Join us to embark on one of the most memorable experiences of a lifetime. Get up close and personal with the Florida manatee on this 3 hour swim tour in the federally protected waters of the Crystal River National Wildlife Refuge. Hop aboard our US Coast Guard certified vessel where you will join your Master Captain to embark on your journey into the Kings Bay refuge waters. You will be paired with one of our expert in-water guides who will be with you every step of the way to assit in making your manatee enounter safe and memorable. Your in-water guide will also serve as your professional photographer to capture your memories on film, and those photos will be available for purchase upon arrival back to our facility. For this tour, all required gear is included at no additional charge. Citrus County is revered as the manatee capital of the world, and swimming with manatees is a privelage that is uniquely ours. Dont miss this chance to get up close and personal with Crystal River's very own gentle giants and take home memories that will last forever. Book your tour today!!!
Manatee swim tours are done daily, as Crystal River is host to the largest population of manatee in the United States. We are lucky to have a resident population of manatees year round, but because this is a wildlife encounter, conditions can be very different from day to day. We always recommend the earliest scheduled tour for the most ideal conditions. Please familiarize yourself with seasonal conditions before booking your tour. If you have any questions, feel free to call us anytime. Short notice or next day reservations may not be available to book online, so feel free to call for next day availability.
Discover wild adventure and quench your thirst for salty air on our Salt River Dolphin Quest! Cherished for its undisturbed islands and mangrove forests, the Salt River serves up an abundance of wildlife, an impressive variety of native & migratory birds, and our very own population of bottlenosed dolphin that frequently frolic the Nature Coast!!
Gather the crew and join us for your daily dose of serenity on our private sunset sail! This tour is the picture perfect ending to any day as we watch the sun set and the moon rise over Kings Bay Wildlife Refuge. Keep your eyes on the beauty of the setting sun, but be on the lookout for the impressive variety of wildlife that call our refuge "home.
Let the early bird get the worm while you get the best of Florida on this sunset snorkel. Not only do you get the chance to swim with the Florida manatee, you get to do it amidst a famous Florida sunset! This tour is offered seasonally, November 15th to March 31st when manatees are most plentiful in our bay.