The Real Florida Adventures...

Boat Tours, Land Safaris, Train Rides, Kayak Tours, Balloon Rides and More... The REAL Adventures in Florida



Camp, Canoe and Kayak on the Peace River in Arcadia

 
The Peace River gently meanders through
 the wilderness beside high, forested banks, 
low pastures and sandy outcroppings.
Upriver drop-offs provide access to this 
pristine waterway for half day, full day 
or overnight adventures. Canoe Outpost
provides canoes, kayaks, tents and
other camping accessories.

St. Johns River Eco Tours- Near Orlando

  
Explore a part of Florida that has changed little over
 the centuries. Take in the unspoiled beauty and bounty 
 of wildlife along this pristine corridor of the St. Johns River.

St. John's River Tours- Ocala National Forest

  
Observe a rich bounty of wildlife along the scenic St.
Johns River and its unspoiled tributaries. Your captain
  points out various flora & fauna along with historical 
insights as you revel in the natural environs.

Life Size Aviation and Race Car Simulation in Clearwater

  
Imagine being at the controls of a jet airliner, fighter jet
 or driving a Formula One race car. Simulators at the Sim
Center Tampa Bay provide realistic visuals and sound
for a life-sized experience. Mention Florida Secrets when
you call to reserve and receive a $10 discount.

Kayaking SUP and Yoga in Clermont

 
Florida From A Kayak was created to share the unique
 beauty of Florida. Dedicated to the conservation of nature
and its richness, we have pursued modes of renewable
recreation. We offer kayaking classes, eco tours, Stand Up
Paddleboard instruction, rentals and yoga on the boards.     
 Click here

Kayak Historical Mound Key in SW Florida

   
Exuberant and friendly Sissel Robertson has a passion for
 the water. She offers 90 minute kayak tours as well as kayak 
 rentals and shuttles to Mound Key, an archaeological treasure.
                          Click Here

Tour Merritt Island Wildlife Refuge

  
      Merritt Island Wildlife Refuge abounds with wildlife:
   manatees, dolphin, alligators and beautifully plumed
    shorebirds like the Roseatte Spoonbill (below). Climb
     aboard for a spectacular nature boating adventure.
                            Click Here

Paddle Wheedon Island Preserve in Tampa Bay

 
Paddle the pristine backwaters of Wheedon Island Preserve
 with guided or self-guided kayak and SUP Adventures. Also:  
day trips and multi-day trips within Florida and beyond.
Sweetwater Kayaks  CLICK HERE

Paddle the Springfed Rainbow River & the Withlacoochee

 
Paddle two of Florida's most scenic waterways. The
           clear, springfed Rainbow River shimmers like an opal;
        the deeper Withlacoochee winds through dense forests.

Kayak Sailing Trips & More From Vero Beach

 
                Paddle quiet backwaters, cross expansive
            grass flats and along thick mangrove in the Indian
           River Lagoon, with more than 4000 animal and plant
          species including sea horses, dolphin and manatees.
             Also: kayak sailing trips and other multi-day trips.
                                          CLICK HERE

                                     

Paddle the Springfed Waters of Crystal River

 
Glide through secluded and pristine backwaters like Ozello,a
 quiet, uncrowded escape in St. Martins March Aquatic Preserve.
   Ideal for kayaking, the water is clear and shallow with grass
         flats, sand bars, oyster reefs and mangrove islands.
CLICK HERE for Aardvark's Florida Kayak Co.

Kayak the Thousand Islands Along the Space Coast

 
Experienced guides conduct daily tours
into this unspoiled mangrove habitat
brimming with wildlife. Space Coast
Kayaking offers a variety of adventures:
Morning 2+ hour Paddle, Moon-light
Paddle, Sunset Paddle, and amazing
 Bioluminescence Paddle (water glowing,
seasonal)Tours may be customized
                                                          to your preference. click here

Nature Tours, Photography and Fishing On Beautiful Sarasota Bay

  

Take an eco-tour to mangrove islands go shelling on remote sandy
 beaches that are a haven for shore birds, crabs, snails and other wildlife.
Catch snook, redfish and trout or shoot some photos. CLICK HERE


Explore the Magnificent Homosassa River

 
The clear springfed waters of Florida's Nature Coast
are yours to explore with airboat and pontoon boat 
tours. Enjoy manatee tours, fishing, scalloping and
swimming. Guided tours or rentals of pontoon boats,
 Jon boats, canoes and kayaks on the magnificent 
Homosassa River. A REAL Florida experience.
                           CLICK HERE

Everglades Headwaters Airboat Eco Tours Near Orlando

    
    Explore the pristine headwaters of the Everglades with an
      exciting and informative airboat adventure. See a variety
        of wildlife amid stunning panoramas on your personal
             nature tour narrated by USCG airboat captains.

Innovative Electric Bikes & Boats in Downtown St. Petersburg


        Energy Mobility
Welcome to Energy Mobility and your Florida Secrets
  invitation to experience innovation…Click Here 
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Schooner Sailing from Key West

  


 Experience the adventure of a lifetime aboard
       this beautiful classic schooner: Choose from day
       cruises, sunset and night sails, as well as extended 
         overnight trips, to the Dry Tortugas and beyond.
As the wind rustles the sails, relax topside
           with soaring seabirds and dolphins that are
       often swimming nearby. View spectacular sunsets
          and revel in the romance of the sea after dark.

Tours of Beaufiful Sebastian Inlet and Beyond

  
   Explore beautiful Sebastian Inlet that abounds with wildlife.
       Capt. Christy offers boat tours, shuttle for island camping, 
            kayak tours, and paddleboard tours. Kayaks and
                paddleboards are also available for rental.
                                          Click Here

Kayak the Estero River- Near Naples

 
Paddle the tranquil backwaters of the Estero River.
Since 1977 Estero River Outfitters has provided
access to one of Florida's least known yet
most scenic waterways. CLICK HERE
Paddle east and the river narrows to a lush mangrove 
canopy. Paddle west to Estero Bay passing through 
the scenic Estero Scrub Preserve. Rentals daily with
 guided tours on Saturdays or by reservation.

Central Florida Nature Adventures

Paddle the REAL Florida

 
Chose from a range of paddling tours including the Dora Canal.
A local icon, old Florida cypress swamp. Big trees lots of birds and an Otter Clan.
Blink your eyes and you are in Seminole Indian country! A real nice 2 hour getaway 
from it all!!!! Level of Difficulty: No Experience Necessary

or several others including:

Wekiva River
Three springs pour into this pristine river. The Great Egret, American Bittern, 
Woodpeckers, Great Blue Heron, as wellas many other Herons and waterfowl flourish
 on this river. The Ivory-billed Woodpeckerat one time called this home. These shallow 
waters create a fantastic environment formany different species of plants, fish and
other wildlife.Level of Difficulty: No Experience Necessary 



Boat Tours on Cedar Key

 
Unspoiled atolls and islands surrounding historic
 Cedar Key provide a rich habitat for a wide variety
 of coastal wildlife. Enjoy Informative water tours by 
  Capt. Joe Slaughter, a resident for more than 40 yrs.
 A fabulous Florida boat tour and Florida adventure.

The 2 hour cruise aboard a covered 26 ' Beach Cat
       includes informative insights by Capt. Joe. Depending
        on the time of year you could see Frigate birds,
         white pelicans  The magnificent Roseate Spoonbill, 
       dolphins, and turtles are often spotted.