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Board the M/V Edison Explorer at the Marina at Edison Ford where your captain will take you on a 90-minute Sunset Cruise north on the Caloosahatchee River, home to mangroves, river islands and an eco-system as unique as its history.  Certified Captains provide entertaining commentary on the history of the river and Fort Myers as they provide details on any wildlife spotted along the way.  Guests love the views from the water of downtown Fort Myers and the cultural gem, Thomas Edison & Henry Ford Winter Estates.  You will love moving freely throughout the boat to get the best view capturing memories that will last a lifetime!  A marine restroom is available on the boat and refreshments are available for purchase on board too.  Your captain will return back to the Marina at Edison Ford where you can enjoy a variety of additional activities including dining at Pincher’s Restaurant or heading into downtown Fort Myers to enjoy a variety of fascinating restaurants and an eclectic group of boutique shops and art galleries. 

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Edison & Ford Winter Estates
Pure Florida Fort Myers
You can watch the sunset in Fort Myers from the land, but one of the best ways to see it is from the water. During this sunset cruise along the Caloosahatchee River, your captain stops your boat at a place known for its stunning sunset views. You can also purchase drinks on board (own expense), or just relax as you cruise.
  • A captain knows the best spot on the Caloosahatchee River to see the sunset
  • A guide tells you all about Fort Myers history as you cruise the river
  • This sunset river cruise from Fort Myers offers convenient bathrooms on board
  • Cruise begins and ends at Edison Ford’s marina where you can enjoy its shops
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Reviewed 6 days ago
Fun Cruise

I have done sunset cruises before and wanted to try this boat ride. I went with my sister and she loved it also. We didn't actually get to see the sunset because of low clouds on the horizon but the Capitan had us in stitches...More

Thank James W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile
Nice Sunset Cruise

My wife and I used a coupon from the B&B we were staying in to ale a sunset cruise. The price was good and it was a different thing to do. The crew was nice. The views were alright, but not as nice as those...More

Thank RRoberts6
Reviewed 6 July 2018
Beautiful boat ride with sunset viewing!

I would highly recommend this sunset cruise to all visitors to the Ft. Myers/Naples area. The one and a half hour cruise was delightful! The narration was very informative to all. We six gals purchased our tickets on Groupon and saved onn the original price.

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Reviewed 30 June 2018
Relaxing getaway

We treated our out-of-town guests to a pleasant cruise around the bay and were treated to a perfect sunset. A Groupon discount ticket made it even more worthwhile.

Thank Bill B
Reviewed 16 June 2018 via mobile
Captain Joe made the trip amazing!

The trip was beautiful as I expected it would be. It was perfectly timed for the sunset. We saw a beautiful island full of birds. I was very happy with my experience. I have been on several of these types of tours and one thing...More

Thank NLapaglia
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