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Family Adventure Charters

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Closes in 30 min: 6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Open today: 6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
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Most incredible experience!

If you are looking for the experience of a lifetime, call Capt Tim and book a manatee tour. We... read more

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Lynne S
Aurora, Colorado
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Awesome time!

Our experience was awesome! Captain John was awesome and informative! Even with some rain we were... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Largo, Florida
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Family Adventure Charters specializes in Private Manatee Tours, Fishing Tours, Dolphin Tours, Kayak Rentals Eco Tours. Family Adventure Charters can accommodate large groups for specialized tours. Reservations recommended, but not required. Walk-ins...more
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Hours Today: 6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
1 SW 1st Pl, Pete's Pier & Marina, Crystal River, FL 34429-4607
+1 352-445-5489
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Reviewed today via mobile

If you are looking for the experience of a lifetime, call Capt Tim and book a manatee tour. We went snorkeling and saw a couple manatee. I can not say enough about family adventure charters. We will be back with our family for another incredible...More

Thank Lynne S
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Our experience was awesome! Captain John was awesome and informative! Even with some rain we were able to see four manatees, great memories made!

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It was a wonderfull Manatee trip. We were with 5 persons from the Netherlands at the trip and everyone was happy after. The people who work at the center are funny and will do everything to give you the best experieance of the day. It...More

Thank Nick D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Manatee tour I don’t may have a better experience in my life. It was like having a dream. The people there are really sweet and the whole family was happy, it was unbelieveble. The Netherlands.

Thank Chaapo C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We just had the most fabulous boat tour and experience with Family Adventure Charters. Captain John was our boat captain and directed us every step of the way to see manatees and be as close as we could. He even helped guide us while we...More

1  Thank Monica R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

super easy location to get to, reasonable pricing and our captain was very knowledgeable and nice to talk to. Couldn’t have asked for a better experience !

Thank Hyacinthe K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This was so much fun! The staff was very friendly and professional. Our captain was kind and gentle. The manatees were amazing to watch.

Thank Julie J
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We trekked over from our Disney trip and were quite impressed with the personal attention we received. Our captain Janot answered questions about anything we inquired and was diligent in searching for the manatees safely and cautiously. He was great at pointing out where they...More

Thank cargirlmi
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I booked a tour and we were the only two on the boat. Capt Tim and his staff were the best! We learned about Crystal River and surrounding area. We were able to find two manatees and got to swim with them....More

Thank tnipper2018
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife and I are always having a difficult time finding something that our teenage grandkids would find somewhat enjoyable. Booking family adventure charter was a good move. We had a great time, the entire excursion lasted about two hrs, which was perfect. I recommend...More

1  Thank Ron M
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Una N
18 March 2017|
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Response from Family_Charters | Property representative |
I tell every one as soon as you know what day and time,I would go ahead and make a reservation. Thanks Capt.Tim
Alisa G
22 February 2017|
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Response from Family_Charters | Property representative |
Hello Alisa, I always do recommend the early morning,(7:30 AM).Thanks Capt.Tim
27 August 2016|
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Response from ScubaSik | Reviewed this property |
No. As far as we know all ages welcome, but it is snorkeling so they should know how to swim. They should also be mature and be able to follow directions. It is an absolutely amazing experience and everyone should be able... More