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Scuba & Snorkeling , Crystal River
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Meet manatees and other creatures calling Crystal River their residence on a guided tour, conducted by informative and helpful guides who can
Tours from $48
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Both a theme park and a zoo, Busch Gardens Tampa Bay offers a mixture of roller-coaster rides, live shows, dining, shopping, and interactive
Tours from $85
The Dali Museum , St. Petersburg
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For a glimpse at the creative process of a master of Surrealism, visit The Dali Museum. Here you'll see the largest collection of Salvador Da
Tours from $50
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Duration: 3 hours
Swim alongside the gentle giantson our professonally guides snorkles tours. Our tours include: full 5mm wet suits, mask, snorkel, hot chocolate, coffee, water and towel service. All our tours leave from our onsite private docks, with heated changing facility and hot showers!! This is a small-group tour of 14 travelers.
Book on Viator from $64
Zoo
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In addition to hosting exotic animals from around the world, ZooTampa at Lowry Park claims to display more species native to Florida than any
Tours from $48
Aquarium
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Delve into the wonders of the underwater world at The Florida Aquarium. Situated in the Channel District of historic Tampa, the aquarium feat
Tours from $28

Central West Florida

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The obvious draws of Central West Florida tourism remain its long sandy beaches, diverse wildlife, sparkling springs, and scenic rivers. Visitors also flock to this part of the Sunshine State for the lures of its big cities, such as Tampa, and the antique charms of its small towns, such as Dade. With a flourishing arts scene and bustling downtown area, St. Petersburg draws young crowds, while Clearwater offers active vacationers a vast range of year-round options for water sports. Winter home to manatees, Crystal River is the only place in the country where animal lovers from around the world can interact with these gentle giants in their natural environment. Whether you're looking for ways to cool down in the sizzling summer, awaken your inner naturalist, or have fun in the great outdoors, the emerald coast of Central West Florida is the right place for you. Use our online itinerary creator: Central West Florida and all its delights await.

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