Crystal River: Manatee Swim Group Tour


Explore one of the only places on Earth where you can get up close and personal with manatees. Snorkel right next to these gentle giants on this three-hour tour in the Crystal River National Wildlife Refuge.

About this activity

  • Free cancellation

    Cancel up to 24 hours in advance for a full refund

  • Duration

    3 hour


  • Highlights
    • Swim with manatees and take home memories that will last forever
    • Enjoy a safe experience alongside an in-water photographer and guide
    • Experience a small-group personalized tour with a maximum of 10 people
    • Check out one of the tours voted in the world's top 10 “Bucket List” experiences
    • No snorkeling experience required to explore the crystal clear waters
  • Full description
    Voted one of the top 10 World’s “Bucket List” Experiences in 2022, swimming with manatees is something you cannot miss while in Florida. Citrus County is revered as the manatee capital of the world, and swimming with manatees in their natural habitat is a privilege. Coming face to face with a thousand pound gentle giant is an experience unlike any other in the world!

    During your introduction to the Florida Fish & Wildlife Conservation Commission's "Manatee Manners" video, you'll learn all about manatees and how to behave around them. This ensures that you have a super time snorkeling with these gentle giants while not disturbing any other their natural...  more
  • Includes
    • Wetsuit
      Snorkel gear
      In-water guide/photographer
      Float noodles
      Master captain
      Coast guard certified vessels
      Bottled water
  • Exclude
    • Food
      Hotel pickup and drop-off
      Photos and videos (available for an additional fee at the end of your tour)