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Liquid Blue Outfitters

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“mangrove tunnels”(272 reviews)
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Kayak Sarasota and the Lido Key Mangrove Tunnels with dolphins and manatee with Liquid Blue Kayak Outfitters. We offer kayak rentals and kayak tours located and launching from the Ted Sperling Park on Lido Key in Sarasota. We also offer private and...more
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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190 Taft Drive, Ted Sperling Nature Park, Sarasota, FL 34241
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+1 941-306-1220
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Kelly was a great guid. His knowledge of the area is vey extensive and helped him to provide a great experience for the tour.

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Date of experience: April 2019
Thank susanobrn30
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had Bill as our guide and he was very good at his job. We saw manatee's and dolphin's hunting mullet fish. The mangroves are truly a sight to see. The water is only about 4ft deep so beginners have nothing to worry about. I...More

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Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Alex K
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was a great experience for us - perfect activity in terms of intensity level. Due to windy conditions we did not go out into the open seas too much, but the mangrove tunnels and coves along the outside provided a great kayaking experience. Didn’t...More

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Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We toured the tunnels and had an amazing time! We learned so much about the local wildlife and plants, and got to test our kayaking skills.

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Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Paradise06132383796
Reviewed 1 week ago

Kelly was absolutely an amazing tour guide. Very knowledgeable, professional, and funny. Outstanding experience for our group!!

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

Kelly was an awesome your guide. We got to see dolphins. The mangrove tunnels were amazing. He had so much knowledge of everything on our tour and answered all questions. He was amazing with my nephew kept him entertained and engaged the whole time. His...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Bill is friendly, knowledgeable about the nature & local history. Easy online booking, and good equipment.

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Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Daydream44504752802
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Once again, Kelly did not disappoint. Love his depth of knowledge about the environment, the history of the community, the ecosystem and his passion for what he does. The mangrove tunnels are simply awesome. Those two crazy cormorants, Psycho and Frantic, that come to visit...More

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Date of experience: April 2019
Thank jolitripp
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Enjoyed kayaking the mangrove tunnels and the bay off of Lido key. We saw manatees up close and learned many interesting fact about the area.

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Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Cathy G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Kelly gave us a great mangrove tour, saw manatees and lots of great nature views. Would definitely recommend this kayaking tour!

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canderella2
February 23, 2018|
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Response from LiquidBlueGuides | Property representative |
We've been seeing dolphin and manatee on both tours. Both times are very good. It's a great eco-tour.
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kholmes509
February 4, 2017|
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Response from Dave R | Reviewed this property |
I'd call and check, but in my experience, go in the afternoon. This way morning low tide won't affect your trip or potentially lead to cancellation. We were just there three weeks ago and heard morning tours couldn't go into... More
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david_kraeger
December 20, 2016|
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Their website says ages 5 and up, so I would call just to be sure.
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