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Clear Kayak Tour of Shell Key Preserve

About this experience

What you'll do:

Embark on an unforgettable adventure with your group of friends on our exclusive Clear Kayaking Tour at Shell Key Preserve, just a stone's throw from St. Pete Beach! Cruise through the pristine waters in our clear kayaks, revealing a vibrant underwater world beneath you. Paddle along picturesque mangroves, relax on white sand beaches, and explore secluded spots, creating memories that will last a lifetime. Be on the lookout for dolphins, manatees, pelicans, and more while your fun & knowledgeable eco-tour guide shares insights about the diverse marine life. Voted the #1 Nature & Outdoor Experience on TripAdvisor in 2022, this tour promises a blend of excitement, natural beauty, and cherished moments.

Why we love it for your party:

  • Add Adventure to your trip – it’s all fun in the sun!
  • Find incredible shells along the shores of Shell Key
  • Insta-worthy – beautiful scenery and clear kayaks?! What more could be more photo-worthy?!
  • Shell Key Preserve – exclusive access to the beaches of Shell Key Preserve (only accessible by watercraft)
  • Located at Billy’s Stone Crab which features a rooftop bar and delicious lunch and dinner options

About this experience partner:

We are Get Up and Go Kayaking – Tampa Bay, where we go beyond offering exceptional kayaking experiences to become a vibrant community of nature enthusiasts, adventurers, and outdoor explorers. Our Tampa Bay’s Clear Kayak Tour of Shell Key Preserve has garnered acclaim as the #1 Overall Activity in the USA in 2021 and the #1 Outdoor & Nature Activity in the World in 2022, as recognized by TripAdvisor. Our award-winning tour guides, with backgrounds in environmental science and marine biology, are not just educators but also passionate adventurers, ensuring your journey is both enlightening and filled with lifelong memories. Join us for an eco-conscious adventure that transcends the ordinary and captures the magic of the great outdoors!

Additional information:

  • Gratuity not included in ticket price
  • Tour duration 2-2.5 hours
  • All kayaks are tandem
  • Weight limit: 425 pounds per boat AND no more than 250 pounds per seat (individual)
  • Alcohol and pets are prohibited throughout Shell Key Preserve by order of Pinellas County
  • While we do welcome beginners this is an intermediate paddle and we ask all guests to have upper-body mobility and be of moderate physical fitness for the 3-mile paddle.
  • We encourage guests to bring reusable water bottles, sunscreen, sunglasses/hats, shoes that can get wet, and clothing that can get wet.
  • We will provide dry bags for your personal items, safety equipment including lifejackets and whistles, a clear kayak with seats and paddles, and a knowledgeable tour guide.

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Shell Key Preserve Clear Kayak Tour

Starting at$69per person

2hr

Enjoy a Clear Kayaking Adventure through the Shell Key Preserve; just outside of Tampa Bay & St. Pete Beach!

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Location

1 Collany Rd, Tierra Verde, FL 33715, USA

Cancellation Policy

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generous Cancellation Policy

Full refund on cancellations with 7+ days notice. No refund within 7 day window.

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Shell Key Preserve Clear Kayak Tour

Starting at$69per person

2hr

Enjoy a Clear Kayaking Adventure through the Shell Key Preserve; just outside of Tampa Bay & St. Pete Beach!

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