Explore the Gulf on These Marco Island Water Tours

Marco Island is one of the best places to experience the Gulf of Mexico. All around the island, you can see the beautiful waters stretching out for miles, and Marco Island has tons of ways for you to get in the water for yourself. Whether you want to swim, kayak, paddleboard, or go for a more adventurous route like jet ski or Waverunner, you’ll find it on Marco Island, all just minutes from our Marco Island vacation rentals.

One of the best ways to experience the water safely and learn about your environment is by going on a water tour. Here are a few of our favorite places.

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Florida Adventures and Rentals

When it comes to Marco Island water sports, Florida Adventures and Rentals has you covered. Florida Adventures and Rentals is truly a family-oriented company, as they have tours appropriate for all ages and interests. Take a dolphin tour or a 3-hour eco-tour to spot some incredible wildlife and learn more about the waters, or choose a kayak tour if you’re feeling a bit more adventurous. No matter what you choose, you will be accompanied by an expert guide that will keep you safe and will let you in on all of the secrets of the island. This is also a great stop for jet ski rentals in Marco Island.

Florida Adventures and Rentals is located near Caxambas Park at 909 Collier Court. Eco tours cost $89 per adult (10+), and dolphin tours are $65 per adult. Tours are available throughout the day, so be sure to visit their website for booking.

Eco Endeavors

Some of the most exciting Marco Island boat tours can be found through Eco Endeavors, as their dolphin and shelling tours take you through Naples and Marco Island and let you see the best nature this area has to offer. These Marco Island boat tours last three hours and cover more than 25 miles, and you’ll get to visit a quiet barrier island with tons of rare shells and beautiful birds. You can also book a sunset dolphin tour as the perfect finish to your evening. They also offer custom private boat charters & specialty excursions if you’re looking for something more personalized.

Eco Endeavors is located at 740 Palm Pointe Drive in Goodland. Their 10,000 Island Tour costs $70 per adult and $45 for youth, but booking online allows you a discount. Visit their website for full information and booking.

Avi’s Watersports

For a truly unique experience, take a dolphin jet ski tour at Avi’s Watersports. Your guide will teach you how to operate the jet ski even if it’s your first time using one, and each tour includes a flash drive with photos as well as cold bottled water. Your group will take jet skis through the most gorgeous waters in Marco Island and put you up close and personal with the majestic dolphins in the area. You’ll have a great view, as well as a full lesson on the history and wildlife surrounding you.

Dolphin jet ski tours cost $259. Avi’s Watersports operates at Caxambas Park at 909 Collier Court. Contact Avi’s Watersports on Facebook or on their website for information about departure times and bookings.

Plan Your Adventure

There are tons of things to do in Marco Island, but you simply can’t miss one of these opportunities to get on the water. These companies and many more are just minutes away from our Marco Island beachfront rentals, which make the perfect havens to return after a day full of exploring. For more information on our full list of properties, contact us today!