Private Boat with Captain Destin, Florida

No trip to Destin is complete with at least one day spent on the water! Explore the emerald clear waters snorkeling or take a ride through Destin to view the area by boat and visit Crab Island, take a dolphin cruise, etc. Book your private boat excursion with Captain (and crew) in Destin, Florida at Pelican Adventures. Don’t worry about a thing for a fun day on the water and let the crew do it all!

Pelican Adventures on the Destin Harbor has a fleet of boats offered for private rental complete with US Coast Guard licensed Captain. All of our boats are US Coast Guard certified and insured and up to date with all requirements and regulations. Depending on the passenger count in your group, Pelican Adventures has a vessel that will accommodate groups up to 100 people! Click here to view the boats.

Popular Private Boat Rental Activities:

  • Fishing Charter – book a private deep sea fishing charter to fish the Gulf of Mexico. All fishing trips include fishing licenses, rod and reel, bait and tackle and crew will clean and bag your fish following the trip
  • Crab Island Excursion – visit the infamous tourist destination “crab island” for a day of fun! Only accessible by boat, let a licensed captain anchor and navigate your day for a stress-free day while your group plays on the inflatable water park, swims and snorkels and has a good time.
  • Snorkeling and Shelling Trip – explore Destin’s clear waters to find unbelievable sea life in the East Jetties. Enjoy fully sanitized snorkel, mask, and fins and our crew provides instruction and assistance throughout the trip. Discover crabs and seashells to take home while visiting grass flats while checking out an eco-tour of Destin.
  • Dolphin / Sunset Cruise – relax and enjoy the beautiful waterscape of Destin on a private cruise to view dolphins swimming. Visit one of Destin’s waterfront restaurants to dine or pack a boat picnic to enjoy a nice cruise touring the area by boat. Schedule your cruise for sunset for an ultimate light show and cooler temps while enjoying a sea breeze. During holidays, book a fireworks cruise to view by boat!

Pelican Adventures is family owned operating in our 21st year in Destin, Florida. We pride ourselves in offering the most fun and safe day on the water with an experienced, licensed crew and hope we can make your vacation a fun one!

Give us a call for more information at (850) 650-3825 or visit our site at