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Nature Coast Eco Tours

Homosassa 0.8 mi away
#3 of 49 Outdoor Activities in Homosassa
We learned about turkey and black vultures, old growth Cypress, and saw Ospreys, cormorants and anhinga birds, cooter and painted turtles, snook and red snapper, herons, egrets and so much flora and fauna in an ec...
Jodi and her tours are very interesting and educational.She is patient and understanding of everyone's needs and skill levels .. Uses great equipment,shows you beautiful places,animals and talks to you about their...
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Blue Heaven River Tours

Homosassa 1.9 mi away
#1 of 49 Outdoor Activities in Homosassa
Our group of six were fitted with wetsuits, instructed how to interact with the gentle giants, helped aboard the heated and enclosed boat and taken to the crystal clear water teeming with manatees.
The kayaks were comfortable because we wore warm clothes and some curious manatees did pop up to visit us, but for the up close and personal encounter, snorkeling in a wetsuit is the way to go.
#5 of 49 Outdoor Activities in Homosassa
Everyone that works here is completely competent and so very knowledgeable about the environment, birds, manatees, wildlife, etc! I cannot recommend this outfit enough to everyone!
The boats were clean and spacious and our captain chris was safety conscious and accomodating to our party of mixed ages We learnt a lot about the area and wildlife and off course the manatee ... the experience fr...

River Safaris And Gulf Charters

Homosassa 2.8 mi away
#2 of 49 Outdoor Activities in Homosassa
It is surprising how many interesting things there are to see -- beautiful homes, lots of islands, trees, birds and usually dolphins and/or sea cows -- and just the thrill of the air boat ride.
Shana & Jodi from River Safari were very helpful answering our questions the day before too, which set us on our way for a great day of kayaking with manatees the day before!
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River Adventure Tours

Homosassa 1.7 mi away
#7 of 49 Outdoor Activities in Homosassa
He also provided very helpful suggestions of sights like the State Wildlife Park and nature trails nearby as well as excellent local dining suggestions.
Throughout the guided tour we spent our time up close with manatee, water birds, bottle nose dolphin, sting ray, blue crab, jumping fish, and beautiful crystal blue bubbling fresh water springs.

River Ventures - Homosassa

Homosassa 2.8 mi away
#4 of 49 Outdoor Activities in Homosassa
We love this company for their conservation ethos and manatee ethics - everyone involved helps you respect the manatees and their environment, and as a result we got great interaction with the manatees.
The ride to the location of our snorkel was very informative with tidbits of the history of the area and going over the safety of the boat plus the rules and how to behave when snorkeling with the manatees.
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Snorkeling With The Manatees

Homosassa 2.9 mi away
#6 of 49 Outdoor Activities in Homosassa
... knowledgeable about a variety of subjects pertinent to the tour.The dolphin part of the tour was equally amazing as we were surrounded by at least 50 to 60 dolphins, playing and frolicking in the boats wake...
Oh yes, can’t forget to mention the warm blankets and hot chocolate for the ride back to the dock, during which we were fortunate enough to spot the Bald Eagles.

Mellow Mangrove Charters

Homosassa 3.1 mi away
#8 of 49 Outdoor Activities in Homosassa
Captain Billy helped us get situated with wetsuits before the sun came up (an adventure in itself!) and navigated us out to a quite cove on the Homosassa, all the while teaching us about the local area and the man...
I was fortunate enough to go out with Captain Sean for an early morning manatee swim during my stay in Crystal River, and I have to say it was the most memorable experience of my entire trip.

Plantation Adventure Center

Crystal River 5.2 mi away
#4 of 94 Outdoor Activities in Crystal River
I would like to thank Captains John, Mark, Memphis, Ed and Lance for helping us with our snorkel practice session down the Rainbow River, and Captains Paul, Amanda, Misty, and Memphis for our manatee snorkel.
... the guys were fantastic and it’s a lovely trip, completely respectful of manatees in their own environment but a lovely change from queueing in the theme parks Would highly recommend and would definitely do it...
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Manatees In Paradise

Crystal River 5.2 mi away
#7 of 94 Outdoor Activities in Crystal River
... swimming with manatees and a relaxing boat ride through gorgeous Crystal River, we learned so much about manatees — their anatomy, migration patterns and adaptations, as well as rescue and conservation efforts.
We had an amazing experience with Captain Stacy and Mike - they are extremely knowledgeable about the manatees and are able to answer any questions with first hand experience.

Hog Tide Fishing Charters

Homosassa 0.6 mi away
#13 of 49 Outdoor Activities in Homosassa

Native Sun Tours

Homosassa 3.0 mi away
#10 of 49 Outdoor Activities in Homosassa
He actually slowed down or stopped so that we can fully appreciate dolphins playing or jumping out of water and also people can take pictures.
Beautiful sunset cruise with Native Sun Tours

Crystal River Kayak Company

Crystal River 5.5 mi away
#13 of 94 Outdoor Activities in Crystal River
The biggest draw is obviously the Crystal River National Wildlife Refuge itself, a network of little canals along real estate and natural areas (most importantly Three Sisters Springs, which is only a 10 minute pa...
In addition to a great experience with the kayak rental, they also gave us a map and some incredible insight for things to do on the rest of our trip around Florida.

Rod's Florida Charter Service

Homosassa 0.1 mi away
#16 of 49 Outdoor Activities in Homosassa
He is very knowledgeable about the river, wildlife and watches the clouds for storms.
They may need Father and Son as they have a group of more than 6 but we know that Rod and Son can lash the two boats (same style) together and build their offering for up to 12 guests.

River Ventures Manatee Tour Center

Crystal River 6.0 mi away
#3 of 94 Outdoor Activities in Crystal River
Everything from the friendly lady who helped us book our trip to our fabulous captain Tom and our fantastic guide Heidi to the kind and helpful staff who showed us the photos from our adventure was top notch.
For memorial day 2019 we took a vacation to Crystal River Florida For four days and three nights And booked a manatee VIP tour with River Ventures - awesome awesome awesome The whole experience was first class fro...
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Crystal River Segway Tours

Crystal River 6.0 mi away
#8 of 94 Outdoor Activities in Crystal River
Going on this tour was SO MUCH FUN! Captain Broderick was exceptional - the scenery was absolutely beautiful - we saw about a dozen manatee’s - just a fantastic time, one that I would suggest to anyone who is in t...
This excellent tour allowed my grandson, wife and I to experience riding a Segway through a wonderful part of Florida with a great tour guide.
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Manatee Fun Tours

Crystal River 6.0 mi away
#9 of 94 Outdoor Activities in Crystal River
It was very comfortable as the weather was very chilly and we were provided with hot chocolate, coffee and snacks to warm us up after swimming with the Manatees.
Also I was glad we did the semi private tour, it was a group of 6 of us which made it much easier to see the animals, we didn’t have to fight a crowd to see the Manatee.
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Fun 2 Dive Manatee Tours

Crystal River 6.4 mi away
#2 of 94 Outdoor Activities in Crystal River
Amazing Experience!!! Captain Rick and Shellie were Fantastic!!! Manatee views were fabulous!!! My children 9 and 12 loved it!!! Once in a lifetime experience!!!! Small group size made it very relaxing and enjoyab...
My husband and I thoroughly enjoyed our 3 hr semi private tour of only 6 people with Captain Ryan who was a friendly fountain of fun and knowledge and with our equally as knowledgeable and kind water guide, Andrew...
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Ozello Boats

Crystal River 5.7 mi away
#17 of 94 Outdoor Activities in Crystal River
... the stories of people who lived there - the history of the area 4. Learning the details of how the environment is unique 5. Wanting to go back soon!!! THIS is a fantastic airboat ride and well worth the time a...
We did see a natural springs, brain coral, sponges, a lot of birds, fish, a shark, and a curious group of dolphins, along with the great scenery of the central Florida Nature Coast.

American Pro Diving Center

Crystal River 5.8 mi away
#18 of 94 Outdoor Activities in Crystal River
Had an excellent time, decided to go with the combo snorkel with the manatees in the morning and dove Blue Grotto and Devils Den in the afternoon.It was a great day with Marlin, highly recommend him very knowledge...
From Stephanie who booked our Manatee tou, Marlin our Manatee Tour Fuidw and Advanced Open Water class Instructor, Mike! Mike was especially conscientious of the fact that my son was only 12 years old working on h...

PT Airboat Adventures

Homosassa 2.1 mi away
#15 of 49 Outdoor Activities in Homosassa
Because of a scheduling glitch, Captain Paul let us join a longer ride without charging us the difference, and he even exceeded that time frame since we were all having fun.
And there is a lot to see, like birds and small mangrove "islands" creating a beautiful scenery.


Crystal River 6.5 mi away
#1 of 94 Outdoor Activities in Crystal River
Every aspect of our tour-from the time I called to book our group (including 11 teenagers!) to our tour guide, Ashley and Captain Mark- was pleasant and easy.
Amazing experience!

Gulf Coast River Charters

Homosassa 1.9 mi away
#21 of 49 Outdoor Activities in Homosassa
if you want a fun charter with people that truly know the area and what Manatees are all about this is the Charter you should sign up for.
Great boat ride and amazing service

Bird's Underwater

Crystal River 6.6 mi away
#6 of 94 Outdoor Activities in Crystal River
From putting on a wetsuit to trying their best to make sure everyone experiences a manatee in their natural habitat to my favorite... having a unique time snorkeling down Rainbow River, the staff at Bird’s Underwa...
Snugged into wetsuits we stepped onto the pontoon boat moored behind the dive shop along with a nice adult family group of 6 and set off slowly and carefully towards nearby manatee heaven, Three Sisters Springs.

Family Adventure Charters

Crystal River 6.3 mi away
#15 of 94 Outdoor Activities in Crystal River
we ended up meeting a very friendly manatee and the most fantastic part is it was just us! overall, lovely people, personal experience and fantastic care for manatees!
... day manatee tour, then a half day fishing trip, from start till the end we had fun and had a great experience, every member of staff was friendly and helpful, I would recommend using captain tim for all your t...
#22 of 94 Outdoor Activities in Crystal River
However, Captain Tom made the trip informative and definitely entertaining along with First Mate Mike who did help the others find a momma / baby manatee !! And let me tell you, he makes an awesome hot chocolate too!
The extra time also provided us flexibility to go to different locations and see/experience the manatees in their natural environments as well as swim up into Three Sister and see the natural springs.
#1 of 3 Outdoor Activities in Homosassa Springs
Fishing tiny pockets of deep water adjacent to shore, the redfish were cooperative and in a matter of minutes we were reeling in bullish, slot-limit reds that did their best to resist coming to hand.
I have been out fishing with Captain Mike at least 20 times over the last couple of years, and he has ALWAYS put me on fish ALWAYS!!!
#2 of 3 Outdoor Activities in Homosassa Springs
Private Island getaway with a captain for 48 hours includes home cooked meals and awesome fishing.
Had a great day of inshore fishing catching big Redfish and Snook.

Nature Coast Manatee Tours

Homosassa 2.9 mi away
#12 of 49 Outdoor Activities in Homosassa
I used Nature Coast in the summer with a friend to swim with the gentle giants and loved it so much that I planned an entire family vacation with family from around the country to swim with the Manatees.
It was overall a wonderful experience and I know it was due to the terrific staff at Nature Coast Manatee Tours!

Hunter Springs Kayaks

Crystal River 6.4 mi away
#16 of 94 Outdoor Activities in Crystal River
Our guide Chris was very knowledgeable about manatees and the springs and made sure we had a great time and got to swim with the manatees in a small group away from the biggest tour boats!
Floating around with these peaceful creatures is an amazing experience:) Staff and captain - my group had Teddy - are all very friendly, knowledgable and professional.
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