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Good Natured River Tours

#1 of 17 Tours in Melbourne Features Animals
Melbourne, FL 32940
+1 321-987-0088
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Wow that was so much fun! The people who run this make it fun they are so knowledgeable about the... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Eric T
via mobile
Relaxing and educational cruise

Great crew!!! Lovely river cruise to see dolphins, manatees, lots of tropical birds. Crew is so... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Deb G
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Your adventure takes you through part of Brevard County's estuary on the Indian River Lagoon and the Banana River. You will see bottled-nose dolphins, manatees, wild birds, with over 4,300 unique and localized plant species. The adventure is narrated on our day tours,by your U.S.C.G. Licensed Captain. We offer 2-hour trips, 6 days a week, all year round, as well as a Friday night Sunset Cruises,on sunsets you may bring an adult beverage,and take in the Indian River,sunsets tours are non-narrated tours. Hours:Tuesday through SAT 9:00 am to 11:00 am Tue,Thur,Sat,Sun 12:00 pm to 2:00 pm *Tour times are subject to change due to weather and/or number of riders. *Must have Reservation.please
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
Melbourne, FL 32940
+1 321-987-0088
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Wow that was so much fun! The people who run this make it fun they are so knowledgeable about the area. We saw dolphins and manatees. I would do it again.

1  Thank Eric T
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great crew!!! Lovely river cruise to see dolphins, manatees, lots of tropical birds. Crew is so knowledgable about our environment. Fun way to spend a couple of hours, then have a snack at Grills!

Thank Deb G
Reviewed June 13, 2017 via mobile

Lovely couple giving a very friendly and informational tour of the area- very knowledgeable about the dolphin, manatee, and bird populations as well as the local history. This excursion is superior to others offered in the area. A good time was had by all!

Thank Sheila S
Reviewed June 8, 2017

We were getting ready to spend a few days in the Cocoa Beach area and checked Groupon to see if there were any good fun deals in the area. We were fortunate enough to find a bargain deal at Groupon for this boat tour accompanied...More

1  Thank CyndyandByron
Reviewed June 5, 2017 via mobile

I'm not sure why my post didn't make it on so . This is the great way to spend your morning. Capt Bill and Kelly are great they make the trip so much fun. We go every time we come down and see something new...More

Thank Sandy H
Reviewed May 26, 2017

We take any company we have on this boat tour. We've done other tours and they don't even compare. The captain gives a great narration with lots of information, and his wife and son are always ready to answer questions. The boat is very comfortable...More

1  Thank mcaccardi
Reviewed May 24, 2017

This is a good way to experience local history and scenery. A good way to spend a relaxing morning. We did see some Dolphins. Up close. Good info about the area. A nice morning.

Thank m2a
Reviewed May 24, 2017

This trip was 2 hours in length, and by the last half hour, it seemed too long. I also do not like when tips are asked for at attractions. If I want to give a tip, I do, without having to be asked for a...More

Thank ludwick2002
Reviewed May 23, 2017

We love Goodnatured River Tours. Since we discovered them, my family goes out at least once a month. I hate to share this advice with everyone because we have sometimes had trouble booking a trip on the dates we want due to increasing popularity. Cruising...More

Thank dawnaddy2017
Reviewed May 22, 2017 via mobile

We have been guests on the Good Natured Riverboat four times. This tour is so enjoyable for all ages; we have had fifteen guests join us from age 3 to 75. We love that the owners/operators genuinely enjoy sharing their knowledge of the area, and...More

Thank Kansasdreamer
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Carol C
April 17, 2017|
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Response from Bill R | Property representative |
Yes. Our vessel is built to be 100% handicap accessible. This includes the restroom and cabin. Motorized wheelchairs or scooters are not permitted aboard per U.S.C.G due to weight restrictions.
Linda M
January 24, 2017|
Response from Bill R | Property representative |
Hello, We are sorry but, the property we lease is not pet friendly . Thanks so much. Captain Bill Reynolds
Linda M
January 24, 2017|
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Response from Lindasoflagoldman | Reviewed this property |
I'm not sure but i am going again today and i will ask when I'm there.