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Liquid Blue Outfitters

#2 of 84 Tours in Sarasota Features Animals
190 Taft Drive, Sarasota, FL 34241
+1 941-306-1220
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Mangroves and Manatees!

Fantastic guide and experience! Kelly was very professional, funny, and made it a safe experience... read more

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Reviewed 14 April 2017
Elizabeth A
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Bradenton, Florida
2 hours of Heaven on the water

Great excursion. Reasonable amount of instruction and safety instruction before setting off on the... read more

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Reviewed 14 April 2017
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Kayak Sarasota and the Lido Key Mangrove Tunnels with dolphins and manatee with Liquid Blue Kayak Outfitters. We offer kayak rentals and kayak tours located and launching from the Ted Sperling Park on Lido Key in Sarasota. We also offer private and group tours. We are a small family owned Eco-outfitter with a passion for the outdoors! Call us today for reservations.
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190 Taft Drive, Sarasota, FL 34241
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Reviewed 14 April 2017

Fantastic guide and experience! Kelly was very professional, funny, and made it a safe experience for our whole family and group. A must do when in the Sarasota area!

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LiquidBlueGuides, Owner at Liquid Blue Outfitters, responded to this reviewResponded 21 April 2017

Mangroves and Manatee are both awesome to experience!

Reviewed 14 April 2017

Great excursion. Reasonable amount of instruction and safety instruction before setting off on the water. Saw 3 manatees, really really close up but plenty of respect shown by guide and guests to all wildlife. Plenty of travel on open water and then in the mangroves...More

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LiquidBlueGuides, Owner at Liquid Blue Outfitters, responded to this reviewResponded 21 April 2017

Thanks for the great review!

Reviewed 14 April 2017

Wonderful experience. Want to go again. Kelly our guide was the best! Our first time kayaking but the guide was very patient and helpful.

Thank Deb M
LiquidBlueGuides, Owner at Liquid Blue Outfitters, responded to this reviewResponded 21 April 2017

Thanks for the excellent review. Hope to see you again!

Reviewed 13 April 2017 via mobile

The whole family (3 daughters + Mom & Dad) LOVED this excursion today. Kelly, our guide, was fantastic and full of information. Through his guidance we were able to see 2 manatee & a few dolphins. Likewise, while going through the mangroves we saw tree...More

Thank jloberle
LiquidBlueGuides, Owner at Liquid Blue Outfitters, responded to this reviewResponded 21 April 2017

Sounds like you got to see just about everything. Thanks for the great review!

Reviewed 13 April 2017 via mobile

We were late making the reservation for the tour, but they were extremely accommodating and figured out a way to make it work. Our guide was friendly and knowledgeable. He paused to correct some other tourists that were chasing the dolphins. We saw manatee and...More

Thank pamInWisconsin
LiquidBlueGuides, Owner at Liquid Blue Outfitters, responded to this reviewResponded 21 April 2017

We appreciate the review. We have a zero tolerance policy for chasing the wildlife. We educate harmony with the outdoors :)

Reviewed 13 April 2017

We had a picture perfect day. Blue skies, no clouds, sunshine, slight wind to keep the sweat down and low humidity. Within 10 minutes after launch, we saw multiple dolphins herding fish. One swam within a few feet of my kayak. Shortly after that, we...More

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LiquidBlueGuides, Owner at Liquid Blue Outfitters, responded to this reviewResponded 21 April 2017

Thank you for the great review

Reviewed 13 April 2017

The mangrove tour was a really great tour with a great guide. The mangroves were really interesting. We saw lots of wildlife.

Thank Kkh536
LiquidBlueGuides, Owner at Liquid Blue Outfitters, responded to this reviewResponded 21 April 2017

Thanks for joining us, hope to see you again soon :)

Reviewed 12 April 2017

We booked a kayak tour for our family - mom and dad, kids 11 and 8. We booked 2 tandem kayaks. Was very interested in touring mangroves and was advised the Lido Key tour was best for the mangrove tunnels. Kelly was our guide, there...More

Thank Seth T
LiquidBlueGuides, Owner at Liquid Blue Outfitters, responded to this reviewResponded 21 April 2017

Thank you for the great review and for bringing your entire family :)

Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

Our first time kayaking in mangroves it was pretty cool. We got to see sea stars and jelly fish. We also were able to see a manatee thanks to our guide Kelly. He was great! Very friendly and full of knowledge I really enjoyed his...More

Thank Keisha_HB0216
LiquidBlueGuides, Owner at Liquid Blue Outfitters, responded to this reviewResponded 21 April 2017

Thank you for the 5 star review

Reviewed 10 April 2017

Manatees, mangroves, history, ecological knowledge, what else would you want. Great trip, definitely recommend

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LiquidBlueGuides, Owner at Liquid Blue Outfitters, responded to this reviewResponded 21 April 2017

Thank you for reviewing us

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kholmes509
For a Mid February Tour, Would you recommend morning or afternoon?
5 February 2017|
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Response from Dave R | Reviewed this property |
I'd call and check, but in my experience, go in the afternoon. This way morning low tide won't affect your trip or potentially lead to cancellation. We were just there three weeks ago and heard morning tours couldn't go into... More
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david_kraeger
Hi- I have two children, 4 & 6. Can they ride with us?
20 December 2016|
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Response from Liz S |
Their website says ages 5 and up, so I would call just to be sure.
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Tjongo
Hi! Looking at a kayak tour Dec 31. Morning or afternoon tour, which is best?
21 November 2016|
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Response from LiquidBlueGuides | Property representative |
We will have cooler temps in the morning, but both times slots will be an excellent time on the water.
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