We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Share
Save

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
More
St Petersburg Speedboat Adventure
From US$74,79
Check Availability
  • Overview
  • What to Expect
  • Important Information
  • Reviews
  • Q&A
Select Date and Travellers
11am Departure Most Popular
Tours departs at 11am
US$74,79
1pm Departure
Tour departs at 1pm
US$74,79
3pm Departure
Tour departs at 3pm
US$74,79
Show 1 more
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.
Write a ReviewReviews (260)

1 - 5 of 236 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago
So Much Fun!

During this fast ride you cover about 20 miles of waterfront. You drive your own mini boat in a follow the leader style. There is plenty of full throtal speed on this trip, as well as a good look at sea life and the beautiful...More

Thank flagirl1963
Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Awesome experience

We had a great tour. Our guide was outstanding. We had a great day and a very cool way to see all around the area on the water. Highly recommend this for all ages.

Thank 5252Goshen
Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Lots of fun and really accommodating

We "accidentally" booked for the wrong day and they were super accommodating making it work for when we wanted to come. Had a great time. Saw lots of homes, boats, and scenery. Really fun.

Thank davidshabtai
Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Second Visit Disappointing

My son and I did this in June and gave it a five-star review. We took daughter, 26, and son back for his 22nd birthday on July 4. First, they were shocked by odd comments from owner to an apparently Muslim couple about the woman...More

7  Thank michele a
Reviewed 1 July 2018 via mobile
Great day on the water

Dustin did a great job of accommodating all the different skill levels of the participants. Spent an hour and a half covering just over 20 miles.

1  Thank charliesthomasjr
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
sambagal
25 June 2018|
Answer
Response from Jamsbraun | Reviewed this property |
It’s a guided tour that takes about 1 hour and 45 minutes.
0
Votes
Travellers Also Viewed
St Pete Beach Jet Ski Rental
3 Reviews
from US$100,00*
St. Pete Beach Banana Boat Ride
2 Reviews
from US$25,00*
Dolphin Watch Cruise with Snorkeling...
116 Reviews
from US$45,00*
Parasailing Around Saint Pete Beach
13 Reviews
from US$65,00*
Frequently bought together
Dolphin Watch Cruise with Snorkeling...
116 Reviews
from US$45,00*
Parasailing Around Saint Pete Beach
13 Reviews
from US$65,00*
Tampa Bay CityPASS
24 Reviews
from US$107,00*
Clearwater Dolphin-Watching Tour
152 Reviews
from US$26,75*