St. Andrew Bay Ferry Company
Historic Shell Island/Dolphin Cruises.
Enjoy one of Panama City's newest and most unique tours. This is a 3 hour, Shell Island Eco and Dolphin Cruise. This is a "Pet Friendly" Tour. Bring your domestic pet with you to Shell Island.Alcoholic beverages are also allowed, so don't forget to bring your favorite bottle of wine or beer to enjoy while on the island. Coolers are permitted.No State Park Entrance Fee!Leaving from Historic St. Andrews, enjoy a cruise across scenic St. Andrew Bay to undeveloped and pristine Shell Island. Come with us and discover how Florida Panhandle beaches looked before we discovered our beach sand was perfect for growing condominiums. Along the way, and on our return, we will look for wild dolphins which frequent our waters. We are the only tour operator that visits the remote, unspoiled, center part of Shell Island. In route, learn of the islands rich history...before it was an island. We will push up on the protected bay side of Shell Island where you will have approximately one and one half hours to explore both shore lines of the bay and the Gulf of Mexico before departing the Island.Historic Sunset BYOB Wine & Dolphin Cruises.
Enjoy one of Panama City's newest and most unique tours. This is a 1 to 1.5 hour Historic Waterfronts Sunset BYOB Wine & Dolphin Cruise.Bring your favorite bottle of wine and your favorite hors-d'oeuvres on board the St. Andrew Bay Ferry and create the memory of a life time. Leaving from Smith's Yacht Basin, located in the heart of Historic St. Andrews (adjacent to The Shrimp Boat Restaurant) enjoy a 1 to 1.5 hour sunset cruise along the beautiful shore line of St. Andrew Bay. We will cruise along side scenic Beach Drive with its stately homes to Downtown Panama City. We will then pass beneath one of the last remaining draw bridges still in operation in the State of Florida and slip quietly into Massalina Bayou. Along the way, you will also learn the rich history of this area while looking for wild Bottle Nosed Dolphins that frequent our bay. You will also witness one of God's greatest gifts to the those fortunate enough visit and those blessed enough to call the St. Andrew Bay area home...its amazing SUNSETS!