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Crab Island Excursion (Departing From Destin Harbor)


Cruise to the popular hangout "Crab Island" aboard a comfortable catamaran. Chill out and play in the pristine, sparkling waters while the crew takes care of everything. Bring your favorite beverages and water toys to enhance the experience. Meet and greet with fellow boaters and explore all the exciting things to do. This trip is the perfect alternative to renting a boat, or those not experienced enough to drive a pontoon boat.

Activity Highlights

  • 3 and 4-hour excursions to Crab Island
  • See dolphins and other marine wildlife
  • Socialize and relax with the locals and other tourists while wading around the sandbar
  • Enjoy the scenic views to and from Crab Island

What's Included

  • Emergency life jackets

What to bring

  • Camera
  • Suntan lotion
  • Sunglasses
  • Personal cooler for food and beverages
  • Towel
  • Bathing suit
  • Cash (for snack and beverage purchases)
  • Alcoholic beverages are allowed on the boat, but glass is prohibited.


  • Children under 18 must be accompanied by a paying adult.
  • Only emergency life preservers are on the boat. Guests that wish to have more comfortable life jackets must bring them.
  • Large parties over 15 are asked to make reservations at least 24 hours prior to departure.
  • This trip requires a minimum number of participants to depart, which varies by season. If the minimum is not met, an agent will call to reschedule or offer a full refund.
  • Glass bottles are prohibited.
  • The boat is not wheelchair accessible.

Additional information

  • There is a restroom on the boat.
  • Free parking is available.
  • Snacks and beverages are available on-board for purchase (cash only).
  • Children under 2 are FREE, but need to be accounted for during booking.
  • The tour boat has a maximum capacity of 49 passengers.
  • If weather or wind is unfavorable for the tour, another day will be scheduled or opt for a full refund.
  • Holiday Weekend Cruises last an additional half hour.

Cancellation policy

Customers may cancel at least 48 hours prior to their arrival date to receive a full refund minus a $5 service fee. Customers that cancel after the 48 hour period will not be eligible for a refund. If the captain calls off the tour due to weather, the tour may be rescheduled for a later time/date or a full refund will be issued. Customer may make changes to the reservation without any fees as long as it's outside the 48 hour cancellation period. No-shows will not be refunded.

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Review of Crab Island Excursion (Departing From Destin Harbor)

  • Tonya Howard Alabama, USA Jul 31 2019 10:29am

    My kids loved the experience and captain. Very experienced and fun! The company is not professional though. The check in booth attendants were more interested in talking with their friends than helping customers. Then, after our departure time came and went, we just sat there, with many others, having no idea what was going on. Our trip ended up leaving 15 minutes late, which would be acceptable if even one person came to explain what was happening, when we were leaving, or if we were ever leaving. When it was time to board, there wasn’t an explanation or apology.

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  • Troy Pflueger Alabama, USA about 5 months ago

    SunVenture 2

    Great experience from the ease in booking the excursion, Friendly and professional staff/crew as well as price point. Even though a jellyfish wanted in on some of the fun, it was a beautiful and relaxing day. We definitely will book again next time we’re in town.

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  • Jeffery Couch USA about 5 months ago


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  • Jeffery Couch USA about 5 months ago

    Nice time

    We had a great time! Captain Hal and first mate Heather did a fantastic job of making the trip fun and safe for everyone!

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  • Ashley Reyes USA about 5 months ago


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  • Lauren Hurst USA about 5 months ago

    Crab Island

    Good time. Hal and Heather were great!

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  • Mary Rosario USA about 6 months ago


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  • Billie Lloyd Alabama, USA about 6 months ago


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  • J254anette Galvan Alabama, USA about 6 months ago


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  • Kevin Deen USA about 6 months ago

    It was

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  • Nicole Van Rooy Alabama, USA about 6 months ago

    Good trip

    Good Captain and first mate, it's an easy ride out to crab island.

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