Tasting Tours

Amelia Island Food & Bike Tours

​​Treat your taste buds while exploring Amelia Island’s flat, cycling-friendly bike path the way locals do on this bike and food tour. Pedal along leafy boulevards on a relaxed ride, stopping to sample the island’s best restaurants and freshest fruit stand.  Tidbits of local history are served up alongside generous food tastings. This 3-hour bike and food tour offers a relaxed way to discover Amelia Island’s history and food culture. 

The Amelia Island Trail runs from Peters Point Beachfront Park to Amelia Island State Park. This paved, tree-lined route is part of the East Coast Greenway, a growing trail network stretching from Florida to Maine.  Contact us to schedule your private tour!

Cost:  $150/per person - includes Bike

Contact:  info@ameliacooking.com​

Tasting Tours

9Farmer's Market Tour & Class

Saturday Morning  

9:30 a.m. to 11:30​ a.m.

Shop with a Chef!

  • Join Chef Bill for a lively walk thorough Historic Fernandina Beach to the Amelia Island Farmer's Market.
  • Sample tastings from local farmers and culinary artisans.
  • Relax and enjoy as Chef Bill demonstrates cooking with farm fresh food.
  • Chef Bill brings out the natural flavors of fresh, locally grown produce with light, delicious dressings and dips.
  • This demonstration cooking class takes you literally farm to lunch table. ​  

Cost:  $59 per person


  • Personally designed for your group

  • Walking tour of our charming, historic downtown OR Biking tours of our beautiful canopy roads

  • Sample local specialties

  • Island and Food History

  • Cooking Demonstration

  • Corporate groups and Destination planners welcome

  • Contact: info@ameliacooking.com

Private Tours

Not simply Food Tours - Culinary Tasting Tours

What makes the Amelia Island Culinary Academy difference?

PASSIONChef Bill's passion for food, for history and for Amelia Island shines through as your guide leads guests to the best Amelia Island has to offer:  History, beauty, nature, and - of course - delicious food!

COOKING DEMONSTRATION.  During each tour, Chef Bill offers a cooking demonstration and tastings of a dish specifically created for your group.    

CUSTOMIZED.  Whatever your group - Chef Bill will design a tour to your specifications.  Corporate, Spouse, Family Reunion, Wedding parties, Bridesmaids events, Team Building. 

Whatever your preferences - our Tours can accommodate your group.  Wine pairings can be offered and menus are personalized for any dietary restrictions, including vegan, gluten-free and allergen. 

Chef Bill not only loves food, he knows food.  Our tours make sure that everyone in your group enjoys a safe, fun and delicious Culinary Tasting Tour.

Contact Us to schedule