Sightseeing Boat tours

Are you looking for a way to spend some time on the water? Well look no further if you are looking to go for a boat ride or to go sightseeing from the water in and around Sarasota, FL. Old Florida Charters is the company you are looking for! One of the only companies that is owned and operated by a locally born and raised captain who has family history dating back 200 years. That is Old Florida!

U.S. Coast Guard licensed Captain Robbie Jefferson has spent his life growing up boating and living on the gulf coast. His local pride and knowledge of the Sarasota, Bradenton area make him the prime canadate when trying to select a charter captain who can show you the beautiful nature around the area.

When you book your sightseeing or boat tour with Captain Robbie from Old Florida Charter you will have the opportunity to see some of the beautiful native wildlife from dolphins, manatees (sea cow), pelicans and many, many fish! Now’s your chance.

We even offer sand bar hopping! Going from one sand bar to another (when tide allows) while on the sand bar customers have been known to grab their mask and snorkel and see what live just under the water. Some of the sighting have been jellyfish, sea horses, crabs, sea urchins, small fish, shrimp, starfish and many more!

Captain Robbie and Old Florida Charters is a licensed and insured guide that practices safe boating habits at all times.

Fishing Trips

Are all fishing charter captains created equally? The answer is simply no they are not. Captain Robbie Jefferson with  Old Florida Charters was born and raised in Sarasota, FL and had been fishing these waters all of his life. He has many years of knowledge passed down and personal experience.

Old Florida Charters offers different fishing options when you book with Captain Robbie you have the chance of catching some amazing and challenging fish. A few of the most targeted fish include redfish, spotted sea trout, king and Spanish mackerel, Snook and Tarpon when in season. We also catch flounder too!

What you catch depends on a number of factors such as, season, water conditions, and weather. We cannot guarantee that that you will catch anything. We do guarantee that you and your party will have a great time and we will do our best to accommodate your needs and request.

Ever thought of night fishing? How about Bow Fishing? We offer both so give us a call for more information and talk with us about customizing a trip that will fit your needs and wants today! With a little bit of luck on your trip you might even get to take home a delicious treat you caught!

Are you Ready

If you are ready for some more information or to book a trip with Old Florida Charters give us a call today!