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Our three hour guided "Swim With the Manatees" tour is our number one attraction. You will get to experience manatees up close and personal and your tour with us is limited to 10 visitors maximum. It is a very private experience with our local manatees that you will never forget. We have top of the line equipment and our guides are locals who know our waters very well so you can spot several manatees. You will learn the right way to interact with these amazing animals through passive observation and learn all about our ecosystem here in Crystal River. Book now and pay later with no cancellation fees ever.
Get up close to Florida’s manatees on this small-group snorkeling adventure. With an expert guide leading the way, swim alongside these gentle giants in Kings Bay. All tours include a full wetsuit, mask, snorkel, towel service, heated changing facilities, and hot showers. Photos and video of your excursion are available for purchase.
This is a tour of a lifetime , come and enjoy snokeling with these gentle giants. Definitely a must on any vacation on the beautiful nature coast of Florida. These amazing animals migrate our warms waters during the winter months when the ocean temperature drops below 64' F while a small herd stays during the summer months. We have been introducing people to their dreams of meeting manatee for over 40 years .
We start the day with a short boat ride over to many , beautiful fresh water springs where manatee congregate. Here our professional staff will assist you giving a memory of a lifetime , interacting with the wonderful manatee.
VIP tours run daily at 7:30 AM, 10:30 AM, and 1:30 PM. An experience of a lifetime awaits you on this exciting 3 hour snorkeling tour to Swim with Manatees in their natural habitat. Located just 1.5 hours from the attractions area of Orlando, the Crystal River National Wildlife Refuge is the only place in the U.S. where you can experience the manatees up close and face to face. On this Luxury VIP Manatee Snorkel Tour, you will enjoy the benefits of a small group along with a super luxurious boat ride complete with light snacks and beverages. If you are looking for ultimate comfort and a intimate small group size, this is the experience for you.
Zip through the canals and backwaters of Homosassa on this airboat ride. Hold on to your seat as you take in views of Battle Creek, Sam’s Bayou, Salt River, Shriver's Bay, and the Little Homosassa, before returning to the dock. Keep an eye out for local wildlife such as dolphins, manatees, and maybe even a gator.
Swim with Florida's native West Indian manatees on this half-day tour in Crystal River. Board an enclosed pontoon boat for the trip to the manatees' habitual feeding grounds, where you'll slip in to the water and observe them safely. This small-group tour has a maximum of six passengers, which ensures personalized attention from your captain and plenty of time to ask questions.
Get to know the basics of SCUBA on this activity in Crystal River. With the leadership of a PADI-certified instructor, you'll learn about diving theory and practice your underwater breathing before heading to the local pool or Hunter Spring to put your skills to work. This course is aimed at beginner divers trying out SCUBA for the first time; all equipment is included.
Get your Super Powers and Breathe under water while you explore one of Florida's Natural Springs fed body of water. This experience is for beginners you do not need a certification for this experience just the willingness to explore and have fun. Your experienced guide will assist you while you scuba. You may have manatee sightings, dolphin sightings, stingrays, fish and turtle!
You will find out what it is like to breathe underwater. Your Divemaster/Instructor will teach you the basics of SCUBA equipment and use.
You will then get to experience SCUBA diving in crystal clear Rainbow River for your first dive. All of your SCUBA equipment is included.
Swim with manatees on this nature-focused Crystal River tour. Appreciate these majestic animals in their natural habitat, under the watchful eye of an in-the-water guide who strives to ensure safe and respectful interactions between human and manatee at all times. Tours include snorkeling gear at no additional cost, and professional underwater photos are available for purchase after the tour.
Join us on a journey through the beautiful waters of Crystal River. Throughout the expedition you will have the opportunity to view the beautiful nature and wildlife that we are known for. Including the likely chance of seeing dolphins, manatees, pelicans, tarpon, turtles, otters and many more of the local wildlife. Throughout this leisurely tour there will be many opportunities to see and enjoy the beautiful springs and uninhabited islands Crystal River has to offer. There will be plenty of chances to take pictures and swim on the guided tours.
One of the densest populations of West Indian manatees can be found in Crystal River, Florida. Swim alongside the gentle creatures on a trip into the river, with a wetsuit and snorkel mask included. Your guide, who navigates to the best spotting locations, accompanies you into the water in addition to taking souvenir photos available for purchase. To ensure your comfort, dry towels, hot drinks, and showers are provided.
Set out on a search for scallops during this private half-day tour from Homosassa. Citrus County is abundant with scallops and a great place to spend a day out on the water with friends and family. Harvest up to two gallons per person or ten per vessel and head back to shore to prepare these delicious morsels into a tasty meal.
Fishing in Crystal River is a favorite activity for locals and all the visitors. Capt. Casey Russell will make sure you have a great time targeting redfish and speckled trout and many other species. Visitors are coming from all over the country to get their taste of the great fishery on the nature coast. We offer a experience that is not like any other, and in a location that is not like any other. Come see for yourself. Enjoy a full day of fishing and enjoying the sites of Crystal River!
Crystal River is home to one of the densest manatee populations in the country. With the trained eye of your guide, visit the best spotting locations to swim with the gentle giants of King’s Bay. The private tour ensures the full attention of your guide, as well as closer interaction with the manatees. For your comfort and convenience, wetsuits, hot drinks, and towel service are included.
Catch your dinner on this private scalloping charter. Snorkel grass flats in the Gulf of Mexico as you search for these delectable mollusks. No experience is necessary—your guide will show you exactly what to look for, and even give you a shucking lesson if you are new to scallop hunting. You can also pay a dock hand to do the dirty work and take your haul to a local restaurant for preparation.
Take a 1-hour airboat ride through the waters of the Gulf of Mexico on this tour from Homosassa. You'll zoom through estuaries and backwaters, looking for dolphins as you go. Select a morning or afternoon departure time when booking.
This is a unique trip for the customers that only want to spend half of the day fishing. The guests still get the full effect of a day of fishing and still have the evening to relax and reflect on their half day charter.
Dive for scallops in the Gulf of Mexico with the opportunity to keep your harvest. On this semi-private tour, up to six people take to the water in search of these delectable mollusks. All equipment— including masks, snorkel gear, and scalloping bag—are included, and photo DVDs of the adventure are available for purchase. Look for marine life such as dolphins, sea turtles, and starfish while you hunt.