Copyright 2017 - ● Manatee Observation and Education Center ● 480 North Indian River Drive Fort Pierce, FL 34950-3024 ● 772.429.6266

 

INDIAN RIVER LAGOON WILDLIFE BOAT TOURS

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Climb aboard the 'Gator' to enjoy a covered pontoon boat tour of the majestic Indian River Lagoon (IRL). During the 90 minute cruise, you will enjoy the beautiful scenery and learn about the animals and plants that live in and around the Indian River Lagoon.
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The IRL is North America's most diverse estuary and is designated as an estuary of national significance. The IRL is home to more than 4,000 plant and animal species, including 310 species of birds; the most diverse bird population anywhere in North America.                                                 
 Manatee, dolphin, birds and fish are just a few of the wildlife species that you might encounter. An on-board naturalist provides fascinating facts and information about Florida's unique ecosystems and local wildlife.

Manatee, dolphin, birds and fish are just a few of the wildlife species that you might encounter. An on-board naturalist provides fascinating facts and information about Florida's unique ecosystems and local wildlife.
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 Tours offered daily and reservations are recommended. Tours require a minimum of 6 paying passengers and are subject to weather conditions.
Tour Time is 1:30 pm (additional times available during season)    Adults   $23     Seniors (65+)   $20     Children (3-12)   $15
 Tickets available in the Vanishing Mermaid Gift Shop. Call 772-429-6267 for information and reservations.