Price is for up to six passengers. "Pelican" is a first class yacht in excellent condition. You won't be disappointed. These are suggestions, you can design you own cruise 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.
On the open waters of Biscayne Bay, Miami Sunsets are amazing. Sails up, engine off.
Can be combined with Skyline Night Cruise.
Departing from the Coconut Grove area of Miami we will sail east across Biscayne Bay to Key Biscayne then out to the Atlantic Ocean where you will have a great view of Cape Florida State Park, the Beach and Historic Cape Florida Lighthouse. The Captain will narrate with the history of the Lighthouse 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.
Can be combined with Sunset Sail.
See spectacular up close night time views of the Miami skyline. Motoring.
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.
A great tour of the sights on Biscayne Bay including 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. Stiltsville Houses viewed at a distance from Cape Florida Channel. For a closer view of the houses see the National Park Rates Page.
Includes Biscayne Bay tour plus a 2-3 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. Sponges of every color are complimented by patches of living coral, and the reefs are teeming with juvenile tropical fish in the spring and summer. There are many larger fish, including parrotfish, angelfish, grouper, barracuda, puffer fish, lizard fish and hogfish. Aprox. two hours en route, aprox. two hours on the reef, two hours return. Snorkel gear included.
Sail, see the sights, anchor, swim, snorkel, bar-b-que, sunbathe, rest, relax with a cool drink in hand and all with beautiful Biscayne Bay views.
Contact us for groups of more than six passengers.
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.
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 and Oven, Cooler, Refrigerator, Deck Chairs, Fresh Towels, JBL Flip blue tooth speakers, 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.