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Fun 2 Dive Scuba, Snorkeling and Manatee Tours

618 South Laurel, Sanford, FL 32771
+1 888-588-3483
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Ranked #1 of 8 Activities in Sanford
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Tours
Description: Fun 2 Dive provides manatee tours in Crystal River, Florida.
Useful Information: Activities for older children
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2014 NEW

Capt Joe is an excellent tour guide, very conversational and takes his time showing you the manatees while being very helpful in the water. Couldn't have asked for a better trip! We left at 9am and returned at 3:30pm and saw many more manatees than we ever thought we could and enjoyed many opportunities swimming along side of the massive... More

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London, England
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014 NEW

We had a truely amazing experience with Captain Joe and the memories will stay with us forever. Captain Joe not only knew so much about the manatees and the area but he also had a 6th sence is knowing where a manatee was! We did the tour in September, so low season for manatees in Crystal River and we understood... More

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Saratoga Springs, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

Capt. Joe made even my grumpy teenage boys smile, laugh and really appreciate the majestic nature of these giant gentle animals. Joe's obvious love and expertise in finding and respecting the manatees make his tour by far the one to book. He even spent time w/ my 11 y/o daughter showing her how to snorkel. The spring he took us... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

A great experience. Captain Joe is very knowledgeable and keeps everyone interested and involved. It rained half the day but we still got to snorkel with a manatee at the very first stop and the next stop we saw 8 including a new born. We went in August when the manatees are harder to find so we were prepared not... More

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Zurich, Switzerland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

We were a family of 4 joined on the boat by another couple. This was an amazing day - captain Joe must have X-ray vision - if there was a manatee anywhere in crystal river - he'd find it. We found three and managed to "float" with two of them. In summer the water's cloudy but it was still a... More

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Kansas City
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

Our family booked this manatee dive. The pictures on the internet are during winter when the water is clear and there are more animals, so don't come expecting to see more than one or two during the summer in sort-of murky water. There are springs in the lake area, so some spots are clear. We saw animals and it was... More

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Huber Heights, Ohio
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

We had an amazing time snorkeling with the manatees. Joe did a great job educating us about the manatee and looking for them to snorkel with. I enjoyed the small group on the boat it made it more personable. Joe answered many questions and our family was able to spend quality time with a mom and baby manatee. We have... More

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Chateauguay, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014

Captain Joe is the one to give you the awesome experience to dive with mannatees, even in summer when there is not so much mannatees around. He knows were to find them, he knows how to dive with them and he knows so much things about them... Positive thing about Fun 2 dive is that he cares about mannatees and... More

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London, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014

Capt. Joe is a great guide! He takes small groups, spends the whole day on the water and gets right in the water to help locate the manatees. He is also very knowledgeable and funny! Capt. Joe makes sure you get the best experience possible and also ensures that the manatees and their habitat are being respected. I hope we... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

We did this Manatee/Snorkel tour in the off season (July). There are not as many manatees to see during this time. Capt Joe was in the water and he made sure we saw them. The water was very murky and I don't think I would have been able to find one if Capt Joe had not gotten into the water... More

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