Swim with manatees and enjoy the 72 degree crystal clear water while taking in the beauty of the of Florida?s Nature Coast. The professional staff will escort you aboard the boat a wide beam, tri-hull pontoon vessel which will give you a comfortable and safe ride.
Your tour will begin with a video about Manatee Behavior and provide vessel safety orientation. Next, you will be provided with wetsuits, masks, and snorkels to enhance your manatee encounter. The tour begins with a picturesque departure through ?Old Florida? landscape where you may encounter some of the local wildlife to include bald eagles, blue herons, pelican, and other fowl. In conjunction with your West Indies Manatee encounter, you may also see a pod of dolphins at play. Your manatee destinations will include several stops including the famous Three Sister's Springs which was featured in National Geographic Magazine. During this time, you will encounter our most famous resident. If you are lucky enough, you may get to experience a manatee kiss.
|Essential Information||We welcome you to come and learn about the majestic manatees and experience first-hand their grace and beauty.|
|Participants||4 person minimum or 2 guests may allow 2 other guests to join tour up to 6 Passengers total|
|Location||Located in Crystal River convenient to both Tampa and St.Petersburg, Florida.|
|Duration||Manatee tours last 3.5-4 hours, however, we do ask that you plan to spend atleast 1/2 the day.|
|Weather Dependency||The Captain will decide weather and water conditions prior to each trip. If weather conditions are not favorable, you may reschedule. Please keep in mind that any weather realted chages are for your safety. Your understanding in case of these circumstances is appreciated.|
|What to Wear||Please wear comfortable and weather appropriate clothing. High heels are not recommended.|
|Guests||this activity is not suitable for non-paying guests|
|Age Limit||All ages welcome!|
565 NW 1st Avenue, Crystal River, Florida 34428
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