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3. Adventure Kayak Outfitters - 190 Taft Dr, Sarasota, FL 3423 (941 779-7426)
Explore Sarasota, Siesta Key, the Myakka River, and more on the incredible guided kayak tours from Adventure Kayak Outfitters. Equipped with only the best kayaks and gear, this company will guide you out to some of Sarasota's most picturesque and little-known spots for the best chances of meeting some local wildlife like dolphins, manatees, birds, and more. Glide through the mangrove tunnels and take in the terrific surroundings like never before on these simply awesome kayak tours, all led by native Florida guides who know more about the area than almost anyone else.
4. Island Style - 2433 N Tamiami Trail, Sarasota, FL 34234 (941 954-1009)
Take in the beauty of Sarasota Bay with Island Style Watersports. This company has been running water-based lessons and activities since the 1980s, so they have more experience with Sarasota's waters than most competitors. At Island Style Watersports, you're the boss; you can either rent a kayak and follow the planned-out routes and guides to enjoy kayaking adventures at your own pace, or sign up for a guided tour with a master naturalist who will inform, excite, entertain, and educate you with fascinating information about Sarasota's indigenous flora and fauna.
5. Biotica EcoTours - (941 350-4905)
Last but not least, we have Biotica Ecotours. Focusing on the wildlife of Sarasota, these tours are led by passionate, friendly guides who really know their stuff. In addition, each tour is limited to small groups only in order to preserve a sense of intimacy and avoid disturbing the natural environments and ecosystems. With years of experience and a scientific-level of knowledge about Sarasota's flora and fauna, these are some of the most educational kayaking tours in all of Florida. Tours can also be customized to suit every kayakers.