Banana Bay Tour Company

 
Embark on an ecological adventure with Banana Bay Tour Company. Groups will have opportunities to spot a variety of marine life during Banana Bay Tour Company's cruises. Tours sail the waters of Southern Florida, allowing groups to spot dolphins osprey, herons, egrets, pelicans, and manatees. Groups will enjoy nature while learning about marine life in their natural habitat. Private and group charters are available.
 
Contact Info
Address: 5781 Cape Harbour Drive, Cape Coral, FL 33914. Lee County. 
 
Tel: 239-728-8687. 
 
 
 
Hrs: Vary.
 
SCHOOLS
Hop aboard a Banana Bay Tour Company cruise with your students for an ecological experience! The boat’s captain and crew will narrate the tour, teaching students about marine life, Southwest Florida's ecosystems, and more. Onboard activities for students such as labs and games are designed to align with Florida State Curriculum Standards in science. Field trips can be customized to meet specific curriculum goals. Bring lunch to eat on the boat or add catering to your field trip. Learn more about field trips.
 
Contact Info
Contact: Group Tours, 239-728-8687.
 
Trip Info 
Grade Level: All grades.
 
Group Size: Varies.
 
Activity Type: Day Trips, Guided Tours.
 
Recomm. Length of Visit: 1.5-3 hours.
 
Recomm. Ratio of Students to Staff: Varies.
 
Registration: Phone.
 
Food Options: Bring your own, Catering, Gluten-free.
 
Cost: Fee.
 
SUPPORTS CLASSROOM LEARNING IN: Science.
Topics Covered: Environmental studies, biology, animal science, ecosystems.
 
SCOUTS
Scout groups are welcome to work on scout badges on a cruise with Banana Bay Tour Company. In addition to a narrated tour of Southwest Florida's ecosystems, scouts can participate in on board activities such as labs and games. Requirements for Mammal Study, Bird Study, and other badges/patches will be kept in mind when creating special onboard activities for your scout group. Bring lunch to eat on the boat or add catering to your field trip. Learn more about group trips
 
Contact Info
Contact: Group Tours, 239-728-8687.
 
Trip Info 
Grade Level: All grades.
 
Group Size: Varies.
 
Activity Type: Day Trips, Guided Tours.
 
Recomm. Length of Visit: 1.5-3 hours.
 
Recomm. Ratio of Scouts to Staff: Varies.
 
Registration: Phone.
 
Food Options: Bring your own, Catering, Gluten-free.
 
Cost: Fee.
 
SUPPORTS SCOUT BADGES IN: Science.
Topics Covered: Environmental studies, bird study, mammal study, biology, animal science, ecosystems.

Lesson Plan To Enrich This Class Trip

Dolphin/Whale Watching Lesson Plan

The blue whale is the largest animal to ever have lived on Earth – larger than any of the dinosaurs. Dolphins use echolocation to find food and navigate. This is a natural version of radar. Dolphins can jump as high as 20 feet out of the water!... Continue