Manatee Facts

  • Citrus county is the only place on the planet where you can swim and interact with the manatee.
  • In 2012, upwards of 150,000 people from all over the world came to Florida to swim with the manatee.
  • Did you know that the closest relative to the manatee is the elephant?
  • The manatee have 3 to 4 fingernails on each flipper.
  • Each manatee has the potential get to up to 10 feet in length and weigh between 800 to 1200 lbs.
  • This could possibly be the best time you’ll ever have on a 3 hour trip!