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Loved the manatees! Nice service

We were a group of two parents, a 7 1/2 year old daughter and a nearly 12 year old son, with our... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
nlmama
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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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Excellent tour!!!

We had a FABULOUS time on our manatee tour. We were able to find them right away and got right in... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Jessica D
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Family Adventure Charters specializes in Private Manatee Tours, Fishing Tours, Dolphin Tours, Kayak Rentals Eco Tours. Family Adventure Charters can accommodate large groups for specialized tours. Reservations recommended, but not required. Walk-ins...more
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Hours Today: 6:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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1 SW 1st Pl, Pete's Pier & Marina, Crystal River, FL 34429-4607
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+1 352-445-5489
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

My family of 6, including a 6 year old and 4 year old, booked our manatee tour with this company. We were pleased that we ended up with a private tour, captained by Steve. Steve was a bit high strung and appeared anxious to find...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were a group of two parents, a 7 1/2 year old daughter and a nearly 12 year old son, with our brother in law. We’re all very good swimmers and love the water. We’d never seen a manatee in person, and we were thrilled...More

Thank nlmama
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a FABULOUS time on our manatee tour. We were able to find them right away and got right in to float with them. What an awesome experience! Our tour guide (Travis I believe) was very friendly and fun! Would absolutely go again if...More

Thank Jessica D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We live in Florida and had heard from friends scalloping was a good time. This is a complete understatement! We headed out early on a sciff boat 3-4 miles offshore which, the trip ranged from no wake zones to 25 miles an hour. It took...More

Thank kathrynfudge
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Family of four . We went in the morning in July . We were swimming with manatees With in ten minutes of leaving the dock. Capt Travis knew some great spots to take us and it was just a great time . I would highly...More

Thank Vadercon
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Me and my family had a great time captain Tim and captain Steve were very knowledgeable. And captain Steve did everything he could to get us in the water with a manatee! And it was so much fun and a wonderful experience!

Thank Kelly P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a great time kayaking the springs. Family adventure provided kayaks and directions as planned with no issues. We did not use a guide, just got oriented and used the map to tool around for 3 hours. The 12 year old got tired in...More

Thank ALHG
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My family of 5 and I had a blast with captain Tim and captain Travis. I am a little bit of a nature buff, so I was thrilled by the crystal clear bay and local animals (not to mention lots of manatees!). The Captains were...More

Thank ethanndixon
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Captain Steve and Dennis were AMAZING!They were very knowledgeable about where the Manatees were swimming. When we found the Manatees they were respectful to the Manatees and the area where the Manatees inhabit. Would highly recommend this experience.

Thank Katrina A
Reviewed 27 May 2018

First off, what an incredible experience! Captain Tim and Captain Dennis are both so kind, knowledgeable, and entertaining! What I loved about this tour is that they were extremely concerned with protecting the manatees and made sure to respect them and their environment. What I...More

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Una N
18 March 2017|
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Response from Family_Charters | Property representative |
I tell every one as soon as you know what day and time,I would go ahead and make a reservation. Thanks Capt.Tim
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Alisa G
23 February 2017|
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Response from Family_Charters | Property representative |
Hello Alisa, I always do recommend the early morning,(7:30 AM).Thanks Capt.Tim
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Mommytraveler1022
28 August 2016|
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Response from ScubaSik | Reviewed this property |
No. As far as we know all ages welcome, but it is snorkeling so they should know how to swim. They should also be mature and be able to follow directions. It is an absolutely amazing experience and everyone should be able... More
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