Boat Charters + Tours

Come aboard the Sinbad Jr. and explore the waterways of Florida’s Gulf Coast. Captain Carlos is a native of these parts and knows the ins and outs, channels, sandbars, rookeries, fishing holes and beaches like only a native can. He is at the helm, ready to take you where you want to go — eco tours, real estate tours, local waters 101 mentoring, sightseeing tours, leisure tours, beach tours, fishing tours — whatever floats your boat.

All charters are $75/hour.
2 hour minimun.
Maximum of 6 people.

Call 941-321-2343 to book your trip.

Captain Carlos Sinbad Bradenton Boat Charters
Sinbad Charters Manatee Boat Tours

Plan Your Perfect Trip

A day on the water aboard the Sinbad Jr. is a day to remember. Let the wind blow back your hair, the sun kiss your face, the water splash your body and the fresh air fill your soul. Be on the lookout for dolphins, manatees, pelicans, ospreys, stingrays and other marine wildlife living along our shores. Captain Carlos will take you where you want to go and chart the best course for everyone’s enjoyment.

Charters & Tours

Eco Tours

Explore the beauty of nature, Florida style! You may see dolphins, manatees, pelicans, crabs, starfish, osprey, herons and other seashore critters as you explore mangroves, estuaries and many more of our area’s wonderful eco sights. Get to know our local wildlife with on-board nature guides. Add a pit stop at one of our many waterfront restaurants, or plan a picnic on the beach.

Real Estate Tours

Looking at waterfront real estate? See it from the water! If you are a real estate agent or a buyer looking at waterfront property in the Sarasota/Bradenton area, book a trip to see it from the water. Being out on the water is what waterfront living is all about. Captain Carlos will show you the view from the water, and you’ll get a quick lesson on how to navigate to and from your properties of choice. 

Local Waters 101

For new residents who want to learn how to navigate the local waterways…and old timers who need a refresher course. Let Captain Carlos show you the current lay of our local waterways.

Sightseeing & Leisure Tours

A leisure tour of notable local coastal attractions. Get out on the water just to be out on the water. Call Captain Carlos for ideas on what to see and do.

Custom Charters

Have somewhere specific you want to go? Let Captain Carlos know, and he’ll take you there. Trips to Passage Key, Eggmont Key or Jewfish Key are popular destinations. Want a delectable waterfront restaurant outing? You got it. Customize to your heart’s desire.

Sinbad Charters Manatee Eco Tours
Sinbad Charters Manatee Eco Tours


What does it cost to book a tour?

All tours are $75/hour with a two-hour minimum.

How many people can go on a tour?

Maximum party size of six passengers.

What should I bring for the tour?
  • Sun lotion
  • Sun glasses
  • Camera
How do I book a tour?

Call Captain Carlos @