Located just off the coast of northeast Florida, Amelia Island is a barrier Island rich in colorful history and breath-taking natural beauty. The Island is surround by the Atlantic Ocean, Intracoastal waterway, strong-currented Nassau Sounds and one of the East's largest and deepest inlets, Cumberland Sound. This beautiful destination is edged with natural Appalachian quartz beaches and framed by sand dunes as high as 40 ft. Visitors can chose to either enjoy the surrounding beaches and waters or take part in a mix of irresistable activites. Some of the the unforgettable things to do an see include spa, golf, river cruises, nature programs, fishing, kayaking, hiking, horseback riding, walking and ghost tours and of course the gorgeous beaches! Forget the everday getaway; Come make memories on Amelia Island.