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Speed Boat Adventures

1901 Pass a Grille Way, Located at Pass A Grille Marina, Next to the Warf Resturant, St. Petersburg, FL 33706-4141
+1 727-744-3218
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Experience the adventure of a lifetime on our Speed Boat Adventure Tour! On this guided and narrated tour with a twist, you are the captain of your own speedboat. Follow our trained and knowledgeable guides to experience the best of both worlds - the THRILL of driving your own speedboat, and the safety of having a skilled guide introduce you to the beauty of the Florida coast. Located in serene Tampa Bay, this 2 hour tour will take you by beautiful National Wildlife Refuges and pass by the historic Fort De Soto Park. You may see pods of bottle nose dolphins, manatees, sea turtles, sting rays, and numerous varieties of local birds. No boating experience necessary! Book a tour today to guarantee an unforgettable experience for the whole family!
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  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
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“captain scott” (56 reviews)
“full throttle” (23 reviews)
“saw dolphins” (28 reviews)
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Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 7:00 PM
LOCATION
1901 Pass a Grille Way, Located at Pass A Grille Marina, Next to the Warf Resturant, St. Petersburg, FL 33706-4141
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+1 727-744-3218
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"captain scott"
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"full throttle"
in 23 reviews
"saw dolphins"
in 28 reviews
"these guys"
in 20 reviews
"lots of fun"
in 25 reviews
"no wake"
in 6 reviews
"open water"
in 11 reviews
"pod of dolphins"
in 12 reviews
"our tour guide"
in 22 reviews
"super fun"
in 12 reviews
"marine life"
in 8 reviews
"gulf of mexico"
in 9 reviews
"great tour"
in 15 reviews
"jet ski"
in 8 reviews
"fun experience"
in 8 reviews
"pete beach"
in 7 reviews
"blast"
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Reviewed 4 days ago

My adult daughter and I took the tour and it was a blast. Not only was it fun boating in the Bay and Gulf, we also enjoyed looking at the landmarks and beautiful homes. As a bonus, we found two separate groups of dolphins and...More

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Reviewed 6 days ago

Great fun - enjoyed my time on the water (Approx. 1 ½ Hours) – well worth the money. The guides are excellent.

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Brilliant company. Cary was an excellent guide. We had never driven a speed boat before but with Carys instructions it was easy. Would highly recommend.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a great time during our Speedboat adventure. We had 2 boats, my husband and 2 kids in one boat and I drove with our other child. Kids ages 12, 11, and 9. We have no boating experience at all but theat was not...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Staff was helpful, I arrived late and they remained incredibly cordial. I got this experience as a gift to my ocean loving wife and she had a blast! It’s really neat to commandeer your own boat and the weather and bay were beautiful. :) Would...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We took my two young nieces and teenage son today and had a blast. Dustin, our guide was amazing and did a wonderful job. From start to finish this was a great experience and so much fun. Don’t miss it!

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Could not have asked for a more informative and fun time on the water. Very safe and well worth the money.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Fun way to spend a couple of hours out on the Bay. Would definitely go again. Our guide, Dustin, was great. A+

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The guided tour was excellent. My daughter and I really enjoyed the mix of slow speed canals and the wide open, open water tour.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

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Jeannie R
23 February 2017|
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Response from Lanadel | Reviewed this property |
We had walked up and fitted in the next booking that day , the guys are really nice and they are flexible this was in September
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Jeannie R
23 February 2017|
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Response from Theresawhitlock | Reviewed this property |
There is absolutely nothing you need to be worried about.The speed boats are very low to the water and they're not going to overturn. You have total control over how fast your speed boat will go. The guide has a radio in... More
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Sherry K
22 October 2016|
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No, too small.
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