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Spongeorama

510 Dodecanese Blvd, Tarpon Springs, Tarpon Springs, FL 34689-3128
+1 727-943-9498
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Sponges, soaps, diving items, and funky atmosphere …. stop by and see for yourself. Outside, the... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
FLworldwanderer
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Tampa, Florida
Spongeorama Tour

Wonderful family outing. Enjoyed every minute of it. Tour guides were great 👍🏼 Would definitely... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
nurseladybucfan
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Odessa, Florida
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This attraction features Greek sponge divers, Greek food and fun.
  • Excellent31%
  • Very good25%
  • Average22%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible11%
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“sponge industry” (29 reviews)
“gift shop” (21 reviews)
LOCATION
510 Dodecanese Blvd, Tarpon Springs, Tarpon Springs, FL 34689-3128
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+1 727-943-9498
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"sponge industry"
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"gift shop"
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"large selection"
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"different types"
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"interesting place"
in 6 reviews
"half hour"
in 7 reviews
"sponge museum"
in 6 reviews
"sponge harvesting"
in 5 reviews
"sea shells"
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"sponge divers"
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"saw dolphins"
in 8 reviews
"natural sponges"
in 7 reviews
"anclote key"
in 8 reviews
"the main street"
in 4 reviews
"movie"
in 73 reviews
"island"
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"souvenirs"
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Sponges, soaps, diving items, and funky atmosphere …. stop by and see for yourself. Outside, the St. Nicholas Boat Line offers a 40 minute boat ride, to experience a sponge dive.

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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Wonderful family outing. Enjoyed every minute of it. Tour guides were great 👍🏼 Would definitely go again. Recommend this outing. Fun in the sun.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited the Spongeorama shop and museum out of curiosity. Said it had the world's largest display of sponges (seriously doubt that). A rough and ready type shop selling sponges shells and soap. After five minutes I had seen enough and left.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The shop is very nautical in nature - mostly seashells and Greek soaps. There is a movie that tells about sponge diving which is interesting and a rustic museum with sponge diving artifacts.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I was disappointed because we purchased tickets for 11:00 a.m. to fit our schedule, and we were delayed twice to a 1:30 departure - which ruined our plans for the afternoon. The boat trip itself was fun - and the guys on the boat were...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The folks selling the boat tour out front were loud and pushy, including recommending their own restaurant as the best gyro in town (FWIW we did not eat there but did find a fantastic gyro down the street). The store/movie in the back wasn't open...More

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Reviewed 14 May 2018

The boat was nice, clean, and spacious. The crew were very professional hence the Captain provided a great narrative throughout the trip in describing a time Robert Redford filmed a movie at a home (which we saw) on the channel and so on etc... We...More

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Reviewed 30 April 2018 via mobile

My family came down from Chicago on vacation & we took them on this Awesome boat ride! We've been on it many times and love to take out of town families! We saw dolphins twice on this one boat ride and it was phenomenal! Then...More

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Reviewed 27 April 2018 via mobile

Had a great time. Collected some beautiful sea shells and got to see a lot of dolphins. Beautiful weather at the time of the evening cruise. Captains were terrific. Very knowledgable. Absolute great time. Will be looking to go again. Thanks

Thank Jason K
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Reviewed 23 April 2018

I had a very nice time. Nothing outstanding but just what I needed. It was a beautiful ride out with the Captain pointing out some interesting local features. I got to pick up a few shell and sink my toes in the warm sand. We...More

Thank Meredith K
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