ATTENTION: Due to scheduled renovations, the show park is currently CLOSED, but the swimming area and kayak rentals are open daily. Waterslides weekends only. Mermaid shows, river boat & wildlife program are scheduled to reopen June 15. Please continue to follow us for any changes to the date. Thank you in advance for your understanding. If you plan to visit this summer, sign up for potential closures due to capacity by texting the keyword, WEEKI, to 82149. Follow us on Facebook or Twitter for updates.

weeki wachee boat tour

River Boat Cruise

Explore Florida’s Natural ADVENTURE TOUR

Take a tranquil ride down the pristine waterway of the Weeki Wachee River and discover the natural beauty of Floridian wildlife, flora, and fauna.

This amazingly scenic float along crystal-clear waters gives you the chance to see nesting bald eagles, mullet, cooter turtles, blue heron, wild turkey, deer, and colorful fish of all sizes. If you get lucky, your fascinating expedition may take you right alongside endangered West Indian manatees, so have your camera at the ready!

As you journey along, your River Boat Captain will inform and entertain you with plenty of nature tidbits, like the fact that Spanish moss is actually a member of the pineapple family.

Weeki Wachee Springs State Park also provides kayak rentals and paddling adventures for those who would like first-hand encounter with some of Florida’s native wildlife.

SCHEDULE

River Boat Cruises launch from within Weeki Wachee Spring State Park. The first boat leaves at 10am and runs continuously throughout the day. The last boat departs at 4:30pm. The boat ride is approximately 25 minutes long, and there is a 45 minute turn-around between boat rides. The river boat is ADA accessible.

***There will NOT be a river boat cruise beginning November 6, 2018–June 14, 2019.***

ADMISSION

River Boat Cruises are free with your paid admission to Weeki Wachee Springs State Park.