Swim Where The Manatees Live: It’s off to a team of professional manatee experts in Crystal River. In-route you will be provided a breakfast bags. Masks and snorkels are included for a fabulous, narrated boat tour on the picturesque Crystal River. You are encouraged to swim and snorkel in the home of the Florida manatee while under the guidance of certified dive masters.
A hot lunch is enjoyed mid-day.
To end your day, you’ll visit Homosassa State Wildlife Park, famous throughout Florida for the rehabilitation of injured animals. It is here you’ll have the chance to see the current manatee residents at the park during an informative and entertaining feeding session with one of the park rangers. You’ll also see bears, panthers, alligators and even a hippo as you explore the rest of the park.
This tour is the ultimate in nature at its best, yet exciting and informative all in one day. Remember the camera to capture those one of a kind memories.
Meeting/pick-up point: Please note pick up available from select locations in the International Drive, Lake Buena Vista and Kissimmee (Hwy 192) areas. For pick-ups outside of those areas, additional surcharges will apply. There are no pick-ups in Altamonte Springs, Maitland, Winter Park or the UCF area. All pick up locations allow free car parking. For hotel pick-ups, please wait outside hotel lobby and allow a 15-minute grace period from time of pick up for the bus to arrive.
Duration: Approximately 11 hours.
Start/opening time: Tour departs from Orlando at approximately 6:55am.
Dress code: Note to dress in Cool and casual comfortable clothing.