These adorable funny mermaids when born average 3 - 4 ft long and weigh 60 to 70 lbs. They can grow to weigh 800-1200 lbs. and travel from salt to fresh water. There's a calf born every 5 years and they don't ween from their mothers for 2 years.
If you are lucky you will receive a manatee kiss! These Gentle Giants have traveled to this Florida paradise to rest and enjoy the cool and clear waters. In the winter the water temperature is a steady 72 degrees. To learn more about why the area is such a jewel visit http://www.floridasprings.org/visit/map/crystal-river/ .
Your tour will last as long as you like; there is truly no time limit!
On this tour you’re provided with everything you need; Snorkels, masks, and wet suits. Your tour also includes complementary drinks and snacks.
Your captain is USCG ( U.S. Coast Guard) certified. Safety and fun are of the highest priority. Our family and the manatees of Crystal River look forward to seeing you, your family and friends. We welcome large groups.
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- Tour Special! One day may not be enough. Plan on a second day for touring the islands, fishing or just enjoying the beauty of Florida Coast waters.
- Manatee tour and swim special; minimum of $210.00 ( party of three). Large parties welcome.
After deposit, pay the Captain $60.00 pp.
video; Manatee Protects her Calf, Discovery
video; William Dunn, 2014
video; Endangered Species, WWF