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The city's museums and restored historic districts are worth a wander if you have the time, and the Five Points and San Marco neighborhoods are charming, walkable areas lined with bistros, boutiques and bars.

The Jacksonville area beaches – a world unto themselves – are 30 to 50 minutes' drive from the city, depending on traffic and where you're coming from.


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$53 Cultural & Theme Tours

Jax Beaches Tour (includes Historical & Architectural Information)

Transportation: You will be on a luxury, three-wheel, Tuk Tuk with Jacksonville Beach's one and only licensed tour operator! During the winter we have heated seats and blankets to take the chill off of you. We also have rain guards to protect you from rain! We are the only Tuk Tuk tour company in Florida too. Tour Guide will narrate your three-hour tour with us and take you to some amazing spots along our beaches. Pick-Up: we can either pick you up at local beach hotels OR you can come to our location at 1250 Shetter Avenue, Unit 4, Jacksonville Beach, Florida. We suggest you bring water to keep hydrated; sunblock for protection and appropriate clothing for the weather. You are going to love being a celebrity on our Tuk Tuks!

$29.96 Tours & Sightseeing

Sorcerer's Secret Escape Room Jacksonville

Located 15 minutes from Downtown Jacksonville. Gather a team and enter the magic shop to experience this exciting escape room. Work together to unravel the Sorcerer's Secret in under 60 minutes. Find clues, solve puzzles, make connections, and work as a team to try and escape the Sorcerer's Secret. Choose when to face this moderately challenging room from the several available times. Arrive 15 minutes prior to the start time to meet the staff, review safety rules and get your mission. Walk into the room with your team as the 60 minutes begin.The Sorcerer’s Secret is located in your uncle’s magic shop. Investigate his mysterious disappearance and try to find him with the clues left behind. Crack hidden codes, find keys to unlock pieces of the puzzle, and try to escape before the 60 minutes are up.

$35 Water Sports

Amelia Island Kayak Self-Guided, 2-Hour Tour in Mangroves

Arrive at the boat ramp and sign in.  Family Kayak Tours will show you a one way up and back kayak route.  You will have two hours of leisurely paddle time on sturdy safe kayaks. The black water is lush with greenery and plant life. Single kayaks and double kayaks available when you make your reservation, please specify request.  Paddle at your own pace and see if you can spot the many botanical life forms in the mangroves, jumping fish, singing birds, and more. The gentle waters are great for kayakers of all ages and abilities. Exciting & peaceful kayaking in a lovely botanical setting near Amelia Island.  Incredible eco plant life, fish, turtles, birds, and fresh air. Includes a mini lesson if needed, a one way up and back leisurely route, kayak, paddle, and vest. Calm & safe for the entire family! MWFS at Melton Nelson Boat Ramp in Yulee.

$49.99 Tours & Sightseeing

Jacksonville Puzzling Adventure

Choose your own start time and embark on your adventure. With your smartphone as your guide, go on a brain-teasing and educational walking tour of your chosen neighborhood. Visit a series of locations and answer the questions or solve puzzles to receive your next instruction.There is no need to race as quickly as possible from start to finish. Part of the fun is enjoying the sights, sounds, and tastes of the tour. Before heading to your next location, you’ll have time to eat, drink, enjoy the sights, and use the bathroom while the game clock is not running. You’re only timed on your travel and puzzles.At the end of your adventure, see your rank based on a combination of your answers to the questions and game clock time.

$499 Outdoor Activities

Jacksonville Inshore Fishing Charter

On this Jacksonville fishing charter the Captain will provide fishing instructions and casting lessons which are all included for beginners and advanced techniques for the experts. Tours are suited for both first-timers, experienced anglers, elderly, youth, families and children of all ages and are handicap friendly so everyone is sure to have a blast as you fish with ease and comfort of the calm backwater never needlessly worrying about being seasick.Enjoy the feeling of being in the many rivers, never losing sight of land and sightseeing for wildlife at the same time. Looking to escape the fast paced lifestyle of Jacksonville, a 10 minute boat ride finds you in the beauty of this River hunting the most famous fishing waters in Jacksonville Beach.The day starts by meeting the captain at the meeting location on your itinerary, no worries, no concerns, nothing to forget just step on board and start enjoying the day. Fish and sit comfortably in our inshore boat designed for this type of fishing. All boats accommodate a max of four anglers plus the captain and are equipped with GPS, VHF radio, live-bait tank, and livewells to keep your catch.  All the boats have coolers on board with ice and bottled water to keep you hydrated. There's plenty of space for you to to bring and store lunch sandwiches and your additional favorite beverage. Alcohol beverages in cans and plastic bottles are permitted. Never concern yourselves of the worry of restrooms, as there are several along our path and we can make a pit stop at anytime. Whatever your target species, our Captain is confident he will be able to put you on the fish you’re after, of course depending on the season and weather conditions. The area provides big Red Drum,  Snook, Trout, Tarpon, Sharks, Flounder and all the other species that inhabit the beautiful waters of the rivers. You will be fishing the shallow coves, canals, bays, inlets and grass flats along the edge of the banks of the river using a variety of live bait and artificial lures.  Once the catching starts, your captain will know which fish are legal to keep and all the local laws of how many each person can harvest. If you prefer to catch and release, then that's okay too. Once the trip expires, you head back to the original dock where your captain will clean and prepare your catch for you to take with you. Prepare this does take a bit of time if a lot of fish are caught, which cannot be done on the water. This is a local  Jacksonville fishing charter you surely do not want to miss out on while in the area. So reserve today, so we can get you hooked up!  Please note: All charters are subject to weather. In the case of unfavorable weather you will be provided the option to reschedule or a full refund.

$499 Outdoor Activities

Amelia Island Inshore Fishing Charter

After visiting the Amelia Island Welcome Center we highly suggest touring the Main Park Beach and Fort Clinch State Park in your spare time. Then next thing to do is venture out for some fun in the sun with Outdoor Activities in Fernandina Beach off of Amelia Island. Pre trip gitters, no problem after reserving your trip here. Your Captain will reach out to you confirming and answering any and all questions you may have so be sure to include the correct contact info. You will meet at the designated time and location on your itinerary unless the Captain calls and changes locations due to tides or weather related items. Once at location, captain provides fishing instructions and casting lessons for beginners and advanced techniques for the experts. Also know this trip is suited for both first-timers, experienced anglers, elderly, youth, families and children of all ages and are handicap friendly. So everyone is sure to have fun as you fish with ease and comfort of the calm island waters never worrying about being seasick. So after boarding the boat and a quick safety check by your Captain, off you go.  Once we arrive at the fishing location everyone gets a rod that wants one. Optionally you can lay back and take in the Florida sunshine and site and sounds of Amelia Island. Once the catching starts, your captain will know which fish are legal to keep and all the local laws of how many each person can harvest. During this time, if you have caught enough fish and just prefer to go on a boat ride, let your captain know it's your time. Once the trip expires, we head back to the original dock where your captain will clean and prepare your catch for you to take with you. Please be aware, preparing and cleaning does take a bit of time if a lot of fish were caught. While out on the water, the boat will have coolers on board with ice and bottled water to keep you hydrated. There's plenty of space to bring sandwiches and snacks of your choice. Also any additional favorite beverage of your choice, including alcohol beverages which are preferred in cans but not required.This is a local Amelia Island fishing charter you surely do want to experience while in the area. So reserve today, so we can get you hooked up!  Please note:  All charter's are subject to weather. In the case of unfavorable weather you will be provided the option to reschedule or complete refund.