Nature Tours for the Adventurous!

Kayak the Indian River Lagoon, take an Eco Tour, look for manatee at Sebastian Inlet State Park or watch the sea turtles, all in close proximity to our luxurious Melbourne Beach B&B. Melbourne Beach is a barrier island only .7 miles across from the ocean to the Indian River Lagoon. Call or email Port d’Hiver and we will be happy to help make arrangements for your nature encounter.

Melbourne Beach Bed & Breakfast Pelican Island Refuge

Established in 1903 and located in the Indian River Lagoon, Pelican Island is the country’s first national wildlife refuge and the most biologically diverse estuary in the United States. A historic and significant bird rookery island, Pelican Island provides a nesting habitat for over 16 different species of colonial water birds and over 30 species of water birds use the island during the winter migratory season. Over 130 species of birds are found throughout the entire refuge offering some of the best birdwatching in Florida.

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