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Key West Mangrove Kayak Eco Tour

  • Get a close look at the Key West mangroves by kayak
  • Learn about the geology of the Florida Keys from a local guide
  • The tour travels at an easy pace and is suited for all ages, skill levels
Key West Mangrove Kayak Eco Tour
From US$50,00
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2 hr Morning kayak tourMost Popular
2 hour Kayak Eco Tour departing from Lazy Dog at 10:00 am. Check in is 9:30 am.
From US$50,00
2 hr Afternoon Kayak Tour
2 hour Kayak Tour departing from Lazy Dog at 2:00 pm. Check in is 1:30 pm.
From US$50,00
Explore the Key West mangroves on this guided kayaking tour. Learn about the geology of the Florida Keys and the region's coastal environment as you paddle shallow back country waters with a guide. Tropical fish, crabs, jellyfish, sea birds, and other animals make their home in the mangroves, so be on the lookout for local wildlife on your eco-adventure.
What to Expect
To start the tour, either get picked up at your Key West hotel or meet your guide at the Hurricane Hole Marina, where free parking is available. Once at the marina, learn about the equipment and get safety instructions before following your guide on a kayaking tour into the mangroves.

During the tour, have the chance to spot local marine life, such as tropical fish, jellyfish, sea cucumbers, and sponges, as well as the sea birds that inhabit the area's mangroves.

You also learn about the geology of the Florida Keys and discover what makes the coastal environment unique from your guide.

The tour ends at the marina, or with drop-off at your Key West accommodations.
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Well, we really saw manatees swimming under our kayak. Payton did a great job on our tour. This was one of the better things we’ve done on Key West. Also saw nurse shark, conch, sea star and sea cucumber. It was very relaxing and enjoyable.

Thank knbryant
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile
Great experience!!

This was an awesome way to spend our morning. John was our guide and he was super knowledgeable about the wildlife we got to see and Keys life in general. We saw some cool things including a queen conch, starfish, some crabs, a nurse shark,...More

Thank Mari L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile
Fun and educational

Brian showed so much enthusiasm and passion, it was contagious. The tour was really fun and relaxed. I have no previous experience and still had no problem kayaking. Definitely recommend!

Thank carol h
Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Great way to introduce young kayakers to the experience

Heather was terrific at introducing our 5-year-old grandson to his first kayaking experience. From explaining how to use his paddle to helping him hold a variety of sea creatures, she captivated this young one. Highly recommend this easy eco-tour to other locals who want their...More

Thank Linda C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile
2 Fantastic Experiences

Looking for a kayak tour in Key West, we booked Lazy Dog for their mangrove eco tour. We were picked up at our hotel by Heather, who along with her dog Timmy, was friendly and outgoing. We checked in and met our guide/instructor Heather G,...More

Thank Robin B
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