Date: Sept. 5, 2019
Departure Regions: Florida
Departure Cities: Inverness, FL, Ocala, FL, Wildwood, FL
Package price: $79 per person
Come and experience a little bit of the Old World in the New World.
Tarpon Springs is famous for their sponge industry and their talented sponge divers. The St. Nicholas Boat Line takes you on an educational and engaging narrated cruise through the historic sponge docks of Tarpon Springs. Learn about the different types of sponges and their uses when the diver in his traditional diving equipment goes overboard and returns with a sponge. The fascinating history of the sponge industry in Tarpon Springs is waiting for you.
Delight in fabulous Greek Cuisine at Yianni’s Greek Restaurant located in the heart of Historic Tarpon Springs. Yianni’s is the hottest restaurant on the sponge docks. They feature authentic Greek cooking with old family recipes brought from the Greek Islands.
Package Includes: Sponge diving exhibition cruise, lunch, motor coach transportation and bottle of water.