Florida is home to incredible biodiversity, beckoning travels to get off the beaten path and explore the great outdoors. One of the best ways to discover our diverse ecosystems is on an eco-tour in Florida. Eco-tours are led by expert guides, allowing travelers to connect with nature, observe wildlife, learn about ecosystems, and support local conservation. Whether you want to kayak with manatees, beachcomb for seashells, or explore estuaries of mangrove trees, Plumlee Gulf Beach Realty offers the perfect basecamp for your adventures. Help us preserve these beautiful natural areas for generations to come!
Coconut Kayak Tours
Coconut Kayak Tours offers private guided kayak tours throughout Pinellas County, including Indian Rocks Beach. They offer many tours, including kayaking with manatees, fossil hunting, beachcombing, snorkeling, and kayaking estuaries. Please call 727-238-1960 to arrange your tour, and they will pick you up right from your Indian Rocks Beach vacation rental!
Sea N Things Boat Trips
Join Captain Greg of Sea N Things Boat Trips for custom eco-tours in Indian Rocks Beach. They offer educational sandbar excursions, dolphin tours, manatee sightings, shelling, bird watching, eco-tours, and sunset cruises. Please call 407-733-BOAT to make reservations.
Sunshine Scenic Tours
Embark on an eco-friendly dolphin tour with Sunshine Scenic Tours in Madeira Beach. This tour includes cruising around Boca Ciega Bay with a local guide providing narration on the surrounding area and local wildlife. They work closely with dolphin researchers to provide an educational and fun experience!
Hubbard’s Marina offers the perfect gateway to an abundance of water adventures in Madeira Beach. One of their most popular trips is the Dolphin Watching and Eco Tour, which includes full narration, trips to bird nesting islands, and a commercial fishing village. They also offer ferry trips to Egmont and Shell Key, where you can enjoy fantastic shelling and snorkeling. Call 727-595-7586 to buy discounted tickets from Plumlee!
Clearwater Marine Aquarium
Join Clearwater Marine Aquarium for guided eco-tours in Clearwater Bay! Their Sea Life Safari Tour takes you to a local estuary to observe data collection in action. The crew will pull up a net to catalog sea creatures and show them to guests up close. They also offer a Dolphin & Wildlife Boat Tour and a seasonal Kayak Tour if you want to help identify wildlife and coastal ecosystems!
Tampa Bay Watch Discovery Center
Tampa Bay Watch Discovery Center offers some of the best eco-tours in Florida, where you can enjoy wildlife watching, learn about the area’s history, and witness marine species. Expert marine science educators lead all tours, and proceeds support coastal restoration efforts. Their Eco Tour of Tampa Bay allows you to be a marine biologist for the day and participate in real scientific research!
St. Pete Beach Eco Tours
St. Pete Beach Eco Tours offers private and customized tours off the coast of St. Pete. All tours include a sun umbrella, beach mat, shelling shovels, and snorkel gear, providing everything you need for a day on the water. Their Eco-Tour offers a fantastic opportunity to explore the region’s coastal ecosystems with shelling, birding, snorkeling, and island hopping.
Island Ferry Eco Tours
Join Island Ferry Eco Tours for exceptional Shell Key adventures! They offer dolphin snorkeling, sunset cruises, bike tours, and clear kayak tours. The clear kayak tour to Shell Key lets you see our mangroves like never before through a transparent kayak! Learn about the preserve’s history and watch for dolphins, manatees, rays, and horseshoe crabs during your kayak tour.
Reserve Your Indian Rocks Beach, Florida Vacation Rental
Sign up for an eco-tour in Florida and discover the natural beauty of the Sunshine State during your next Indian Rocks Beach getaway. Choose Plumlee Gulf Beach Realty to host your getaway and discover our vacation rentals in Indian Rocks Beach and Indian Shores. Many of our properties overlook either the Gulf of Mexico or the Intracoastal Waterway, putting you steps away from nature and wildlife sightings.
Book your Florida Gulf Coast getaway today and call our reservationist at 866-921-1166 for personal assistance!