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Tidewater Tours

#4 Dock Street, Cedar Key City Marina, Cedar Key, FL 32625-4742
+1 352-543-9523
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Nice enough, the boat comfortable. Tour info and history interesting but I would have preferred... read more

Reviewed 10 April 2017
Ocala, Florida
via mobile
A must do!

We took the 11:00 tour with Captain Doug and it was amazing! Our captain was very knowledgeable of... read more

Reviewed 2 April 2017
Grove City, Ohio
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We offer Tours and Rentals that will meet all your boating needs in Cedar Key. USCG inspected vessels to carry more than six passengers. Airboat Rides in the tidal marsh. Suwannee River trips that contrast the salt water habitat to the fresh water. Birding tours that identify all the varieties of species. Island Tours are offered daily to share the Cedar Key Wildlife Refuge barrier islands and history of the area. Come join us for a relaxing and educational boat tour.
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#4 Dock Street, Cedar Key City Marina, Cedar Key, FL 32625-4742
+1 352-543-9523
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Reviewed 10 April 2017

Nice enough, the boat comfortable. Tour info and history interesting but I would have preferred more nature info. All in all a very enjoyable boat ride

Thank coralreefer17
Reviewed 2 April 2017 via mobile

We took the 11:00 tour with Captain Doug and it was amazing! Our captain was very knowledgeable of the area, answered our questions and was very pleasant. Our trip was about 2 hours, but it really seemed like we were only out a few minutes....More

Thank OhioPamela
Reviewed 29 March 2017

The owners are FABULOUS tour guides. Not only did we have a great sunset cruise but we learned so much about the history and nature of the area. If we go back, I'd love to to their coastal birding tour or Suwanee River tour. You...More

Thank Janna64
Reviewed 22 March 2017

We had Capt. Doug who was extremely knowledgeable about the history, marine and birdlife culture of Cedar Key from the 1860's onward to present day. Fortunate to have a perfect day of sun and fairly light breezes. The highlight of the tour was the dolphin...More

Thank PWS48
Reviewed 18 March 2017

We decided to brave the cold and go on the island tour with Tidewater Tours will in Cedar Key. Connie was so pleasant to deal with, and her husband and the captain did a great job of leading us around the outer islands of Cedar...More

1  Thank pigskingal
Reviewed 17 March 2017 via mobile

This was nice and relaxing. We listen to the history of Cedar Key and had a romantic sunset. My favorite part was seeing all of the Dolphins.

Thank Mrbald75
Reviewed 10 March 2017

Capt. Mike and Connie were great hosts. We learned so much about the area, history and wildlife. Cedar key is a quiet corner of the world compared with most of Florida in the winter months. It was pretty windy the day we went out but...More

Thank philkeeling1
Reviewed 3 March 2017

My wife researched tours to take while we were on a short vacation trip in the Crystal River, Fla. area. We are lovers of Lighthouses and she found this tour not too far, about an hour drive, from where we'd be staying. We booked an...More

Thank Marty W
Reviewed 15 February 2017

I learned more about Cedar Key from Connie while on this 2 hour boat tour....Finding out about the Cotton Mouth Snakes on one of the islands did not thrill me....The light house would have been an interesting trip but not with the prospect of meeting...More

Thank Robert V
Reviewed 7 February 2017

Connie and Mike were perfect hosts/guides of the Cedar Key area and islands. Connie really knows the history and shares it in such a way that makes it entertaining and educational at the same time. Connie and Mike's interaction with each other was fun (they...More

Thank Cindy C
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24 August 2017|
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Response from Carolyn E | Reviewed this property |
To be safe, you'll want to make a reservation. It would be a shame if you were to show up and all of the seats were taken. I called at 9 am to book 2 seats for the afternoon tour on the same day and there were only 4 seats... More
5 March 2017|
Response from ladyluck523 | Reviewed this property |
On their website it says they have 2 tours daily for $26 per person. One is at 11am and one is at 2pm but call ahead. Their tours are dependant on tides, weather, number of passengers and what boat is available. Check their... More
13 November 2016|
Response from tidewatertours | Property representative |
Yes ma'am. Monday for sure, I need to make sure Doug is still on for Tuesday. We will close Wednesday thru Friday for the holiday. Thanks!

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