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St Petersburg Speedboat Adventure

Highlights
  • Experience the rush of driving a speedboat with guidance of an expert
  • No prior speedboat experience is required
  • Learn the basics of boating before heading out on the water
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St Petersburg Speedboat Adventure
From US$74,79
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11am Departure- Double BoatMost Popular
2-hour self-drive speed boat tour. Select this option for 2 passengers in the same boat. Tour will depart at 11am. IF BOOKING MORE THAN 2 PEOPLE PLEASE SUBMIT SEPARATE ORDERS.
From US$74,79
3pm Departure- Double Boat
2-hour self-drive speed boat tour. Select this option for 2 passengers in the same boat. Tour will depart at 3pm. IF BOOKING MORE THAN 2 PEOPLE PLEASE SUBMIT SEPARATE ORDERS.
From US$74,79
1pm Departure- Double Boat
2-hour self-drive speed boat tour. Select this option for 2 passengers in the same boat. Tour will depart at 1pm. IF BOOKING MORE THAN 2 PEOPLE PLEASE SUBMIT SEPARATE ORDERS.
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Overview
Drive your own speedboat across Tampa Bay on this sightseeing tour, for which no previous experience is necessary. After a safety orientation, you’ll get aboard a F-13 mini speedboat and follow a guide from another vessel that’s equipped with a two-way communication system to ensure your safety and security. Plus, while cruising around, you’ll be able to explore the coastline and look out for dolphins.
What to Expect
Before getting behind the helm, you’ll receive a standard safety orientation that covers boating basics and the rules of the water. You’ll then hop aboard a F-13 mini speedboat to explore the waters of Tampa Bay, from Fort DeSoto to Egmont Key and the Sunshine Skyway Bridge.

While following a guide who will be in a separate boat, you’ll learn about the Florida coastline and get to view islands, national wildlife refuges, and the historic Fort De Soto Park, which covers five islands on the Gulf of Mexico and Tampa Bay. Plus, you’ll be able to make stops at various points of interest during the tour, as well as spot dolphins, manatees, tortoises, sea birds, and more.
Reviews (267)
1 - 5 of 242 reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Great time on the water!

We had so much fun our our Speed Boat Adventure! We were a little nervous since none of us had driven a boat before. Captain Kerry and Captain Kyle were wonderful and we were able to relax and just enjoy! Tour was also very informational...More

1  Thank FrancesH913
Reviewed 2 October 2018
Fun for the whole family!

It is sometimes hard to find family fun that is engaging for teens and adults, but Speedboat Adventure did just that! Kerry was a great guide, getting us set to go and then taking us out for a rollicking good time on the water! We’re...More

1  Thank KentuckyKin
Reviewed 24 September 2018
Good Experience.

It was a nice experience, but Red tide kills the excitement. I booked through Tripadvisor, tour operator called me day before about the overbooking of the tour at 11 clock, but in reality we are the only couple at 11'o clock tour.

Thank Gpasr
Reviewed 21 September 2018 via mobile
Highlight of our trip

This was an amazing experience. We were surprised at how much area we covered and how much we got to see. The guide was great as well. We were wanting to do it again immediately like kids on their favorite amusement park ride. The red...More

Thank derica2013
Reviewed 3 September 2018 via mobile
Best part of our trip!!

Super fun tour! Karie gave a great tour (over 20+ miles) while keeping us safe, providing information about the surrounding areas and making sure we got to have a blast on the water!! Would recommend everyone get out there and have some fun!!

Thank Compass811823
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It’s a guided tour that takes about 1 hour and 45 minutes.
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