Join us for a day of rest and relaxation at sea....

Available Trips

Private Dolphin Tours


2 Hours $425

3 Hours $500

If you're in the mood to see lots of dolphins, this is the trip for you!  Join us for an unforgettable experience and have your camera ready to capture some up close encounters with our local dolphins!

Private Dome House Tour


1 1/2 Hours $350

Make sure you take this tour before the "Dome Home" gets washed away forever!  Learn the history of the "Dome Home" and how it became to be, along with what Marco Island could have been.  See original pictures when it was first built along with other structures on Cape Romano.  Get your picture taken with the "Dome Home" in the background....this might not be available to do a year from now, so book your tour today!

This is also a great place to watch the sunset!

Shelling & Dolphin Tour


3 Hours $495

4 Hours $595

We have had so many guest requests to go shelling and see dolphins on the same tour, so we created this great tour to include both!  By booking them together, you get to see and do more while saving money at the same time!

Private Shelling Tours


3 Hours $450

4 Hours $550 

Marco Island and it's surrounding islands are home to some of the best shelling destinations in Florida.  Enjoy a scenic boat ride in the Gulf of Mexico or through the mangroves as you cruise to the perfect shelling destination!  You might even get to see a few dolphins and other wildlife on the way! 

The Great Loop


3 Hours $500

For those who want to see all of Marco Island and our surrounding communities by water, this is the tour for you.  You will see the Dome Home, Cape Ramono, some of The 10,000 Islands, Goodland, Isles of Capri, and Keewaydin Island with lots of dolphins and wildlife encounters while we circle around Marco Island and it's surrounding islands!

Half Day of The Island Life


4 Hours $595

If you're looking to get a taste of how the locals spend a bit of their time on the water, then this trip is for you.  Just enough time to do a bit of everything or kick your feet up and relax on your own private island.

Lunch in Naples


Join us for a cruise up the coast and grab a bite to eat in Naples.  There are many places to eat in Naples on the water and a lot of amazing estates to view before or after lunch.  Cruise along the Gulf Coast one way and enjoy the wildlife of the intercostal on the way home if you like.  

6 Hours $875

Private or individual Billion Dollar Sunset Cruise

Sunset tour many Charters
Dolphin Tours
Shelling Tours
Marco Island

How can you make a Marco Island sunset even better?  How about a relaxing cruise around the islands most luxurious bays and viewing the mansions from the water before heading out to enjoy the sunset.  See over a billion dollars of real estate the way it was designed to be viewed from.   You can also book a private tour and enjoy a cruise through The 10,000 Island National Wildlife Refuge before viewing the sunset from Cape Romano by the Dome Homes!

Individual seats $75

Private Tour $395

Private Dome House at sunset $450

Full Day on The Water


The day is your's do it all.....or to relax, soak up the sun and good vibes with an entire stress free day on the water.  If you really want to get a glimpse of how the locals spend their free days then this is the trip for you.  Dolphins, shelling, local beaches accessible only by boat, water sports and many other possibilities......

8 Hours $1100

Includes 2 Hours of Water Sports

Custom Day on The Water

Boat Tour Marco Island
Dolphin Tours
Shelling Tours
10,000 islands
Marco Island
Banyan Charters

You can book the boat by the hour for up to 6 guest.  Sometimes the best days spent on the water are unplanned days where you just go with the flow. 

Water Sports


Sometimes you want to do more than relax while on the water.  Not only do we provide one of the most relaxing comfortable boats on the island but it also has a wakeboard tower that's great for tubing!  .  

Info about Banyan Charters


Banyan Charters was started so I could share my love for boating and Marco Island with others.  With our private charters and high end comfortable boats you will be free to sit back, relax and enjoy the scenery with those you love.  Captain Austin has been navigating the waters around Marco Island and its surround waters for over 30 years and has a 50 ton master captains license.

Contact Us

Banyan Charters

909 Collier Court, Marco Island, Florida 34145, United States

(239) 595-3269

Call or Text Anytime

Captain Austin Wheeler

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