Guided Kayak Tours

Embark on a Voyage of Discovery

Join us at Crystal River Preserve for an exciting, guided kayak experience. Our knowledgeable river guides will lead you on a journey exploring the rich natural beauty and intriguing history of the Crystal River area. These tours are perfect for birdwatchers, sightseers, and photographers and are designed to accommodate small groups, ensuring each guest receives personalized attention.

Scenic Nature Guided Kayak Tour

What’s Included?

  • Kayak, life jacket, and paddle
  • Expert guidance through the preserve
  • Gratuity for your guide is appreciated for exceptional service (18-25% recommended, payable via cash or card).

Experience an intimate encounter with Florida’s pristine environment, guided by experts who are passionate about sharing their knowledge of this unique ecosystem. Book your guided kayak tour now and prepare to cast off into the heart of Crystal River’s untouched beauty.



Fishing Guided Kayak Tour

Join Manatee Mike for an Unforgettable Fishing Adventure! Our two-hour guided kayak fishing tour, led by our experienced guide Manatee Mike, introduces you to the world-renowned fishing destinations within the Crystal River Preserve State Park. Anglers may reel in species like snapper, trout, and snook. The specific fishing location, whether in the main river or Crystal Cove, will be selected by the guide to ensure optimal conditions.

Each tour is limited to 10 participants, maintaining a quality experience. All fishing equipment is provided, catering to both novice and experienced anglers.

To secure your spot on this immersive natural excursion, reservations are required in advance. Early booking is recommended due to limited group sizes.