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Shell Key Shuttle

Categories: Attraction, Sightseeing tour

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.

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Shell Key Shuttle - South Pinellas beaches