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Majestic Manatee Tours - Day Tours

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Scallop trip 2018 - absolutely great.

Had a great day on the water. My granddaughters birthday and this was all she wanted. It was a... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
JoAnnC1032
Great tour!

We had a great time on our manatee tour. My children 8 and 10 will remember it forever! The water... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Anna H
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We provide manatee tours, Sunset Cruises, Eco-Tours, and Scalloping Trips.
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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565 NW 1st Ave, Crystal River, FL 34428-4001
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had a great day on the water. My granddaughters birthday and this was all she wanted. It was a great day. Captain Colin was awesome. He was knowledgeable of the area and the different animals we could see. Thinking of coming for a manatee tour...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had a great time on our manatee tour. My children 8 and 10 will remember it forever! The water was refreshing and our guides were very knowledgeable.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The trip and the scalloping was great. Captain Colin was very friendly and informative.We have been out with this company at least three times before. The staff has always helped us open and clean the scallops (or more accurately said we helped them.). This time...More

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Reviewed 26 July 2018

My family was keen to see Manatees on our Florida holiday and Majestic had great reviews. I rang and spoke to Captain Colin (who was a lot younger than I thought!). He was extremely honest and helpful on the phone. He explained that due to...More

1  Thank lenfunk2
Reviewed 11 July 2018

We loved our time out on the water with Casey and Bonny. We have lived in Florida for 3 years and this was the best trip we have been on yet. Casey and Bonney are very easy going, thoughtful and helpful. You couldn't ask for...More

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Reviewed 9 July 2018 via mobile

This tour was amazing!!! We booked for June 29, our 5th wedding anniversary. We knew there may not be manatees in the bay, but low and behold, there were! Captain Colin and Tour Guide McKale knew exactly where the manatees were and gently guided the...More

Thank RosemaryJ46
Reviewed 6 July 2018 via mobile

We did an all day scalloping trip with Colin. Well planned out and willing to adjust locations to ensure we had a great harvest. He arranged to have someone waiting at the dock to clean the scallops while we took a short cruise to the...More

Thank jimremington
Reviewed 1 May 2018

Had a very nice trip with Capt. Colin last Wednesday to tour Crystal River upper bay. Saw several mother manatees with their offspring and at end of tour saw a dozen or so large tarpon close to dock, with several over 150lbs. Colin is friendly,...More

Thank EricBiz
Reviewed 29 April 2018

Awesome kayaking experience! Super fun, friendly staff, and great service. We were even given the kayaks for a much longer period of time than we had booked. Drop off service to our lodge. So convenient and a great price. Thank you!

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Thank Jessica K
Reviewed 24 April 2018 via mobile

This was a spectacular experience. Even though it was late in the season to find manatees our guides quickly located several areas, one of which had a young one nursing his mother. The crew was so helpful and informative.

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Ann T
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We had a blast on our trip, and can not recommend them enough. Reservations can and should be made through the web site for 1/2 and full days trips. We booked a half day and were able to schedule a departure time between 7... More
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