NAICS 5 Digit Industry 48721

Industry 48721

NAICS 5  Digit Industry 48721 – Scenic and Sightseeing Transportation, Water

Definition of NAICS 5 Digit Industry 48721: See industry description for NAICS 487210 below.

Industry Description of NAICS Code 487210: This industry comprises establishments primarily engaged in providing scenic and sightseeing transportation on water. The services provided are usually local and involve same-day return to place of origin.

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Illustrative Examples of NAICS Industry 48721

What are some examples of this industry classification? The bulleted items below are illustrative examples of this 5-digit NAICS industry.

  • Airboat (i.e., swamp buggy) operation
  • Excursion boat operation
  • Charter fishing boat services
  • Harbor sightseeing tours
  • Dinner cruises

Cross-References for Industry 48721

What codes are similar to this industry that might be more applicable? The cross-reference guide below displays the codes that are similar to industry 48721. Please review to find the most applicable classification.

  • Providing recreation services, such as fishing guides, white-water rafting, parasailing, and water skiing–are classified in Industry NAICS 713990, All Other Amusement and Recreation Industries;
  • Providing water taxi services–are classified in Industry 48321, Inland Water Transportation;
  • Providing water transportation of passengers–are classified in Subsector 483, Water Transportation;
  • Operating floating casinos (i.e., gambling cruises or river boat casinos)–are classified in Industry NAICS 713210, Casinos (except Casino Hotels); and
  • Providing boat rental without operators–are classified in U.S. Industry NAICS 532292, Recreational Goods Rental.

Other Index Entries for NAICS 5-Digit Industry 48721

The North American Industry Classification System contains multiple index entries that are each descriptive of the same code. The bulleted list below shows all applicable index entries (Current and former) that are associated with industry 48721. These index entries further elaborate on the scope of applicable industries that have already been defined at the top of this page.

  • Airboat (i.e., swamp buggy) operation
  • Boat, fishing charter, operation
  • Charter fishing boat operation
  • Dinner cruises
  • Excursion boat operation
  • Fishing boat charter operation
  • Harbor sightseeing tours
  • Hovercraft sightseeing operation
  • Scenic and sightseeing excursions, water
  • Sightseeing boat operation
  • Swamp buggy operation
  • Whale watching excursions
Industry Breakdown for North American Industry Classification System

NAICS codes are broken down by digit. The broadest description starts with the 2 digit sector codes. The 3 digit subsector codes are more specific, then the 4 digit industry group, 5 digit industry (Where you are now), and the most specific is the 6 digit NAICS code. If the code on this page does not describe the industry of the business in question, then select the largest applicable code below. From there, follow through the progression of smaller digits to the larger digits in order to obtain the most specific 6 digit classification.

  • Sector 48-49: Transportation and Warehousing
    • Subsector 487: Scenic and Sightseeing Transportation
      • Industry Group 4872: Scenic and Sightseeing Transportation, Water
        • Industry 48721: Scenic and Sightseeing Transportation, Water (Current Page)
          • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 487210: Scenic and Sightseeing Transportation, Water

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