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Captain Jack's Airboat Tours

#7 of 34 Tours in Everglades City Features Animals
200 Collier Avenue, Everglades City, FL
+1 844-326-2628
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Great to do the Mangrove & Swampland tour

We did the combo of Mangrove & Swampland tour. The Mangrove tour was definitely the best part. This... read more

Reviewed yesterday
The Hague, The Netherlands
Combo trip

We did the combination adventure which mangroves, grassland, zoo, and swamp buggy. First off after... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Chanel C
Jackson, Michigan
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
200 Collier Avenue, Everglades City, FL
+1 844-326-2628
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Reviewed yesterday

We did the combo of Mangrove & Swampland tour. The Mangrove tour was definitely the best part. This was done by Captain Jack's people themselves. The Swampland tour is done by Wooten's and starts from another location. The Mangrove tour takes you through the mangroves...More

Thank IwanBanens
Reviewed 3 days ago

We did the combination adventure which mangroves, grassland, zoo, and swamp buggy. First off after paying $278 for 3 of us we were informed we had to drive to a separate location to do the grassland, swamp buggy and zoo. It was a 2 hour...More

Thank Chanel C
Reviewed 4 days ago

My husband and I were researching online for which local airboat tour to travel to. It's very hard to make a decision purely off online details but I am SO glad we chose Captain Jack's! Our airboat driver was Dwain and he was awesome. He...More

Thank Kpage11
Reviewed 1 week ago

not a warm welcome - the young lady at the front told us she was really tired and couldn't get herself together. SO a little bit off putting. However this was quickly forgotten by the Captains. Our guy was Tray, he really knew his thing...More

Thank Bykergyal
Reviewed 1 week ago

Captain Brown did a great job explaining the Everglades to us, we seen an alligator and raccoon, he had a great sense of humor and made our trip very enjoyable, I will recommend him to all my friends.

Thank Jeanne M
Reviewed 1 week ago

First experience of an airboat, it was good fun, exhilarating at times. My wife didn't think as much as she barely opened her eyes, however it's much like a track day you get to watch as the captain clip appexes through the mangrove trees in...More

Thank Calum N
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Ok, we all know, the most everglades attractions are special for tourists. Yes but you have to do this! The mangroves airboat-tour with captain mark was awesome!! Thrillride and further education in one ๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿผ๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿผ๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿผ The graslands airboat-tour with captain thommy was so funny and also...More

Thank Frank D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Arrived there and they were not ready for us even though we had A RESERVATION! They assigned us " Captin Johnny" who arrived with an addittude and a heated discussion ensued as we wanted the shortest one in the group to ride in the front...More

Thank ge0gre
EvergladesJacks, Owner at Captain Jack's Airboat Tours, responded to this review

Thanks for sending your feedback. We're sorry you didn't have a good time. We spoke with Captain Johnny and he told us that you were unwilling to follow his safety instructions. Safety is our highest priority, and captains need to distribute weight evenly to keep...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It was the first time on an airboat and it was fun. You can opt for different boat trips on the Everglades but I opted for the basic ride, which was $40. This was a 1 hour ride, which was plenty of time to see...More

Thank Paul_b582711
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were there earlier today. They charge $39 each walk up rate but I'd seen that they were $37 on the internet. I mentioned this and no problem...we were charged the lower rate. Each boat seats 6 people. We were disappointed to not get to...More

Thank isabella1970
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Iq se no info. One price We want to book 4 adlts and 2 kids age 16 and twelve between 4/14 & 4/17 After 11am
29 March 2017|
Response from TerryNh | Reviewed this property |
I can't give specifics on the pricing but Captain Jack's website states they offer discounts for 3+ people plus there are coupons available on their website for various combo tours. Suggest you call them to get pricing and... More
How eco-friendly are Captain Jack's tours?
6 March 2017|
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Response from EvergladesJacks | Property representative |
At Captain Jack's we're committed to preserving the unique environment of the Everglades so future generations can enjoy it as much as we do. Our airboat tours are designed to be safe, fast, and fun. To generate the... More
My husband has some back issues. Would any of these activities be too rough for him? We no longer ride motorcyles or do rolloer coasters because of it.
19 February 2017|
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Response from Jrbish | Reviewed this property |
The 2 boat rides would be good, it's very smooth. The buggy ride was bumpy though.