Florida Boat Tours Inc.
Guided Tours

Guided tour departs Jiggs Landing three times per day. Our excursions capture the feel of Old Florida and a journey into natu

Guided Tours

Morning Eco Tour

7:30 AM to 9:00 AM

Learn about the Natural and Human History of the Braden River watershed.

The tour includes the Braden River and Evers Reservoir.  History told by a local expert. See the occasional alligator sunning or the otters playing and many birds along the way. 

Sunset Cruise and Bird Island

6:00 PM to 7:30 PM

This tour takes you upstream on the Braden River, explore the edge of Bird Island roosting areas.

You will see many bird species at "Bird Island" as hundreds of birds come in to roost. Only accessible by boat. Learn about the Natural and Human History of the area.

Private Expedition (Customizable)

Private Tours 11:00 AM until 2:00 PM

Board the boat at Jiggs Landing and meander through  the Braden River, until we get to Linger Lodge.

We call in our to-go order then pick up the order while taking a pit stop at Linger Lodge. We enjoy lunch on the boat as we enjoy the ride back.

Frequent Cruiser


Frequent Cruiser

Frequent Cruiser Program: Each time you book a 1 1/2-hour Duffy Electric Boat cruise, we will stamp your frequent cruiser card. After the 8th 1 1/2-hour cruise we give you the 9th 1 1/2-hour cruise FREE!

VIP Club

Special Promotions

Christmas on the Braden River Holiday Boat Parade.

Saturday, December 1, 2018

5:00 PM 

Cruise around before the parade begins and see all of the "before the parade" activities at Jiggs Landing. There are two decorated boats and you are a part of the parade. Cruise by the decorated homes and docks along the river and stop for dinner at Linger Lodge. Dinner cost is not included. 

8:00 PM

Cruise back to Jiggs Landing. 

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Florida Boat Tours

Jiggs Landing-6106 63rd Street East. , Bradenton, Florida 34203,

Florida Boat Tours at Jiggs Landing Outpost (941) 727-4181 Linger Lodge-(941) 755-2757 Ask us about our resident discount program.

Guided tour daily 8:30 AM and Sunset Tours 6:00 PM. Private Tours 11:00 AM til 2:00 PM.

There are three available tours each day. The morning cruise must be booked before 4:00 PM on the day before. The Sunset Cruise should be booked by 10:00 AM before departure. All private tours and should be booked 48 hours in advance. Trips to Linger Lodge Lunch Tour is $25 each way or $50 from Jiggs returning to Jiggs.