Published: Apr 12 2019
While a vacation spent sitting on a beach, soaking up the sun and sleeping sounds like the perfect trip for many, it’s not for everyone. Some people crave a real adventure during their travels, seeking out an adrenaline rush or an experience that none of their friends have ever had. While we are known for offering boat rentals and watersports, there’s a unique twist to many of the thousands of listings available on GetMyBoat, and here are some of our favorites.
Not all tours are alike. The types of experiences you can have during a tour are endless, depending on what you’re looking for and where you’re going. What’s become increasingly important in recent years for tourism, however, is planning trips that have an environmentally-friendly focus. There’s something special about booking an eco-tour, enabling you to explore the local area in a sustainable way or an exciting and adventurous endeavor that pushes you to your limits and leaves you with unforgettable memories.
Get up close and personal with some stunning animals in their natural habitats. No zoo enclosure can replicate the incredible experience of seeing animals in the wild, interacting with you as you cruise by on a boat tour.
Face your fears in a shark cage with this gripping experience. Not for the faint of heart, but sure to leave you with a travel story that your friends will be excited to hear.
Probably the farthest option from a beach vacation, sailing in Antarctica offers breathtaking views and experiences that would make any travel guru jealous. Cruise through glacier-filled waterways and see incredible wildlife on one of these life-changing expeditions.
Look at how happy this little guy is! Tours of Pig Beach from Exuma in the Bahamas have exploded in popularity, and it’s easy to see why.
Everyone loves cruising on top of the waves, but what about exploring beneath the waves? If you’ve been wanting to tick “ride in a submarine” off your bucket list since reading the Jules Verne classic 20,000 leagues under the sea - now is your chance to make that dream a reality!
Cruise underwater where you’ll be enamored by marine life, with everything from schools of fish to pods of dolphins swimming around the watercraft. Submarine tours show you a whole new world under the surface, and they are perfect tour options for kids who want to see fish who are too young to be scuba certified or able to snorkel. Submarine tours are available in several destinations around the world, including Indonesia, Cyprus, Australia, and more.
Submarine whale and dolphin watching trips are incredible because they enable you to see these stunning creatures both above and below the waves.
Barbecue on a donut boat? Cruising past the Miami skyline on a chilly evening in the warmth of a bubbling jacuzzi? It’s all possible by booking one of these experiences! It’s a fun way to enjoy a bit of luxury, whether you’re traveling abroad or staying local. Check out available hot tub boats in San Diego, England, Minnesota and beyond.
Have you wanted to learn a new watersport for a while but aren’t sure what to try? We have a huge variety of watersports options to choose from in thousands of cities around the world. Try everything from paddle sports like stand-up paddleboard yoga to more extreme options like jetpack rides, you’ll find the thrills and adventure you’re looking for with us.
Want to breathe underwater but don't have time to earn your scuba diving certification? No problem - this underwater scooter will sort you out!
You don't have to wear a tuxedo on this excursion, but a photo like this would definitely make your Instagram followers jealous!
These exciting rafting trips are a whole new way to cruise down a river! Try a hydrospeed tour for a day of adventure on the rapids.
Learn how to surf on the river in Prague, an exciting alternative to surfing in the open ocean.
If you want to take boating beyond just an afternoon activity and plan a trip to stay onboard a boat overnight, there are thousands of options of luxurious boats available for the ultimate experience. With all the amenities including chefs and captains onboard, to water toys like jet skis and snorkeling equipment, you can bring the whole family on board for an unforgettable vacation of cruising in any destination you like.
Bring the whole family on board and enjoy a relaxing week spent on a stunning houseboat. With luxurious amenities like fireplaces and enough rooms and space that you can have privacy when you need it, it's a guaranteed way to have an amazing vacation.
Want to spend time on a mega yacht but also speed away on jet skis? Have a craving for kayaking but also want to sunbathe? You don't have to choose when you book a fully-loaded luxury yacht like this one! With a captain and crew to tend to your needs and watertoys for endless entertainment, you'll have an unforgettable week with your yacht squad on this beauty.
To start planning your epic water adventures, check out our website and to make an inquiry for a particular experience, click the blue “Request to Book” button to get in touch with the captain/owner!