Homosassa: Gulf of Mexico Airboat Ride and Dolphin Watching
- Duration: 1.5 hours
Swim with manatees in the spring-fed King’s Bay Wildlife Refuge in Crystal River, home to the world’s largest population of the endangered creatures during the winter. Encounter these gentle giants in their natural habitat. Benefit from the services of a Coast Guard certified captain and in-water educator and photographer. Learn about the animals in a classroom-type setting and get tips to make the most of your day. Hear about passive interaction to make sure that the animals enjoy the experience just as much as you do! Then, suit up and board a covered pontoon boat to immerse yourself in the manatees' world. Be treated like royalty aboard the boat and see the wildlife refuge in style. Return to the facility at the end of your adventure and visit the one-of-a-kind gift shop! Hear about other local attractions and restaurants, and get answers to any questions you may have before you dep...
We had so much fun. The Manatees are so massive and docile. Our tour guides Paige and Troy were so knowledgeable and great at spotting the manatees for us. Definitely recommend this tour.
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Our guide, Irish Dave, was teriffic. Lots of knowledge of the river, mangroves, birds and sea life. Stopped to see about 20 sharks from hammerhead, black tip and tiger. All in all, I highly recommend Irish Dave.
Better than any amusement park and absolutely peaceful! Captain Fish was amazing and very personal and educational! My family will definitely be going back!
This was a birthday gift for my wife and our daughter went along. It was our first airboat ride. It was great. Great way to see the river and Gulf.
Gavin was awesome and informative. We saw two sting rays.
Mike Fish our captain made the excursion very enjoyable.