Florida Manatee Tours
United States - Orlando Area
Florida Manatee Tours - Are you planning a trip to Florida and want to do something unique and could be considered a once in a lifetime experience? Of course you do thats why Nature Coast Manatee Tours is offering all Florida Tourists to come swim with the manatees. Please note we are located only in The Orlando and Tampa area. All tours include all gear needed and meals. Please check out are website for more information.
Describe tourism management for those who dont know?
That is a tough question it is monitored by the government and we are educated to the point we are almost Marine Biologist. We know more about manatee then any other creature out there I would say its all for the protection and education of the manatees.
What courses did you do in tourism?
Took classes in boating education obtained a Coast Guard Mariner Credential and have been doing the manatee swim and snorkel tours since 2007. The tours are conducted on a 32 foot Nautaline Houseboat it is very nice to be on in the winter months when the temperatures .
What advice can you give about your industry?
Show people the best time possible. Smile have a good attitude its about educating people that have never been to your area so it is a good idea to brush up on wildlife around you so when people ask you questions you can answer them to the best of your knowledge.
What tourist attractions are near by?
We are located 2 1/2 hours from the Walt Disney World area in Orlando Florida and we are Only one hour from the Tampa Bay area so it is a very short ride to come swim with the manatees. We are also only 2/12 hours drive time from Seaworld also as well as Universal Studios
What are the costs or packages available?
$99.00 per person but we are offering half off deals from LivingSocial and Groupon The tours come with all gear need and a light breakfast that consists of bagels donuts hot chocolate and fruit. The tours are 4 hours in duration. We ask all guests to bring towels and cameras