4884 Front Street, Ponce Inlet FL | Departures: 10:00am to 12:00pm, 1:00pm to 3:00pm & 4:00pm to 6:00pm Year Round / Summer Sunset Cruise 6:30pm June & July


Get to Know Our Daytona River Cruise Namesake – The Manatee!

Nobody is more familiar with the gentle sea cow than us Floridians. These beautiful, docile creatures can be found in shallow water all throughout Volusia County. Plus, as boating restrictions have improved throughout the state, we have been fortunate to witness an increase in the manatee population. But, what exactly

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5 Reasons to Try a Daytona Beach River Cruise This Weekend

If you’ve never experienced the beauty of a Daytona Beach river cruise like The Manatee, then you might not realize everything that makes these attractions so popular. However, you can capture all the same magic of a regular cruise without departing for ocean waters. All you have to do is

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Which Florida Animals Come Out in Spring?

Now that spring has fully sprung in Florida, there are some beautiful wildlife on the move that we aren’t typically able to see until winter has drawn to a close. The Manatee is well acquainted with many of the incredible animals that share our corner of Florida with us. Now,

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Back to School Daytona Beach Boat Tours with The Manatee!

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) stay curious about the world around them. Take a look.

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How to Prepare for a Manatee Boat Tour in Daytona

Manatee boat tours are a wonderful way to spend an afternoon on the water for people of all ages. The entire family can enjoy time on the water, learn from a narrated tour, and take in once-in-a-lifetime views. Here are a few ways to prepare for a Manatee boat tour

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