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So glad we decided to visit this beach!
It was about an hr ride on the ferry from Biloxi, and about 10 mins walk to the beach from the ferry dock. Around $30/person(adult) online purchase. We rented the umbrella and 2chairs for $25 @ they...More
If you visit Biloxi take a day trip to Ship Island. Visit with Captain Pete - grandson of the original owner. The island is HOT!
If you like snorkeling find out about visibility before going. If it’s been windy you won’t see anything! The dock...More
The walk in the heat is worth the experience. The length of time on the Island is perfect. On the trip over we always see Dolphins, tons of jelly fish, stingrays. It is so peaceful and the water is wonderful, they sell inflated tubes for...More
My husband and I thoroughly enjoyed our day trip to Ship Island. If you choose not to bring a cooler full of food and drinks or chairs with you, a snack bar is available and chairs and umbrellas are available for rent, all at reasonable...More
We generally take our own boat or wave runners when in town but for out of towners, the fairey is the way to go. Catch it out of the gulfport harbor, load up an ice chest and bring your tanning lotion.
It is a hike from the boat to the beach area, so if you have trouble walking distances, it might not be the trip for you. The facilities are very clean. The snack shop and gift shop are well stocked and reasonably priced. There really...More
Ship Island is a treasure of the Mississippi Gulf Coast and can be a great day-trip if you understand what to expect. First, unlike the barrier islands of Florida that are connected to the mainland and highly populated, Ship Island lies about 12 miles south...More
Ship Island is definitely a nicer alternative to the beaches of Biloxi & Gulfport. Ship Island is a Barrier Island that represents unspoiled nature. You will not find any beachfront hotels, condos, and restaurants. Instead, you will find the simple necessities like restrooms, showers, a...More
I don't think it would be a good or worthwhile trip for her. Even if they allowed her to stay on the ferry while others got off,it might be a boring time to just sit and wait for the return trip. Advice from other travelers... More
I don't think it would be a good or worthwhile trip for her. Even if they allowed her to stay on the ferry while others got off,it might be a boring time to just sit and wait for the return trip. Advice from other travelers regarding other ferry rides are probably your best bet.
Yes, there is a senior rate. Regular adult fare is 30, senior fare 28 and children are 20. Those are ferry boat fares to get you there. Chairs with umbrellas are extra and you can pay for those after you arrive as a person... More
Yes, there is a senior rate. Regular adult fare is 30, senior fare 28 and children are 20. Those are ferry boat fares to get you there. Chairs with umbrellas are extra and you can pay for those after you arrive as a person comes around checking to see if you have already paid.