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Manatee and Dolphin Encounter

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    What to Expect
    What to Expect - A drive that is 20 minutes east of Titusville out on the Refuge
    • No restroom facilities at the launch site (visitor center is the closest)
    • Just under two hours on the water for a leisurely paddle
    • Expect to get a little wet – depends on you (or possibly your friends)
    • To see lots of wildlife and stretch those muscles a little
    • To learn some basics about paddling and more about local wildlife
    • To wear your life vest & whistle :)
    • Great guides who enjoy their work and keep you safe
    • Lots of outdoor fun and a desire to come back real soon
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Haulover Canal
    Merritt Island National Wildlife Refuge
    • 2 hour kayak tour
    • Professional guide
    • Kayak
    • Paddle
    • PFD
    • Gratuities
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • What to bring:
    • Clothes you don’t mind getting a little wet. Towel (left in car)
    • Water Shoes – sandals or Crocs that can be worn in the water
    • Bring an extra change of clothes just in case
    • Camera & Dry bag (optional) These are fairly useless to capture bioluminescence, but great for capturing people.
    • Bottled water, Snacks
    • Any special personal paddling gear if you like
    • You may bring a flashlight, though we will provide a safety light.
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 42 travelers
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    Reviewed 3 days ago

    Amazing kayaking adventure!! My boyfriend and I went on the Dolphin and Manatee encounter today for his birthday and we had an awesome time! Jadon was our main line of contact prior to booking. My boyfriend mentioned that of all the companies he’s called this...More

    Date of experience: October 2019
    Thank Roseuga
    Reviewed 6 September 2019

    So glad we chose this company. Bob, our guide, was awesome! He was professional, knowledgeable, friendly and really funny. It ended up just being my husband and myself on the tour. Lucky us! We saw many manatee, an alligator and a pod of dolphins! Could...More

    Date of experience: August 2019
    Thank JennyDeddo
    Reviewed 11 August 2019

    We had an excellent time today during our kayaking adventure! Kaiden was excellent! He was very informative, funny, outgoing and awesome at explaining everything! We want to thank you personally for making this adventure our favorite during our short visit to Florida!

    Date of experience: August 2019
    1  Thank Mhamilton14
    Reviewed 10 August 2019

    On Aug 8, 2019, we had a 10am tour. Unfortunately, no one was there when we arrived. We were confused. After calling, we found out that the company overlooked our reservations. We were just sitting ducks. The options given to us were: refund, another tour...More

    Date of experience: August 2019
    2  Thank Roxygyrl28
    Reviewed 4 August 2019

    This was an awesome experience I had the please to share with family. We all loved it and saw so many manatee close up. Brian our guide was awesome and knowledgeable. Thank you for the great experience.

    Date of experience: August 2019
    Thank Yadi1224
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