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Homosassa & Crystal River FL Attractions

Explore real Florida wilderness, view wildlife, kayak, and swim with the manatees.

7 Sisters Springs

The Chassahowitzka Wildlife Refuge offers Incredible natural springs to view swarms of fish and manatees in a transparent environment. Easily accessible by kayak anytime of the year.

Crystal River Preserve State Park

This Florida State Park is a diverse estuary of freshwater from spring-fed rivers and the Gulf of Mexico saltwater. Comprised of 27,500 acres of scrub, mangrove islands, and hardwood forests, it is a year-round destination for bird-watching, kayaking, and hiking. 

Ellie Schiller Homosassa Springs Wildlife State Park

Alligators, Hippos, and Manatees! Oh my! Ellie Schiller Park will give you a great view of a lot of the Florida wildlife including sea life, birds, reptiles, land animals, and native plants. Due to Covid some exhibits have been closed to the public, so it is recommended that you call ahead to plan your visit.

Nature Coast Manatee Tours

Citrus County Florida is the only place in the world where you can legally interact with and snorkel with The Florida Manatees. Nature Coast Manatee Tours specializes in private and non-private, manatee swim, scallop, and sunset tours. Check out their new appetizer cruises and fishing charters.

NJoy Spirits Distillary

NJoy is a family owned and operated distillery deep in the Chassahowitzka Wildlife Management Area. They offer tours of the distillery, tastings, as well as other events throughout the year. Check out their website or give them a call to find out what’s happening this weekend!