If you’re looking for an amazing way to start your day, you need to experience the Amelia Island sunrise. This beautiful island is located in Northeast Florida and offers stunning views of the sun as it rises over the horizon. There are many great spots on Amelia Island where you can enjoy a peaceful and relaxing sunrise. Here are some of our favorite ways to experience this incredible phenomenon! The sun rises around 7 a.m. so be sure to get out early to experience all of the beautiful colors!
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Where to Watch the Amelia Island Sunrise
Horseback Riding on the Beach
Experience the beauty of Amelia Island like never before! Book a sunrise horseback riding experience with Amelia Island Horseback Riding. Since 1993, the dedicated team at Amelia Island Horseback Riding has been offering locals and visitors the opportunity to see the area’s beauty on horseback. Watch as the sky changes hues and the sound of local wildlife begins to fill the salty air.
Relaxing at North Beach Park
If you’re looking for a spot to stop and watch the morning sunrise, then grab a picnic table at North Beach Park! This park is quiet and has all the amenities to make the sunrise relaxing. Enjoy two covered pavilions, a boardwalk, and parking to make this an easy early-morning activity! For more fun, be sure to pack some yummy breakfast items and make this experience even more enjoyable!
Walking the Beach
Walking on the beach in the morning is the best way to experience the beauty of Amelia Island sunrise. The quiet is sure to bring peace and calm to start the day. The best places are near Main Beach (intersection of South Fletcher and Atlantic Ave.) and Nassau County’s Peter’s Point (1974 South Fletcher Ave). These locations offer parking, restrooms, and more amenities to make the experience more convenient.
Enjoy the Amelia Island Sunrise from the Addison on Amelia Island!
If you’re not enough of an early bird to get up with enough time to travel somewhere before the sunrise you can enjoy the orange and pink painted sky from the Addison on Amelia Island’s courtyard! Afterwards, enjoy a delicious breakfast homemade with fresh and local ingredients. No matter how you choose to experience it, watching the Amelia Island sunrise is an unforgettable experience. So, make sure to add it to your Amelia Island itinerary and enjoy a beautiful Florida morning! Browse our accommodations, check availability, and book your stay today!