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Ship Island Excursions-Gulfport

Gulfport Yacht Harbor, Gulfport, MS 39502
(228) 864-1014
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Safety Precautions - Ship Island Ferry service now closed for the 2020 season do to damage to the dock at Ship Island. We are offering Dolphin and Moonlight Cruises on the weekends through November.

Ship Island Excursions offers daily passenger ferry service to 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.

Summer schedule July 15-August 16

  • Daily 9am & 12pm departure from Gulfport with 2:30pm & 5pm departure from Ship Island returning to Gulfport

Fall schedule August 19-November 1

  • Saturday-Sunday 9am & 12pm departure from Gulfport and return trip from Ship Island 3:30pm

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Take a Google Trekker tour of Ship Island.

Some tips on preparing for your trip and a quick tour of the island.

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