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 beautiful, brick-red light. Just read on to learn more!
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 (especially from the comfort of a relaxing river
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, its beautiful waterways and the animals who call it “home.”
Create a family-friendly day in New Smyrna Beach and make memories that will last a lifetime. Use these suggestions to learn how you can get up close and personal with Central Florida wildlife.
Fall is finally upon us! Here in Florida, it may be hard to tell—but soon enough, the sure signs of the season will be here in classic Sunshine State style. Read on to see what makes fall in Florida so special, as well as a few ways to celebrate the
Known for its abundant wildlife, lush nature, rich cultural heritage and scenic views, Daytona Beach is ideal for families, honeymooners and individuals looking for a perfect mix of adventure and relaxation this summer. Aboard The Manatee you get to enjoy all this and more, especially if you decide to book
A Daytona Beach river cruise aboard The Manatee is an ideal way to make a special day, even more memorable. Whether you are a local to the area, or coming from afar, Daytona Beach offers plenty of activities and experiences that will be enjoyable for the whole family, especially for
A boat tour in Daytona Beach is always an experience to get excited about – warm sunshine, pristine waters, great company, and a view you’ll remember for years to come. But for many visitors, the best part about these cruises isn’t the perfect weather or the relaxation being on a