Tarpon Bay Explorers

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Sanibel Island:

900 Tarpon Bay Rd. Sanibel Island, FL 33957


(239) 472-8900


(239) 395-2772

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Experience the extraordinary at Tarpon Bay in a wildlife refuge aboard a tram, nature and sea life cruise, or guided kayak tour. Rentals include kayak, canoe, canoe with motor, pontoon boat, stand up paddle board, bicycle and fishing equipment.


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  • Bicycle Trails, Boat Tours, Fishing Charter, Hiking/Nature Trails, Historic Attraction, Marine Attractions, Nature Interpretive Center, Nature Preserve, Protected Species Habitat, Sightseeing Tours, Sunset Cruise, Water Recreation
  • General Information: Open Year-Round
  • Dates Closed: Christmas
  • Hours: 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. (or 6 p.m. in summer) daily
  • Size of Boat: 45'
  • Capacity of Boat: 40
  • Tour Information: Customized Tours, Guided Tours, Self-Guided Tours
  • Tour Duration: 30-180min
  • Tour Schedule: Variable
  • Disabled Traveler Information: ADA Compliant
  • Guest Information: Family Friendly
  • Pet Information: Pets on Leash Allowed
  • Activities: Bicycling, Birding, Boating, Canoeing, Fishing, Kayaking, Natural Wildlife Viewing
  • Facility Amenities: Bus Parking, Concessions, Gift Shop, Parking, Picnic Area
  • Information/Services: Maps
  • Rentals: Bicycle Rental, Boat Rental, Canoe Rental, Fishing Rental, Kayak Rental, Pontoon Rental
  • Discounts: Group Discount
  • Review #2
    “Really cool!” - Florida

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    “Great place!” - Reviewer

    “Beyond expectations.” - Florida

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