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Aquavision Manatee Tours

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506 NW 1st Ave, Crystal River, FL 34428-4002
+1 352-613-1982
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Sweetest Captain we’ve ever met!

We were staying at Kings Bay Lodge and Capt White taught all the kids and an adult how to snorkel... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Jennifer C
via mobile
The Best

Capt'n Wayne is knowledgeable, fun and the nicest guide. Our tour was outstanding. We came back the... read more

Reviewed 17 May 2018
be649
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New York City, New York
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Experience up close encounters with the manatees of Crystal River, and take home memories of your adventure that will last a lifetime, with a professional underwater photographer filming all of your manatee encounters onto an HD DVD. Don't trust your once in a lifetime experience to just anyone, come see what's under Captain White's boat in the Crystal River.
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“captain white” (9 reviews)
“captain wayne” (38 reviews)
“private tour” (10 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
LOCATION
506 NW 1st Ave, Crystal River, FL 34428-4002
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+1 352-613-1982
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were staying at Kings Bay Lodge and Capt White taught all the kids and an adult how to snorkel in the spring fed pool! We will be booking with him soon!

Thank Jennifer C
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Reviewed 17 May 2018

Capt'n Wayne is knowledgeable, fun and the nicest guide. Our tour was outstanding. We came back the next day:) Highly recommend!

Thank be649
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Reviewed 29 April 2018 via mobile

Captain Wayne delivered a truly magical experience my wife and I will never forget. His passion and knowledge of the Manatee and their habitat is inspiring. You will have an amazing time!

Thank Cameron M
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Reviewed 28 April 2018

Captain White is incredible! My husband and I went at the very end of March, and had a wonderful experience. We saw tons of manatees, and Captain White made sure we got a perfect private experience even though there were lots of people due to...More

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Reviewed 25 April 2018 via mobile

My wife and I went out with Capt. White today. Had a terrific time. Had 3 Manatees all to ourselves for the best part of an hour. Would recommend this trip to anybody. Capt. White is knowledgeable and attentive. Can not say enough. Just DO...More

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Reviewed 11 February 2018 via mobile

Captain Wayne came highly recommended at the place where I stayed. The weather turned warm a few days before we got to town which meant the manatee were on the move looking for food. The captain worked hard to make sure we had the experience...More

Thank Kristin O
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Reviewed 1 February 2018

Private tour with Captain White who has a knowledge and respect of the manatees that is superior making this experience one to not miss - deeply spiritual and soul soothing with these majestic and loving creatures. Just BEING with them brought me to a higher...More

1  Thank Janet S
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Reviewed 24 December 2017

We snorkelled with manatee, with Captain Wayne and his wife Linda (the manatee whisperer) recently. They were amazing, took us up close and personal with a number of manatee and were fantastic. My kids loved the experience with Captain Wayne and Linda, as much as...More

2  Thank OntarioFloridabound
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Reviewed 14 November 2017

We had a great time on this tour. Linda was a fabulous in water guide and Captain White was knowledgeable about all things Manatee. They were the perfect tour giudes for us! Highly recommend!

1  Thank Anna S
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Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

From the moment my children and I sat on the couch for the manatee manners video until we stepped off the boat, Captain White made sure our manatee experience was something we would cherish for years to come. My daughter, son and I were the...More

Thank Alexa K
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Susie L
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Response from Alexa K | Reviewed this property |
You need to call Captain Wayne to determine price. The good thing is you don’t pay until you arrive. Cash or check only. You are using swim noodles to keep you afloat. Most of the tour takes place in channels, about 6-9... More
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Bmack921
19 June 2015|
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Response from Janet M | Reviewed this property |
Ditto to the above! It will be a wonderful day! Captain White is the very best! He is personable, extremely patient and knowledgeable! I can hardly wait to go again! His love for the Manatees is contagious!
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24 January 2015|
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Response from mommacatt | Reviewed this property |
We were staying in Cedar Key when we did the manatee tour and returned to our lodging there, so don't have any suggestions where you could go to wash up or any ideas for that evening. From your description, you won't be... More
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