Frequently Asked Questions

  • What time do you depart and return?
  • Please call for schedules as they change seasonally.

  • What time should we arrive?
  • Arrive at least 30 minutes before your scheduled departure time.

  • Do you offer transportation services?
  • We do not offer transportation services.

  • What are the prices of your tours?
  • Adult (13 & older) prices are $45.00, Children (4-12)prices are $35.00, Infants (3 & younger) are no charge.

  • Do you offer a special private tour price?
  • We do offer special prices for private tours. Please call for scheduling and prices.

  • Do you have an age limit?
  • We do not have an age limit. Our tours are fun for all ages.

  • Do all of your tours include snorkeling?
  • Yes, all of our tours include at least 45 minutes of snorkeling. Our prefer snorkeling spot in over the sunken ruins of Fort Dade. In the event that weather conditions do not permit snorkeling at this spot, we have a great back up spot on the opposite side of Egmont Key. Both spots are awesome!

  • Is all of the snorkel gear included?
  • Yes, all your snorkel gear is included for the trip. We provide mask, snorkel, and fins. We receive lots of compliments about our gear. It is top of the line equipment that is well maintained.

  • Can we bring our own snorkel equipment?
  • Yes, you can bring your own. We have plenty of room on board for your items.

  • Do you have child size snorkel gear?
  • Yes, we do! We have child size masks, snorkels and fins. We also have child size life jackets and snorkel vests on board at all times.

  • Do you have prescription masks?
  • No, we do not offer prescription masks. You are welcome to bring you own if you have one. You cannot snorkel with glasses on, your mask will leak.

  • Do you offer life preservers? Do we have to wear them?
  • Yes, we have life jackets on board at all times. The USCG does not require that you wear a life jacket while on board. We also, offer inflatable life vests for those who need a little extra help while in the water.

  • What about sea sickness?
  • It is rare that some one has sea sickness on our boat. It is a large stable boat that handles the waves well. If you are prone to motion sickness, you can pick up a box of Bonine at any local grocery store.

  • What forms of payment do you accept?
  • We accept all major credit cards and cash only. Note: A credit card is needed to place your reservation. If you plan to pay with cash, please call to book your reservation and bring the cash with you the day of the trip.

  • What is your cancelation policy?
  • Our cancelation policy is very lenient. You may cancel for any reason up to 24 hours before your scheduled tour departure and there is no penalty. However, cancel within 24 hours of your scheduled departure and there is 100% penalty charge including tax. We are guaranteeing your spots for you and expect that you will be there on time for your tour.

  • What if Island Boat Adventures cancels our tour?
  • If we have to cancel for any reason, there is no charge. All of our guests will receive full refunds at the time of cancelation.

  • Do you offer gift cards?
  • Yes, Island Boat Adventures does offer gift cards. Click on this link to purchase gift cards.

Contact Info

Island Boat Adventures
224 Pinellas Bayway S.
St. Petersburg, FL 33715