River Safaris & Gulf Charters

Offering historically narrated tours on covered pontoon boats, fast and fun airboat rides through saltwater marsh and backwaters to the Gulf of Mexico. Seasonal manatee and scalloping trips, boat rentals, fish and swim trips, guided fishing & FREE live alligator exhibit. Three Gift shops feature local artists, Pepper Creek Potter, Glass Garage and the River Safaris Deli. Tour Discounts available for groups of 8 or more people and children ages 4,5 & 6 are 1/2 price-3 and under are FREE!


Accommodation Type



Birding, Boating, Canoeing, Fishing, Kayaking, Natural Wildlife Viewing, Scuba/Diving, Snorkeling, Snorkeling Charters, Water Recreation


Bait, Bus Parking, Food/Beverage Service, Gift Shop, Instruction Available, Instruction Available, Parking, Tackle

Average Visit Time

1 - 2 hours, Full day, Half day

Disabled Traveler Information

ADA Compliant, Disability Accessible, Handicapped Parking, Ramps, Wheelchair-friendly


Group Discount

Fishing Type

Fishing Charter, Freshwater Fishing, Inshore Charters, Light Tackle Fishing, Near Shore Fishing, Saltwater Fishing

Guest Information

Family Friendly, Wireless (Wi-Fi)

Hours of Operation

Hours: 8 a.m. - 5 p.m., Open Year-Round

Payment Options

Cash, Personal Checks, Travelers Checks