Wekiva River Tour

Sanford, FL

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Paddle your way through the pine flat woods and black water swamps during this scenic Wekiva River Kayak Tour in Florida!

  • Explore this beautiful stretch of Central Florida with a 5-star rated tour provider on TripAdvisor
  • Observe the area wildlife of alligators, manatee, wading birds, and maybe even the rare black bear
  • Enjoy a light lunch as you will take a short picnic break on the Wekiva River's edge
  • Come experience some of Florida's hidden natural wonders during this amazing Wekiva River Tour!

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Paddle your way through the pine flat woods and black water swamps during this scenic Wekiva River Kayak Tour in Florida!

  • Explore this beautiful stretch of Central Florida with a 5-star rated tour provider on TripAdvisor
  • Observe the area wildlife of alligators, manatee, wading birds, and maybe even the rare black bear
  • Enjoy a light lunch as you will take a short picnic break on the Wekiva River's edge
  • Come experience some of Florida's hidden natural wonders during this amazing Wekiva River Tour!
Location

Sanford, FL

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Year-Round:
Daily - 9:00 AM

Booking Information
For this experience, it is recommended to request bookings at least 7 days in advance.

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    Locals and visitors alike are sure to enjoy this escape from the hustle and bustle of the city life and experience the undisturbed wild and scenic rivers on this Wekiva River Kayak Tour!

    This approximately 4-hour paddling trip along the Wekiva River is one of the most scenic wildlife tours in Central Florida. As you enjoy your leisurely paddle through the clear waters, sand pine scrubs, hammocks, pine flat woods, and black water swamps make sure and keep an eye out for the wildlife in the area. Some creatures you might run into during the tour include alligators, manatees, wading birds, and possibly a rare black bear sighting!

    All this beautiful scenery and paddling might make you hungry! During the tour you will make a stop along the river's edge and enjoy a light lunch provided picnic style. At the conclusion of your paddling adventure, your tour providers have arranged for a shuttle to pick you up at the river's end and take you back to your vehicles. 

    Come and enjoy a wonderful day of paddling the clear Wekiva River waters and observing the beautiful wildlife during one of the most scenic kayak tours in central Florida!

    Essential Information
    • No experience necessary
    • Recommended to bring sun protection, clothes that can get wet, waterproof camera, and tips for your guide
    • All ages welcome but participants must know how to swim
    • Water will be provided 
    • All equipment is included (including kayak, paddles, and life jacket)
    Duration
    This tour lasts approximately 4 hours.
    Experience Provider Info
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    Maximum Participants
    You will be accompanied by up to 16 guests during this tour.
    Spectators
    This experience is only for those booked on the tour.
    Weather Dependent
    This experience does run rain or shine but may be rescheduled due to high winds or severe weather. Please always contact your experience provider directly with any concerns about the weather.
    What To Wear
    Wear weather appropriate clothing that you don't mind getting wet. Sun protection (hat, sunglasses, sunscreen, etc.) is also recommended.
    Booking Information
    For this experience, it is recommended to request bookings at least 7 days in advance.
    Cancellation Policy

    Once you have scheduled a date and received a booking confirmation, no refunds will be given. Cancellations and rescheduling are allowed up to 72 hours prior to the experience. Failure to appear on your booked date or to cancel and reschedule at least 72 hours prior to your booked date will result in the loss of the value of your experience.

    Are children welcome on the tour?

    Absolutely! Children of all ages are welcome, but they must know how to swim in the case of an emergency. Small children will be paired with their adult chaperone in a tandem kayak.

    Are there any weight restrictions?

    No, but please let us know at the time of booking if you weigh more than 225 pounds so arrangements can be made for an appropriately sized vessel. 

    Will water be available?

    Bottled water will be provided for drinking. 

    What do I need to bring?

    All required equipment for the tour will be provided (including life vests). You may want to bring sun protection, clothes that can get wet, a water proof camera, and tips for your tour guide.

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