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.

GOLF AND TENNIS – Each Breakwater Hotel at the Beach stay includes 2 for 1 golf and lunch at Amelia River 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!

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 – 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.


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.

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

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.

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 – Tour Amelia Island’s natural beauty . View stunning scenery and great wildlife spotting opportunities on Amelia Island’s many Segway tour options.

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.

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 – 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.



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.


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.

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.

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.