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Nothing Beats a Day on the Water with Family and Friends!
*All our Tours are Private however our Private Tours are less than some other companies Semi Private Tours! Scroll down for more info!
The best way to enjoy "Social Distancing " is by being outside on the water and we have the Perfect Private Tours on the Perfect Boats! All of our boats are cleaned, disinfected and set up with plenty of space for family and friends! Don't get stuck on some old beat up Rental Boat without a restroom when you can stay safe on a deluxe Pivate Tour for less! We attract researchers and have a passion for delivering the best Scallop Tours, Manatee Tours, Nature Tours, Sunset Tours and More for the Ultimate River Experience!
Everyone that visits our boats and our beautiful location says that the pictures simply don't do them justice!
We have two convenient locations on the Homosassa River
Our Deluxe Heated Cabin Yacht for Manatee Tours is located at the
Seagrass Waterfront Restaurant and Resort
10386 W Halls River Rd
Homosassa Florida 34448 and is only open from November 15th through April 15th for our Winter Manatee Season
Our 30 foot Heated Pontoon with an on-board restroom along with our 20 foot Deluxe Pontoon are located at
Shelly's Seafood and Fish Market 5380 S Boulevard Dr Homosassa Florida 34448 and is open year round
Our brand new beautiful heated 22 foot C Dory is perfect for both Scallop Tours as well as Manatee and Nature Tours. This boat is perfect for couples or a private tour for a group of four!
We are Rated #1 on TripAdvisor with all 5 Star Reviews!
Best Boats, Best Captain's, Best Prices, Awesome Scallop Tours, Manatee tours, Monkey Island, Gorgeous Scenery, Great Restaurants, Beautiful River & More! It just doesn't get any better than this!
Scallop Tours: Our Scallop Tours are amazing!
Scalloping is like a giant underwater Easter Egg hunt!
Scallop Season in Homosassa is open from July 1st through September 24th! We have three great boats to choose from for your perfect Homosassa Scallop Adventure! We furnish everything you need from Masks, Fins, Fishing License and most importantly we know where the Scallops are!!! Step aboard and let us be your designated Captain! Although we have had the same prices for 3 years and strive to make our Scallop Tours affordable! Due to recent gas prices please note there is a 10% Fuel charge on all our 6 hour Scallop Tours that will be included with your final price!
We have Two Person Private Tours for $195.00 (Special applies to our C Dory or our 20 Foot Pontoon!)
Three or Four Person Private Tours for $245.00 to $295.00 (Special applies to our C Dory or our 20 foot pontoon!)
Five or Six Person Private Tours for $325.00 to $350.00
If you have more than six people then call us as we would love to customize your Tour for the ultimate Manatee Experience!
For a detailed description of each of our boats just click on the Manatee Tour Page for all the details!
Fun in the Sun Tour Prices : Private tours on our 30 Foot Deluxe Pontoon with an on-board restroom for up to 6 people. 4 Hour Tour - $395.00
6 Hour Tour - $495.00 & 8 Hour Tour - $595.00
Splash and Dash Tours 3 Hour Private Tours
1 to 2 people $195.00 / 3 people $245.00 / 4 people $295.00
5 people $320.00/ 6 people $345.00
Nature/Dolphin Watch Tours:
Private Tours for up to 6 people on our 30 foot Deluxe Pontoon with on-board restroom: 3 Hour Tour - $350.00
4 Hour Tour - $450.00 *
Ask us about our 2, 3, & 4 person private tour Specials! Starting at just $195.00! This is a great Private Affordable Tour for those that love to spend time on the water!
Call and let us create the perfect tour- 352-322-3722
Swimming with the Manatees is definitely an experience of a lifetime and the only way to describe the Homosassa River and Blue Heaven River Tours is simply Manatee Magic! We welcome all ages and whether you want to get in the water or just want to enjoy the beautiful Homosassa River from the boat it will definitely be a day you will always remember!
Some of the most common comments about are Manatee Tours is how nice it is to be able to choose from all our great boats! Our 30 Foot Shaded Deluxe Heated Pontoon with an on-board restroom is like a party on the patio! This boat has a great swim ladder that makes it easy to climb aboard! Our 20 Foot New Deluxe Pontoon is also the perfect boat for couples or groups up to 6 and can go under the bridges for that cool Backwater Manatee, or Fun in the Sun Adventure! Then of course our Adventure Craft Cabin Yacht with an on-board restroom is the perfect boat to be able to stay warm when it is cold for our Winter Manatee Tours yet enjoy the outside seating and upstairs Flybridge when it warms up and is our #1'sought after boat! We also offer our brand new C Dory that is another perfect boat for couples or a group of 4. All our Boats are the perfect way to enjoy Social Distancing on the water! Our boats are so close the Springs and the Homosassa Nature Park which means you spend a lot less time getting ready and traveling and a lot more time enjoying your Snorkel Adventure! Our 30 Foot Deluxe Shaded Pontoon Boat and our 20 foot Pontoon has easy docking and is close to Monkey Island as well as so many of the wonderful restaurants that make it easy to catch bite to eat after a fun day on the water! When you arrive we will do everything we can to make your River Adventure the best you have ever had. We can take you from the Blue Water of the Springs all the way past Monkey Island and as far as the Gulf to see all the beautiful sights of the Homosassa River, the Estuary and Beyond!
All equipment is furnished, including mask, snorkels, wet suits for our Manatee Tours as well as fins, fishing license and everything you need for your Scallop Tour, ManateeTour, Fun in the Sun Tour to experience a fantastic day on the Homosassa River. Our Cabin Yacht tour boat is not your average old crowded and cold pontoon boat. It is a beautiful Cabin Yacht with warm indoor seating that is climate controlled for your comfort and is equipped with a restroom and comfortable seating for your winter time Manatee Tour Experience!
The following video is provided to the public from the FWC to help educate visitors and guests on the proper way to interact with Manatees! Although our Tours are located on the Homosassa River and not the Crystal River we still follow the same general guidelines and strive to help protect the Manatees while creating an awesome experience for our guests!
Our Cabin Yacht not only has wonderful indoor seating with so many glass windows so you can experience a panoramic view of the river. It also has wonderful outdoor seating and a second story Flybridge and sundeck that enables you to see all the Fish and Manatees and Wildlife even better! With an easy access ladder to get in and out of the water it makes the trip both scenic as well as easy to enjoy the beauty of the Springs and these amazing animals! With our boat docked at the beautiful Seagrass Restaurant and Resort so you can also enjoy relaxing at the bar or having a wonderful lunch or dinner while overlooking the river. Our second boat is our beautiful Trident 30 foot heated pontoon boat with an on-board restroom. This vessell is so comfortable and has so much room it is like a party on the patio and although we use it for our Manatee and Nature Tours, it is also our main Scallop Tour Boat and Fun in the SunTour boat that everyone raves about being the safest and most comfortable boat on the water! The Homosassa river is made up of one main spring and many hidden springs that keep the water temperature around 72 degrees to not only attract the Manatees but make it comfortable even in those colder winter months. The beautiful Estuary that leads out to the Gulf is simply breathtaking and once you get out to the Scallop grounds of the Gulf the only way to describe it is Paradise! We look forward to having you aboard to what so many say can be a life changing experience. Swimming with these gentle giants is an experience for both young and old that will have you telling all your family and friends about and Scalloping is an adventure for the family that is like no other! We also offer Sunset tours, Fun in the Sun Tours, Dolphin Tours, Fishing tours and all our tours go around Monkey Island and enloyall the beauty of the HomosassaRiver. Ask about adding a Kayaks or a paddleboard and let your family and friends take turns enjoying the full experience of being on the river. Our location and service will have you wanting to keep coming back!
Best Boats, Best Captain's, Best Prices!
That's why we are #1 on TripAdvisor for things to do in Homosassa Florida and why we have so many of our guest return year after year!
So whether you want a Manatee Tour, Fun in the Sun Tour, Nature / Dolphin Tour or Scallop Tour step aboard and let us be your designated Captain for the Adventure of a lifetime! Pack a lunch or visit your favorite restaurant and see why we have visitors from all over the world come to the beautiful Homosassa River and Blue Heaven River Tours!
Here are some helpful links to both our Chattanooga TN Boat Tour location
as well as our beautiful Vacation Cabin in Chattanooga as well as
the Seagrass Waterfront Restaurant and Resort located in Homosassa.
Seagrass offers wonderful food and drinks and has a beautiful location on the Waterfront of the Homosassa River!
Check out their Boat - The Island Girl for Semi Private Tours for individuals and groups! The perfect Tour for those that want to spend just over an hour on the water sightseeing and relaxing! Ask about a cruise and dinner combo!
We look forward to hearing from you with any questions and hope to have you all aboard!