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Majestic Manatee Tours - Day Tours

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Majestic Manatee Tours - Day Tours
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“captain cindi”(27 reviews)
“manatee tour”(36 reviews)
We provide manatee tours, Sunset Cruises, Eco-Tours, and Scalloping Trips.
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
565 NW 1st Ave, Crystal River, FL 34428-4001
+1 352-795-8687
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

My wife had heart issues and as much as we looked forward to the trip we called to cancel the day before. We we charged full price PLUS additional fees. Another company just around the corner called birds underwater told us they would have refunded...More

Thank Pat H
Reviewed 3 days ago

Spent time educating us on the Bay and surrounding springs followed by the coolest experience with the main attraction: Manatee’s!!!Thanks so much!

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Reviewed 1 week ago

A good way for non-snorkeling/kayaking visitors to see the Crystal River area. We were still able to see manatees ,dolphin and a variety of the bird life with very helpful explanations. About 1/1.25 hr long is enough at a gentle pace to maximise the pleasure....More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Rented single kayaks for a two hour slot to see the Manatees and the Springs. Captain Colin was very friendly and professional. We saw quite a few manatees but the boat tours kept interfering with our viewing so we had to move over constantly for...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went on a Manatee tour with Capt Colin and our swim guide Mikayle. I highly recommend this guide service. Fun, knowledgeable and laid back. Really took their time explaining the area, migration patterns of the manatee and let us explore/swim some of the springs. Great...More

Thank Jeremy H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Beyond friendly and convenient!!! We wanted to rent some kayaks and explore on our own. Capt. Colin delivered the kayaks directly to us at Kings Bay Lodge so we could launch right of the dock there and come and go as we pleased. Very reasonable...More

Thank Ann D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Recommended by our Motel, Kings Bay Lodge we phoned up late in the afternoon. Captain Colin picked up the phone and he was very flexible in arranging a tour for early next morning. Captain Colin and Mikayle as the leading swimmer, teached us a lot...More

Thank GoodmansGin
Reviewed 4 September 2018

Had a great day on the water. My granddaughters birthday and this was all she wanted. It was a great day. Captain Colin was awesome. He was knowledgeable of the area and the different animals we could see. Thinking of coming for a manatee tour...More

Thank JoAnnC1032
Reviewed 22 August 2018 via mobile

We had a great time on our manatee tour. My children 8 and 10 will remember it forever! The water was refreshing and our guides were very knowledgeable.

Thank Anna H
Reviewed 18 August 2018

The trip and the scalloping was great. Captain Colin was very friendly and informative.We have been out with this company at least three times before. The staff has always helped us open and clean the scallops (or more accurately said we helped them.). This time...More

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Ann T
23 February 2015|
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We had a blast on our trip, and can not recommend them enough. Reservations can and should be made through the web site for 1/2 and full days trips. We booked a half day and were able to schedule a departure time between 7... More