Crystal River Watersports

Swim with the manatees daily with Crystal River Watersports. We are a small family owned business that specializes in manatee and Eco-tours. Most of our boats are booked with a maximum of 6 guests, and we have one boat that can carry up to 10 people to accommodate larger families/groups.

Each tour has a Coast Guard licensed captain and in water guides and we provide all in-water gear . We are a Guardian Guide approved shop of the Save the Manatee Club (one of only 2 in Florida!)

Currently we are offering only Private Boat tours, so guests can enjoy their tour without having to worry about social distancing or crowds. Please check our webpage for answers to frequently asked questions and how we are working to keep you safe while you have fun!

If you are interested in Scuba diving, we are your Crystal River PADI 5 Star Resort for snorkeling , scuba diving and scuba instruction. Offering scuba certifications to the professional level. Regular trips to Rainbow River, Devil's Den, Blue Grotto, Manatee Springs, and Paradise Springs. Travel to dive locations in FL and beyond.

Best Fishing guide & , Scalloping Tours.

Small marina with boat ramp and some overnight dockage. Plenty of parking and less congestion than most other ramps in the area.

Bait & Tackle available.



Birding, Scuba/Diving, Snorkeling, Water Recreation


Boat Ramp, Boat Ramp, Bus Parking, Concessions

Average Visit Time

2 - 3 hours, 2 - 3 hours, Half day

Fishing Type

Charter Captain, Fly Fishing, Inshore Charters, Near Shore Fishing

Guest Information

Family Friendly, LGBTQ Friendly