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Experience The Vivid History And Exquisite Beauty Of Our Island Oasis!

The Gem Of Tampa Bay

Egmont Key is the Gem of the St. Petersburg area and a Florida State Park. Egmont Key is located at the mouth of Tampa Bay in the Gulf of Mexico and is only accessible by boat. This exquisite island is home to white pristine beaches, shelling, nature trails for hiking, and warm Gulf water inviting you in for swimming and snorkeling. The beautiful Island Key supplies the Tampa Bay area with interesting history and vivid beauty. The Egmont Key lighthouse, the old soldier cemetery, and the ruins of old Fort Dade give you a sense of being in a different era.

Things To Do At Egmont Key

You may want to picnic in the soft gentle sea breeze under swaying palm trees or maybe just relax and sunbathe while the kids build sand castles nearby. You can hike through the SpanishAmerican War forts, explore around the Egmont Key lighthouse, go shelling, look for megladon shark’s teeth, and snorkel some more from the shoreline. You can snorkel for up to 2 hours on Your trip!

History Of Egmont Key

Egmont Key has a rich military history dating back to the 1800’s . You may follow the nature trails to find and explore the two remaining forts from the Spanish / American war era, visit the old solider cemetery, the Egmont Key lighthouse and the many other historic structures on the island. Egmont Key is a Florida state park and a wild life refuge providing a safe home to many Florida native birds, gopher turtles, and box turtles. The island is kept in immaculate shape by the rangers and volunteers. The crew at Island Boat Adventures are dedicated to keeping Egmont Key beautiful.


$45.00 FOR ADULTS 13 & UP

$35.00 FOR CHILDREN 4-12


Pack everything you would need for a beach day: lunch, drinks, water, sunblock and towels. Adult beverages are permitted. We have large coolers with ice for you to share or you can bring your own. We supply your mask, snorkel, and fins. Don’t forget your camera!



Check out our frequently asked questions and answers page or call us at 727-­871­-2628. No question is too small, we are always happy to answer. We want you to be informed and know what to expect on your adventure with us. Our goal is to provide a fun, affordable and memorable vacation experience that the whole family can enjoy.This trip is great for all ages. We are just minutes away from the Tampa Bay Area. Including St. Petersburg, Treasure Island, Clearwater Beach, Madeira Beach, John’s Pass, Tampa, St. Pete Beach, Bradenton, Sarasota, Anna Maria Island, and Orlando.


Contact Info

Island Boat Adventures
6800 Sunshine Skyway Lane South, St. Petersburg, FL 33711