Swim where the Manatees live

About Swim where the Manatees live

Escape from the hustle and bustle of Orlando’s theme parks and discover the wildlife that calls this region home.

This is a rare opportunity to swim and snorkel with the endangered Florida manatees, as well as visiting the famous Homosassa State Park to view many of Florida’s endangered animals.


  • This experience is a must for animal lovers – not only will you get to snorkel with the endangered Florida Manatees, but you’ll also have the opportunity to see wild dolphins in their natural habitat.
  • Masks and snorkels are provided for you to swim, snorkel and interact with these rare and gentle creatures.
  • Manatees, also known Sea Cows, are gentle giants and they’ll often come to greet you or even roll over to be tickled.
  • After lunch you’ll visit Homosassa State Wildlife Park, famous throughout Florida for the rehabilitation of injured animals.
  • Visit their current resident manatees in an underwater viewing chamber, as well as meeting other endangered animals including the state panther, bears, alligators and even a hippo!
  • Get closer to Florida’s wildlife on this adventure tour – places are limited so book now to avoid disappointment.

Availability: This tour is available on Saturdays, except for some holidays including Christmas Day.

Transfers: Roundtrip transportation is provided from select locations within the Orlando, Kissimmee and Disney Areas

Departure Time: You’ll be picked up from 6.15am. The tour itself departs at 7am.

Return Time: You’ll be returned to your resort at around 5.30pm.

Duration: Please allow a full day for this trip.

Included: Breakfast and Lunch, Snorkelling equipment (Mask, Snorkel and Fins), Admission to Homosassa State Park

Not Included: Wetsuits (available for an additional fee)