Immerse Yourself in the Warm Waterways
The name Crystal River evokes the idea of clear, fresh waters, and that’s exactly what you’ll find here! From freshwater lakes to the ocean, Crystal River offers amazing spots to swim, whether you want to swim with manatees or get an introduction to the captivating challenge of freediving.
Come immerse yourself in the warm waterways and discover the wonders that lie underneath the surface on a Crystal River swimming experience!
Take the Plunge
There’s plenty to enjoy above the surface of the water in Crystal River, from stunning views to exciting wildlife. But the true magic can be found underwater. The clear waters of the lakes and ocean invite you to dive in and explore everything Crystal River has to offer!
If you’re a wildlife lover, you can’t miss the opportunity to swim with manatees. Crystal River is the only place in Florida where you can get in the water with these gentle giants and see their curious faces up close. It’s a unique and unforgettable experience to see them swim by you and do playful rolls in the water. There’s nothing more heartwarming than seeing a mother and her calf swim peacefully and munch on algae.
If you’re looking for something more challenging, wade into the increasingly popular sport of freediving. The warm, tropical waters of Crystal River are the perfect place to immerse yourself and explore the depths. Learn the basics in a safe environment with an introductory course.
Take a swim in Crystal River and experience what makes these waters so inviting! Browse our swimming experiences and book online today.