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About Amelia Island
Not all beaches in Florida are down South, Amelia Island is Florida’s most north beach. A much more quaint beach, an almost timeless destination like its neighbor City to the south St Augustine. I guaranty similar pristine uncrowded and natural beaches. Always, known for its golfing, spas, fishing, and restaurants, but nothing speaks more to the guess than the rich history. It’s not uncommon to have local events include going on throughout the year. But it is primarily a summer vacation location.
How do you get to Amelia Island?
All roads lead to I-95, From Georgia to the north or Jacksonville from the south. You take Interstate I-95 to Exit 373 for FL-200/FL-A1A toward Callahan/Fernandina Beach. Continue east, drive about 12 miles across the Thomas J. Shave Jr. Bridge. You reach Amelia Island when you reach the other side.
What is Amelia Island known for?
A premium summer vacation location with a southern charm. Upscale, clean, safe, and very historic. Very nature-based, with a tie and close local community. The complete opposite of Orlando, fewer crowds, and less to do. But still plenty of things to do.
Is Amelia Island a real island?
Florida has many barrier Islands up and down the east and west coast of Florida. Amelia Island is a part of the barrier island chain that stretches north to south along the east coast. Well written, a set of islands extends north into South Carolina which is called Sea Islands. It extends all the way up the coast of the United States. In other words, Amelia Island is considered the southernmost Sea Islands on the Atlantic coast.
Are cars allowed on Amelia Island?
They continue to allow cars on the Island, there are limited parking and space. Really, no vehicle is needed when you visit Amelia Island. Most importantly, transportation is convenient and everywhere once on the island. They have a local Segway system, as well as bicycles are very popular. Horses are available as well and a vast amount of golf carts. Anchored by a full-service Amelia Island Plantation service.
Are golf carts allowed on Amelia Island?
There is plenty of great Gulf cart service in the area as this is the primary transportation use. These companies sell, lease, and rent gulf carts including offering local pickup service… let’s call it Uber for gulf carts.
Is it safe to swim in Amelia beaches?
Firstly, swimming in the Amelia Island beaches is generally very safe. But it is part of Florida and all up and down the coast, there definitely have been people attacked by fish and sharks while swimming. Secondly, never swim at the beach at night and never take food in the water with you as it will attract fish of all sizes.
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