CrossRoads is having four bus tours this season. The first tour is the Manatees and Solomon's Castle. The tour is scheduled for February 11, 2015. The bus is leaving the Tourist Church parking lot at 9:00 am and returning at 3:00 pm. The price is $30.00 which includes lunch at Solomon's Castle.
The castle was designed and built from recycled materials be Howard Solomon. It houses his home and galleries of his sculpting. Lunch will be served on the Boat in the Moat. There is a nature walk along the banks of the picturesque Horse Creek. They give you a tour through the house, and museum of his many inventions from his vast imagination.
On the way back to Sarasota they stop at Apollo Beach where you will be able to view wild manatees as they come in from the cold waters of the Gulf to warm up in the warm waterway beside the power plant. If it is a clear day, we can see dozens of these magnificent animals.
To make reservations call: 574-202-5800