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Ride The Wind Private Airboat Charters

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Open Now: 12:00 am - 11:59 pm
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Ride The Wind Private Airboat Charters
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Charters goes deep into the Florida Everglades and covers over 36 miles where you'll see lots of gators, birds, turtles, and camps with over 200 years of history. The best part is that you get to drive the airboat. Bring a cooler if you like...more
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
1006 N US Highway 27, 26.230684,-80.459470, Weston, FL 33321-7700
+1 305-299-1366
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All reviews captain randy hour private tour his directions wear sunscreen two hours amazing tour visiting florida highly recommend this tour hour trip once in a lifetime bucket list air boat great fun whole family beautiful birds the fort lauderdale area fish
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Captain Randy did a great job showing us and talking to us about the Everglades. My family had a great time. We saw several wildlife including several alligators. We look forward to using Captain Randy again the next time we are looking for airboat tour...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Dpwright
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had such a great time! After our Annual Meeting we decided to book in his private airboat. Captain Randy is fantastic. Airboat was in excellent condition. Captain Randy is a great guy and we really enjoyed the ride and highly recommend Ride-With-The-Wind tour :)...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Dream53003860713
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Captain Randy and his boat are wonderful. I had so much fun I came back a week later! I highly recommend Ride-With-The-Wind.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Alan L
Reviewed 5 November 2018

Captain Randy was excellent. Right on time, very informative and friendly. Boat was in excellent condition. He even let some of us drive, which was amazing. I highly recommend his company.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Adoc4kids
Reviewed 2 November 2018

The entire experience start to finish was amazing. Captain Randy is a really terrific, who was warm and knowledgeable and gave as a tour that left us thrilled with the experience. We had afternoon that we will all remember as one of those once in...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Wally V
Reviewed 8 September 2018

We wish we could have experienced Captian Randy's airboat trip. We booked online and prepaid for a $300 private 1-hour trip. Unfortunately, we visited Florida during a week of constant storms and unusually bad weather. We remained flexible each day and kept in touch with...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank donnavabch
rebos68, Owner at Ride The Wind Private Airboat Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 16 September 2018

for the record you did get a full refund before you wrote this on TripAdvisor we were very professional and kind to you and told you that you would get your money back after I got back from my father's funeral you were a very...More

Reviewed 23 August 2018 via mobile

Went there with my parents, we all loved the experience. Saw a small aligator and got to drive the boat for a while. Captain Randy was awesome and made the experience so much more enjoyable. We’ll definitely be back

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank EduardoP4588
Reviewed 17 July 2018

Captain Randy took my family of four and my friend's family of four on a 1 1/2 hour tour two weeks ago. My friend has kids who are 11 and 12, my kids are 18 and 20.... all of them loved it! The best part...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank kdcjsc
Reviewed 9 April 2018

The Everglades is beautiful and utterly unique, and there is no better way to see it than with Captain Randy. He is an expert on everything to do with airboats and the Everglades. He is very easy to deal with and has always been at...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed 8 April 2018

We took a 2 hour private tour with Captain Randy - 4 of us in boat. It was our first time and the 3rd time for our friends (they will only go with Captain Randy). He was very friendly, knowledgeable and great fun to be...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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3 August 2016|
Response from Tracis111 | Reviewed this property |
Their website has all of that information. The cost is per person and the ride times vary based on your choice. Younger kids are free.
Sharon M
31 May 2016|
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Response from rebos68 | Property representative |
Yes you need to make reservations so we can plan your airboat ride.. We need information how many people in your group and what time of day. Thanks Sharon Please let me know if you like to make a reservation with Ride The... More
4 June 2015|
Response from rebos68 | Property representative |
Brian you had the receipt for 2 weeks before you came out on the private airboat charter in Fort. Lauderdale... You was told and it is on the website that our semi private is in Miami... You understood before you came out... More