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Manatee Tour and Dive

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Open Now: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
36 NE 4th St, Crystal River, FL 34428-4021
+1 352-795-1333
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Reviewed 3 days ago

The Manatee Tour & Dive staff were exceptional. We had a great time and were well taken care of. They were professional, knowledgeable, and a lot of fun. Thank you to our Captain, Tedi and our Guide Zack for the terrific experience. We will be...More

1  Thank maarunner0920
Reviewed 6 days ago

This is a check off the bucket list! But make sure to come when you know the water is clear, when we went the water was all churned up and it was kinda hard to see the manatees. But other than that, it was really...More

Thank Courtney P
Reviewed 1 week ago

I highly recommend Manatee Tour and Dive. Make sure to ask for Capt. Teddy and guide Mark. If it all possible take the private tour. Mark was the most patient guide possible. I do not swim but was able to fulfill a dream of “swimming...More

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1  Thank carswife0324
Reviewed 1 week ago

What an experience! Alex and Hunter got us on a mother and calf 1st thing. They are incredibly professional and efficient and are just as concerned about the animals as the swimmers.

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Thank brawleyp
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I absolutely loved this!!! I had a hard time relaxing enough to use the snorkel even though I had done it a few times before. Missy and the captain ( I feel awful that I can’t remember his name) were so patient....More

Thank tyarimom2
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Want to thank Tony and Hunter for a great 10am swim with the manatee. We got to see a huge female as she was eating and popping up for air. Hunter made sure that we all got to experience this without crowding or upsetting the...More

Thank renyez
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My sister and I signed up for the Eco Tour because she had just had shoulder surgery so couldn’t be in water. I received a call stating they didn’t have staff for that cruise and we agreed to do this tour. Captain Bill was knowledgeable...More

Thank Gypsybam
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Thought that this would be an amazing gift to my wife for her birthday, & man was I right!!! We only found 1 manatee during our tour but it was awesome! Bill & Mark were great & extremely knowledgeable. We are already planning to come...More

Thank TheKingTako
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great trip on the Bay/crystal river. Swam with a Manatee. Swam at Three Sisters. Very knowledgeable crew. Wonderful time!

Thank beachloverMidwest
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Absolutely amazing!! (Tour date was 9/16). We had a group of 9 people, and it was perfect for our group (age 15-38). We saw 3 different manatee, and got super lucky to see a baby manatee (which was the highlight for sure)! We even had...More

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Shannon N
July 25, 2018|
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Response from Lucinda M | Reviewed this property |
Yes, there were two pontoon boats that went out and they were both covered.
June 30, 2018|
Response from debstg2016 | Reviewed this property |
I did not feel rushed and the tour actually lasted longer than scheduled. The guides are really knowledgeable about the area so we were taken to all sorts of books and crannies.
January 24, 2018|
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Response from JandASuffolkUK | Reviewed this property |
To be honest I don’t recall seeing any