Carrie B. Harbor Tours, Las Olas Boulevard at Southeast Fifth Avenue, Fort Lauderdale; 954-768-9920; http://www.carriebcruises.com. Sightseeing cruises of the New River, Intracoastal Waterway and Port Everglades. Ninety-minute cruises depart at 11 a.m., 1 p.m. and 3 p.m. daily in season; Thursday through Monday starting June 1. Cost: Adults $19.95, children under 12 $12.95. Holds 300 passengers.
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Robbie's Marina, Mile Marker 77.5 on Overseas Highway in Islamorada; 305-664-8070; http://www.robbies.com. Happy Cat, 43-foot catamaran makes sunset cruise of about 2 hours, 15 minutes, past Alligator Lighthouse, Indian Key, Shell Key every night at 6 p.m. Boat holds 30; complimentary champagne. Cost: $35 adults, $20 children.
Schooner Western Union, 202 William St., Key West; 305-292-1766; http://www.schoonerwesternunion.org. Sunset sail daily 7-9 p.m. on 130-foot boat that holds 76 passengers. Includes conch chowder and beverages; live music. Cost: $59 adults, $29 kids 4-12. Star-gazer cruises with an astronomer on board topoint out the stars and constellations; Friday-Saturday, 9:30-11 p.m; $49 adults, $19 kids 4-12.
Schooner Jolly II Rover, Departs from Conch Republic Seafood at the foot of Greene and Elizabeth Streets, Key West; 305-304-2235; http://www.schoonerjollyrover.com. 80-foot Caribbean coastal sailing ship; holds 50 passengers. Daily two-hour cruises at 1:30 p.m., 6:30 p.m. Cost: $49 for sunset sail, $29 for day sail.
Fury Water Adventures has three departure points in Key West, including Duval Street pier and the historic seaport off Elizabeth St; 305-294-8899; http://www.furycat.com. Glass-bottom boat cruises at noon, 2 p.m., 4 p.m.; $36 adults, $18 children. 360-foot catamaran (50 passengers) does two-hour sunset cruises that sail at 6:30 p.m. Cost: $37 for regular sunset sail (beverages included) $18.50 for children ages 6-12 ($16.65 online); Commotion on the Ocean (complimentary beverages, appetizers, live music) $49, $24.50 for children 6-12. Discounts if purchased online.
Cheeca Lodge Sunset Sail, 81801 Overseas Hwy., Mile Marker 82, Islamorada; 305-517-4451; http://www.cheeca.com/fishing-and-recreation/water(underscore)sports.cfm. Two-hour ride on 20-passenger pontoon boat; offered Tuesday, Friday, and Saturday at 6:30 p.m. Cost: $55.
Key Largo Princess, on U.S. 1 at Mile Marker 100, Holiday Inn Docks, Key Largo, 305-451-4655; http://www.keylargoprincess.com. Two-hour cruise on 70-foot, 129-passenger glass-bottom boat at 10 am, 1 p.m. and 4 p.m. Cost: $30 adults, $17 children.
Sunny Days Catamaran, Key West Historic Seaport at the foot of Greene and Elizabeth Streets; 305-296-5556; http://www.sunnydayskeywest.com. Two hour narrated glass-bottom boat tour, includes views of coral reef; holds 100 people. Cruises at noon, 2 p.m. and 6 p.m. Cost: Afternoon cruises $40 adults, $20 children 12 and under; sunset cruise $45 adults, $22.50 children.
Sebago Catamarans, Key West Historic Seaport at the foot of Greene and Elizabeth Streets; 305-294-5687; http://www.keywestsebago.com. Several catamarans and a schooner do two-hour afternoon (2 p.m.) and sunset (6:30 p.m.) cruises. Cost: $45-$49; discount for tickets purchased online in advance.
John Pennekamp Coral Reef State Park, Key Largo; 305-451-6315, 305-451-1621; http://www.pennekamppark.com. Glass-bottom boat cruises sail at 9 a.m., noon and 3 p.m. and last 2 1 / 2 hours. Boats hold 130 people. Cost: $24.95 adults, children12 and under $17.
Hawk's Cay Sunset Cruise, Hawks Cay Marina, Duck Key; 305-743-7000, ext. 3555; http://www.hawkscay.com. Sunset cruise departs at 6 p.m. and lasts 1 1 / 2 to 2 hours. Cost: $42.
Sunset Water Sports Key West, 201 William St.; 305-296-2554; http://www.sunsetwatersportskeywest.com. Two-hour sunset cruises, 149 people, sail at 6:30 p.m. Cost: $30.
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Palm Beach Water Taxi: 561-683-TAXI; http://www.sailfishmarina.com. The taxi gives 90-minute tours starting from Sailfish Marina on Singer Island. Boats hold 26-49 people. Service to Clematis Street in West Palm Beach stopped temporarily due to construction in West Palm Beach. Cruises at 10 a.m., noon, 2 p.m. and 4 p.m. Cost: Adults $28, children $14, children 3 and under free.
Delray Beach Cruises, 801 E. Atlantic Ave., Delray Beach; 561-243-0686; http://www.delraybeachcruises.com. Two-hour narrated Intracoastal cruises, sunset and brunch cruises. Schedule varies. Cost: Daytime sightseeing cruises $22 adults, $19 children and seniors; brunch and sunset cruises $35 adults, $30 children.
Everglades National Park Boat Tours: Ten-Thousand Islands tour departs from the Gulf Coast Marina area in Everglades City; Whitewater Bay tours depart from Flamingo. Ten-Thousand Island tours are 90 minute rides narrated by a naturalist; depart every hour on the half hour starting at 9:30 a.m.; last tour at 5 p.m. Cost: $26.50 adults, $13.25 children. Mangrove tours, also narrated by a naturalist, are at 9 a.m., 11 a.m., 1 p.m and 3 p.m. Cost: $35 adults, $17.50 children. 239-695-2591; http://evergladesnationalparkboattoursgulfcoast.com/
From Flamingo, Florida Bay tours are at 10:30am, 12:30pm, 2:30pm, 4:45pm (Sunset Cruise). Back country tours are at 10:30 a.m., 12:30 p.m. 2:30 p.m., and 4:30 p.m. Cost: Cost: $26.50 adults, $13.25 children. 239-695-2591; http://evergladesnationalparkboattoursflamingo.com/.