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About Manatee Tour and Dive
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Hours Today: 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Crystal River, FL
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Reviewed 3 days ago

This was an amazing experience and was the highlight of my Orlando vacation. Crystal Springs is a quaint beautiful area, very calm and peaceful. Very relaxing. Chris and Bill were really polite and friendly. They were very knowledgeable about manatees and helped us along the...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank amk474
Reviewed 3 days ago

This tour company is exceptional. As the water in Great Bay begins to warm, many to the Manatees travel towards the sea to find more abundant food and that was the case during our tour on February 6th. There were still a few around, just...More

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Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Briggs F
Reviewed 4 days ago

We booked this tour in advance, looking for a day with cold temperatures as recommended by our friends who have done this before. After we got to Crystal River, the weather forecast changed for the warmer. We were staying here all week, so I called...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Alan B
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We were strongly looking forward to this experience - acording to reviews and videos in the webpages it should have been amazing swiming in clean water with many manatees. In reality, during our two hours ride, we saw two of them. First our we were...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Jakub C
Reviewed 5 days ago

Captain Charlie and guide Brian were amazing and knew a lot. It was a wonderful experience. Thank you!!

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Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Captain Bill and Chris were terrific! We came to town on a bad day (warm for a couple weeks and a storm coming in so windy) and they did everything to make sure everyone on board got to see a manatee up close. They were...More

Thank itsfinethhtr
Reviewed 6 days ago

Totally amazing from start to finish!! We went on a very cool day (48 degrees) and there were over 100 manatees in the river!! All the staff was super super friendly and knowledgeable and truly cared for the manatees! I have recommended this tour to...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Martha S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Captain Brian was great sharing information regarding the manatees and their habitat and the rules regarding snorkeling around them. Our guide Hunter was very helpful about pointing out manatees to observe. It was an overall great experience. There were 3 of us, all adults, and...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Dawn P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This was a wonderful experience. We went on a cooler day which resulted in seeing LOTS of manatees. It was so peaceful. Friendly staff made sure that you had the best experience possible!

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Carrie D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Absolutely a "forever" memory. Shout out to Bill for letting us arrive a bit late and still get on board as opposed to having to reschedule, which would have been a shame having been minutes away from the facility (traffic on the nearby main road...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Response from Lucinda M | Reviewed this property |
Yes, there were two pontoon boats that went out and they were both covered.
1 July 2018|
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Response from debstg2016 | Reviewed this property |
I did not feel rushed and the tour actually lasted longer than scheduled. The guides are really knowledgeable about the area so we were taken to all sorts of books and crannies.
25 January 2018|
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To be honest I don’t recall seeing any