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Manatee Sightseeing Eco-Tourism Adventure

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“captain kent”(122 reviews)
“captain rich”(37 reviews)
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Over 1000 patrons repeat our tour each year! Take this roomy 90 minute six passenger, 100% covered boat tour looking for Manatees and other wildlife. We check out the harbor/residential area and then into the mangrove forest. High tech see thru the...more
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525 Newport Dr, Port of Islands Marina, Naples, FL 34114-9785
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I visited Naples early December with two 11yo kids and this was the highlight of our visit . Andrew was our guide and his cute little dog Bella was on the boat too . We saw a few manatees and learned a lot about the...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Desired last minute to try a manatee tour. Not sure if they would be around after hurricane. But there they were. 10-12 sited as well as a baby calf. Alligators birds delight

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank 385mitchellk
Reviewed 1 week ago

Captain Rich explained everything in great detail as we sailed peacefully along. He answered all our questions. We saw manatee, vultures and gaters. We found a discount code so good value for money. 6 persons in our party so had the boat to ourselves which...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I did a manatee ecotour and had a great time! Captain Rich led us on a very informative tour and we saw so many manatees! Very cool experience. We also learned a lot about the area, saw lots of birds and even...More

Thank Lisa S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had a great tour seeing Manatees for the first time in the wild, along with Gaitors and various birds of the Everglades. Captain Rich was knowledgable, friendly and a great guide. We stopped in at the tackle shop beforehand and had a warm friendly...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had a great time. Captain Rich gave us an excelent tour and explanation. We saw aligators and a lot of manatees!

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Just returned from a great trip with Capt. Rich from Capt. Barry's Sightseeing Tour. Excellent 1.5 hour long adventure. Saw several alligators, manatees and a variety of fish and bird species. Capt Rich did a great job explaining everything, answering questions and we never felt...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank george s
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We wanted to do something today and we decided to go see manatees. Going to this place, having little hope of finding manatees we were surprised. We saw three manatees, and two of the three were a mother and a calf. We saw at least...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Freedom08958258035
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We took this tour with our kids ages 16, 13, 10 and 10. Captain Rich was a fantastic guide! I knew he'd be fun when he picked us up and joked that the previous tour had been uneventful..."only saw one unicorn this time." 😁 He...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank nkuenkel
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went out for a trip with captain Rich today. An hour and a half trip through coves to see manatees! We had a lot of fun and saw multiple manatees, dolphins, and gators! Captain rich was very fun and offered a lot of information about...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Carlene48
4 March 2018|
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Response from SmillerNJ | Reviewed this property |
We learned on the tour that the manatees don’t usually like to swim against the tide. So this ends up meaning they may be on the move and swimming back out of the canals when the tide is going out so they don’t have to swim... More
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curlyhairedalien
15 July 2017|
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Response from Bradford W | Reviewed this property |
In general, if you just call for reservations they will just give you the discount if you ask. We have never had a mosquito problem, although if you go towards evening you might????
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Diane D
22 April 2017|
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The boats are very fragile friendly and can take motorized wheelchairs.
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