Lunch at Cabbage Key then on to the beach.
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  • Cayo Costa Our most popular tour stops for lunch at the famous Cabbage Key Inn. Built on a Calusa Indian Mound on a private island. The views from this historic Inn overlook Pine Island Sound and the Intercoastal Waterway.

    Then on to the island to explore nine miles of white sand beach on the Gulf Of Mexico. Swimming,fishing, kayak and bike rentals, nature trails,and excellent shelling. Restrooms and showers are available.

    Full day 9:30AM - 3:30PM
    Adult $ 45.00 Child $ 35.00
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  • To confirm reservations we will need a credit or debit card (anything except for American express) the card will be processed 24 hours prior to departure so you will have until then to make any changes to the reservations (any one person cancels or to cancel the entire trip)Any cancelations before then there will be a $5 fee.
  • You have to be to Jug Creek Marina by 9am on the day of departure we will depart at 9:30.
  • We recommend bringing a small cooler with drinks and snacks for your ride on the boat and your stay at Cayo Costa after lunch. You can also bring beach chairs and umbrellas. Anything you bring with you can stay on the boat while you're having lunch at Cabbage Key the boat anchors off and the crew has lunch also.
  • The marina does charge $8 per vehicle for the day for parking.
  • The trip is an hour and a half narrated cruise over to Cabbage Key. We will stop briefly at Cayo Costa to let off any day visitors spending the day or half day at the beach.
  • You will get to Cabbage Key at approximately 11am and will have until 12:20 for lunch we will depart Cabbage Key at 12:30.
  • There are no beaches at Cabbage Key.
  • Due to the endangered native wildlife on the island no dogs are allowed on Cabbage Key.
  • Cabbage Key does have a 1 check per table rule for groups of more than 6 persons.
  • We will get back to Cayo Costa at approximately 1pm and there you can board a tram that will take you around to the gulf side. You will have from 1-3pm at the beach and you will need to catch the 3:00 tram back to the boat dock. We start boarding at 3pm and depart at 3:30 you will get back to the marina at approximately 4:30.
  • All trip schedules and rates are subject to change without notice. Tropic Star is NOT responsible for delays/changes caused by weather/unforeseen conditions.