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Private Scallop Quest - 6 Passenger Vessel from Homosassa provided by River Safaris And Gulf Charters

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Private Scallop Quest - 6 Passenger Vessel from Homosassa

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What you can expect during this experience
  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Gear/equipment sanitized between use
  • Hand sanitizer available to travellers and staff
  • Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
  • Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized
  • Social distancing enforced throughout experience
Updated 21/06/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Updated 21/06/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Overview
Itinerary
  • You'll start at
    River Safaris - Adventures on the Wild Side
    10823 W Yulee Dr, Homosassa, FL 34448, USA
    Please check in at River Safaris main office, the large green Key West style building with a large airboat out front.
    See address & details
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    River Safaris And Gulf Charters
    Stop: 5 minutes
    Start your adventure at this full service tour center featuring airboats, rental pontoons, manatee and scallop tours, a unique gift shop, cafe and home to our very own alligators; Van & Halen.
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    Pass by
    Homosassa River
    Monkey Island
  • You'll end at
    River Safaris - Adventures on the Wild Side
    10823 W Yulee Dr, Homosassa, FL 34448, USA
    Please check in at River Safaris main office, the large green Key West style building with a large airboat out front.
    See address & details
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Departure Point
River Safaris - Adventures on the Wild Side, 10823 W Yulee Dr, Homosassa, FL 34448, USA
Duration
4h 30m
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • Use of equipment (mask and snorkel gear)
  • USCG certified Captain
  • Bottled water provided
  • Saltwater Fishing License
Exclusions
  • Gratuities
  • Food and Beverages (unless otherwise specified)
  • Towel and Swimsuit
  • In water guide
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Pricing reflects a group of 1 to 6 people
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • Please bring a towel and a plastic bag to hold your belongings
  • Operates accordance with USCG safety standards
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Not recommended for travellers with back problems
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Travellers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Steven M wrote a review Sep 2020
Charlotte, North Carolina10 contributions2 helpful votes
Had a great time with Irish Dave and Matt. Found lots of scallops. would definitely go again especially with Irish Dave and Matt, great guys. Wonderful trip.
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Date of experience: September 2020
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Beckyarn wrote a review Aug 2020
Jensen Beach, Florida10 contributions
Wonderful trip start to finish. Scalloping, springs, kayaking, shopping, and so many other fun activities. We rented the wonderful tree house on the property, went scalloping and sprung swimming. Fun kayak paddle down to the monkey island too. The captain and all of the staff
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Response from SusanB6071, Manager at Private Scallop Quest - 6 Passenger Vessel from Homosassa
Responded 29 Aug 2020
It was our pleasure having your family at River Safaris & Gulf Charters! Thank you so very much for the outstanding review! We look forward to your return in September!
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Kimberly Baird wrote a review Aug 2020
Boaz, Alabama4 contributions
We absolutely had a wonderful time with Captain Irish Dave and his in water guide Matt! They were knowledgeable about where to take us to get scallops and we had a great time! I got around 15 scallops myself thanks to them thoroughly teaching me how to dive for them! I Would
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Date of experience: August 2020
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Response from SusanB6071, Manager at Private Scallop Quest - 6 Passenger Vessel from Homosassa
Responded 26 Aug 2020
Your family had the trifecta of tours! Scalloping, Airboating and Swimming with the Manatees! Irish Dave and Matt thoroughly enjoyed the two days spent with you family and it was my pleasure to help you arrange this! Come back soon - you are part of the River Safaris Family now!!!
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sheraldo1990 wrote a review Aug 2020
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Captain Irish Dave is the man! We found a ton of scallops and had a blast with him. HIGHLY RECOMMENDED!! Thanks again Irish Dave!!!!!
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Date of experience: August 2020
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Response from SusanB6071, Manager at Private Scallop Quest - 6 Passenger Vessel from Homosassa
Responded 23 Aug 2020
Thank you for your wonderful comments and praise of Captain Irish Dave! It was our pleasure to be part of your day!
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Michelle L wrote a review Aug 2020
Tampa, Florida50 contributions19 helpful votes
This is our second year going scalloping - and this time it was with Captain Fish. He took us to his "secret spot" and there were so many scallops and no other boats - we were able to get much more this year. We also paid extra to have a guide again, and Shanna was able to get
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Date of experience: August 2020
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Response from SusanB6071, Manager at Private Scallop Quest - 6 Passenger Vessel from Homosassa
Responded 23 Aug 2020
We love sharing our "secret" spots with our guests! Captain Fish and Shanna thoroughly enjoyed hosting your tour! Don't forget you can request them next year AND book early for your prime dates next year!
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About the operator

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Nicole V
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Irish Dave is the best!
Irish Dave was our guide and he was great! The tour was so relaxing and we got to see dolphins, manatees and so man
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cgmdbm63
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Great River Cruise
Captain Garwin was our guide. He was very nice and knowledgeable about the history of the River. We will ask for hi
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deborahsE4262UE
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Awesome!! Best ever!!
All was awesome!! Irish Dave was awesome!! We really enjoyed the boat ride. Iris Dave was a super awesome captain.
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Melanie S
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Fantastic Experience
The manatee snorkel tour was the highlight of our time in Florida and we highly recommend it if you're visiting in
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dianekE3562VG
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Manatee swim
A dream come true to swim with manatee’s; and a wonderful experience thanks to Captain Fish an JJ. They could not h
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chrishS2054QO
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Very educational, enjoyable, comfortable and exciting!
We actually went on MERMAIDS & MANATEES - FROM THE SPRINGS TO THE GULF which was guided by our captain, Gavin. What
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emsleezer
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Great time!
Captain Gavin was highly entertaining and gave us a great ride to the Gulf and back! I would highly recommended tak
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JillPersinger
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Pontoon Tour
We had an absolutely fabulous day with Captains Irish Dave and Gavin! They were very knowledgeable about the area a
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JSDavis0512
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Great experience
Our Captain, Gavin was great! Very personable Knowledgeable and fun! We had such a great time and look forward to c
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ejsrei
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Pontoon Trip
We had an excellent time Gavin gave us an excellent tour and very informative! The store and ticketing was clean an
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dogfamily12
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Awesome Airboat Tour
Beautiful views, lots of bird life, interesting plant life. Captain Fish shared his knowledge of the area and was a
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dogfamily64
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Awesome airboat tour!
Captain Fish was a wonderful guide, giving us some local history, info on plant and bird life, and pointing out thi
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jamiesN2222GW
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We will be back for a manatee swim experience.
Irish Dave was great! Learned alot about old homosassa the springs and the manatees, wonderful relaxing pontoon boa
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rcherndon71
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Airboat ride
Had a wonderful experience. Captain Gavin was very knowledgeable and made sure we enjoyed the ride! Would recommen
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murphcat102
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Great Day on the Homasassa River!
Captain Irish Dave was the best tour guide! We did the 75 minute pontoon boat river tour. He entertained us with s
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  • Duration: 4h 30m
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