3 hrs
Minimum Age
St. Petersburg

Guided Kayak Tour at Shell Key

Come float with us!

Our hybrid kayaks are designed to comfortably ride with one or two people


3 Hours


A personal, guided tour through the exquisite Shell Key Preserve. Paddle through crystal-clear water to Shell Key Island, accessible only by boat. Our guides will provide knowledge of the local ecosystem and will provide navigation and lessons if needed.

  • Please arrive 10-15 minutes prior to launch time to allow for setup and acclimation to the kayaks
  • Be sure to bring a hat, sunglasses, and plenty of reef-safe sunscreen to protect yourself from the harsh Florida sun
  • This is a trip that requires some level of physical fitness. Ability to paddle 2-3 miles at a slow pace required. Trip can be more or less challenging depending on factors such as wind and temperature.

Guided Kayak Tour at Shell Key

Ages 12+ and up

This adventure is operated by Tampa Bay Backwater Tours and Rentals

Customers will receive a full refund or credit with 24 hours notice of cancellation. Customers will also receive a full refund or credit in case of operator cancellation due to weather or other unforeseen circumstances. Contact us by phone to cancel or inquire about a cancellation. No-shows will be charged the full price.