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Guided Kayaking Tours, Discover Sarasota's natural beauty, along with its unique wildlife and habitat. Both residents and visitors appreciate exploring the beautiful exotic mangrove tunnels and Little Sarasota Bay. This tour is a favorite for all...more
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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190 Taft Dr, Lido Key, Sarasota, FL 34236
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All reviews mangrove tunnels guide mark lido key great guide fun morning eco tour jumping fish excellent tour local birds two hours a lot of fun marine life saw dolphins clams self guided tour chris paddling
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Had a great time kayaking with my teen granddaughter around Lido and Bird Keys, and through the mangrove tunnels. Our guide Tara was super sweet and showed us lots of fascinating wildlife!

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank BethA750
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We rented 4 tandem kayaks and explored both the waters by the houses and around an island where dolphins and manatees could be spotted, as well as kayaking through the mangrove tunnels and stopping on a small beach. We had great views of pelicans and...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank CC94
Reviewed 4 days ago

My wife and I were first time kayakers and the tour guide was so good that by the end of the tour you would have thought we were expert kayakers.

Date of experience: March 2019
1  Thank joesmith7
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were unsure until the evening before if we could have time to do a kayaking Mangrove Tunnel tour, so we booked late the night before. Our guide, Mark at ikayaksarasota was amazing, funny, family friendly, informative in Sarasota history and about the environment. He...More

Date of experience: March 2019
1  Thank Avh455
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It was super fun; we saw dolphins, cormorans, and mangroves. It was great. Sky was a good tour guide. We would go again.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank smp008
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Excellent tour. Beautiful scenery. A great way to see the natural beauty of Sarasota. The tour guides are excellent. Great time for even those that haven't been on a kayak before

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Jack R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A friend and I went on this trip recently. The tour started an hour late as the guide had decided to wait for four people who were coming late. l6 people who arrived on time were forced to wait for 4 who were late. It...More

Date of experience: March 2019
5  Thank claire w
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Richard was very knowledgeable and led us on a memorable tour through the Mangrove tunnels. He would break from time to time to allow people to rest and to share information about the area and wildlife.

Date of experience: March 2019
1  Thank Lori H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We tried this for the first time! It was so fun! Also easier than it looks! The guide gave us a quick lesson and explained where we should go. We also got a water proof map to take along with us. I definitely recommend!

Thank 938reenaw
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Guide was very helpful and knowledgeable. Would highly recommend. Only downfall was the time of year we did not see any manatees or Dolphins.

Date of experience: March 2019
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jrose103
4 April 2016|
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Response from Bob N | Property representative |
Yes we have tandem kayaks , thank you
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anghaws
21 March 2016|
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Response from Bob N | Property representative |
Hello, We love first timers,please select a guided tour 10AM AND 1:30 PM
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fionaqc
16 December 2015|
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Sorry Sarasota County will not allow dog anymore at the park thanks bob
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