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Panama City Beach Adventure Catamaran Sail provided by Paradise Adventures Catamaran

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Panama City Beach Adventure Catamaran Sail

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What you can expect during this experience
  • Gear/equipment sanitized between use
  • Hand sanitizer available to travellers and staff
  • Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
  • Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized
  • Social distancing enforced throughout experience
Updated 13/07/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
A note from Panama City Beach Adventure Catamaran Sail
We are booking at full capacity. Please be kind and mindful as you move around the boat to view wildlife and surroundings.
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Updated 13/07/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Set sail off the coast of Panama City Beach on this guided catamaran cruise that heads out to Shell Island, a barrier island in the Gulf of Mexico. Once at the island, enjoy a variety of activities such as swimming, snorkeling, and kayaking. In addition, take advantage of a water playground with a giant water trampoline, climbing wall, and slide. All equipment is included for a seamless experience.
  • Visit a barrier island off the coast of Panama City Beach
  • Try water activities, including swimming, snorkeling, and kayaking
  • Multiple departure times available to fit your schedule
  • One drink included, with option to purchase more
What to Expect
Your tour begins at Pirates Cove Marina in Panama City Beach, where you board a Privateer sailing catamaran for the short ride to Shell Island. There, receive safety instructions before enjoying a variety of water-related activities such as kayaking, snorkeling, and stand-up paddle boarding. All equipment is included. There’s plenty to do at the inflatable water park with trampolines, climbing wall, 12-foot (3.6-meter) water slide, and seesaw ball. Or lounge on catamaran sunning nets for relaxation. Life jackets are provided, and deck hands are on board to help. One beverage is included, and there’s a full-service bar with light snacks and drinks for purchase. Following the activities, spend time spotting dolphins from the catamaran before heading back to the marina at the end of the tour. The tour concludes at Pirates Cove Marina.
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Important Information
Departure Point
3901 Thomas Dr, Panama City Beach, FL 32408, USA
3h 30m
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
  • One beverage on board
  • All activities and use of equipment
  • Gratuities
  • Additional beverages (available for purchase)
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • Minimum drinking age is 21 years
  • Dress code is casual (no high heels)
  • Portions of this tour are not wheelchair accessible
  • Collapsible wheelchairs can be accommodated provided that participants are able to board the boat (with 2-3 steps) on their own or with the assistance of someone in their party
  • Subject to favorable weather conditions. If canceled due to poor weather, you will be given notice beforehand, and the option of an alternative date or full refund
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Most travellers can participate
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s cancelled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travellers. If it’s cancelled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 78 travellers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Jamie wrote a review Yesterday
Athens, Ohio4 contributions
This was a complete package! Our family of 5 had a fantastic 1/2 day sail with captain Heath and his crew! Our children (ages 13, 8 and 3) all enjoyed unlimited banana boat rides, paddle boarding, kayaking and the inflatable water toys. And the slide off the catamaran was
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Date of experience: August 2020
Nicki wrote a review 9 Aug
5 contributions
Best part of the trip was the unlimited banana boat rides and trying to catapult people on the inflatables! Captin and crew were caring and safe! The snorkeling was less than expected there was nothing to see and the equipment was not very nice snorkels all leaked !! Despite
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Date of experience: August 2020
Aislynn B wrote a review 6 Aug
4 contributions
We have been coming to PCB for a while and this is the first time we have done the sunset catamaran cruise. I will definitely be adding this to my things to do list every year. The weather was perfect! We saw tons of dolphins and even deer! The crew was friendly and we all
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oiost8fan wrote a review 3 Aug
Mattoon, Illinois47 contributions7 helpful votes
We had 3 teens 2 younger kids and 3 adults. Nice relaxing trip on the catamaran there and back. This is surely worth the $65 per person just for the banana boat rides alone. Vendors on the beach charge $50 for a banana boat ride and it’s one and done. Our teens did it at least 3
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Brook B wrote a review 3 Aug
Atlanta, Georgia61 contributions19 helpful votes
Nice trip on the catamaran. Weather was spotty but their team kept us informed prior to the trip. The crew had a great attitude and were very welcoming. We saw dolphins right away on our trip to Shell Island. Once there we snorkeled, went on the banana boat ride, and
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Date of experience: July 2020
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About the operator

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By: Paradise Adventures Catamaran
Very good
Very nice snd relaxing boat, they are very kind and humble people, the service was very well, and the sunset was as
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Alana and Mark R
Family Fun in the Sun!
Family day of fun on the catamaran and Shell Island. Lots of fun activities for the teen while mom and dad relaxed
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Sunset Cruise
I loved everything about the sailing with the exception of a few remarks the singer said. They were inappropriate a
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The BEST time!
Being on the water at sunset is the best!! The captain and crew were funny, courteous and did an amazing job. We ma
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Great time
We had a blast on the jet ski tour with Trevor. We had never ridden a jet ski before and he walked us through opera
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Devora H
This boat ride/ cruise was excellent!!! The crew, Heath and the others, were wonderful. We loved it!!!! The boat w
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Jet skiing with Trevor
We had a wonderful time on the jet skis with the instructor Trevor! He was very diligent, professional, and went ou
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End of Vaca Sunset Cruise
The crew was very nice and especially enjoyed the live music while taking in the beautiful scenic St. Andrews Pa
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Trevor was fantastic!
Trevor took us on an incredible jet ski adventure. We went to shell island, which was beautiful. He also took us ou
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Romantic evening
We really enjoyed the sunset and dolphins. It was romantic and fun. The captain played a good variety of music and
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Sunset Cruise was wonderful
Gorgeous views. Lots of fun had by a mom and her adult children. Recommend the rum punch. Get a seat early, they fi
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Frank M
Jet Ski Experience
We did the 90-minute jet ski tour and had an absolute BLAST! Trevor was extremely knowledgeable and friendly. He
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Beautiful views and lots of laughs
The boat is really nice and spacious. The crew were all really friendly and nice. They had a musician on board name
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Wonderful Experience!
The crew members went over and beyond during this sail. They provided us beverages our first one was free of charge
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Best one in Panama
Wonderful sail ever with an absolutely terrific, friendly best crew ever! I would highly recommend this sunset crui
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  • Duration: 3h 30m
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