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Aquavision Manatee Tours

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“captain wayne”(40 reviews)
“captain white”(9 reviews)
“private tour”(11 reviews)
Experience up close encounters with the manatees of Crystal River, and take home memories of your adventure that will last a lifetime, with a professional underwater photographer filming all of your manatee encounters onto an HD DVD. Don't trust...more
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
506 NW 1st Ave, Crystal River, FL 34428-4002
+1 352-613-1982
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This was our second trip with Capt. Wayne. Even better than the first time which we didn't think was possible. Saw a bunch of Manatees and swam with a female and baby for at least 40 minutes. He furnishes wet suits, mask, snorkel and pool...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Speckul8r
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a great manatee swim with Captain Wayne White this morning! The weather was warmer and the water clearer than our trip with him last year. He is a great person to go out with for a wonderful time!

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank ChrissLawrence69
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Captain White runs a real old school values operation. He has top notch equipment & coats for after swimming. He is totally respectful of the manatee while ensuring that his passengers have the best time. We've been twice with him. He always maintains that it's...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank ChristinaHind
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I had the most amazing time with Capt Wayne. On Christmas eve morning, we took the tour at kings bay. Capt Wayne was so accommodating. He decked us out in wet suits and went over the rules. He knew exactly where to...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Donna K
CaptainWayneWhite, Owner at Aquavision Manatee Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you! So glad you enjoyed the tour so much. Hope to see you guys again.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I thoroughly researched all of the manatee tours and decided to go with Aquavision. I am so glad I did! For a price much lower than the others, we were able to get a private tour for my birthday with just my husband and I....More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank lisajlkelley
CaptainWayneWhite, Owner at Aquavision Manatee Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Such nice words! It is our pleasure to accommodate you.

Reviewed January 15, 2019

Went on a snorkeling trip on 12/26. Captain Ron and Charlene were great. Unfortunately, the motor on the boat was acting up. We didn't get to go with this company but Captain set us up with another company for later that day. Not only did...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Pam K
Reviewed October 30, 2018

Captain Wayne is nothing short of spectacular! We started the trip with a short, informative video... Didn't use too much of the info because Captain Wayne was much more entertaining to listen too. We were offered wet suits... we declined as it was warm out...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank 687travelbug
Reviewed September 20, 2018

Our daughter booked the three of us on a four hour tour of the manatees with Captain Wayne during our recent vacation in Florida, all based upon the stellar reviews that she read on this site... I must say, the pre-boarding video & discussions that...More

Date of experience: September 2018
2  Thank trenar3773
Reviewed September 9, 2018

Highly Recommended! Captain White, with his great experience and kindness, ensures that you have a unique experience - just you and the manatees. I can absolutely recommend it: sympathic captain + great tour + unique experience I would always book the tour again! It really...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed June 27, 2018 via mobile

We were staying at Kings Bay Lodge and Capt White taught all the kids and an adult how to snorkel in the spring fed pool! We will be booking with him soon!

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank jenniferc261208
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January 20, 2018|
Response from sunshine_siren | Reviewed this property |
You need to call Captain Wayne to determine price. The good thing is you don’t pay until you arrive. Cash or check only. You are using swim noodles to keep you afloat. Most of the tour takes place in channels, about 6-9... More
June 18, 2015|
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Response from Janet M | Reviewed this property |
Ditto to the above! It will be a wonderful day! Captain White is the very best! He is personable, extremely patient and knowledgeable! I can hardly wait to go again! His love for the Manatees is contagious!
January 23, 2015|
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Response from mommacatt | Reviewed this property |
We were staying in Cedar Key when we did the manatee tour and returned to our lodging there, so don't have any suggestions where you could go to wash up or any ideas for that evening. From your description, you won't be... More