EXPLORE REAL FLORIDA!
Spend your summer the right way… enjoying salty dives and sweet memories!
Citrus County, also known as the Nature Coast, has provided locals and tourists alike with some of the most fertile grass beds for recreational scallop harvest every year and has rightfully earned its designation as the #1 scalloping spot on Florida’s coastline!
Let Explorida serve you the most authentic Florida experience yet! Hop aboard our USCG–certified vessel and join your captain on this scenic scallop charter trip from Crystal River, FL, to the Gulf of Mexico!!
In addition to your master captain, you will be paired with an expert in-water guide who will be there to assist every step of the way, for no additional cost. Your guide will scallop along with you to contribute to your haul and help you get as close to limit as possible! At Explorida, we are dedicated to going above and beyond… so your captain and guide will even shuck your scallops for you!
SCALLOP IN STYLE!
OUR SCALLOP BOAT IS EXTRA COMFORTABLE AND CAN ACCOMMODATE GROUPS WITH UP TO 14 PASSENGERS!
That’s right—our scallop boat is one of the only in the area that is certified by the United States Coast Guard to safely carry more than six passengers on scallop charter trips out of Crystal River, FL. Our single boat can accommodate up to 14 passengers making it a great fit for the whole family!
Round up the scallop squad and ride in comfort under the full shade of our double bimini top, and enjoy the views from our back to back bench seating. This boat ranks in the top of its kind for comfort. More friends means MORE FUN! Don’t Miss out! Book your tour now!
WHAT’S INCLUDED ?
- Fishing License For All
- Mask, Snorkel, Fins
- Scallop Bags
- Coolers with Ice
- Bottled Water
- USCG Master Captain
- In Water Guide/ Scalloper
WHAT TO BRING ?
- Soft Sided Coolers/Insulated Bags
- Lunch, Snacks, Soda/Juice
- Sunscreen (No Aerosol, Please)
- Offered July 1- September 24
- 5 Hours from Start to Finish
- Level 2/3 Snorkeling Experience
- Requires diving depths of 5-8 Feet
- Maximum Capacity is 14 people
CRAVING MORE ADVENTURE?
CHECK OUT THESE COMBO TOURS FOR A FULL DAY OF FUN!
Experience EPIC ADVENTURE
Join Explorida to experience the best that Crystal River has to offer on this all inclusive manatee swim and scallop snorkel tour!
On this combo tour, you will first join your captain and in-water guide on our USCG Certified vessel in the federally protected waters of the Crystal River National Wildlife Refuge where you will come face to face with the Florida manatee. After a couple hours with our locals, you will then head down river and out to explore the seagrass beds in the Gulf of Mexico at the Scallop Grounds where you will finish off your tour scooping scallops!
Get the most bang for your buck on this 2 in 1 all inclusive snorkel excursion! This 8 hour charter includes all the gear you need to enjoy a full day of fun in the sun.
immerse yourself in real florida fun!
Explore the best of BOTH underwater worlds with this all inclusive Scallop Snorkel and Spring Swim!
Enjoy a full day of sun and fun on this all inclusive scalloping charter and spring swim. You will first join your USCG master captain and in water guide to embark on your journey through the Crystal River to the Gulf of Mexico where you will make way to the scallop grounds. Here you will spend the most of your charter snorkeling the lush grass flats and scooping scallops. Once you have scored your share, you will head back to the crystal blue waters of the Kings Bay to rinse off the salt and explore our world famous springs!!