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GAEA Guides - Guided Kayak Nature Tours

Fort Myers, FL 33905
+1 239-694-5513
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Great way to enjoy a morning out.

My experience with Connie started before we arrived. She was pro-active in reaching out to share... read more

Reviewed 15 August 2017
Andy W
Boston, Massachusetts
via mobile
Fun and educational tour

This review is a little late in coming! We went on 2 of Connie's tours in May 2017 and had a... read more

Reviewed 6 July 2017
Denver, Colorado
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GAEA Guides - Guided Kayak Nature Tours leads tours on every waterway in SW Florida. All Tours are led by a Certified Florida Master Naturalist and include all equipment. Specialty tours: Manatee, Estuary, Bird Rookeries, River and Creek. See lots of wildlife and learn about the rare ecology of our Mangrove Forest. See many birds, dolphin and manatee.
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  • Terrible7%
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Fort Myers, FL 33905
+1 239-694-5513

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Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

My experience with Connie started before we arrived. She was pro-active in reaching out to share information after I had called and not left a message. She talked through the options available and I booked over the phone. On the day of our tour, we...More

Thank Andy W
Reviewed 6 July 2017 via mobile

This review is a little late in coming! We went on 2 of Connie's tours in May 2017 and had a wonderful time! She has good equipment and is very knowledgeable about birds and the mangroves and the area. Since we booked two tours we...More

Thank missmuffett18
Reviewed 24 April 2017

We did the estuary kayak tour with Connie as our guide. She began the experience by being coldly patronizing from minute one, and devolved to outright rudeness soon thereafter. We were six adults being spoken to like little children. Even getting past that, the tour...More

Thank Daniel A
Gaea G, Owner at GAEA Guides - Guided Kayak Nature Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 May 2017

This is Connie responding to this review. Hopefully I will be allowed to answer this properly and not limited by the length that is permitted. Right after the tour I made notes in my appointment book that states that this group of 6 people were...More

Reviewed 18 March 2017 via mobile

We kayaked Alligator Creek and had a lovely time. Connie is very knowledgeable and I appreciated her respect for the animals we saw, making sure we did not disturb them.

Thank lisel01
Gaea G, Owner at GAEA Guides - Guided Kayak Nature Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 20 March 2017

I am so glad that you enjoyed the tour and hope to see you on another tour. Connie

Reviewed 23 January 2017

We spent a three hour kayak tour with a most informative guide, Connie, giving us a comprehensive understanding of the estuary system surrounding the manatee habitat. The embellishments went beyond just the manatee's movements, and included information about the flora and fauna, aviary and reptile...More

Thank cranders2017
Reviewed 6 December 2016 via mobile

If you want something cool to do in Fort Myers, take a kayak tour & see the Manatee! These tours only operate in the winter months. I just took the first tour of the season & it was great! Connie was full of Manatee fun...More

Thank valatari
Reviewed 7 November 2016

Our family of four (all adults) went on the estuary tour (in kayaks). Connie was an excellent guide. She taught us many things and helped us identify many birds. We are avid birders and appreciated Connie's quick eye and her knowledge, which seemed right on...More

Thank Roalnd S
Reviewed 6 July 2016

Me and my family loved the tour. A great guide and so much to learn! Rain or shine - a great experience!

Thank Maja v
Reviewed 30 June 2016 via mobile

Our resort recommended GAEA Guides Kayaking. Connie offered a kayaking tour in the Caloosahatchee River estuary which perfectly met our schedule. As others described in their reviews Connie is knowledgeable and passionate about the environment, the foliage and the wildlife. She provides a running dialog...More

Thank Dave D
Reviewed 3 May 2016

My 14 year-old granddaughter and I did the estuary tour. Connie knows well the plants and animals and cares a lot about them. Her complete respect of them and their natural home was refreshing and is too often lacking in nature guides. We would have...More

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