Experience the enchantment of St. Augustine’s Nights of Lights Boat Tour by Florida Water Tours! Cruise along Matanzas Bay surrounded by millions of sparkling lights illuminating the city’s historic architecture, from the Bridge of Lions to Castillo de San Marcos. The friendly crew will share captivating stories, making this a magical and informative adventure.
The tours depart from Florida Water Tours at the Camachee Island Marina, located at 107 Yacht Club Dr. St. Augustine, FL, 32084. The boats are just a short walk around the corner from their office, next to the restaurant KingFish Grill. You will meet directly on the boat. The Osprey will be docked at A-19. The Island Breeze will be docked at A-12.
The Nights Of Lights Boat Tour lasts approximately 75 minutes.
Please arrive no later than 15 minutes prior to your scheduled tour time. They suggest arriving at least 30 minutes before tour time if you are unfamiliar with the area. Boarding begins 10 to 15 minutes prior to your tour's start time. The boat will leave on time.
As you pull into Camachee Cove, take the very first right immediately after the entrance and park facing the road, A1A, across from our retail shop. To avoid a towing expense, please do not park in the store/business parking spaces. You will then walk through the parking lot towards KingFish Grill. Just before you get to the restaurant you will enter the dock to your left, then go right, and you will see the boat.
The boat is not wheelchair accessible. However, if you use a wheelchair but can walk onto or provide assistance onto the boat (2 steps up), they will have no problem taking your wheelchair along with the tour.
It can be a bit chilly on the water so bring a jacket or sweater. Rubber soled shoes are also recommended. No heels. If you book the Island Breeze: You are welcome to BYOB. Florida Water Tours sells alcoholic beverages in their marina shop that you are able to bring on board. However, if you book the Osprey: Alcoholic beverages are sold on board for those 21 and older, including local favorites! No outside alcohol is permitted.
Children over the age of 3 are welcome onboard the Island Breeze boat and the Osprey's 6:45 tour only. All passengers on the adults-only cruises must be 21and older with a valid photo ID.
No. This is strictly prohibited.
Yes, there is a bathroom onboard the boat.
If there is a small craft advisory or lightning, the tour will be cancelled. If your tour gets cancelled, the tour operator will contact you as soon as the captain knows and you can reschedule it for another time. All tickets are non-refundable but can be used at a later time and are transferable.