Fort Matanzas guards the southern waterway approach to St. Augustine.

Attractions on the Water

Get a thrill out on the water! Sail the historic seas on a cruise boat, a pirate ship, or a speed boat! You can test the waters of St. Augustine that first brought the early explorers to its shore hundreds of years ago. The water attractions are unique to this town and offer something for everyone; from family friendly tours on the water to an adults-only party on the pirate ship! The views of St. Augustine from the water are unmatched and the rich history of the city provides you with a full narrative of Florida's nautical heritage - parasailing, surfing, swimming, boating, and sailing. Any attraction on the water will offer an experience like no other!

(904) 759-2758

260 Vilano Road

Highlighting the natural beauty of indigenous wildlife as well as St. Augustine's history all from the water.

(904) 477-5669

5880 Don Manuel Rd.

Hosting natural, inspiring experiences enabling visitors to explore Northeast Florida's one-of-a-kind ecosystem.

(904) 419-8421

Enabling visitors to help keep St. Augustine's beaches and waterways clean by hosting discounted kayaking adventures.

(904) 471-0116

8635 A1A South

This National Monument's long history is closely connected with the founding of St. Augustine.

(910) 262-7355

260 Vilano Road

The Captain of the Island Queen invites private groups with up to 6 people to tour St. Augustine from the water aboard their comfortable power yacht.

2300 A1A South

Lakeside Park, situated on Anhinga Lake, provides a serene place for picnics, contemplation, and fishing.

(904) 814-9886

101 Tolstoy Lane

Marineland Marina has approximately 20 transient boat slips nestled on the Intracoastal Waterway between Palm Coast and St. Augustine, Florida. Conveniently located...

8655 A1A South

Encompassing 300 acres comprised of 4 ecosystems, and also offers a beach on the Atlantic Ocean.

(352) 212-6142

400 Riverside Blvd.

Step aboard a 24-foot Carolina Skiff with Captain Russ and learn more about St. Augustine from the water.

(904) 669-1475

Harbor Drive

The experienced captains of Off the Grid take visitors and locals to the best spots to catch fish that day.

(305) 970-0447

10 Grant street

A seaside event specialist offers a one-of-a-kind "seaperience" on a classic boat in St. Augustine's waterways.

(904) 826-9227

383 Roscoe Blvd S

This establishment creates fun in the sun around St. Augustine's Intracoastal waterways.

(904) 810-1010

111 Avenida Menendez

The Schooner Freedom gives visitors the opportunity to sail aboard a Class B tall ship.

(386) 937-4125

Four, eight, and ten hour charters are available and travel 12, 45, and 60 miles offshore.