Crystal River: Manatee Viewing Eco-Cruise


Explore the outstanding scenery and diverse wildlife of Kings Bay National Wildlife Refuge in an eco-friendly way. Observe the world-famous manatees in their natural habitat without getting wet.

About this activity

  • Free cancellation

    Cancel up to 24 hours in advance for a full refund

  • Duration

    1.5 hour


  • Highlights
    • Obeserve wild Florida manatees in their natural home
    • Relax on a boat cruise throughout a 600-acre bay
    • Behold the great diversity of the "Manatee Capital of the World"
  • Full description
    Discover authentic Florida on this manatee viewing cruise in Crystal River, FL. Aboard a US Coast Guard-certified vessel, where you will join an experienced Master Captain for a journey into the tranquil waters of Kings Bay, a refuge for the gentle giants.

    The seasoned Captains are adept at finding manatees year-round, ensuring an exceptional tour during any season. As Crystal River proudly holds the title "The Manatee Capital of the World," you'll have the opportunity to see these world-famous wild manatees in their natural habitat.

    Be ready to capture the picturesque scenery and diverse wildlife that call this refuge home, including a variety of bird species, turtles, and the occasional dolphins. While cruising and exploring the region, learn all about the history of Kings Bay, the biology and ecology of manatees, as well as facts about other creatures that live alongside them - A truly nature lovers' eco-tour.
  • Includes
    • 90 Minute eco-cruise
      Bottled water
      Soft Drinks
      USCG Master Captain
  • Exclude
    • Pick and drop-off