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Snorkel With The Manatees

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Address: 10460 W New York St, Homosassa, FL 34448
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Sun - Sat 08:00 - 17:00
Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
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We are pleased to anounce our Brand New Check in location and gift shop. Please update your GPS for our new address. Our prices are the best in Citrus County, visit our website and compare. We are located on the West Coast of Florida , just minutes from the Homosassa State Wildlife Park. A short drive from Kissimmee Fl (Orlando) and Tampa Bay/Clear Water area. We offer one of the coolest wildlife encounters, "To Snorkel With Manatees". Our guides are friendly and very helpful with over 17 years of guiding families to interact with manatees.

We offer many different Eco and Dolphin Tours that are just perfect for a day of fun in the sun. Book your Manatee Tour with our friendly staff and professional guides on our limited seating boats, we only allow 6 passengers on our River Boats, this gives you more time and room to enjoy your excursion.

We look forward to meeting you and your families

Captain Gene

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Great adventure on 4-24-2017

Colby was our captain and provided us with a great experience. He was very knowledgeable and helpful. We spotted several Manatees and swam for a long time with a group of 4.

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Kokomo, Indiana
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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Colby was our captain and provided us with a great experience. He was very knowledgeable and helpful. We spotted several Manatees and swam for a long time with a group of 4.

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Boca Raton, Florida
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Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

The trip was amazing! We swam with 2 manatees and it was great :) Captain Colby was especially friendly and very knowledgeable

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Aldermaston Wharf, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

While April is not the greatest time to be seeing manatees, coach chris worked really hard to make sure we found a manatee to swim with. He was amusing and friendly making a great family friendly trip.

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Kenosha, Wisconsin
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Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

Had a great time all the staff and captains are friendly and helpful. Our captain Ron was very knowledgeable about everything. We spotted at least six manatees. Floating and having these large animals go under you was just amazing. This is a must do you will not be disappointed.

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We enjoyed our trip a lot. It was a thrilling experience to get up close with manatees... Our guide Captain Colby was very friendly and gave a lot of interesting information about manatees and the area.

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Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My sons/I were able to see manatees, eagles, osprey, monkey's (yes, monkey's) and dolphins. Easy to register online, responsive front/back office staff. Captain Colby (though an NHL Peguins fan) was very knowledgeable about the wildlife in the area. He answered all of my boys' questions (they had many). We followed a dolphin for about an hour as it played around... More 

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Bethlehem, Pennsylvania
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a great time in our manatee adventure. Although it was the off season, our captain went out of his way to make sure we saw some manatees. There are only 6 people to a boat so it never felt crowded or too touristy. We will definitely go again in the high season! Also, when you leave to dock... More 

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Copenhagen, Denmark
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a very nice time with Captain Colby at the boat. He was very skilled and told us a lot of Manatees and the other animals that we could see on the trip. The snorkeling part was an amazing experience. We did see both sleeping Manatees and Manatees that was swimming around the low water in the river (between... More 

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Sebring, Florida
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Greg was our Captain and he was great. Very professional and informative. We had a great time and will probably do again. Thanks

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Macon, Georgia
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Our tour was great. Captain Colby was awesome, he was able to answer all of our questions and he made the tour a lot of fun. We did see a few manatees including a calf. It was definitely a great tour.

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