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Captain Mike’s Manatees at Crystal River, Florida

Captain Mike’s Manatees at Crystal River, Florida.

Crystal river in Florida has the largest concentration of manatees worldwide. People of all ages have the opportunity to take a tour and swim with manatees. During this one of a kind experience, anyone who wants to swim or snorkel with manatees is given a wet suit, snorkel and a mask. Manatee tours are conducted daily throughout the year.

Tour Packages

1. Bronze (Not Available)

Conducted 7 days a week – The summer tour departs at 7.00 a.m and 10.00 a.m because the manatees are most active in the morning hours. Offered year around it is an observation tour only. The bronze package costs $40 per person

2. Silver

Conducted 7 days a week – The summer tour departs at 7.00 a.m and 10.00 a.m. For some occasions, the tour departs at 1 p.m. The silver package includes swimming with the manatees. The water is shallow hence this makes it suitable for children of all ages. Snorkels, masks and wetsuits are provided. The silver package costs $54 per person. Since it takes time to get dressed in the wet suit, visitors are asked to arrive 30 minutes before departure time.

3. Gold

Includes a 3-hour mini tour – The tour departs at 7.00 a.m and 10.00 a.m. Occasionally, a 1 p.m tour is available. This tour is for a minimum of 4 persons and a maximum of 6 persons. The charge is $79 per person.

4. Platinum

A private or semi private tour for 2 to 6 guests – This tour departs at 8 a.m only. Snacks, pastries, and hot and cold beverages are available on the boat. The tours last for approximately 6 hours. The charge is $99 per person.

Captains of the boats make sure your tour will be fun and memorable for years to come.

Captain Mike's Swimming with the Manatees boasts the best water adventure in Crystal River, Florida with lots of things to do for you and your family. For more information, contact us, or call us at (352) 571-1888.