Join us In Our Dreams and experience the vacation of a
Waterway Adventures Sailing Charters features In Our
Dreams a corporate owned private luxury sailing yacht with
all the amenities not found in other sail charters.
Your Captain is ready to take you out to sea on your
personalized Sailboat Charter getaway. Take in a romantic
sunset sail in St. Petersburg or set sail for the Florida
Keys, the Gulf of Mexico, or take in the Caribbean, Bahamas
or the Virgin Islands.
The choice is yours. A few hours or an entire week, we can
fulfill your Dreams. Come Sail Away!
This 46’ Beneteau Oceanis Sail Boat can sleep up to six with
2 cabins, 2 heads, and a galley complete with linens,
towels, dishes and cookware and gourmet coffee. Prepare to
Your sailing vacation on "In Our Dreams" is waiting. Pamper yourself with a
Sailboat Charter that you can customize to meet your needs and desires. Your
sailboat vacation can be serene and relaxing or full of action and adventure.
This 24 to 36 hour sailing experience offers a choice of stops along Tampa Bay’s
borders. There are three cities, a river diversion and island anchorage making
this a great trip for that romantic getaway or just a day of fun and adventure.
Weekend Sailing Charters
Friday to Sunday sailing adventure takes in Tampa Bay and the Gulf of Mexico.
Experience Tampa Bay and choose your destination.
• Weekend North Sail – This excursion will take you along the Florida Coast to
• Weekend South Sail – This excursion will take you out along Florida’s southern
coast to Longboat Key.
Short Week Sail:
The Short Week Sail is a 3 to 4 day sail from Tampa Bay and the Gulf of Mexico.
• Northern Excursion – Sail north to Clearwater Beach. Pristine white sandy
beaches and crystal blue water are among the highlights of this sail trip.
• Southern Excursion – Sail the southern shore of Florida to Sarasota’s
beautiful Venice Beach. If you are a SCUBA diver, a reef containing fossilized
material is located a quarter of a mile offshore.
Full Week Sailing Charters
A full 7 days of adventure makes this our most popular sailing vacation. Choose
from one of our pre-planned sailing charter destinations or customize your trip
with Captain Z.
• North Sail – Depart Tampa Bay to Tarpon Springs and visit the world famous
Sponge Docks. There are plenty of sites to see along the way.
• South Sail – From Tampa Bay you will sail south to Gasparilla Island or
Captiva Island. Gasparilla Island is part of a chain of Gulf Coast barrier
islands and the site of the Boca Grande Lighthouse built in 1890. Captiva Island
is in the heart of Southwest Florida and has over 15 miles of shelling beaches.
Two Week Sailing Charters
Just imagine the experience that awaits you when you board “In Our Dreams” for
two full weeks. This is our premier sailing vacation.
Twelve to fourteen days of glorious sailing includes Gasparilla Island, Captiva
Island. Fort Myers, Naples, Marco Island, the Florida Keys and Key West.
Beautiful beaches, lush tropical islands and clear ocean waters will embrace you
and leave you mesmerized. Awake to spectacular sunrises and relax on the deck
and feel the morning breeze. You won’t want to miss the Sunset Celebration at
Mallory Square in Key West.
All of WaterWay Adventures Sail Charter Excursions can be customized to your
particular interests and needs. Captain Z will provide you with personal
attention to all of your trip details.
Bio: Captain Michael A. Zornes comes to WaterWay Adventures with over
years of sailing experience. Over this period he has earned his Master License
and is a Certified Sailing Instructor.
As a veteran of the U.S. Army Signal Corps, Captain Zornes went on to become a
freelance charter captain working with clients throughout Florida. His
experience includes the responsibilities of Lead Captain and Operations
Technician for several large fleets. As a sailing instructor he has taught
individuals and groups including corporate team building. He has worked with
sailing programs for the handicapped, elderly and youth.
Captain Zornes has sailed throughout the British Virgin Islands, Abacos, Bahamas
and surrounding islands, Mexico, Cuba and the East and West Coasts of Florida.
As the Captain for Waterway Adventures Sail Charter, "In Our Dreams", he
provides complete personal attention to every aspect of every trip. Whether you
are going out for a few hours or a full week Captain Zornes believes that every
moment sailing is a special moment.