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Nature Coast Manatee Tours

#26 of 119 Outdoor Activities in Orlando Features Animals
5424 S Cherokee Way, Orlando, FL 34448-2042
+1 352-396-7525
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Swim with the Manatees

It was a gal's team and they were excellent. I had so much fun. They provide the wet suits and... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Sharon S
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Wiggins, United States
The more than expected manatee tour

Captain Dante showed us a fantastic trip and provided an amazing experience with the manatees. We... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Anthony M C
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Nature Coast Manatee Tours offers manatee swim interaction tours on Florida's Nature Coast. All tours include all gear. The tours last 3-4 Hours in Duration. please google Nature Coast Manatee Tours for more details!
  • Excellent77%
  • Very good9%
  • Average2%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible9%
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Hours Today: 06:00 - 18:00
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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5424 S Cherokee Way, Orlando, FL 34448-2042
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+1 352-396-7525

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Reviewed 1 week ago

It was a gal's team and they were excellent. I had so much fun. They provide the wet suits and snorkeling equipment.

Thank Sharon S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Captain Dante showed us a fantastic trip and provided an amazing experience with the manatees. We swam with those giants and got a lot of wonderful shots and videos of them close up. Thanks Nature Coast and Dante for a memory my family will never...More

Thank Anthony M C
NatureCoast M, Owner at Nature Coast Manatee Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

So glad you enjoyed your time with us and the Amazing Manatees. Thank you for leaving feedback. Hope to see you again in the future. Rose & Jake

Reviewed 30 May 2017 via mobile

Captain Janot was the absolute best!!! Very knowledgeable and friendly. Knew where to look to find the manatees. We were able to swim with 3 manatees by our self. He was great at guiding us where to go to get close to them while we...More

Thank Jtthjones
Reviewed 15 May 2017 via mobile

We booked a tour for 2 couples over the phone and Rose was very cheerful and helpful and gave us the Groupon rate. We reserved 4 wet suits as the reviews suggested. When we got to the dock for the 8 am tour, our boat...More

Thank Cindy T
Reviewed 7 May 2017

We agreed to arrive an hour early for our 4-hour private manatee tour after Rose sent an email the night before our trip requesting the change. I called the next day and asked her about manatee sightings and she mentioned that “if they do not...More

Thank Bill I
NatureCoast M, Owner at Nature Coast Manatee Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 10 May 2017

I do apologize for the lack of manatees during your tour. Unfortunately the captain did not make me aware that you had not seen any manatees otherwise the gift certificate would have been sent immediately and the Captain will be dealt with accordingly. You stateted...More

Reviewed 24 April 2017 via mobile

I scheduled a tour 4 four people in early March. I received several confirmation emails and on the night before at 9: pm I received another email from the company confirming the tour for 1:00 the next day and asking me if I wanted to...More

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NatureCoast M, Owner at Nature Coast Manatee Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 6 May 2017

Thank you for leaving a review. We apologize for any inconvenience we may have caused you. Unfortunately we had a captain fall ill and were unable to find a replacement on short notice. We contacted you 3 hours prior to the tour to let you...More

Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

Our private tour was booked for April 6th, however, due to inclement weather/high winds we did not have our swim with the manatees. I wanted to post a review not of the trip but of great customer service. I appreciated we were notified in a...More

2  Thank kjthreejohnson3
NatureCoast M, Owner at Nature Coast Manatee Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 6 May 2017

Thank you for the wonderful review we cherrish each and every one of our customers. We hope that you may be able to join us in the future.

Reviewed 11 March 2017 via mobile

We had a great time on this tour! They led us to an area that had so many manatees that I lost count. They had really nice new wet suits for us to wear, clean snorkels and masks. They gave us clear instructions about what...More

2  Thank funinthesunn1977
NatureCoast M, Owner at Nature Coast Manatee Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 6 May 2017

Thank you for the wonderful review. We are looking forward to seeing you this summer! Make sure to call at least 1 month in advance to make your reservation as we get super busy.

Reviewed 28 February 2017

My wife and I along with another couple did this tour a few days ago. Seeing one of these animals up close is amazing. My wife thought the tour was great, I thought it was average. The boat they pick you up in at the...More

3  Thank Ed B
Reviewed 15 February 2017

The houseboat used to access this location and activity were older but the gentleman and his son were knowledgeable about the manatees and the area and gave us good information before we started. Wetsuits were available to rent for $10 and snorkels and masks were...More

2  Thank TravelinTami51
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