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Fun 2 Dive Manatee Tours

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135 NE 3rd St, Crystal River, FL 34429-4129
+1 866-922-3483
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Wonderful experience

My husband and I chose Fun2Dive for a scalloping excursion and thoroughly enjoyed it. From the van... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Janette H
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Orlando, Florida
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Scalloping

We had so much fun last week we decided to bring my daughter and boy friend for a second week. We... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Gary H
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Fun 2 Dive Manatee Tours is a professional Manatee Eco-tour guide service that has been guiding snorkelers into the Crystal River National Wildlife refuge since 1995. We offer daily trips to swim and snorkel with the manatees in the beautiful Crystal River. Kayak and Paddle board rentals are also available. All gear is included in tour pricing, and all tours are semi private with 6-10 guests maximum per boat. This is a great adventure that is suitable for the whole family. Children 3 years old and up are welcome as long as they are comfortable in the water and are able to float quietly. Our tours are all-inclusive, no hidden fees, or additional charges for snorkeling gear rental, parking, etc. It's all included!. Picture packages are available on every tour. Thanks for looking!
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Hours Today: 6:30 am - 5:00 pm
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
LOCATION
135 NE 3rd St, Crystal River, FL 34429-4129
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

My husband and I chose Fun2Dive for a scalloping excursion and thoroughly enjoyed it. From the van driver to Captain Dallas, they were all truly wonderful. Dallas made sure we were informed & safe the entire time while out on the water. I highly recommend...More

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Reviewed 4 days ago

We had so much fun last week we decided to bring my daughter and boy friend for a second week. We caught our limit in scallops and Capt. Dallas is a great host.

Thank Gary H
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

My sister and I went on a kayaking tour with Seth to "the Chaz" . Not being from there it was a little trek away and so glad we had a guide to the 7, yes 7! Sister springs with the swing through crystal clear...More

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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I planned this trip as a suprise for my boys (husband & son). They had know idea what we were doing. They were pleasantly surprised because I've planned bogus trips in the past before. Capt Dallas was amazing. Great tour guide very personable and got...More

Thank Crystal L
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Megan and Leon provided our family tour and although in July its not so easy to find manatee's we found several and had a good and close encounter with these fantastic and gracious animals. After our encounter we also snorkled in a natural spring which...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a great time on our VIP tour for my 30th birthday. We ended up being the only two who booked the VIP for our time so it was V-VIP. Our VIP tour was on sale since it was summer. The weather was great...More

Thank Ashley O
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We got to swim with manatees, snorkel, visit Three Sister Springs with all necessities provided! Our Captain, Peter, and our Guide, Megan made the trip so amazing!!! We had a teenage girl with us and she had a BLAST! Megan was knowledgeable and fun! Peter...More

1  Thank Karissa H
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our 18 year old chose this activity for the family but we all enjoyed it. We paid the extra to have the small group guided experience which included a memory stick of photos taken by our guide Ryan. We were greeted, shown a video of...More

2  Thank Gill B
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We just got off the boat and I could not be more pleased with our experience. Katelyn and Hunter were both knowledgeable, friendly, professional, and engaging. We got some awesome interaction beyond our expectations! This is a must do and worth the drive!

Thank Stephanie M
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We have been on many tours over the years and have had some wonderful experiences including dolphin swims and stingray swims. After we finished this tour both my wife and daughter said “ok that is the coolest thing we have ever done”. Fun2dive was a...More

2  Thank Thomas L
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Susan S
13 June 2018|
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Response from Fun2DiveManatees | Property representative |
It’s always best to get out onto the refuge as early as possible. Beating the crowds of people out onto the water, beating the heat, getting out before the manatees have had much, if any, interaction for the day all help to... More
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muddimers
9 May 2018|
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Response from Fun2DiveManatees | Property representative |
Hello, The water temperature remains a constant 72 degrees year round since Kings Bay is a spring fed fresh water bay.
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Susan S
22 March 2018|
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Response from Fun2DiveManatees | Property representative |
Yes, we have manatees in Crystal River all year long, and tours are conducted daily, year round. July is one of the busiest months of the year for tourism in Crystal River, lots of people come here to swim with Manatees in... More
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