Crystal River Small-Group Swim with Manatees Tour


Free cancellation

A full refund will apply if you cancel more than a day before the activity start time.

Duration3 hours
Guide LanguageEnglish
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The Florida manatee is one of the most gentle underwater creatures and this encounter lets you get a closer look at them. Venture out from Crystal River in a kayak and search for these sea cows with your small group. Learn how to interact with the creatures through passive observation and then, when you’re ready, get in the water for your swim.


Learn about the local ecology from your guide
Enjoy an intimate experience on a small-group tour
Kayak, wetsuit, snorkel gear, and a life vest are provided
See other local wildlife in their natural habitat


Private transportation
Use of snorkeling equipment
Life Vest
Kayak or Paddleboard


$5.00 Per Person City Kayak/Paddleboard Launch Fee
Optional photo package for $34.99 at end of trip

Additional Information

  • Service animals allowed
  • Not recommended for travelers with poor cardiovascular health
  • Travelers should have at least a moderate level of physical fitness
  • Moderate physical activity is required to kayak/paddleboard and swim with the manatees.
  • Hand sanitiser available to travellers and staff
  • Social distancing enforced throughout experience
  • Regularly sanitised high-traffic areas
  • Gear/equipment sanitised between use
  • Transportation vehicles regularly sanitised
  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Contactless payments for gratuities and add-ons

Guide Languages

  • English

Cancellation Policy

  • A full refund will apply if you cancel more than a day before the activity start time.

  • No refund is possible if you cancel less than a day before the activity start time.