Tropic Star of Pine Island

16498 Tortuga St.
Bokeelia, FL 33922- Map It
Phone: (239) 283-0015

AAA Editor Notes

Tropic Star of Pine Island is 6 mi. n. of jct. SR 78 and CR 767 to 16498 Tortuga St., at Jug Creek Marina on Pine Island. Offered are full-day narrated nature cruises through the protected waters of Pine Island Sound to Cabbage Key and a rustic state park on Cayo Costa; a tram carries visitors to the beach on the Gulf of Mexico. Visitors can view porpoises, manatees and birds as well as explore islands accessible only by boat. Rental kayaks, half-day cruises and other tour excursions are offered. Picnicking is permitted on Cayo Costa. Allow a full day. Picnicking is permitted.
Fare (includes state park fee) $35; $25 (ages 0-12). Reservations are required.
Hours: Cruises depart daily at 9:30 and return at 4:30.