Ship Island Excursions-Biloxi

Margaritaville Resort Biloxi

195 Beach Boulevard

Biloxi, MS 39530

Phone: (228) 864-1014

Ship Island Excursions offers daily passenger ferry service to West Ship Island and Fort Massachusetts (circa 1858), part of Gulf Island National Seashore. The island is approximately 10 miles offshore from Gulfport/Biloxi offering visitors beautiful high quality beaches, and clear Gulf waters for swimming, shelling, birding, sunbathing and more.

The cruise to the barrier island takes about an hour one way, and dolphin sightings are frequent during the boat ride! Food service, chair, and umbrella rentals are available on the island.


Ship Island Excursions-Biloxi is located at 195 Beach Blvd at the Margaritaville Hotel Biloxi Resort.

Fall cruises are August 15-October 28 departures Wednesday- Sunday 10am from Biloxi, departing Ship island at 3:30pm.


Ship Island Excursions is located in the Gulfport Yacht Harbor at the intersection of Highway 90 and Highway 49.

Fall cruises are August 15-October 28 departures from Gulfport, Saturday-Sunday 9am and 12 noon.

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Take a Google Trekker tour of Ship Island.


Climb aboard and be a part of the Biloxi Christmas on the Water boat parade with the Mississippi Gulf Coast Attractions Association! There will be food, door prizes, raffles, and at the end of the parade a fireworks show. The Captain Pete parades with all the other boats in Biloxi's Christmas on the Water serving heavy hors d'oeuvres provided by various coast restaurants.

Cash bar, No BYOB or Coolers Allowed. Tickets available online. Sponsored by the Mississippi Gulf Coast Attractions Association.