Destin Boat Tours

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The premier sailing yacht charter in Destin, Florida.
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Luxury Sailing Charters In Destin, Florida

Come sailing with us! We are East Pass Sailing Company, and we offer an extraordinary experience onboard our luxurious 45′ Beneteau sailing yacht, the Space Dancer. With our experienced captain at the helm, you can explore Florida's stunning Emerald Coast and sail into the clear blue water of the Gulf of Mexico. It's time for you to enjoy the good life with our Destin sailing charters.

Consider spending a day of family fun with our boat tours, dolphin cruises, and fireworks cruises. Destin boat tours are a memorable experience the whole family will love. Watch our resident bottlenose dolphins at play and search for local marine life along the Emerald Coast. We offer the best boat tours with a catered dinner cruise or sunset cruise in Destin Harbor for a romantic date night.

Space Dancer is the ideal yacht for luxurious sailing. Up to six passengers can sail with three comfortable cabins, three private bathrooms, a full galley, and plenty of room to stretch out and enjoy. You can enjoy morning coffee along the Emerald Coast, afternoon dolphin excursions, and cocktails with a beautiful sunset.

Our Charters

Relaxing. Luxurious. Scenic.

Duration
4 hours
Group Size
Up to 6

4 Hour Sunset Swim and Sail

Looking for something cool to do in Destin Fl? Join us for a Sail and Swim cruise! This 4 hour cruise is for the sailor who wants enough time to sail and go for a swim (swimming optional). There’s no rush! Get some real open water and hands-on experience and/or anchor up at the Cove or the Island and explore the beach. Great for family or social events.

- This excursion is also the best opportunity for the avid sailors to get open water and hands-on experience at the sails and helm of a tall luxury sailing yacht. - Capt Chris 👍

Duration
3 hours
Group Size
Up to 6

3 Hour Sunset Sail and Swim

A cruise along the coastline - a unique experience for the family or friends. Sail in the Gulf of Mexico for a 3 hour sunset cruise perfect for the folks who want more time in open water or cruising the beach.

- This trip affords more time to the sailor who is interested in a hands-on experience at the wheel and sails. - Capt Chris 👍

Duration
2 hours
Group Size
Up to 6

2 Hour Sunset Sail

Sail along the coast for a 2 hour sunset cruise perfect for a romantic evening or a family friendly adventure to wrap up a day. The perfect bite-sized experience for the folks who just want a nice evening cruise, but not venture too far from shore.

- This cruise is great for small children and first-time boaters. The experienced sailor should look at the 3 or 4 hour cruises - Capt Chris 👍

Duration
4 hours
Group Size
Up to 6

4 Hour Sail and Swim

Looking for something cool to do in Destin Fl? Join us for a Sail and Swim cruise! Take a 4 hour cruise down the coastline, or split the trip between sailing and swimming! Anchor up at the Cove or the Island and go for a swim. Explore the sugar white sandy beaches. Plenty of time, there’s no rush! Great for family outings or social events.

- This excursion is also the best opportunity for the avid sailors to get open water and hands-on experience at the sails and helm of a tall luxury sailing yacht. - Capt Chris 👍

Duration
3 hours
Group Size
Up to 6

3 Hour Sail and Swim

A cruise along the coastline - a unique experience from the best side of Destin. Sail along the Emerald Coast for a 3 hour cruise perfect for the folks who want more time in open water or cruising further down the beach.

- This cruise also affords more time to the sailor who is interested in hands-on instruction at the wheel and sails. - Capt Chris 👍

Duration
2 hours
Group Size
Up to 6

2 Hour Daytime Sail

Set sail for a 2 hour sailing excursion along the Emerald Coast to see the best side of Destin. The perfect bite-sized adventure for the folks who want to explore the Gulf along the coastline, but not venture too far from shore.

- This cruise is great for small children and first-time boaters. The experienced sailor should look at the 3 or 4 hour cruises - Capt Chris 👍

Duration
3 hours
Group Size
Up to 6

3 Hour Sunset and Fireworks

Join us for an evening you’ll never forget. This 3 hour Sunset and Fireworks cruise is the absolute best combination of an authentic sailing experience, an Emerald Coast sunset, and the famous Destin fireworks display. We’ll take a tour around the Harbor, sail in the Gulf of Mexico, before making our way into the calm waters of the protected East Pass and get right up near the show. The “SpaceDancer” a 45 ft Beneteau M445, and her amazing USCG licensed crew are ready to make your evening special.

- It doesn’t get much better than this y’all. These are my favorite cruises we offer and the ones that truly leave our guests with smiles that last all the way home. Many of my favorite locals pick these trips way in advance, so book yours quick today - Capt. Chris 👍

Why choose us?

Premier Boat Tours In Destin Florida

We offer more than an ordinary boat tour. Space Dancer is an authentic sailing yacht with ample space for six guests. Our private charters in Destin can curate special trips for you. Experience our half-day and full-day luxurious boat tours. You'll enjoy the service of an experienced local captain and mate on every sailing.

Relaxing

Spend a perfect day on the water with an authentic Gulf sailing charter experience. Relax and enjoy the sun and sea. The Destin area has plenty of amazing restaurants and we can arrange a catered m...

Spend a perfect day on the water with an authentic Gulf sailing charter experience. Relax and enjoy the sun and sea. The Destin area has plenty of amazing restaurants and we can arrange a catered meal to enjoy onboard. Feel free also to bring your own food and drinks or beverages of choice.

Luxurious

Space Dancer is a luxurious 45-foot Beneteau sailing yacht with ample space for six passengers to enjoy a private boat tour, dolphin cruise, catered dinner, and fireworks cruise. You'll sail around Destin, Florida in style.

Space Dancer is a luxurious 45-foot Beneteau sailing yacht with ample space for six passengers to enjoy a private boat tour, dolphin cruise, catered dinner, and fireworks cruise. You'll sail around Destin, Florida in style.

Scenic

The Emerald Coast is the ideal location for scenic boat tours. Whether it's a daytime dolphin cruise, a fireworks cruise, or a sunset tour, you'll have an amazing time with a picturesque view from every spot on our spacious top deck.

The Emerald Coast is the ideal location for scenic boat tours. Whether it's a daytime dolphin cruise, a fireworks cruise, or a sunset tour, you'll have an amazing time with a picturesque view from every spot on our spacious top deck.

Location

Destin, Florida

On a visit to Destin, FL, you'll enjoy miles of white sand beach ringed by emerald green water. Take a scenic boat tour from Destin Harbor to explore the Emerald Coast and Gulf of Mexico for dolphins, sea birds, and Florida's well-known sandbar islands.

Fort Walton Beach and Okaloosa Island are just a quick drive from Destin if beach hopping is your goal. Enjoy sugary white sand beaches and inviting water that beckons visitors to fish, swim, play, and enjoy a variety of water sports. Destin has been called "the world's luckiest fishing village," and anglers can fish from shore or head out to the Gulf of Mexico for deep-water action. Seafood features heavily on most menus in the area, with restaurants serving the local catch of the day.

Frequently asked questions

Most frequent questions and answers

When packing for a sailing boat charter, bring lightweight and comfortable clothing that can be layered for different weather conditions, a hat, sunglasses, sunscreen, and non-slip shoes. You may also want to bring a waterproof bag to protect your belongings, and any medications or personal items you may need.

Charter companies are required to follow safety regulations and standards, and should provide safety equipment such as life jackets, fire extinguishers, and first aid kits on board. It's also important to listen to the safety briefing and instructions given by the skipper or crew and to follow any rules or guidelines provided.

No. All our trips are private. Just you, your loved ones and our captain.

Some common sailing terms include port (the left side of the boat when facing forward), starboard (the right side of the boat when facing forward), bow (the front of the boat), stern (the back of the boat), and keel (the bottom of the boat).

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