Island Paradise Charters offers Island Cookout Cruises, Island & River Adventure Cruises, Adrenaline Inshore / Offshore fishing and Special Event Cruise, Island Weddings, Island Tours, Sponge Docks tours, Cotee River tours, Dolphin tours, Sunset Boat Cruises, Dinner Cruises and many more packages. We are located in beautiful New Port Richey, Florida. Only a few miles north of Tampa / St. Petersberg / Clearwater and a short 2 hour drive from Disney and Universal Studios in Orlando. Explore white sandy beach islands, experience our secret snorkel spot or just rest & relax… Island Paradise.
Our River Cruise takes you up the Pithlachascotee or Anclote rivers and then out to the nearby back country and small local keys. Borrow one of the captain’s binoculars for a close look at the local surroundings. Learn about some of the rich history while enjoying complimentary sodas, water, and binoculars. A great way for the family to spend time together. We often stop at local restaurants for lunch, dinner or a cold beverage. We can also visit a few historic sites as well. Check calendar for booking and please book 24 hours in advance.
Our Island Adventure cruise takes you to the beautiful and historic Anclote Island beach. We will deploy a walkway so you can get your toes in the soft white sandy beach. Hunt for that special shell or sand dollar while taking in a soft tropical breeze from the beautiful turquoise waters. Bring your favorite folding beach chair and blow up raft and enjoy the water. Dance to the music or just relax with an ice-cold beverage, this is a great activity for the entire family.
We can take you on a day cruise from around 10 till 4 or a beautiful island sunset cruise from around 4 till dark.
Our boat is a 40 foot aluminum catamaran powered by two Yamaha 4 stroke outboards.
Island Paradise Charters provides:
- Seating for up to 38 people.
- Wet Bar
- 2 Vanity Restrooms
- LED Dance Floor
- Corn Hole Game
- Horse Shoes
- Beverages (All Complimentary)
- Custom sound system for dancing or karaoke.
- Loaner Binoculars for looking at native wildlife.
- Boat ramp to access beach easily from the boat.
- Coast Guard certified and inspected.
We offer a complete package for your fishing adventure, typically a half day or a full day fishing the prolific waters off the coast of Pasco and Pinellas Counties of Florida’s west coast.
Our 29 foot Open Fisherman puts you on fish in the shallow water flats or up to 100 miles offshore for a variety of seasonal fishing. Our 29 foot Open Fishermancan carry 6 anglers. Our crew will keep you baited and in the action.
Our 29 Hydra-Sport Vector with 2 four stroke Yamaha’s can not only take you offshore but get you to the world famous middle grounds quickly. Seasonal Grouper and Snapper fishing at its best. We have sodas and water complimentary. You can bring lunch and a drink or something to snack on as well as an appetite for adventure. We will keep it cool and fresh in our cooler.
Our Crew will assist you and your guests with fishing tips and techniques, we will properly bait the hooks, handle your catch and fillet the fish upon return. We provide everything you need for fishing such as bait, ice, tackle, drinks and the all important Florida Saltwater Fishing License for 6. The only thing not provided is food, which you are allowed to bring yourself. GPS units, glass bottles and illegal drugs are NOT allowed.