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Kayaking SRQ Tours and Rentals

Open today: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Kayaking SRQ Tours and Rentals
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“great tour”(18 reviews)
“dry bags”(7 reviews)
Take a Guided or Self-guided tour of beautiful Ted Sperling Park and the World Famous Mangrove Tunnels! Go searching for manatees and dolphins and the incredible sea life in the mangroves. Please call in advance to reserve your spot. Our Guides have...more
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Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
190 Taft Drive, Sarasota, FL 34236
+1 941-799-1863
Most Helpful Review
Reviewed March 2, 2017 via mobile

Today we went out on a kayak tour with Greg and his wife, Kim. There are many tours available but Greg is a true local Floridian who provided us with not only a great experience but plenty of knowledge of sarasota and the area sea...More

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Greg G, Owner at Kayaking SRQ Tours and Rentals, responded to this reviewResponded March 4, 2017

Thank you so much for kayaking with me while you were visiting beautiful Sarasota! I really appreciate you taking the time to write us such a wonderful review. You did great out there! Hope to see you both again next year!

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All reviews great tour mangrove tunnels dry bags kayak tour a fairly large group love kayaking awesome experience looking forward to our next highly recommend this tour perfect trip saw dolphins fun kayaking family history morning kayak renting kayaks gave us a map visiting from out of town
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Reviewed 3 days ago

A husband and wife team lead the kayak tours. The kayaks look new and work very well, unlike some other outfitters I have been with. We left from the back side of Lido Key and had a great two hour paddle around the bay, the...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago

Could have been better if the guide provided more local history and ecosystem information and less personal background stuff.

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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Greg and his wife were very helpful and informative regarding our kayak trip. We had s great afternoon!!

Thank Trail649902
Reviewed 6 days ago

Our family of four has never been kayaking before and with Greg’s help we became very comfortable. He guided us to an area where the manatees frequently swim and soon after he said listen for the “swoosh” sound, a manatee mom and calf came out...More

Thank Sophie L
Reviewed 6 days ago

Such a great time, very informative, beautiful waters thru the mangrove tunnels, easy to maneuver. Would refer family and friends.

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Thank JoeDSarasota
Reviewed 6 days ago

I had never been kayaking before and loved it. Greg and Kim are very knowledgeable and helpful. It was a great experience. I’m looking forward to doing it again!

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Thank Curious14569180605
Reviewed 1 week ago

Greg is very nice guide,I would recommend to everyone .We saw the manatees and very interesting tunels .

Thank gabrieletauras
Reviewed 1 week ago

The tour was very interesting, informative, and entertaining. We saw a ton of manatee....more than usual in fact. And the mangrove tunnels are so unique. Greg clearly loves his job and had a lot of good stories and facts to share. We highly recommend Kayaking...More

Thank Amy C
Reviewed 1 week ago

Overall the trip was excellent! We started off kayaking through the bay searching for manatee and dolphins. We quickly spotted a mother and baby manatee. Greg was great at exposing everything to us and working with our younger children in the group (8-9yrs). He told...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Greg is a great guide. We had a great time, looking forward to our next kayak trip. Highly recommend you give him a try.

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Danica R
April 15, 2018|
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Response from Greg G | Property representative |
Yes. This is a very kid friendly adventure. We provide kids life jackets. There are some beautiful spots to take a break from paddling.
February 25, 2017|
Response from Greg G | Property representative |
Hey Brenda! Thank you for reviewing us. It takes 24-48 hrs to post. I'll keep an eye out for it.