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Manatee Photo Safari - Kayak and Paddle Board Tour

It’s Manatee Season! Ready your cameras and paddles, it’s the best time of the year for wild manatee viewing! Multiple Manatee families have made a home out of Jimbo’s Lagoon and absolutely love to pose for the cameras. Come join us in the early mornings or late winter afternoons for an exclusive Manatee Photo Safari with an occasional dolphin or two!  

 

Please keep in mind that these wild and protected animals. It is illegal to molest, harass, disturb, and even to hug a manatee. We will be viewing these beautiful, yet funny looking animals from afar.  We will kayak around our Lagoon in search for Manatees, we may venture out to the Virginia Key Cove where multiple manatee and dolphin sightings have been documented!

 

Virginia Key is filled with wildlife, you may see even more than just Manatees. If time and weather permits it, we may beach at North Point where you are able to see an array of different bird species and the gorgeous Miami Skyline.

PRICING AND INCLUSIONS:

  • SINGLE KAYAK: $75

  • STAND UP PADDLE BOARD: $75

  • TANDEM KAYAK: $150

Pricing Includes: 2-Hour Guided Experience, Equipment, Lifejackets, Paddles, Pictures,  and Parking.

  • Bring Your Own Kayak/Board: $50/per person

Must have lifejacket and light to launch with group

THINGS TO KNOW

Location: Virginia Key Outdoor Center (North)

3801 Rickenbacker Causeway Miami, Fl 33149

Please arrive at least 30-minutes prior to your event start time.  Late arrivals are non-refundable.

Difficulty: These paddles are suitable for experienced beginners. Conditions will determine length and final route. Not recommended for first time paddle boarding or kayaking. We will paddle at a leisurely pace.

Cancellation Policy: Full Refunds are available up to 24 hours prior to event start time. Cancellation requests must be made in writing to info@vkoc.net. In the case that there is severe weather prohibiting us from paddling, full refunds will be available to participants or the option to rebook at no cost.