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Sea Life Safari

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25 Causeway Blvd Slip 58, Clearwater, FL 33767-2044
+1 727-462-2628
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Great for wildlife enthusiasts and families!

My family and I had a great time on this cruise--my kids ages 9, 7 and 4 all enjoyed the ride, the... read more

Reviewed 7 November 2017
Mary O
An educational trip

We went on the boat trip and even though it was really hot the breeze on the boat made it bare... read more

Reviewed 28 July 2016
Jim V
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Join us aboard the Sea Life Safari for a 90-minute tip into our beautiful intracoastal waters. Look for dolphins, sea birds and other marine life as our staff narrates the scenic ride to a shell island. You'll be a part of the action as a certified Marine Biologist from the Clearwater Marine aquarium performs our net pull and passes around sea life before releasing them back to their natural habitat. A hands-on experience unlike any other cruise! Children and adults of all ages love this experience.
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25 Causeway Blvd Slip 58, Clearwater, FL 33767-2044
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Reviewed 7 November 2017

My family and I had a great time on this cruise--my kids ages 9, 7 and 4 all enjoyed the ride, the island and the wildlife we pulled up. The net pull was a really unique feature that's perfect for out-of-towners like ourselves to get...More

Thank Mary O
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Reviewed 28 July 2016 via mobile

We went on the boat trip and even though it was really hot the breeze on the boat made it bare able. The intern that led the trip was knowledgable about the bay wildlife. The disappointment was the shell island, one tree island, most of...More

Thank Jim V
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Reviewed 9 July 2016

We took this trip as part of our visit to Clearwater Marine Aquarium. It was a nice addition. A short boat ride with narration about the water and wildlife to a tiny shelling area. See the images for details.

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Reviewed 26 April 2016 via mobile

Loved this Safari!! It's as educational as it is fun.....and it didn't hurt that the Marine Life expert on board (Tyler) was quite a cutie 😉

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Reviewed 3 April 2016

My kids are 6 and 7 and loved going on this boat ride. We saw dolphins and the net pulled up lots of fun stuff. We loved that they passed around the starfish, puffer, catfish, urchin, etc. The island that we visited was very small,...More

2  Thank Michelle M
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Reviewed 27 December 2015

This sadly was a whole lot of nothing. The tour guide was knowledgeable and the staff were friendly but the island we went to was very sad. It was VERY small, full of crushed shells and had a lot of other boats. The only highlight...More

2  Thank Renae E
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Reviewed 6 November 2015

Clearwater Aquarium Sea Life Safari We made reservations 11/2/2015, paying and receiving confirmation on-line. The reservations were to take the Sea Life Safari cruise on 11/5/2015 at 12:30 pm. We arrived extremely early and were waiting in our vehicle when my wife decided to ask...More

3  Thank Bernard T
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Reviewed 15 August 2014

This was really nothing but a boat ride. We boarded at the marina and it was about an hour long trip. The sea life was just a few fish and the sand bar that they called a shell island was pointless. Maybe it would have...More

4  Thank jaf24
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StarLiteFlorida, Manager at Sea Life Safari, responded to this reviewResponded 23 September 2014

Thank you for your feedback. Unfortunately, we can't control the sea life as they are wild, which we do not at all try to hinder. Your feedback about the island has been passed along, but we hope that you will try the trip again in...More

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Reviewed 13 July 2014

I would highly recommend this trip for anyone with children. This 90 minute tour teaches children about the marine life in the Clearwater harbor area and is a fun sightseeing cruise. We have the marine biologist Brittany aboard who showed and told us all about...More

5  Thank Cheryl F
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StarLiteFlorida, Manager at Sea Life Safari, responded to this reviewResponded 21 July 2014

Cheryl, thank you for all of your wonderful photos... it looks like you had a great time! Your feedback is appreciated, and I will pass along your comments to Brittany and the rest of the on-board crew. See you again soon! :)

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Reviewed 10 July 2014

We say lots of wildlife, they even stop on a little island for to get some shells, my kids loved watching for dolphins and other wild life. The boat ride was very nice and smooth, no problems with waves.More

4  Thank RyanS1
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StarLiteFlorida, Manager at Sea Life Safari, responded to this reviewResponded 21 July 2014

Thank you for cruising with us! We are so glad that you and your family had a wonderful and relaxing time. If you have any photos to share, please feel free to do so on our Facebook or Instagram pages! (StarLite Cruises) Thanks again, and...More

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