GET OUTSIDE

Fort Clinch area foliage

NATURE TRAILS

Amelia Island is a great place to get outside! Bike, hike or bird-watch at places like Egan’s Creek, Fort Clinch and Little Talbot Island.

Amelia River Golf Amelia Island

GOLF AND TENNIS

Each Ocean Coast Hotel at the Beach stay includes 2 for 1 golf at Fernandina Golf Club or enjoy a round at one of the many beautiful courses on the Island. For tennis buffs, enjoy our on-site courts or professional lessons off-site. View all courses and courts here!

Couple horseback riding on the beach at sunrise

HORSEBACK RIDING

Amelia Island is one of three destinations that allow horseback riding on the beach. Enjoy a sunset trot or gallop along the shore with your family. Learn more here!

Fort Clinch State Park brick fort wall and trees

FORT CLINCH STATE PARK

Visit Fort Clinch State Park and step back in time. Witness soldier reenactments, meet craftsman from 1864 and learn what it was like 150 years ago during the Civil War. Visit their site to learn more!

ON THE WATER

Sail boats and motor boats in the Fernandina Beach marina

CHARTER FISHING

Amelia Island offers several options for charter fishing and deep-sea fishing. Spend the afternoon being guided to the best spots by professionals with years of experience on the local waters. Learn more here!

Deremer Studios Jacksonville Achitectural Photography boat in ocean

RIVER CRUISES & CHARTERS

Amelia River Cruises offers excellent ways to see Amelia Island from a different perspective. Purchase tickets on their site, by phone (904) 261-9972, or at the ticket booth located in downtown historic district.

Jet skis on the beach in the surf

BEACH RENTALS

There are many ways to get out on the water on Amelia Island. Whether you're looking to paddle in a kayak, or you're looking for something more fast paced, there are plenty of options for boat and beach rentals.

Amelia Island Kayak couple kayaking in marsh

KAYAKING & SUP

Tour Amelia Island's salt marshes or hit the ocean with guided or self-directed paddling. For tours and rentals, we recommend Kayak Amelia. Learn more about local kayaking and SUP at Kayak Amelia's website.

TOURS AND SIGHTSEEING

Amelia Island Segway Tour down wooded path

 SEGWAY TOURS

Tour Amelia Island's natural beauty . View stunning scenery and great wildlife spotting opportunities on Amelia Island's many Segway tour options. Ask our front desk for details!

Horse and carriage downtown Amelia Island

CARRIAGE RIDES

Learn more about Amelia Island's culture and heritage while taking a horse-drawn carriage ride around the streets of downtown. Perfect for a romantic evening or fun with the family. Ask our Guest Services team about reservations.

Amelia Island Trolley

AMELIA ISLAND TROLLEY

Hop on the Amelia Island Trolley and learn more about our Island town. An ideal way to see it all for travelers of all ages.

Amelia Island Museum of History sign and flowers

AMELIA ISLAND MUSEUM OF HISTORY

Offering museum tours, walking tours of the historic district and ghost tours, the museum is an excellent place to learn more about Amelia Island's rich culture and heritage. Buy tickets and learn more here!

HISTORIC DOWNTOWN FERNANDINA BEACH

Sliders Restaurant Amelia Island outdoor bar area

RESTAURANTS

With over 60 restaurants to choose from, there is a dining option for everyone in your party. Enjoy fresh local seafood, fine dining, or quick bites downtown. For more dining inspiration, view a list of Amelia Island's most popular restaurants.

Historic Downtown Fernandina Beach people walking around shops and restaurants

SHOPPING

Amelia Island offers excellent shopping from classic antique and book stores to designer clothing and beach gear. Make an afternoon of strolling historic downtown Fernandina's Victorian architecture and stopping in local shops.

Waterfront restaurant in harbor downtown Amelia Island

DOWNTOWN TASTING TOURS

Amelia Island Tasting Tours are a true local experience. The walking tours showcase the wonderful bars and restaurants of Historic Downtown Fernandina Beach.

Farmer's Market stand with vegetables, herbs and flowers

FERNANDINA BEACH MARKET

Walk through over 40 booths of artisan foods, freshly baked items, produce and more while enjoying live entertainment. The pet friendly market is open every Saturday from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.