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Backwater Adventure

#9 of 85 Tours in Marco Island Features Animals
3200 San Marco Rd, Maureen Moran Marina, Marco Island, FL 34145
+1 239-877-4531
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Beautiful nature experience!

My husband and I were in Marco Island for our 23rd wedding anniversary and he booked this tour... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
SealionEyeVet
Fun afternoon on the water

My wife and I spent the afternoon with Jason touring the 10,000 islands area on the CraigCats and... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
lylaandlucyaremydogs
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Backwater Adventure is the newest and coolest way to explore the 10,000 islands. Drive your own 2 seat catamaran. Your guide will take you on an amazing adventure winding through the mangroves at speeds up to 30 MPH! With a short stop on a private island to do some shelling or swimming.
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  • Very good6%
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“craig cat” (19 reviews)
“person boat” (6 reviews)
“two seater” (6 reviews)
LOCATION
3200 San Marco Rd, Maureen Moran Marina, Marco Island, FL 34145
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+1 239-877-4531

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Reviewed 2 days ago

My husband and I were in Marco Island for our 23rd wedding anniversary and he booked this tour. Unfortunately, on the day we were scheduled to go out, as we made our way out on the tour, it poured and thundered in a scary way!...More

Thank SealionEyeVet
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My wife and I spent the afternoon with Jason touring the 10,000 islands area on the CraigCats and it was awfully fun. We were looking for something fun to do and this was a great way to get into parts of the area that would...More

Thank lylaandlucyaremydogs
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We loved this adventure! What a fun way to be out on the water without the responsibility of driving a bigger boat or having to charter a ride. The boats are quite stable in the water (better than jet skis and less vibration) and easy...More

Thank moresanibel
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A must do!!! By the end of the tour everyone wants a jet boat lol. Dolphins swam right up to our boat and they were jumping too. Beautiful scenic tour. We did 9am-12 for a cooler day.

Thank joedonna22
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We loved the adventure, easy to learn and fun to drive! Captain was great with the knowledge of the area.

Thank Greg T
Reviewed 26 May 2017

This tour is all about the boats!! If you don't want to get wet from your head to your toes, this may not be the tour for you!! But, if you want to have a blast going fast (20-30 mph, I think) and getting sprayed,...More

Thank Tpuppy627
Reviewed 17 May 2017 via mobile

If you are in the Marco Island area you have to experience a Craig Cat. Our guide "Scott" was simply great. Very knowledge of the area and all the creatures that reside there . Great way to see a small piece of the 10,000 Islands....More

1  Thank deepocean0000
Reviewed 16 May 2017 via mobile

This was the first time we had ever seen these tiny boats. We were excited to try driving them. My husband drove the fist half of the trip and I drove the second half. After a little practice we got the hang of driving them----really...More

Thank caleb356
Reviewed 15 May 2017

Had a great time with Scott as our guide. Unfortunately the manatee were hiding from us but he found lots of dolphins for us. And driving the Craigcat was a total blast. We would do this again in a heartbeat. Worth the money. The stop...More

Thank Sharon C
Reviewed 13 May 2017

On a recent vacation to Marco Island, a friend and I decided to do the "Backwater Adventure". On this excursion, you drive your own two person Craig Cat compact boat ( a small, two seater boat on what look like big water ski's). Once you...More

2  Thank luvsdogsandcats
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Leonardo G
27 May 2016|
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Response from Pierce F | Reviewed this property |
Yes, per person. Well worth it in my opinion :)
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Beth D
7 July 2015|
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Response from Douglas B | Property representative |
You can check out everything at our web site the price is $135 per person
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