We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Ripple Effect Ecotours - CLOSED

81224 Overseas Hwy, Islamorada, FL 33036-3795
+1 786-671-8060
Website
Share
Save
Review Highlights
Great Time!

We have been visiting Palm Coast for 20+ years and have always wanted to take a kayak tour. Quint... read more

Reviewed 20 November 2015
terry2de
,
Baltimore, Maryland
Amazing

“What is that?” This is a reoccurring phrase you will be thinking at least twenty times if you take... read more

Reviewed 29 April 2015
Colt W
Read all 8 reviews
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
More
Join the expert naturalist guides at Ripple Effect Ecotours for a kayaking adventure in Islamorada, Florida, the heart of the Florida Keys. Paddle into the peaceful mangrove tunnels and venture out into Florida Bay. Paddle around the gorgeous islands of Shell Key and Lignumvitae Key Botanical State Park. Wildlife abounds above and below you in this kayaking paradise in the northern Florida Keys. Each tour begins with paddling and safety protocol and no experience is required. Appropriate for ages 6 and up! Bring the whole family on this fun and educational experience.
  • Excellent100%
  • Very good0%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
20 Nov 2015
“Great Time!”
29 Apr 2015
“Amazing”
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
LOCATION
81224 Overseas Hwy, Islamorada, FL 33036-3795
CONTACT
Website
+1 786-671-8060
Reviews (8)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
Filter
Reviewed 20 November 2015

We have been visiting Palm Coast for 20+ years and have always wanted to take a kayak tour. Quint and Ripple Effect provided a great time. The instruction prior to the trip was just what we needed to feel comfortable since we aren't regular kayaker's....More

Thank terry2de
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 29 April 2015

“What is that?” This is a reoccurring phrase you will be thinking at least twenty times if you take this tour. Brandon, our guide was exciting, inspiring, and the finest guide you will ever have for an Eco tour. The kayaking was the most interesting,...More

Thank Colt W
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 27 April 2015

This was an awesome adventure as well as a learning experience. Brandon not only gave my husband and I excellent training instruction before getting on the water, he also has a deep knowledge of the birds, wildlife, fauna and eco-system. He was so excited himself...More

Thank Strings01
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
See more reviews
Reviewed 18 April 2015 via mobile

Brandon was very knowledgable and was an excellent guide. My children 8, 11 and 12 were able to join us and we felt safe and had a lovely time. The jellyfish were amazing to see!

Thank Amandalevitt
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
tbuckels, Public Relations Manager at Ripple Effect Ecotours, responded to this reviewResponded 20 April 2015

Thanks for your review! Safety is one of our top priorities so we are very happy you and your children felt comfortable on the water. The jellyfish are always an interesting sight to see. Hope to have you paddle with us again soon!

Report response as inappropriate
This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 13 April 2015 via mobile

Four of us called Brandon early afternoon on Sunday for a sunset sail that night. He was more than happy to take us out on short notice. He was nice, professional, and full of information about the sea life and birds. He went above and...More

1  Thank Deannabrownmusic
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
tbuckels, Public Relations Manager at Ripple Effect Ecotours, responded to this reviewResponded 14 April 2015

That's awesome, thank you for your fantastic review! We are thrilled that you enjoyed our sunset ecotour. It truly is a kayaking paradise. Hope to see you on the water with us again soon!

Report response as inappropriate
This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 5 April 2015

Fun and informative. Brandon did a great job of interacting and quizzing the grandkids to keep them involved with the tour. We were lucky enough to spot starfish and have a close encounter with a small nurse shark as well as spectacular birds and mangrove...More

Thank Susan D
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
tbuckels, Public Relations Manager at Ripple Effect Ecotours, responded to this reviewResponded 13 April 2015

We are so glad you enjoyed the kayak tour and that your group got to experience some of the wildlife. You never know what you might see on one of our kayak trips. Thanks for coming out on the water with us, hope to have...More

Report response as inappropriate
This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 31 March 2015

My friends and I had so much fun on this trip! The guide knew so much and I learned a lot while enjoying the beautiful water and warm sun. We paddled around an island that was a bird nesting island, it may have smelled like...More

Thank Coast2coast94
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
tbuckels, Public Relations Manager at Ripple Effect Ecotours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 April 2015

Thank you so much for your kind words! We are glad you had a fun experience kayaking with us and that you enjoyed seeing all the wonderful birds. We hope to get you back out on the water with us soon!

Report response as inappropriate
This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 30 March 2015

We had such a great time kayaking with Brandon at Ripple Effect Ecotours. The tour was beautiful with fantastic clear waters, sea life of all kinds that we could see right from our kayak, and a tour of Bird Island where we were only feet...More

Thank Judi W
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
tbuckels, Public Relations Manager at Ripple Effect Ecotours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 April 2015

Thanks for your positive review! Safety is our first priority so we are glad Brandon made you feel comfortable and confident in the kayak. It sounds like you learned a lot as well-we will be ready take you out on another ecotour when you are...More

Report response as inappropriate
This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 19 hotels in Islamorada
Kon-Tiki Resort
179 reviews
.11 miles away
The Moorings Village
322 reviews
.47 miles away
Cheeca Lodge & Spa
3,828 reviews
.66 miles away
La Siesta Resort & Marina
632 reviews
.75 miles away
Nearby Restaurants
Midway Cafe & Coffee Bar
1,419 reviews
.57 miles away
Chef Michael's
1,388 reviews
.52 miles away
Morada Bay
2,329 reviews
.40 miles away
Bob's Bunz
950 reviews
.47 miles away
Nearby Attractions
Indian Key State Historic Site
213 reviews
.09 miles away
Hurricane Monument
235 reviews
.09 miles away
Key Dives
751 reviews
.10 miles away
Anglers Answer Sport Fishing
80 reviews
.32 miles away