Top 20 Experiences in jacksonville
CraigCat Boat Tour from Fernandina Beach
CraigCats are like a go-cart on water. You get the opportunity to drive your own boat on a guided tour while also getting to see the waterways of Amelia Island and the surrounding area. You could see dolphins, manatees, wild horses and birds specific to the area. *please note conditions vary and you may get splashed with bumpy conditions **you must be 18 years old to drive and if born after Jan 1, 1988 you must complete the FL Boaters Safety. ***Meeting location: 251 Creekside Drive Fernandina Beach, FL 32034 (C Dock)
Electric Bike Tours in Amelia Island
A Pedego Electric Bike is the best way to experience all that Amelia Island has to offer. A Pedego is just like a regular bike - only better. You can pedal normally (or not) and get power when you want it. It feels like being a kid again! If our tour times don't work for you, give us a call to inquire about self-guided tours. Note: All participants must be able to ride a bike. You will need to certify before departure that you have safely ridden a bike in the last 5 years.
Amelia Island Guided Kayak Tour of Lofton Creek
The Lofton Creek Kayak Tour is perfect for paddlers of any level, including children and beginners. It’s an intimate nature experience in which participants can expect to get up close and personal with turtles, alligators, snakes, otters, and occasionally, manatees. The terrestrial nature of the forest attracts pileated woodpeckers, red shoulder hawks, and the curious anhinga, sometimes referred to as the “water turkey.” The protected makeup of Lofton Creek means paddling here is “weather resistant” to tumultuous coastal conditions. A south-bound paddle on Lofton Creek provides picturesque marsh views, whereas a north-bound paddle is a more remote, forested experience. The Lofton Creek Kayak Tour is a guaranteed good time for everyone in your group!
Half-Day City Tour in Downtown Jacksonville
In 1901, the great fire of Jacksonville quickly swept through the area and destroyed our downtown. Thankfully architects from around the world heard about our plight and came to help us design our buildings. On this wonderful tour, you will also experience several memorials and the oldest living thing in our city, the great Treaty Oak. A fun addition is being able to ride in our luxury tuk tuk over our historic Main Street bridge. History, Business Architectural Achievements, Memorials and more. Your Downtown Jacksonville City tour has it all – plus hidden gems locals don’t even know about! Explore beautiful city landscape of Downtown Jacksonville and learn about the region’s rich and varied history at the beach and along the banks of the St. John’s River.
Eight Flags Road Tour
Amelia Island is full of rich history, and is the only location in America to have flown 8 independent flags. It’s rich history takes us on a journey through time including the Timucuan Indians who were our first inhabitants as far back as 2000 BC. The flags tell the story of religious struggle and persecution, the effect of Christianity disallowing any other God to be worshiped. The devastating impact of the Revolutionary war on the island and rebels acting in the name of higher power. Smugglers, slave traders and pirates have all had a part to play in the evolution of this Islands growth. This fascinating tour will take you on a journey through time and show you how such a small barrier island has had a major and little know impact on the history of America. Come and join us on a incredible passage through hundreds of years of incredible historical facts.
Guided Kayak Eco Tour: Real Florida Adventure
The most popular kayak trip of the Amelia Island area! Our certified University of Florida Advanced Master Naturalist Guide has curated this tour for you, highlighting all of the best parts of this beautiful wetland area. Our tour of this black water creek is an amazing way to experience the nature of the real Florida. Perfect for beginners yet a gorgeous paddle for even the experienced kayaker, you will be guided through a forested black water tributary of Amelia Island, teeming with wildlife, flora and fauna. Experience easy, calm, lush botanical beauty while kayaking this popular waterway on this 2-hour guided tour.
Best of the Beaches E-Bike Tour
Whether you are a Florida local or a visitor, we have designed the ultimate tour of Ponte Vedra and Jacksonville Beaches. Our knowledgeable guides will take you from our bike shop in Sawgrass Village down the island to Jacksonville Beach, Neptune Beach, as far north as Atlantic Beach. The tour loops back seeing local destinations as we make our way back to the Sawgrass Village Shopping Center.
Riverside/5 Points Culinary Tour - Jacksonville
FOOD & BEVERAGE PAIRING TOUR: A True Riverside FOODIE Adventure in Jacksonville, FL! Eat, drink and TASTE your way through eclectic Riverside, on this fantastic 3-hour foodie tour! On this leisurely stroll, you will learn; where the locals dine, taste farm fresh ingredients, sip glorious boutique wines, experience creative cocktails and explore the beautiful historic streets! Whether you are visiting the area for the first time or you are a lifelong resident...our tours are the best way to TASTE the local foodie scene! Please note: This is a food pairing tour, NOT a history tour.
1-Hour Arcimoto FUV Adventure
This is a unique experience that allows you to get behind the wheel of a fully electric Arcimoto FUV. Exclusive to Amelia Island, you’ll cruise through the island viewing the rich nature of Amelia. Back seat guest has to be at least 10 years old. This is a self-guided ride. "Tour stops" are suggestions and optional. You may cruise the island at your leisure.
2-Flights Indoor Skydiving Experience in Jacksonville
Feel the thrill of skydiving without jumping out of an airplane. It's true! Head to iFLY Jacksonville, a premier indoor skydiving facility powered by a state-of-the-art vertical wind tunnel. After a training session, you'll experience free-fall conditions with the help of an instructor. No experience is necessary, and afterward, you can take home a personalized flight certificate.
Electric Bike Guided Tour in Jacksonville Art and Architecture
This guided tour will take you through Jacksonville's historic neighborhoods, exploring our parks, public art and the St Johns River. You will ride one of our custom Art Bikes, each bike has been created by a local artist--you will see some of their work on the tour. You will Ride Art as you see art! The tour is led by experienced locals who will add entertaining, educational commentary to connect riders with the beauty and history in and around downtown Jacksonville. Gratuities are graciously accepted for exceptional service!
The Escape Game Jacksonville: Epic 60-Minute Adventures
Located in St. Johns Town Center, these adventures offer a one-of-a-kind premium experience. Follow clues and solve puzzles to complete your mission together. You might escape...You WILL have fun! Choose to play one of five uniquely immersive games: - Gold Rush: Find hidden gold in the California hills! - Prison Break: Complete a daring escape from the evil warden! - Special Ops: Mysterious Market: Uncover the truth as a secret agent! - The Heist: Recover a stolen masterpiece from an art thief! - Playground: Complete your report card and get to summer break!
Jax Cocktail OR Wine Tour
Heart of Downtown, Springfield, Riverside, Avondale, San Marco, Brooklyn Areas & More Jacksonville's craft cocktail & Wine scene is amazing. The unique and often hidden bars are filled with expert mixologists bringing the creativity to turn out some incredible cocktails and/or wine. Experience 3 to 4 establishments in 3 hours of amazing fun and libations! Grab your friends and let's Go Tuk'n for some fine craft cocktails. ** Drinks are not included in the pricing)
Downtown Fernandina Historical Walking Tour
In Fernandina there is so many beautiful houses that are overlooked because people do not know the stories that go along with the homes. On our tour we will talk about a handful of the people that lived in these homes that will help to paint a story that goes along with these homes. Also, we discuss why pirates were so attracted to our island during the piracy golden age. There is so much history to discuss you will feel lie you are traveling through time as you walk our historical streets as you listen to your tour guide. We look forward to seeing you in Fernandina exploring our ancient streets.
Stumpy's Axe Throwing Activity from Jacksonville
Experience the thrill of landing the bullseye! In your group's private lounge area, guests are trained to success throw an axe to the wooden targets in the fenced in throwing pit. When not throwing, enjoy a comfortable rustic environment to eat, drink and connect with friends. In addition to axe throwing, guests can utilize the giant games (Stumpuck, giant timbers, Connect 4, and more!) and board games.
Amelia Island Area Kayak Rental on Lofton Creek with Adventures Up The Creek
Lofton Creek is the area's most popular and scenic trip. Paddlers of all skill levels will enjoy this trip for the abundant plant and wildlife year-round. With no way of getting lost, paddlers can confidently paddle as far as they'd like before returning to the boat ramp. Lofton Creek is sheltered from the wind by trees and is the only trip in the area that is unaffected by wind.
Harley Style Electric Scooter Rental on Amelia Island
Our Harley style electric scooters are a definite head turner. They are a quiet and smooth ride the entire time. Play your favorite tunes on the bluetooth speaker that is provided while cruising the beautiful island. Perfect option for a date night!
Participate in a Fun Scavenger Hunt in Jacksonville by Zombie Scavengers
Zombie Scavengers in Jacksonville will help prove you can survive a zombie apocalypse! Use an app to find a list of items needed to survive. Find them in any order you'd like and get points for each found survival item. Get points also by doing crazy zombie themed tasks. Survey the area and figure out how to get the most points in order to survive the apocalypse. Should you have any questions along the way, a remote host will chat with you throughout the game. Prove to the world you can survive an apocalypse in Jacksonville today!
Private Boat Tour: Amelia & Cumberland Island (Up to 12 Guests)
Discover the Natural Beauty and Wildlife of Amelia & Cumberland Island on your private Miss Evelyn Boat Tour. This is the best tour to see all the nature and wildlife our area has to offer. Dolphin, birds and Wild Horses can be expected! Our Amelia Island & Cumberland Island Boat Tour takes you on an exploration of Amelia Island and Cumberland Island. Amelia Island is the birthplace of the modern shrimping industry and formerly home to pirates and bawdy women, Amelia Island and Fernandina Beach boast a rich history. The region’s abundant bionetworks include tidal marshes, coastal waterways, estuaries, ocean shorelines, and upland hammocks providing unique habitats to plant and animal communities unique to our area. Our Amelia Island & Cumberland Island Boat Tour navigates this intimate barrier island located directly on the Intracoastal Waterway, providing picturesque views of pastoral marshes, moss-draped live oak trees, and the sun-drenched beaches of the Atlantic Ocean.
Public Art Tour in Jacksonville
The Certified Public Art Tour is the first of its kind collaboration with the renowned ArtRepublic Global. Go Tuk’n is proud to be the certified provider of this in-depth experience of our public art throughout the urban core of Jacksonville, Florida. Jessica Santiago, CEO of ArtRepublic, has stated “this tour makes us and the artists themselves proud to have Go Tuk’n bring this tour to our city. This will allow locals and visitors alike to see the works of art we have so passionately contributed to our city. The word “tour” doesn’t do this experience justice.” You will not only see the art itself but you will learn about the artists and the inspiration behind each and every piece. By continuously collaborating with ArtRepublic Global, Go Tuk’n will maintain our ongoing knowledge of new pieces of artwork, the accuracy of the information is straight from the artists themselves and allows us to give back to our artists community.