Tours Aboard the Anna Maria Princess

Embark on an unforgettable AMI adventure on the Anna Maria Princess. The Anna Maria Princess departs on daily cruises from Bradenton Beach Marina. Enjoy a relaxing cruise on a real paddle wheel boat on the waterways of Anna Maria Island Sound and Sarasota Bay.

  • Our cruises feature musical entertainment and a partially guided tour of the area
  • Evening cruises on Wednesdays and Fridays
  • Specialty holiday cruises and drink specials


Tour Rates

  • 90-Minute Evening Cruises | $40 per person. Wednesday and Friday only. Children 2 and under are free.

Tour Information

  • 1 hour prior to the scheduled departure time the bar is open and guests are invited to board the Princess
  • Full service bar offers a wide variety of bottled and draft beer, wine, champagne and mixed drinks.
  • We accept cash and all major credit cards for on-board purchases.
  • Snacks and candy bars are available for purchase.
  • Guests are welcome to bring their own food on board.
  • Free On-site parking available
  • This is a non-smoking vessel
  • The enclosed lower deck has A/C and heat with large picturesque windows for viewing
  • Spacious top deck with ample seating and rail counters for viewing Florida’s beautiful sunset & wildlife

Book a Tour on the Princess Today!

  • Only authentic paddlewheel boat on Anna Maria Island, Longboat Key and Sarasota Bay!
  • Enclosed, climate-controlled lower deck
  • Full Bar
  • Ample FREE parking
  • Tours take up to 80 guests, private functions up to 125
  • Friendly, knowledgeable, experienced crew
  • Stunning views of wildlife throughout the Intracoastal Waterway
  • Musical entertainment & fun facts about the vessel and the area


  • Massive wooden paddle wheels
  • 80 feet in length
  • Built in 2002
  • Extensively refurbished in 2018
  • Ornate wrought iron railings
  • Authentic decor reminiscent of 1800’s paddle wheel boats of old

Book Your Evening Cruise Now!