Florida's Plantation on Crystal River features manatee experience

MANATEE DIVEThe Plantation on Crystal River, about 80 miles north of Tampa, is offering guests the chance to swim with West Indian manatees in the wild this winter. The overnight plan, priced from $224 per room, double, covers accommodations in a gardenview room, breakfast for two at the hotel's West 82° Bar & Grill and a manatee snorkeling tour for two from the resort's Adventure Center with use of snorkel gear and a wetsuit. Also covered in the cost is a welcome bag with a plush manatee toy and manatee interaction guidelines. While the package is valid year-round for stays Sundays through Thursdays, prime manatee viewing season is October through March.

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