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Florida Cracker Airboat Rides & Guide Service

#1 of 44 Tours in Vero Beach Features Animals
County Road 512, Blue Cypress Recreation Area, Vero Beach, FL 32966
+1 772-563-0001
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The highlight of our Florida vacation every year!

This is the best way to spend a morning. Captain Lawrence is amazing and goes above and beyond to... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Tammie K
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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Captain Lawrence is the best

You will be informed and entertained way beyond what you would expect for the cost. You will see... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
jsokolnicki
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Vero Beach, Florida
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Come see real Florida on a true custom airboat built by Capt. Lawrence. While gliding along and enjoying the sights Capt. Lawrence will narrate through talk around headsets. His vast knowldge of the history of area and the aqutic life will amaze young and old alike. With over 35 years of airboat knowldge and 8 years in the tour business with a perfect safty record he is Vero Beaches most experienced airboat Capt. Please take time to read some of the reviews from customers all over the world that have experienced what makes Florida Cracker so popular and keeps them comming back.
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County Road 512, Blue Cypress Recreation Area, Vero Beach, FL 32966
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is the best way to spend a morning. Captain Lawrence is amazing and goes above and beyond to give you a great experience. Always in awe of what he can find and how much he knows about the area. You can tell by his...More

1  Thank Tammie K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

You will be informed and entertained way beyond what you would expect for the cost. You will see more gators and learn about other wildlife than you'd expect for the time on the water

Thank jsokolnicki
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Captain Lawrence was amazing...did a great job showing my family & I the sights. I called two days before to reserve my spot over the phone...they were nice enough to text me specific directions. I was nervous about attire, footwear, if we'd get wet &...More

1  Thank aircoaster78
Delsey K, Owner at Florida Cracker Airboat Rides & Guide Service, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

We are so glad that you all enjoyed it & that it also helped with the directions being texted to you. We enjoy sharing what we love to do & have done our whole lives. Thank you!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Captain Lawrence was a terrific on our airboat tour. He is very knowledgeable and friendly. Would recommend for anyone in the area to stop by and take a tour.

1  Thank Elizabeth G
Delsey K, Owner at Florida Cracker Airboat Rides & Guide Service, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you, I love what I do & enjoy sharing it wIth you!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Capt. Lawrence Kyzer did an awesome job with the air boat ride for me and my family. Lawrence is a native and very informative about the area. He was so good my son and I went a 2nd time 1 day later couldn't of had...More

1  Thank mjg733
Delsey K, Owner at Florida Cracker Airboat Rides & Guide Service, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

We really appreciate you coming back a second day, it's nice to see that people appreciate what we do & the time we spend taking care of you. I'm glad you enjoyed it both days! Thank you!!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Capt Lawrence provided a friendly and educational tour to our family. Clean. Safe. Highly recommend.

Thank dsteinsr
Delsey K, Owner at Florida Cracker Airboat Rides & Guide Service, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

We are glad you all enjoyed our tour, thank you!

Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

My family enjoyed this adventure while on vacation in Vero Beach. Captain Lawrence was the best! Very knowledgeable and entertaining. We saw a number of gators and many birds including nesting Ospreys. We also saw Lillies, Lotus blossoms and cypress trees. We were very impressed...More

Thank mwdun
Delsey K, Owner at Florida Cracker Airboat Rides & Guide Service, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

We are so happy that you enjoyed our tour, having grown up here really makes a difference in our knowledge of the area. Thank you!

Reviewed 11 July 2017

Huge thanks to Captain Lawrence at Florida Cracker Airboat Rides and Guide Service for an amazing tour of the St. John's River today! Captain Lawrence's knowledge as a native of the area is unbelievable, and he makes sure to point out everything you hope to...More

Thank DrJeremyBishop
Delsey K, Owner at Florida Cracker Airboat Rides & Guide Service, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

You're welcome, I'm glad to know that you really enjoyed learning about this beautiful area & were able to see everything in its natural environment . Thank you!

Reviewed 10 July 2017

This is my second time to go on this tour with my kids (11 & 8). We loved it! Lawrence is very knowledgeable and knows how to find the gators. Learned many interesting things and saw all kids of birds, trees, plants and gators! This...More

1  Thank kmcook73
Delsey K, Owner at Florida Cracker Airboat Rides & Guide Service, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Thank you again!

Reviewed 10 July 2017

We had a wonderful time! We did an 8:15 AM boat ride with Captain Lawrence, and it was nice to go early when it wasn't too hot. The tour is about an hour. We saw many alligators, birds, and various plants. Passengers wear headsets that...More

Thank TraceyReviewer
Delsey K, Owner at Florida Cracker Airboat Rides & Guide Service, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Thank you! The earlier in the summer the better the tour is. Yes, passenger safety is first, then of course I want to share my vast knowledge of this beautiful environment with everyone.

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ttmitz1989
29 May 2017|
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No! You are very safe with us!
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betsie t
11 March 2017|
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No it's safe & fun for all ages! Just give us a call to make reservations 772-563-0001
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June B
27 January 2017|
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Hi, The tour is located off of CR512 at the Blue Cypress Recreation Area in Vero Beach, there isn't an address because it's a public boat ramp. When you make directions I will give you exact directions. It's $45 (13 & up... More
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