Silver Springs: Manatees and Monkeys Clear Kayak Guided Tour


Explore the crystal-clear waters of Silver Springs on a guided clear kayak or clear paddleboard tour. Enjoy paddling through the forest observing manatees, monkeys, otters, turtles, fish, and birds

About this activity

  • Free cancellation

    Cancel up to 24 hours in advance for a full refund

  • Duration

    2 hour


  • Highlights
    • Glide over the crystal clear spring waters of Silver Springs State Park
    • Voted by paddlers as the #1 Springs in Florida out of 1000 recognized Springs
    • Be transported back to scenic Old Florida on a beginner & kid-friendly adventure
    • Admire diverse wildlife including manatees, monkeys, otters, turtles, year round
    • Choose a Clear 2-Person Kayak, Clear Single Kayak, or Clear Paddleboard
  • Full description
    Our default vessel is a Clear Single Kayak. If you prefer a Clear 2-Person Kayak, a paddleboard, or a clear paddleboard, please call us with your vessel preference after booking.

    **Manatee Season is Nov 15 - Mar 31**
    In colder months, there are hundreds of manatees huddled in the warm waters of Silver Springs. Pro Tip: The manatees may migrate, but Silver Springs remains their favorite home. Visit any time to meet the year-round residents and revel in the serene beauty out of...  more
  • Includes
    • Use of preferred vessel - Clear 2 person Kayak, Clear 1 Person Kayak, Paddle board, or Standard 2 Person Kayak
      Safety gear (life jacket)
      Waterproof bag for use while on excursion
      Appropriate paddle for vessel of choice
      Safety equipment lesson
      Paddling technique instruction
      Guided tour from an experienced, professional guide
      Link to photos of the excursion, taken by the guide
  • Exclude
    • Transportation to/from tour
      Silver Springs State Park entry ($2 per person)
      Silver Springs State Park Launch fee ($4 per vessel)
      Bottled water