It is typical of boating enthusiasts to cruise and explore the east coast of Florida. As a matter of fact, the east coast of Florida is among the most popular boating destinations. However, the Gulf of Mexico does bear some qualities that no other place can offer boating enthusiasts, which makes a boating on the Gulf of Mexico a spellbinding experience.
Herein we are going to explore the top reasons to go boating on the Gulf of Mexico.
#1. Unmatched Serenity – While the western coast of the Florida is abuzz with numerous boats, owing to popularity, the Gulf of Mexico is quite the opposite. The boats on the Gulf of Mexico are not many and thus it yields an aura of unchartered waters and feeling of pristine virgin territory. By receiving less attention over the years from boating enthusiasts, the Gulf Coast and the water of the Gulf of Mexico have played a great role in the preservation of the natural environment. Thus, by boating there, you get to experience and feel a sense of serenity that no other place.
#2. Amazing Destinations – There are numerous amazing destinations all along the Gulf of Mexico. From Florida, Alabama, Mississippi, Louisiana, to Texas, there is plenty to see and a plethora of marine attractions to explore. From the numerous destinations on the Gulf of Mexico including Tampa, Ft. Myers, Naples, and Sarasota, you are bound to find a few that will excite you and your family and friends.
#3. Wildlife Spotting – Though boating is in itself very exciting, the prospects of spotting wildlife make the whole experience a whole lot more exciting. The Gulf of Mexico bears a unique marine ecosystem that is like no other. There are numerous fish and birds to spot as you cruise along the Gulf Cost. This means that you not only get to enjoy the open water but you also get to enjoy the very best marine ecosystems in the world.
Look at this video of dolphins chasing this boat in the Gulf of Mexico: