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Address: 1 SW 1st Pl, Crystal River, FL 34429-4607
Phone Number: +1 352 794 3269
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06:00 - 20:00
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Sun - Sat 06:00 - 20:00
Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
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Manatee Fun Tours is a Private Manatee Tour Only! Snorkel with manatee in...

Manatee Fun Tours is a Private Manatee Tour Only! Snorkel with manatee in Crystal River Fl. This is a private owned company who will put your fun experiences first. We offer A Big Fun Manatee Tour on an enclosed house style boat. Snorkel and Swim with manatee in Crystal River, Fl. Then relax in an enclosed cabin which is warmer and more comfortable than an open pontoon or a curtain sided boat, you will still get a bit chilly but, you won't freeze. We also use 5mm wet-suits for added comfort (most kid sizes are 3mm) This is a true private manatee tour with just you and your family. We invite you to take the premium tour and spend the day. We make this an experience of a lifetime. Call or email for a prompt response, We have the coolest boat on the bay! Captain Broderick your "Manatee Fun Tour Guide" If you are using a mobile device visit us at manateefun

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We had a great day in Crystal River swimming with the manatees – -actually it is more like floating with them, but it was great. We saw lots of manatees and got to observe them... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 5 days ago
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Houston
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We had a great day in Crystal River swimming with the manatees – -actually it is more like floating with them, but it was great. We saw lots of manatees and got to observe them up close feeding, resting & swimming. We had a great day weather wise, but even so we were a bit chilly after a while. Wetsuits... More 

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Concord, North Carolina
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Super glad we booked through this company!! Great experience with Captain John and came face to face with several manatees. He was able to tell us all about the region, show us all the off the beaten path manatee hangouts and provide a thoroughly enjoy trip. Thank you Captain John!!!! 5 STARS!!!!

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Thank DDreyer
United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Wow, what can I say? My husband and my tween and I went out last week and it was absolutely incredible. I'm so glad I went with Manatee Fun rather than one of the other tours because the fact that it was private made all the difference to my family. I saw other boats out there and they've got tons... More 

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Pendleton, Indiana
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Capt. John was outstanding, informative and knew precisely where to drop us in to see the most manatees. We had an incredible experience watching and playing with several manatees. We also saw several dolphins and 3 passed right in front of me! Great trip, worth repeating for sure. Manatee Fun Tours was outstanding!

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Noblesville, Indiana
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My BF and I booked a private 2-person manatee swim after finding Manatee Fun here on Trip Advisor. We were so excited about this experience, and Captain John and MF did not disappoint. We went out to King Spring in the Crystal River and it seems we were there during a perfect weekend b/c it's before high season when the... More 

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Swoyersville, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Kicking off our honeymoon right! Bucket list. Captain John T is wonderful. Fun. Knowledgeable. We learned a lot about the manatees and the area. Not only did we swim with the manatees we had a private dolphin show. We booked another company. Not sure what happened but We got lucky and ended up on a private tour for my husband... More 

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Arkansas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2016

This was AMAZING!!! My husband ,our 10 year old daughter , my senior mother , and myself took this tour. It was off "season" they had just had a bad storm come through a few weeks before making the Manatee's off their normal routines. But Captain John did his best to find us some. He was super informative about the... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2016

My husband and I took the tour in King's Bay, and even though it was the "off season", Captain John still found some manatees for me to swim with. We were the only ones on the boat, so we got to hear some great stories about manatees and other adventures from Captain John. He also showed us some crazy tarpon... More 

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Front Royal, Virginia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 October 2016

I booked a tour for my son and I, as this was always a dream of ours to swim with manatees. Captain Broderick was fantastic, super fun personality and very accommodating. He found us a cow and calf straight away and we had them all to ourselves. What an amazing experience!! Looking forward to going back out with Manatee Fun!

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Krimpen aan den IJssel, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 September 2016

We chose "manatee fun", because for a little more money we had a boat for our selfs (My wife, my son and me). This means that we are not with 15 people around 1 manatee, but our captain search his own spot. We have had a wonderful experience with a manatee who was very curious and visit us on a... More 

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