These are suggestions, you can design you own boat tour and tours can be combined, contact us for assistance. Depending on the cruise route and/or the winds, cruise is motoring, motor sailing or pure sailing. More details below.
Short on time ? Have a brief layover in town but don't want to miss the opportunity to see the best side of Miami ? The Two Hour Layover Sail might be just what you need and we're happy to do it. Sails up engine off, non stop.
We head east across the bay to the very exclusive island of Key Biscayne where you will see some of the most expensive water front homes in Miami. It's a beautiful ride there and back. Motoring, Non Stop.
Can be combined with a longer tour.
On the open waters of Biscayne Bay, Miami Sunsets are amazing. Sails up engine off, non stop.
Doesn't have to be at sunset, anytime is fine for a three hour sail.
Can be combined with Night Skyline Tour.
We will sail east across Biscayne Bay to Key Biscayne then out to the Atlantic Ocean where you will have a great view of Historic Cape Florida Lighthouse and the Stiltsville houses on the water. The Captain will narrate with the history of the Lighthouse, Stiltsville and many other interesting historical facts about the local area. Depending on the wind speed and direction trip will be pure sailing or motor sailing, non stop.
Can be combined with Sunset Sail.
Come see the best side of Miami like never before. We head for downtown to spectacular up close views of the brightly lit night skyline at Brickell Ave., Bicentennial Park, Bayside Market Place, Port of Miami, American Airlines Arena, Museum Park, Miami River entrance, and back out on the Bay as we return to Coconut Grove. Motoring, non stop.
Come see the best side of Miami like never before. We head for downtown to spectacular up close views of the Miami skyline at Brickell Ave., Bicentennial Park, Bayside Market Place, Hard Rock Cafe, Port of Miami, American Airlines Arena, Museum Park, Miami River entrance, and back out on the Bay as we return to Coconut Grove. Motoring, non stop. Can be timed so the sun is setting as we return.
Because some of our cruises are destination specific in many cases it is required to motor or motor sail to complete the tour in the allotted time. The pure sail charter is for those most interested in setting the sails and shutting down the engine for the duration without a destination in mind. We will motor to the end of the channel, immediately set the sails, shut down the engine, then sail on the bay on a course favorable to the winds and return to the channel entrance under sail Non Stop
A great tour of the sights on Biscayne Bay including views of Downtown, Key Biscayne mansions, beautiful Cape Florida Light House built in 1825 and the Stiltsville Houses out on the water used during prohibition as speakeasies and bootlegger rendezvous points. Depending on wind speed and direction portions of cruise will be motor sailing. Non Stop.
Includes an abbreviated version of the sights on the Biscayne Bay Tour with time in the water for a swim.
Includes all the sights on the Biscayne Bay Tour above plus one hour anchored in a beautiful spot for time in the water.
Includes Biscayne Bay tour plus a two hour stop in the beautiful Key Biscayne anchorage for time in the water and a Bar-B-Que.
The local reefs range in depth from 15 to 30 feet where you can see breathtaking colors in the clear water. There are many larger fish, including parrotfish, angelfish, grouper, barracuda, puffer fish, lizard fish, hogfish and turtles. Two hours en route, two hours on the reef, two hours return. Snorkel gear included. No Bar-b-Que. Wind must be below 10 knots otherwise it is too rough offshore at the reef. To make good time we motor to the reef and if the winds are favorable we sail back.
First we motor to downtown for spectacular views of the Miami Skyline. See Brickell Ave, Bicentennial Park, Bayside Market Place,Port of Miami, American Airlines Arena, Museum Park, Miami River entrance, and back out to the bay. Once on the bay we sail south to see the Stiltsville houses on the water, Cape Florida Lighthouse and views of Key Biscayne Mansions. The final leg takes us back across the bay at sunset with a great view of the downtown skyline in the distance.
Includes the above with a one hour stop by Key Biscayne Mansions for a swim.
Combine several of the above tours for an unforgettable day on the water. Sail, see the sights, anchor, swim, bar-b-que, sunbathe, rest, relax with a cool drink in hand and all with beautiful Biscayne Bay views.
Please inquire for price.
Please inquire for price
Tax and Tip not included in these rates. Some offers not available during busy periods. Purchase subject to charter contract terms and conditions. Six passengers maximum.
Private Charter, price is for up to six passengers.
Per Coast Guard regulations we are limited to six passengers, per the Coast Guard children and babies count as passengers.
This is a legal charter that complies with all U.S. Coast Guard rules and safety regulations. Illegal charters are subject to termination by the Coast Guard. Be safe, only take legal charters. Contact us for information on how to be sure your charter is legal.
Coast Guard Licensed Captain, Required Safety Equipment, Charter Insurance, Fuel, Ice, Bottled Water, Soft Drinks, Starbucks Coffee, Selection of Fine Teas, Plates, Cups, Cutlery, Napkins, Paper Towels, Trash Bags, Basic Spices, Bar B Que Grill, Gas Stove, Cooler, Refrigerator, Deck Chairs, Fresh Towels, Blue Tooth Speaker, Pool Noodles, Snorkel Gear.
Your are welcome to bring any food items you wish and use the on board facilities for cooking or we can cater for you. We always recommend keeping it simple for the greater enjoyment of your time and the Captain is always happy to assist with the bar-b-que.
We have used snorkel gear to lend or with advance notice we can provide you with a new snorkel kit for 40.00 which is yours to keep.
Maximum of six passengers on all charters. All charters subject to "Pelican" Charter Contract terms and conditions. Some offers not available during busy periods.
From time to time the crew may take photos to be used in our advertising and social media. If you do not wish to appear in any photos kindly let the crew know and they will be glad to comply.