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Gulf of Mexico Sunset Cruise from Naples

  • Cruise departs from and returns to the Tin City Watershops

  • Drinks and snacks available for purchase on board

  • Learn about the history of the area from on-board commentary

Gulf of Mexico Sunset Cruise from Naples
From USD 46.64
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Gulf of Mexico Sunset Cruise from Naples
From USD 46.64

Cruise aboard the Double Sunshine from Naples and into the Gulf of Mexico at sunset. Move freely on the deck to see the best views and capture lovely pictures. You may be able to spot dolphins or manatees swimming in the gulf. Cruise past stunning mansions in exclusive Port Royal, serene Keewaydin Island, and enjoy the tales of Florida history from your knowledgeable captain.

What to Expect

Board the iconic Double Sunshine at Tin City Waterside Shops off Naples' famous 5th Ave South. From Tin City Shops, you will cruise along the Gordon River out to the beautiful Gulf of Mexico. Along the way, you will enjoy a historical commentary including the colorful stories and interesting facts about Naples founding community. Then you will have the opportunity to admire the historic buildings and the millionaire mansions in Port Royal, home to many of well-known Naples “snowbirds”.   

Take in the amazing beauty of a southwest Florida sunset with captivating views of the Gulf of Mexico, Keewaydin Island, and wildlife that could include dolphins, a variety of birds and seasonally manatee. You will love moving freely throughout the boat to get the best view capturing memories that will last a lifetime! Restrooms are available on the boat, along with snacks and refreshments for purchase on board too. 

This 90-minute cruise will return you back to Tin City Waterside Shops where you can enjoy shopping in one of the 30 different unique shops or eating at one of the three delicious restaurants. You can also walk and enjoy shopping or eat on 5th Ave South, Naples most famous street!

Interesting sights:

  • Wildlife including but not limited to dolphins, big variety of birds, manatees (seasonal)
  • Beautiful Keewaydin Island
  • Gulf of Mexico views
  • Port Royal Mansions
Reviews (13)
1 - 5 of 13 reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Great trip to the Gulf for a Beautiful Sunset!

Had a fun time cruising down the river to the Gulf of Mexico on the Double Sunshine. The crew was great and the Captain was informative and very funny! Loved seeing the mansions, the huge boats, the wildlife (including pelicans, eagles, and dolphins surfing the...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank BBuzzie
Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Double Sunshine Sunset Cruise

Just stumbled on this when visiting Tin City. Didn't plan it, just kinda ended up on a wonderful boat trip! My wife liked hearing stories about how rich folks keep their taxes down by building extravagant houses and not living in them! I liked looking...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank KJS257
Reviewed 23 October 2018
Great tour with a beautiful sunset

The tour was excellent and we learned about the waterfront homes of Naples. This is where many of the ultra rich own homes. The crew was very knowledgeable and explained the development of Naples harbor and many of the homes. The dolphins were riding the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Dean3839
Reviewed 11 October 2018 via mobile
Wonderful Evenings

A great sail around Naples" canals with a great commentary and adequate bar! Sit on the right-hand side if you can, get in the queues earlier. Saw dolphins and a great sunset!

1  Thank TravellinTomS
Reviewed 21 August 2018
Great Sunset Cruise!!!

Had a lovely time with family aboard the Naples Explorer with Captain Tyler and Tiffany. The tour was very informative, the ride was smooth and they kept us laughing the entire time. The sunset left us speechless, we took so many pictures our phones died!...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Bethlyn K
PureFlorida, Guest Relations Manager at Pure Florida, responded to this reviewResponded 5 September 2018

Thanks for the awesome review Bethlyn! We are so glad that you had a great time on the sunset cruise with Captain Tyler and Tiffany! We will absolutely pass along your regards to them and we hope you come back and see us again soon!

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