Top 4 Activities in New Smyrna Beach
Fri, Oct 16, 2020
New Smyrna Beach is home to many attractions and fun activities to thrill everyone in your group. Read on to learn how you can maximize your Central Florida fun. Read More
Back to School Daytona Beach Boat Tours with The Manatee!
Sun, Aug 23, 2020
Back-to-school season is upon us—and here in Ponce Inlet, there are abundant fun, educational opportunities to supplement what your child is learning at school! Read on to see how our Daytona Beach boat tours can help kids (and kids-at-heart, too) st... Read More
Celebrate National Lighthouse Day with The Manatee
Sun, Jul 26, 2020
Here at The Manatee, we are proud to cruise by natural vistas and local landmarks every day—including the famous Ponce Inlet Lighthouse! In honor of National Lighthouse Day on August 7th, we’re taking a closer look at the history behind this beautifu... Read More
Daytona Beach Things to Do: Get to Know Sea Turtle Season!
Wed, Jun 24, 2020
Every year, sea turtles make anywhere from 40,000 to 84,000 nests along Sunshine State coasts—with many of them being made right here in Ponce Inlet and Volusia County! Wildlife watching is one of the most popular things to do near Daytona Beach (esp... Read More
Your Safety Is Our Priority
Thu, Mar 12, 2020
The Manatee is excited to announce the return of our beloved river tours! Now operating at reduced capacity - while still following only the most rigorous cleaning and sanitizing standards - we are welcoming families aboard to explore Ponce Inlet, it... Read More