Visit the Homosassa Region!
Homosassa is a great place to visit for a day, weekend, or week! Our area offers great restaurants, fun attractions, amazing wildlife, and great parks.
- Take a boat tour and stay for more fun!
- Enjoy of all the natural beauty of the Homosassa River!
- Eat, drink, plan, explore nature's wonderland!
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Family-owned and operated fresh fish market - next door to our pontoon boat location too! Shelly has been a commerical fishermen for over 37 years. They harvest, process and sell locally caught fish and crabs in Homosassa Florida.
WildSassa features made from scratch kitchen food. You can't beat their shrimp burger-no filler! Wildsassa is next door to our pontoon boat location! Walk over for a great lunch.
The Museum Cafe
The Museum Cafe offers award-winning, hand-crafted #1 Cuban sandwiches. Choose from black beans & yellow rice, Spanish bean soup, and deviled crab, too. While you are there, visit the prining museum.
Crumps's Landing Beachside Tiki creates a resort feel with it's patios, beach, cabanas, live music, and kid's zone. Dine on our boats or stop by for lunch.
Beautiful waterfront park with picnic tables - - next door to our pontoon boat location too!
Sugar Mill Ruins Historic State Park
The remnants of a thriving sugar plantation reveal a complex history of slavery and a country in turmoil - - close to the boats!
Homosassa Springs Wildlife State Park
An up-close encounter with Florida's wildlife! The park is home to alligators, black bears, red wolves, Key deer, flamingos, whooping cranes, the famous oldest hippo, Lu. - - close to the boats!
Unique island home of spider monkeys - - see it on every one of our tours!
Hampton Inn Crystal River
Top hotel with free breakfast about 10 minutes away - ask for Chuck's Blue Heaven River Tour discount
Holiday Inn Express Crystal River
Quality hotel with free breakfast about 10 minutes away - ask for Chuck's Blue Heaven River Tour discount
Quality Inn Crystal River
Comfortable hotel with free breakfast about 10 minutes away - ask for Chuck's Blue Heaven River Tour discount
Cozy cottages close to the river about 5 minutes away - ask for Chuck's Blue Heaven River Tour discount
Comfortable hotel with free breakfast about 40 minutes away - good rates during busy scalloping season
Holiday Inn Express Brooksville
Quality hotel with free breakfast about 45 minutes away - good rates during busy scalloping season
Homosassa is known for its stunning natural beauty. The area is home to the Homosassa Springs Wildlife State Park, which is a great place to see and learn about local wildlife, including manatees, alligators, and various bird species. The park also offers opportunities for boating, kayaking, and fishing in the pristine waters of the Homosassa River.
Homosassa is one of the best places in Florida to see manatees up close. During the winter months, large numbers of manatees migrate to the warm waters of the Homosassa River, and you can take guided tours or rent a kayak to observe these gentle sea creatures in their natural habitat.
Homosassa is near one of the best places in Florida to go scalloping. During the summer months, you can take a guided tour to dive for scallops. It's a fun activity plus you get to take a delicious dinner home!
If you enjoy outdoor activities, Homosassa offers plenty of opportunities. The area is a paradise for fishing enthusiasts, with abundant saltwater and freshwater fishing options. You can also explore the nearby Chassahowitzka National Wildlife Refuge, go hiking or biking in the Withlacoochee State Forest, or play golf at one of the local courses.
Homosassa has a rich history, and you can explore it at the Homosassa Heritage Council's Old Homosassa Museum. The museum showcases artifacts, photographs, and exhibits that tell the story of the area's past. Additionally, you can visit the Yulee Sugar Mill Ruins Historic State Park, which provides a glimpse into the area's sugar plantation history.
Relaxation and Tranquility
If you're looking for a peaceful getaway, Homosassa offers a laid-back atmosphere with small-town charm. You can unwind by strolling along the waterfront, enjoying a meal at one of the local seafood restaurants, or simply taking in the serene surroundings.
Overall, Homosassa, Florida, is a wonderful destination for nature lovers, outdoor enthusiasts, and those seeking a tranquil getaway. Whether you're interested in wildlife, outdoor activities, history, or just enjoying the beauty of nature, Homosassa has something to offer.