801 Pass-a-Grille Way, St. Pete Beach, FL 33706
Admission: $22, $11 ages 12 and younger (beach umbrellas, masks and snorkels and shell bags included).
More in this neighborhood: South Pinellas beaches
This one-and-a-half hour sunset cruise winds through the barrier islands south of Pass-a-Grille, including the 180-acre Shell Key Preserve. Highlights include celebrity homes like the Augie Busch compound (of the Busch beer-brewing dynasty), tales of the first settlers and sightings of endangered birds and dolphins and manatees. Daily departures at 10 a.m., noon and 2 p.m., with return trips at 12:15, 2:15 or 4:15 p.m. Also the 90-minute sunset cruise departs approximately one hour before sunset (times vary with season). Restroom available. Coolers, chairs and sunscreen are encouraged. Reservations required for sunset cruise only.