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Manatee Snorkel Tour from American Pro Diving Center provided by American Pro Diving Center

Manatee Snorkel Tour from American Pro Diving Center

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Save money and rub flippers with Florida's resident sea cows. American Pro Diving Center helps visitors and locals explore the clear, teeming waters of Florida with year-round manatee tour adventures. This tour is for both swimmers and riders. All the equipment is included on this manatee snorkel tour in Crystal River, Florida. Snorkelers don on wet suits, mask, snorkel and fins to see a large population of resident sea cows. Our in-water guides known as the Dive-master keep the experience safe and fun for both manatees and people. Snorkelers swim with these gentle giants for a once in a lifetime experience. Don’t forget to smile as our guide videos the excursion which is available after the tour on flash drive. Rain or shine our boats are covered and on cold days, hot chocolate. Hope to see you soon.
Important Information
Departure Point
821 SE US Hwy 19, Crystal River, FL 34429, USA
3h 30m
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
  • Use of equipment (mask, fins, snorkel gear and wet suit)
  • Beverages (hot chocolate wint)
  • Professional in water guide.
  • US Coast Guard certified captain.
  • Gratuities
  • Food and drinks.
  • Flash drive (available to purchase)
  • Five dollar marina parking fee.
  • Towel and swimsuit.
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • Wetsuits are available in all sizes from toddlers (2 years old and up) to adults up to 5X
  • Use of full 3mm wetsuits (for extra warmth), mask, fins and snorkel
  • Arrive at our center before your reserved tour time
  • Please have your swimsuit on underneath your clothes for a quicker check-in
  • Don’t forget your towel and a smile
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 15 travellers
Cancellation Policy
All sales are final and incur 100% cancellation penalties.
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Patty wrote a review 6 Aug.
North Myrtle Beach, South Carolina3 contributions
We were hesitate in taking a vacation this year and had already cancelled two trips. Thanks COVID-19! We decided to go for it and glad we did. Austin was great and knowledgeable of the area and found us Manatees! It was a great experience and we had plenty of time to take
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Date of experience: July 2020
Lori W wrote a review 1 Aug.
2 contributions
Tom was very knowledgeable about manatees and we were lucky to get to see 3 Manatees. All staff were very helpful. I would have liked to been able to snorkel at some of the other locations that had springs listed on description so it seemed like a really short trip. We found
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Date of experience: July 2020
BFK4567 wrote a review Jul. 2020
Orlando, Florida12 contributions
Cheerful , friendly staff. Great equipment and boat. As promised we got up close and personal with the manatee! Plenty of time to watch and take pics. Couldn’t have asked for more! Thank you Austin and Melissa!
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Date of experience: July 2020
Dan G wrote a review Jul. 2020
2 contributions
Mike andKham were both awesome. They found us some manatees and we got so close! Will definitely do it again.
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Date of experience: July 2020
KristyinFL wrote a review Feb. 2020
Panama City, Florida21 contributions7 helpful votes
Our group of approximately 70 middle schoolers and chaperones spent about an hour listening to a very informational presentation on manatees and then snorkeled with the manatees the next morning. We all had a wonderful time. The staff was professional, kind, and knowledgeable
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Date of experience: January 2020
About the operator

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By: American Pro Diving Center
Awesome Trip!
This is a great place.. the staff is helpful and full of knowledge. We saw 4 manatee's and had a great time.
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Tina C
Good guides, fun day
Some friends and I took an excursion with this company. I chose to SCUBA dive while they snorkeled. After a delayed
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Fantastic people with great knowledge
First off everybody at American pro dive Crystal River is Friendly And Very knowledgeable about diving, The instruc
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Took my grand-kids for the experience and they loved it and want to do it again. It was a beautiful calm day just
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Day trip
I dove the rainbow river. I had a great time. The river is beautiful and the wildlife was awesome. Seeing gars in t
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No social distancing and no masks
I was quite shocked to see no masks being worn in the store, then even more shocked to see social distancing wasn’t
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Manatee Mania
My trip to Crystal River to swim with the manateed was fantastic! This was one of the items on my bucket list and
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Fun & interactive
Everything was nice and clean covid sanitized. Boat was still pretty packed. Manatees were amazing friendly
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Definite Safety Concerns on the Rainbow River Dive Trip
Let me preface this by saying that I have been diving around the world with many different dive operators and am ve
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Amazing Tour, Will visit again.
We drove 3 1/2 hours for my husband’s birthday. The tour was amazing and we got to pet a Manatee. We will be back!!
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Never Disappoints
This is about my 7th time going out with these guys and I'm sure I'll use them again. Staff is always friendly and
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Fun Manatee Snorkeling and Scuba Diving with American Pro Diving Center
The staff at American Pro Diving Center are super friendly, knowledgeable and professional. I highly recommend the
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Diving Trip
Wonderful company. Would book with them over and over again. Best diving and beat group of guides. Manatee snorkeli
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Personal attention at its finest
Excellent advice from a professional dive shop and retail storefront operation to review alternatives for buoyancy
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Beware of Cancellation charges. Business unwilling to waive fee with rescheduling tour.
Beware about cancellation policy charges. They do not disclose this when you book over the phone. I scheduled a rai
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Key Details
  • American Pro Diving Center, Crystal River, and 4 more
  • Duration: 3h 30m
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