Sarasota Bay Explorers at Mote Aquarium

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1600 Ken Thompson Parkway, City Island, Sarasota FL


ooking for an exciting, hands-on, educational and FUN experience on the water? We’ve got it!

We are located in beautiful Sarasota, Florida and work in conjunction with Mote Marine Laboratory to provide interactive marine science boat trips for both public and private use.

We offer several types of eco-tours including our renowned Sea Life Encounter Cruise, Guided Kayak Tours, Nature Safari and private charters aboard the Miss Explorer. To learn about our various trips, please click on the links above. To contact us for more information or reservations, please refer to the phone number in the left-hand column.

In addition to our regular cruises, you may charter a trip on one of our 40-foot pontoon boats for a private group. Private charters are available for anything from school field trips to company outings to birthday parties. Please call for more information. 941.388.4200