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St. Augustine ECO Tours

2080163503_97591f92f9If you are planning a trip to northern Florida be sure to schedule St. Augustine ECO Tours into your plans and get ready to immerse yourself in the natural wonder that the ancient city has to offer. You will embark on an ecological tour like no other when you set out on an intimate boat or kayak tour of Florida’s lakes, rivers, marshes and beaches. Experience the wildlife of Florida first hand when you come face to face with bottle nose dolphins, manatees, jellyfish, birds and so much more. Not sure if the St. Augustine ECO Tours is right for you, they cater to a large variety of clientele including vacationing families, scout groups, professionals, those conducting research and more. Come and let St. Augustine ECO Tours give you are a truly memorable and remarkable experience made available by their commitment to the environment with ethical observation standards and their effort with conservation and wildlife and animal habitat protection.

What to Expect

When visiting St. Augustine ECO Tours you will have a variety of boat and kayak tours from which you may choose. Boat excursions give you the opportunity to explore the rivers and creeks surrounding St. Augustine or to comb the white sandy beaches and unique hammock environments and to immerse your self in the wildlife. For an exceptional experience try, the dolphin watching tour that includes research conducted with an underwater microphone. The boat excursions are for 1 to 6 guests and invite all ages to enjoy. If you have a specific excursion in mind that they do not offer, simply call up and tell them what you have in mind. Since the tours are small in size they can easily accommodate your needs.

No experience is necessary to set off on a kayak adventure with St. Augustine ECO Tours. The guides will give a brief instruction on the basics and acquaint you with the equipment before you begin, so whether you are a novice or a seasoned pro you will enjoy your tour. From your kayak, you will experience the Bridge of Lions, the Spanish Fort and more. For those seeking even more adventure they now offer nine new backcountry excursions set amongst seven different locations. You will explore State Parks, rivers and conservation areas on two-hour adventures. Kayak adventures are available for anyone six and older.

When experiencing any of the St. Augustine ECO Tours you should know that they practice ethical observation and will require you to follow a set of standards for the good of the ecological system you are visiting. These standards include asking you to refrain from harassing marine mammals which includes feeding, touching, pursuing or any other means of attracting the mammals. Nature is best enjoyed when you only view and do not try to interfere.

Tips for Visiting

When planning your experience with St. Augustine ECO Tours it is best to be mindful of the fact that you are in Florida and prepare for your trip accordingly, you find the following advice quiet useful.

If you are not accustomed to the Florida heat a trip booked before ten in the morning or after two in the afternoon would be best as you will avoid the hottest part of the day. To keep you protected from the sun’s harmful rays be sure to bring sunscreen, sunglasses and hat.

Sandals are not advised for any of the tours unless they have a strap on the heel and cannot easily fall off your feet. Bring along a reusable water bottle and a snack like a protein bar just in case.

Most importantly, do not forget your camera and a waterproof bag for storage, you never know what of nature’s wonders you will get to snap a picture of.