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Manatee Tour and Dive

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Open Now: 08:00 - 17:00
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Great snorkel/dive/kayak/sightseeing-by-boat tours!
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
36 NE 4th St, Crystal River, FL 34428-4021
+1 352-795-1333
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Reviewed 2 days ago

This was a bucket list experience. The captain Kate and her crew member, Hunter were an absolute delight! The whole team were super knowledgeable and helpful. I will definately book again with this tour. Clean safe boats, and meeting area was great. We got to...More

Thank Dawn L
Reviewed 3 days ago

Great time. We were really swimming just a few feet away from manatees. And our boat Captain made our day with a trip full of jokes and laugh. Very friendly and professional team!

Thank Mihails83
Reviewed 1 week ago

Incredible afternoon in the beautiful water of the 3 springs. Saw several manatees and had some great memories

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Thank Matt W
Reviewed 1 week ago

Recently, I & two lady friends, participated in an experience we've been wanting to do for years!!! We were part of a 10 am tour, with only 5 other participants...2 of us snorkeled (one observed from the boat) for an hour with 2 adults &...More

1  Thank redfaine701
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Fantastic adventure for my grandkids 9th Birthday. Mark and Shelly did an amazing job locating manatees and making sure we all had a fantastic experience. I admitted that I was not a strong swimmer and a little apprehensive about getting in the water, Mark spent...More

3  Thank Cms2716
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Manatee Tour & Dive staff were exceptional. We had a great time and were well taken care of. They were professional, knowledgeable, and a lot of fun. Thank you to our Captain, Tedi and our Guide Zack for the terrific experience. We will be...More

3  Thank maarunner0920
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a check off the bucket list! But make sure to come when you know the water is clear, when we went the water was all churned up and it was kinda hard to see the manatees. But other than that, it was really...More

Thank 854courtneyp
Reviewed 8 October 2018

I highly recommend Manatee Tour and Dive. Make sure to ask for Capt. Teddy and guide Mark. If it all possible take the private tour. Mark was the most patient guide possible. I do not swim but was able to fulfill a dream of “swimming...More

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1  Thank carswife0324
Reviewed 8 October 2018

What an experience! Alex and Hunter got us on a mother and calf 1st thing. They are incredibly professional and efficient and are just as concerned about the animals as the swimmers.

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Thank brawleyp
Reviewed 7 October 2018 via mobile

My husband and I absolutely loved this!!! I had a hard time relaxing enough to use the snorkel even though I had done it a few times before. Missy and the captain ( I feel awful that I can’t remember his name) were so patient....More

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Shannon N
26 July 2018|
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Response from Lucinda M | Reviewed this property |
Yes, there were two pontoon boats that went out and they were both covered.
30 June 2018|
Response from debstg2016 | Reviewed this property |
I did not feel rushed and the tour actually lasted longer than scheduled. The guides are really knowledgeable about the area so we were taken to all sorts of books and crannies.
24 January 2018|
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Response from JandASuffolkUK | Reviewed this property |
To be honest I don’t recall seeing any
30 June 2015|
Response from freelancer_amicus |
Each tour is different depending on manatee activity. The whole tour will however be inside Kings Bay.