Experience Silver Springs clear kayak tours with manatees, wild monkeys and so much more. Silver Springs crystal clear water and our clear kayaks make for an unbelievable wildlife adventure. Kayaking Florida offers 2 hour tours on the beautiful Silver River, one of the most beautiful rivers in the world.
Manatee season and migration has begun in Silver Springs. We are seeing manatees everyday, and as the weather turns cooler, even more will begin to filter in. According to the park manager, 350 last year and we expect even more this year. Book your tour early, because we book up fast. So exciting to be so close to these amazing creatures!
Rates – $69.00 per person. These clear kayaks are tandem kayaks. If you have an odd number in your group, they will be pared with someone from another group, or if available, the seats move and they will be able to paddle the kayak solo.
Skip the line to pay the park fees!
Prices do not include state park fees of $6.00 per person. You can pay the park fees when you arrive or you will have the option at check out for us to pay them for you and give you the receipt. Your receipt is good to get in the front gate and explore the rest of the park. There is usually a long line to pay the fees so if you opt not to have us pay them for you, then we suggest arriving at least 45 minutes early to stand in line and be sure you get on the water on time.
The maximum weight capacity for these tandem ( 2 people ) kayaks is 425 pounds. No one person can weigh over 250 pounds. These kayak will not float you if you exceed the weight limit. Strictly enforced. There are no refunds or rescheduling if you do not follow this manufacturer guideline.
Please read carefully – No shoes can be worn inside the kayak due to the scratches they cause. We will have a dry bag to store your shoes while in the kayak. Your feet will get wet entering and exiting the kayak. The spring is 72 degrees year round and the water feels warm in the winter cold days. If you don’t want to get your feet wet, this kayak tour may not be for you. No metal objects, bags, back packs, sun block ,insect repellant. Apply sunblock before your tour. We have these rules in place to assure that our crystal clear kayak will stay that way for all to enjoy.
What you can bring on your tour – phone or camera, towels, plastic bottled water. We suggest bringing a towel to cover your feet if it’s cold,
Tour times – 11:00 We ask that you arrive 20 minutes early, to use bathrooms etc… These tours start on time.
This tour is beginner and family friendly. Your guide will go over the basics of kayaking as well as how to interact safely with the local wild natives. Your guide will also take pictures and video of you and your magnificent adventure.
This is a public guided kayak tour in tandem clear kayaks. No kids under 6 years old for this public tour. We do offer private tours for families with kids younger than six and for groups, organizations and families that would prefer private tour. We do require a minimum of 6 people for all private tours. Please call or text us at 407-205-3631 for more information for private tours.
Items you may bring on the kayak. – towels, phone or camera, and bottled water, that it.
What to bring after your tour. – A change of clothes incase your butt gets wet.
About this clear kayak tour – This tour will touch base on the amazing history and wildlife of Silver Springs. Famous people, movies and the theme park, which was Florida’s first tourist attraction that started it all. You will see the glass bottom boats in action as well as old movie relics and sunken artifacts and boats along the way. Possible wildlife sighting of manatees, turtles, fish, epic water birds, wild monkeys and more.
Silver Springs is a kayaking Florida paradise and amazing treasure. So what in the world are you waiting for. Join us on one of our Silver Springs clear kayak tours and have the best and wildest tour in Florida you will ever experience. Book your tour today!