We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Almost Heaven Kayak Adventures

Features Animals
Review Highlights
Awesome tour!!

Had a great tour today, it is a great place to kayak and you get enough time to see everything with... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Niels K
via mobile
Kayak trip with Phil with Almost Heaven Kayak Adventure through the Mangroves on Lido Key on Sat., Sept. 1, 2018

We had an excellent adventure on Lido Key with Phil at Almost Heaven Kayak Adventures! This is our... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Crofton, Maryland
Read all 797 reviews
All photos (322)
Full view
Certificate of Excellence
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent92%
  • Very good5%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“mangrove tunnels”(199 reviews)
“kayak tour”(76 reviews)
“lido key”(44 reviews)
Kayaking eco tours and rentals
100 Taft Street, Sarasota, FL 34236
+1 941-504-6296
Reviews (797)
Filter reviews
794 results
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
More languages
Show reviews that mention
All reviewsmangrove tunnelskayak tourlido keyguide philopen watergreat guidesea cucumbersclamswould highly recommend this tourkayaking experiencefun adventuregreat kayakingsaw dolphinsbaby manateeeco systemflora and faunagreat morning
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 794 reviews
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Had a great tour today, it is a great place to kayak and you get enough time to see everything with Almost Heaven. We learnt a lot from our tour guide Will about the environment and about probably everything you see during the tour.

Thank Niels K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had an excellent adventure on Lido Key with Phil at Almost Heaven Kayak Adventures! This is our 4th trip with Almost Heaven Kayak Adventures and both Will - the owner and Phil - one of the guides are fantastic tour guides. This time we...More

Thank karenkalber
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had a great time on our first ever kayak tour. Our guide Phil was great and would definitely recommend him. He was knowledgeable, funny and patient. I would book with this company again!

Thank JoAnne B
Reviewed 16 August 2018

My sister and I traveled from Peoria, Il the first week of August to Sarasota to stay with a relative. We had booked a trip through the Lido Mangroves. My sister kayaks in Illinois all the time and was so excited. We had spoken to...More

1  Thank lhislope0364
Reviewed 14 August 2018

We loved it! Even with the Red Tide the trip was worth the money. Awesome guide/Awesome trip! Thank you.

Review collected in partnership with this attraction
Thank paulaworley
Reviewed 14 August 2018

We had quite an adventure and honestly was nervous (at least I was, maybe not my wife) about having my 8 year old in a kayak surrounding by gators. Todd was fantastic though - gave us a very thorough safety intro, followed by many interesting...More

Thank Gerri M
Reviewed 10 August 2018 via mobile

The Kayak tour was absolutely amazing. It was one of the highlights of our family vacation. My husband was hesitant to take the tour but our tour guide Todd was a joy. He made the tour that much more enjoyable. He put everyone at ease...More

Thank gsproby
Reviewed 6 August 2018

Great time on the kayak. The guide was very informative. We all had such a fun experience. Would love to do it again.

Review collected in partnership with this attraction
Thank cbstanley2000
Reviewed 2 August 2018

It was an off day when my small group went out, we didn't see much wildlife, but I had loads of fun anyway. Our tour guide (Jay) was very knowledgable of the area and the mangroves he led us through. Also I had skipped the...More

Review collected in partnership with this attraction
Thank kaylogg
Reviewed 1 August 2018

Our guide, Tyler, was exceptionally personable and informative. He even had to tow our daughter and grandson when the 7 year old proved unable to keep up. This made it possible for everyone in our group (7, 19, 21, 30, 32, and two 53 year...More

Review collected in partnership with this attraction
Thank annebacon64
View more reviews
Nearby HotelsSee all 53 hotels in Sarasota
Gulf Beach Resort Motel
322 reviews
.24 km away
Coquina On The Beach
283 reviews
.25 km away
Sandcastle Resort at Lido Beach
1,571 reviews
.38 km away
Lido Beach Resort
1,728 reviews
.46 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 1,165 restaurants in Sarasota
Lido Beach Restaurant
65 reviews
.66 km away
Kilwin's Chocolates
674 reviews
1.33 km away
Blue Dolphin Cafe
670 reviews
1.35 km away
Tommy Bahama Restaurant & Bar
1,399 reviews
1.31 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 440 attractions in Sarasota
South Lido Park
421 reviews
.45 km away
St. Armands Circle
4,900 reviews
1.46 km away
Pepper Palace
30 reviews
1.48 km away
Ted Sperling Park
16 reviews
1.02 km away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
Joseph T
26 July 2018|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from Jocelyn G | Reviewed this property |
Yes, they do offer it.
21 February 2018|
Response from Almost Heaven K | Property representative |
Hi there. Our Lido Mangrove Tunnel tour is our most popular tour because of the incredible canopy covered kayak trails through a Mangrove forest! The Siesta Key Tour is beautiful as well, but there are no Mangrove Tunnels... More
7 January 2017|
AnswerShow all 6 answers
Response from isaacstone | Reviewed this property |
We booked it like the day before, so I don't think there's a line for it. There was only one couple who went with us on the morning trip so it was more of a personal tour.