“Welcome to the Jungle!” The Silver Springs Guided Kayak Tours are available everyday!

Come take in Nature’s Biggest Show in and around the crystal clear water of Silver Springs State Park! From the unique vantage point of both time and place, our experienced Tour Guides will take you for an up-close and personal look at Florida’s amazingly diverse ecosystem! One of the best seats in the house for viewing wildlife, taking pictures, asking questions, and learning about the lore and history of Silver Springs! Learn about what’s going on behind the scenes with the cycles of plants and animals and become a positive part of the beautiful ecosystem! Paddlers are likely to see many types of fish, fishing and diving birds, herons, ibis, turtles and maybe even alligators all taking in the sun in this pristine wilderness! It doesn’t get any closer than this!

This tour is two miles long and takes approximately 1.5 – 2 hours to complete the loop. Tour space is limited depending on the group. Tour sizes can range from a few up to 15 -20 depending on vessel choice. We have single kayaks, tandems and canoes. Kayak rental, paddle, personal flotation device (PFD) with whistle, launch fee and experienced Guide.

Cost: $35.00 per person. This DOES NOT include your Admission Fee into Silver Springs State Park.

We are now offering the following tours:

  • Full Moon Kayak Tour, November 12th and December 11th.  Click here for more info.
  • Sunset Kayak Tour, every Thursday and Saturday. Click here for more info.
  • Kayaking for Beginners Course, every Thursday and Saturday. Click here for more info.