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Where to Watch a Beautiful Indian Rocks Beach Sunset

A photo of an Indian Rocks Beach sunset over the water

There’s something magical about a Florida sunset. The colorful reflection of the sun setting over the water is picturesque no matter where you decide to vacation in the Sunshine State. In Indian Rocks Beach, we are known for our sunsets, and there are several excellent locations to watch this spectacular evening event. Imagine watching an Indian Rocks Beach sunset from the comfort of a private vacation rental, from a waterfront restaurant, or on a scenic boat cruise. Plumlee Gulf Beach Realty is here to share our favorite sunset spots in town with you!

Indian Rocks Beach Cruises

Several outfitters offer scenic sunset cruises near Indian Rocks Beach so that you can witness the colorful display of the sunset from the water. Captain K Dog Cruises offers private sunset cruises with Captain Karsten for your party of up to 10 guests. His cruises depart from the Belleair Causeway near Indian Rocks Beach. For public cruises you can book a sunset tour with Hubbard’s Marina. Their sunset cruises depart out of John’s Pass in Madeira Beach daily (in season) and include free beer and wine. Along the way, make sure to keep an eye out for dolphins playing in the water.

Watch the Sunset from a Waterfront Restaurant

Photo of sunset at Caddy's in Madeira Beach

End the day at one of our waterfront restaurants and enjoy a Florida sunset with a drink in hand. Guppy’s on the Beach serves fresh local seafood on a beautiful outdoor patio. Jimmy Guana’s offers a laidback eatery with an outdoor bar and live music every night. And if you are searching for that perfect date night spot accompanied by a romantic sunset, then we recommend TJ’s Italian Cafe

Head down the road to beautiful Madeira Beach and watch the sunset from the beach at Caddy’s or Slyce Pizza Bar.

Indian Rocks Beach Sunset Events

If you want a unique way to watch the sunset, consider joining one of the local events or groups in Indian Rocks Beach. Yoga on the Beach brings together a spirited group of yoga lovers at the North Beach access at 6 pm every Tuesday and Thursday. If you are a skimboard lover, then join the IRB Skim Community on Fridays at 7 pm for a fun sunset skim. And lovers of drumming, dancing, and music can join the Indian Rocks Beach Drum Circles on Wednesday evenings across from Guppy’s on the Beach.

You can also head to Clearwater Beach for a nightly sunset event at Pier 60. The sunset celebration features artisans, street performers, and of course, picturesque sunsets!

Watch the Sunset at Your Plumlee Vacation Rental

You don’t have to go anywhere to enjoy an Indian Rocks Beach sunset when you stay with Plumlee Gulf Beach Realty. Many Indian Rocks Beach vacation rentals provide fantastic sunset views from private covered patios and balconies. Groups of all sizes will find the perfect oasis in Indian Rocks Beach with our rental properties ranging from one to four bedrooms.