Manatee Tour and Dive

Crystal River

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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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Promotional value expires Nov 12, 2012. Amount paid never expires. Limit 1 per person, may buy multiple as gifts. Limit 1 per visit. Valid only for option purchased. 48hr cancellation notice required. Credit card required at booking. 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 today’s Groupon to Manatee Tour and Dive in Crystal River. Choose between the following options:

  • For $10, you get a manatee dive and tour for a child aged 12 and younger (a $24.50 value). Children 5 and younger are free with a paid adult. The dive includes the following:
  • Guided manatee tour (a $14.50 value)
  • Snorkel-equipment rental (a $10 value)

  • For $20, you get a manatee dive and tour for an adult (a $49 value). The dive includes the following:
  • Guided manatee tour (a $29 value)
  • Snorkel-equipment rental (a $20 value)

Peak season typically lasts from October 1 to March 31.

Manatee Tour and Dive sets visitors swimming among West Indian manatees within the Crystal River National Wildlife Refuge, dotted with natural springs and underground saunas that keep the water at a temperature of around 72 degrees Fahrenheit. Guided manatee tours depart several times a day for 2.5 hours at a stretch 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.”

Customer Reviews

Totally awesome experience, the boat captive was great!
Trish P. · March 18, 2013
Fabulous service. Very professional. Will use this company again. Already recommending to friends looking for ideal experience to share with grandiose.
Wendy · March 12, 2013
Too much fun!!! The water was superb, gear was good and plenty of manatees to go around. Experience exceeded expectations without a doubt.
Deimante · March 12, 2013
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    Crystal River

    267 NW 3rd St.

    Crystal River, FL 34428

    +13527951333

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