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Manatee and Dolphin Encounter


We are sorry, Manatee and Dolphin Encounter has no additional dates currently scheduled.

However, there are still plenty of things to do. See top rated activities below.

Wekiva River Kayak Tour
Econlockhatchee River Kayak Tour
Manatee Kayak Tour at Blue Springs State Park
2-Hour Cypress Forest Guided Kayak Tour
3-Hour Paddleboard Rental in Orlando

Schedule By Date:
Arrival Date:
Length of Visit:
Detail Duration: 2 hours
Manatee and Dolphin Encounter Photos (30)
What to Expect - A drive that is 20 minutes east of Titusville out on the Refuge
· No restroom facilities at the launch site (visitor center is the closest)
· Just under two hours on the water for a leisurely paddle
· Expect to get a little wet — depends on you (or possibly your friends)
· To see lots of wildlife and stretch those muscles a little
· To learn some basics about paddling and more about local wildlife
· To wear your life vest & whistle :)
· Great guides who enjoy their work and keep you safe
· Lots of outdoor fun and a desire to come back real soon

Pickup & Return:
Haulover Canal
Merritt Island National Wildlife Refuge
You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.

  • 2 hour kayak tour
  • Professional guide
  • Kayak
  • Paddle
  • PFD

Does not include:
  • Gratuities (optional)

Additional Information:
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • What to bring:

    · Clothes you don't mind getting a little wet. Towel (left in car)
    · Water Shoes — sandals or Crocs that can be worn in the water
    · Bring an extra change of clothes just in case...
    · Camera & Dry bag (optional) These are fairly useless to capture bioluminescence, but great for capturing people.
    · Bottled water, Snacks
    · Any special personal paddling gear if you like
    · You may bring a flashlight, though we will provide a safety light.