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Fun 2 Dive Manatee Tours

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135 NE 3rd St, Crystal River, FL 34429-4129
+1 866-922-3483
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Our 1st Manatee tour

This was our first family vacation and the Manatee tour was the hit of the week! Rob and Dallas... read more

Reviewed 11 July 2017
Mike T
Kala's 1st Manatee Sighting

Great summer trip in warm months when the Manatees are scarce! Captain Dallas and guide Austin... read more

Reviewed 10 July 2017
David L
Jacksonville, Florida
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Fun 2 Dive Manatee Tours is a professional Manatee Eco-tour guide service that has been guiding snorkelers into the Crystal River National Wildlife refuge since 1995. We offer daily trips to swim and snorkel with the manatees in the beautiful Crystal River. Kayak and Paddle board rentals are also available. All gear is included in tour pricing, and all tours are semi private with 6-10 guests maximum per boat. This is a great adventure that is suitable for the whole family. Children 3 years old and up are welcome as long as they are comfortable in the water and are able to float quietly. Our tours are all-inclusive, no hidden fees, or additional charges for snorkeling gear rental, parking, etc. It's all included!. Picture packages are available on every tour. Thanks for looking!
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Hours Today: 6:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
135 NE 3rd St, Crystal River, FL 34429-4129
135 NE 3rd St, Crystal River, FL 34429-4129
+1 866-922-3483

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Reviewed 11 July 2017

This was our first family vacation and the Manatee tour was the hit of the week! Rob and Dallas were fantastic guides, very knowledgeable and great with our kids! We even went on the manatee off season and we still were able to find two...More

Thank Mike T
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

Great summer trip in warm months when the Manatees are scarce! Captain Dallas and guide Austin found a manatee within minutes of the tour and we swam with it for an hour. The tour was limited to 6 which made it much more personal. The...More

Thank David L
Reviewed 8 July 2017

Captain Dallas and Alex did a great job seeing that all in our group of all ages had a personal experience swimming with the manatee. Every body wants to go back and do it again.

Thank luke1np
Reviewed 8 July 2017 via mobile

We booked a tour with fun2dive and are soooo glad we did!! It was only our small family of five on the boat when we noticed other boats carrying 15-20 people. Our captain was Shelly and she was amazing! Very fun kid friendly and one...More

Thank rachels7899
Reviewed 7 July 2017 via mobile

First of all if you are considering a manatee tour through another company, don't do it. Fun2dive is THE place to go. Capt.Dallas & Crystal know exactly what they are doing. Some tours just take you out on the boat & say "the manatees are...More

Thank Kim M
Reviewed 7 July 2017 via mobile

When you have wanted to do something for as long as you can remember, sometimes you worry it won't live up to your expectations. This absolutely did not disappoint me, or my family. From my 12 yr old son, "Manatees were AMAZING!!!!!! The first time...More

Thank travelwithkidsut
Reviewed 7 July 2017 via mobile

Fun 2 Dive has very friendly staff. As soon as we got there someone was out to greet us. Rob and Shellie were our tour guides; they are both very passionate and knowledgeable about manatees. Since it is summer, we only saw a momma and...More

Thank Lauren H
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Reviewed 6 July 2017 via mobile

This is definitely a must do for any Florida vacation. Team Texas with Capt Dallas and water guide Austin were extremely knowledgeable and truly love what they do. We had a great experience and definitely will be back to book with them again in winter....More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 6 July 2017

Our experience at Fun2dive was wonderful. Our guide, Crystal, was from the area, knew about the wildlife and history of the area. When we got into the water she made sure we had a really good experience with the manatees. Mark, our captain, was also...More

Thank valeriebuckner
Reviewed 6 July 2017

This is an experience I will never forget! The entire staff was friendly and informative, especially guide Alex and Captain Mark. They were personable, informative and so much fun! I loved how important it was that the groups were on the smaller size, for not...More

Thank Brianne U
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18 November 2017|
Response from Dougster024 | Reviewed this property |
Rain or shine unless it's extreme or there is lightning.
Dan G
5 November 2017|
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Response from Emma W | Reviewed this property |
Kings Bay Lodge, 2 minutes drive away. Lovely clean, comfortable well equipped motel rooms individually decorated. I'd highly recommend.
12 October 2017|
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Response from Fun2DiveManatees | Property representative |
We have the largest concentration of manatees in the world during the winter months from November through March, and a smaller resident herd that stays with us all year long. We always recommend the early morning trips for... More