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Everglades City Airboat Tours

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907 DuPont street, Everglades City, FL 34139
+1 239-695-2400
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Thrilling and educational

We were in Miami for our niece's wedding, but had a free day to explore. We made reservations here... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
bnwilensky
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Boston, MA
Better than I was expectiing.

I'll confess to a degree of cynicism about airboat tours before I went on this one: I was expecting... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
RoamingRobin
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London, UK
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The ONLY Tour to offer two way communication headsets!! Come with us and experience the finest fully narrated Everglades Airboat Tour Everglades City has to offer. We are the "Original" airboat company. We are locally owned, locally operated. All of our Captains are born and raised in South Florida and will give you a "True" Everglades Experience! Book an Everglades City Airboat Tour with any one of our "Professional, Courteous, and Knowledgeable" guides and enjoy the Everglades experience of a lifetime! Our Everglades Tour Airboats hold a maximum of six passengers for a more personable experience and our tour guides are USCG licensed and insured and will provide you with everything you need for a memorable Everglades Airboat experience. We are conveniently located just minutes from Naples, Marco Island and Ft. Myers Florida
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907 DuPont street, Everglades City, FL 34139
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were in Miami for our niece's wedding, but had a free day to explore. We made reservations here from home because of Tripadvisor reviews. The trip from Miami to Everglades City was spectacular! There were so many birds all along the north side of...More

Thank bnwilensky
Bruce M, Owner at Everglades City Airboat Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Congratulations to your niece on her wedding! We are grateful that you chose our company to provide you with an airboat tour on your free day! Thank you for taking the time to write such a detailed review of your day exploring the Everglades and...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I'll confess to a degree of cynicism about airboat tours before I went on this one: I was expecting the equivalent of being driven fast and doing hand brake turns. Turned out to be a very pleasant and informative trip and a positive experience. We...More

Thank RoamingRobin
Bruce M, Owner at Everglades City Airboat Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to publish this review. I am happy to hear your were pleased with your visit and tour with our company! Each Captain does his best to make the tour just as educational as it is entertaining. Every tour will...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great tour, narration, comfort. Captain Todd was a awesome, be sure to ask him about pythons, too. Highly recommend!

Thank K M
Bruce M, Owner at Everglades City Airboat Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you K M for visiting with our company!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We made a stop here in late January. We decided on this particular place to experience the mangroves based on other reviews we saw, we definitely made the correct choice. These captains are very well informed on the history of the area and share a...More

1  Thank clangonly
Bruce M, Owner at Everglades City Airboat Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Clangonly thank you for taking an airboat ride with us back in January! I am happy that you enjoyed your tour learning about our area. If you’re back in the Everglades again be sure to stop in and say hi!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

What a great time we had on the airboat tour, our guide was awesome, very knowledgeable and as friendly as can be! Highly recommend!

Thank Rus R
Bruce M, Owner at Everglades City Airboat Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you Rus for the nice recommendation of our company! We hope to see you again in the future!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Captain Steven was excellent in 2017 for our group of 2 grandparents, 2 adults, and 2 children. Narrative interesting and educational as well as "best water ride ever" comment from 8 year old grandson. 2018 trip with Captain Steven just as good - we were...More

Thank solson1206
Bruce M, Owner at Everglades City Airboat Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

It’s great to hear that you were able to see the different perspectives of the ecosystem here. Each boat that leaves the dock will be different than the last tour. No tour is exactly the same. We are grateful for each of your visits and...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Boats are comfortable and 2 way headsets are a plus. Capt Todd was very knowledgeable and told great stories. The weather was cool so we only saw one racoon and no manatees or alligators, but we still enjoyed the ride through the mangroves. Ride was...More

Thank Theresa C
Bruce M, Owner at Everglades City Airboat Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you Theresa for visiting with us and leaving a review on your visit! It is greatly appreciated!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We went out early morning. Expected to see some Alligatorer. After 15min we went into the Mangrove and did not see any Alligatores. After 30min we came out only seeing birds, but guide told us that he has seen only one for some days ago!!!...More

1  Thank Frank D
Bruce M, Owner at Everglades City Airboat Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Frank, I do apologize that the nature did not meet your expectations. The town and surrounding areas took a major hit due to hurricane Irma. Due to the limited accessibility of the areas we travel through, we cannot always get properly equipped vessels in the...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A great experience on an airboat thru the Everglades. Mostly on channel thru the mangroves. Our captain and guide was Todd, he turned our time into an educational experience. We felt very safe and never traveled at high speeds, great for old and young. Well...More

Thank bolson2016
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband and I took my family for an airboat ride through the Everglades. One of our party is in a wheelchair but these guys were amazing and made it so easy for us all. Captain Todd was informative and answered all our questions with...More

Thank suzy c
Bruce M, Owner at Everglades City Airboat Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you Suzy for taking the time to leave a review of your experience. I am happy to hear that your group had a great time on the airboat with Captain Todd! We look forward to your next visit with us!!

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katew w
9 February 2018|
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Response from suzy c | Reviewed this property |
Extremely, my sister in law is almost wheelchair bound but with the boat at the same height as the pontoon and docked sideways on, with just one small step she was onboard and seated. They even looked after the wheelchair... More
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williamlR9915AU
30 January 2018|
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Response from Bruce M | Property representative |
Adults are $42.00 (tax included) Children ages 10 & under are $22.00 (tax included) Military - per ID $39.00 (tax included)
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Aaron J
28 December 2017|
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Response from Bruce M | Property representative |
Good morning Aaron J! The airboat tour is approximately 1 hour long through the mangrove jungles and shallow water bays. We do offer a discount for anyone who provides a military or veterans ID at the time of purchase. Also... More
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