and regulations. Safety is our number 1 priority.

Best Routes

With our years of experience with well over 20,000 customers, we have multiple routes that ensures maximum customer satisfacion and adventure.

TripAdvisor Top Rated

With over 900 5 star reviews on trip advisor, we are rated a top boat tour company for Hilton Head Island & Amelia Island

We are Passionate

We are passionate about our surroundings and is the main reason we operate a boat tour company in Hilton Head and Amelia Island. We love our customers and our islands.

Top Boats

Backwater Cat Adventure features 2 seater boats that are designed and built by Backwater Cat Adventure.

Locations

Backwater Cat Adventure has 2 locations with more to come. We will be adding locations soon. Both locations are convenient to both St. Petersburg, FL & Amelia Island, FL.

Achievements

We have been a top rated TripAdvisor company for for more than 5 years with well over 1000 Five Star reviews. In addition to Trip Advisor, Backwater Cat Adventure has been featured in SC Travel Guide, HGTV's Show Island Hunters, and multiple travel publications.

30000
Customers
22
Boats
2
Locations

20

YEARS OF EXPERIENCE IN
BOAT TOURS COMBINED

Contact Us

Backwater Cat Adventure | Amelia

3 South Front Street
Amelia Island, FL 32034

Email: backwateradventureamelia@gmail.com

Backwater Cat Adventure | St. Petersburg

Address Coming Soon
St Petersburg, FL

Email: stpete@backwatercatadventure.com

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Hours of Operation:

Monday - Sunday: 08:00 - 08:00

Our Locations:

Amelia Island, FL | St. Petersburg, FL

Backwater Cat Adventure

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