Manatee Tour and Snorkel-Equipment Rental for a Child or Adult from Manatee Tour and Dive (59% Off)

Manatee Tour and Dive Ocala

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In a Nutshell

Guides lead snorkelers on safe, 2.5-hour tours of Crystal River National Wildlife Refuge to cavort with west indian manatees in warm waters

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Expires Mar 26th, 2014. Limit 1 per person, may buy multiple as gifts. Limit 1 per visit. Valid only for option purchased. Reservation required at least 48hrs in advance; subject to availability. 48hr cancellation notice required or fee up to Groupon price may apply; 3-week cancellation notice required for parties of 10 or more. Credit card required at booking. Children must be 12 or younger and accompanied by paid guardian. Subject to weather. Valid every day of the week; Tuesday and Friday only at 7:30 a.m. and 2 p.m. Merchant is solely responsible to purchasers for the care and quality of the advertised goods and services.

The call of the wild is like a call from an elderly grandparent: Though you can’t quite make out what’s being said, you feel better about yourself when you answer. Pick up nature’s phone with this Groupon.

Choose Between Two Options

$10 for a manatee dive and tour for a child aged 12 or younger (a $24.50 value). Children aged 3 and younger are free with a paid adult.

  • Guided manatee tour (a $14.50 value)
  • Snorkel-equipment rental (a $10 value) <p>

$20 for a manatee dive and tour for an adult (a $49 value)

  • Guided manatee tour (a $29 value)
  • Snorkel-equipment rental (a $20 value) <p>

Guided manatee tours depart several times a day for 2.5 hours and grant guests the opportunity to observe the majestic yet gentle mammals within an environment designed to preserve and protect their population. Before the dive, guests don wetsuits, masks, snorkels, fins, and echolocation helmets. Then guides armed with plenty of safety experience and knowledge of the natural world lead swimmers of all ability levels through manatee-rich waters as the huge creatures drift along, interact, and convene consciousness-raising groups to eliminate the hurtful term sea cow.

Manatee Tour and Dive

Manatee Tour and Dive curates expeditions to see west indian manatees within the Crystal River National Wildlife Refuge, which is dotted with natural springs that keep the water at a temperature of around 72 degrees. Guided manatee tours offer the opportunity to snorkel with the gentle giants, whereas kayak rentals encourage self-exploration of the crystal-clear waters and inner spirit manatees. Licensed captains lead groups on scalloping expeditions, during which groups travel to scallop-abundant areas to splash in the water and gather live bay scallops to take home.


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94% of 1,925 customers recommend

  • “We had a great time, but there were not as many manatees to be seen as would be during Dec- Feb. Captain Jesse was very nice.”

  • “You'd have more luck in the winter months. But even going in Spring, captain Jessie was great. He was patient and searched until we found manatees! So much fun ”

  • “for the best viewing go before april 1”

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    Manatee Tour and Dive Ocala

    267 NW 3rd St.

    Crystal River, FL 34428

    +13527951333

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83% of the people were positive about the Crew, most described it as Wonderful.
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97% of the people were positive about the Experience, most described it as Great.
98% of the people were positive about the Staff, most described it as Friendly.
90% of the people were positive about the Price, most described it as Great.
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