Families seeking kid-friendly day cruises adore this unforgettable adventure featuring gorgeous beaches and boisterous buccaneers. After a 90-minute ride from Orlando to Clearwater, daytrippers enjoy some beach time before hopping aboard Captain Memo's Pirate Cruise, where parents can kick back and relax as their petite pirates are entertained by treasure hunts, face painting, water gun games and storytelling. Dolphin sightings are common, and a picnic lunch, sodas and alcoholic beverages for adults are included.
A must for avid anglers, this fin-tastic tour provides transportation from Orlando to Clearwater, where a delectable lunch awaits cruise-goers at a charming dockside restaurant. Then, a four-hour fishing expedition to one of the Gulf's most gorgeous and abundant reefs enables cruisers to catch an incredible variety of fish and keep any that meet regulations. All fishing equipment is provided, and a professional guide helps participants fish with finesse.
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The Rivership Romance offers multiple riverboat cruises in Central Florida, making it a wonderful day trip choice for tourists seeking serenity on the picturesque St. Johns River. Enchanting landscape views, a delightful "Old Florida" atmosphere, lively music and dancing and fresh, bountiful meals make every cruise a relished memory. Options include the three- and four-hour luncheon cruises as well as the Sunday brunch cruise, which features special onboard entertainment.
This extraordinary day cruise consists of a relaxing and astoundingly beautiful one-hour pontoon ride on three tranquil lakes and two manmade canals, all part of the Winter Park chain. Narrated by friendly, knowledgeable guides, this outing offers a blissful break for theme park visitors, providing breathtaking views of tropical palms, elegant ferns, swooping cranes and sunning alligators. Magnificent mansions on exquisite shorefront estates are also impressive to behold.