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Double R's Fishing and Tour Co

#7 of 124 Tours in Naples
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Address: 25000 Tamiami Trl E, Port of the Islands, Naples, FL 34114-9602
Phone Number: +1 239-642-9779
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The 2.5 hour manatee viewing eco tour is the only local eco tour that...

The 2.5 hour manatee viewing eco tour is the only local eco tour that starts in the heart of the Everglades, and takes only minutes to get to the 10,000 Islands and the Gulf of Mexico. The tour is located at the home of South Florida's largest herd of manatees. Viewing the eco system of the Everglades in the comfort of a covered boat is a true Everglades experience. You are likely to see manatees, alligators, dolphins, and turtles, as well as many species of rare and endangered tropical birds. Some of the tropical birds species are the Ibis, Egret, Great Blue Heron, Osprey, Pelican, and the American Bald Eagle. The tour is fully narrated by knowledgeable local Captains and their boats are stable, comfortable and USCG approved. You'll learn interesting facts on the manatee, alligator, dolphin, and tropical bird species, along with information on the Everglades.Our 3 hour Manatee Ecotour/Shelling Adventure is rapidly becoming Double R's most popular tour. This excursion has all of the elements of the shorter tour but includes a 30 minute stop at a deserted island called Whitehorse Key where our guests depart the boat for 30 minutes of shelling and exploring.

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$75*
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Manatee Ecotour and Shelling Adventure
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$675*
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6 Hour Offshore Fishing Adventure

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Just returned from a morning fishing trip that was brilliant for myself and family! We caught many different types of fish and sharks including a hammerhead! Thoroughly enjoyed by... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 1 week ago
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Bolton, United Kingdom
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Bolton, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Just returned from a morning fishing trip that was brilliant for myself and family! We caught many different types of fish and sharks including a hammerhead! Thoroughly enjoyed by all! Would recommend this friendly and fun service.

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4 Thank bectorina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We loved our eco tour with Capt. Jim. The boat holds 6 people and we were the only persons on board so we had a private tour--amazing. It was a wonderful time. We saw two manatees, a crocodile, and lots of birds. We waded on a private island and looked for shells. Capt. Jim was very knowledgeable and Gary, the... More 

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3 Thank Elaine C
Bilthoven, The Netherlands
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Me and my family had a great time!! I would definitly recomend this tour!! Our guide knew a lot of interesting facts about the area, and we enjoyed seeing the animals the area had to offer like alligators, dolphins and we even saw a bald eagle

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4 Thank femke19988
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We went on a boat tour with Capt. Jim, the tour was just my uncle, husband, myself, and two year old son. We had a great time! My son loved the stop at the beach to experience all 10,000 island has to offer. We saw alligators, birds, manatees, and tons of fish. Jim is very knowledgeable of the area. He... More 

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4 Thank Ali J
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2016

Really great tour in beautifull surroundings with an excellent tour guide. Were lucky enough to experience manatees, dolphins and an alligator. I recommend this tour to everyone who wants to see the mangrove vegetation and exiting sea and bird wildlife.

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6 Thank Jonas E
Naples, Florida
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2016

Best tour, managed and run by the best people. Add beautiful weather, an island stop which included sea turtle nest sites, great company and incredibly knowledgeable captains and my birthday boy had a perfect day. IF you go on only one boat tour, this should be it.

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Laconia, New Hampshire
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2016

Although summer, Mike, our captain, was able to find an alligator (10 feet long!), a manatee (an estimated 1,000 pounds), many dolphins, and a deserted island beach with hundreds of beautiful shells. It was a fantastic trip and well worth the price paid. Captain Mike was very informative and told us interesting tidbits of information along the way.

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Marco Island, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2016

The Captain ( I believe was Mike) was absolutely fantastic and well-informed. The boat was comfortable and quiet. A great chance to really see south Fl nature up close. We watched manatee, saw dolphin jump and even a sunning Florida gator. Much quieter and many more photos than the Air Boat Tours. Highly recommended for photographers, families and anyone interested... More 

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7 Thank Ricky D
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2016 via mobile

If you are looking for something to do in everglades city then make sure you book this trip! It was amazing to fish with these knowledgeable guides. The fishing was very good! It does not matter if you are good or new to fishing. They will teach you and help you out. We cought sharks and at the end we... More 

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7 Thank Mattias J
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2016

Really great tour guide, both passionate about the wildlife and very knowledgeable about the area. Saw an alligator at the very beginning and proceeded to see dolphins, manatees, and bull-sharks. Stopped at a deserted island during the trip as well. Definitely worth the price!!!

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