Sarasota Bay Explorers, Sarasota

#11 of 34 in Wildlife in Sarasota
Kayaking / Canoeing · Nature / Wildlife Tour
If you’re looking for an exciting, hands-on, educational experience on the water in Sarasota, Sarasota Bay Explorers is the crew for you. Our passionate, fun-loving team works in conjunction with Mote Marine Laboratory to provide interactive marine science boat trips for both public and private parties. From our renowned Sea Life Encounter Cruise to our guided kayak tours and nature safaris, we offer an experience for everyone. There is absolutely nothing we love more than sharing the wonders and magic of marine life with others -- we can’t wait to set sail for adventure with all of you!
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  • The pontoon boat was spacious. Snacks and drinks can be bought. There is a bathroom on board. We saw manatees and dolphins. The biologist on board was knowledgeable and fun. I would definitely...  more »
  • Great Tour! Educational and scenic. Jill was very knowledgeable and a great guide! Captain Rocky navigated the seas with ease! Would recommend to anyone to check this tour out when in the area.  more »
  • We had a great time on the Eco tour of the Sarasota Bay. The tour guides (Leah) and captain did an amazing job. We stopped and toured an island and they pulled up lots of sea life for us all to see. So educational and so fun. There are snacks and a restroom on the boat which was nice too. We definitely recommend doing this.
  • Had a great time! Brought my niece and nephew along and Jill made the experience that much better! She was very knowledgeable and made the boat tour a fun activity for everyone involved. If you stop by Mote Marine be sure to invest the little bit of extra money to take the trip with Jill and the Sarasota Bay Explorers!

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