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Everglades Adventure Tours

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Everglades Adventure Tours is owned and operated by a 4th generation swamp family.We offer a variety of everglades adventures for all types of travelers.Our tours not only give you insight into the ecology but a true sense of local culture.Our local...more
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40904 Tamiami Trl E, Everglades City, Fl, Ochopee, FL 34141-2004
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Reviewed 24 October 2018

We went on a pole boat ride 2 hour tour at 1 PM. Perhaps this wasn't the best season, but we've only got to see 4 alligators heads in the water. The tour felt like a nice relaxing boat ride through a narrow public channel...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank NataliyaP
Reviewed 20 October 2018

Went on the 2 hour pole boat tour with our guide Ralph. The guide was very well informed and taught us much about the everglades swamp ecological system. Saw a number of gators from medium size to small along the way. This is a very...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Cliff B
Reviewed 21 August 2018

Jack was an incredible guide and a great guy to meet on our trip. He was super knowledgeable about the area, environment, animals and especially gators! We went on a two hour private kayak tour. Jack treated us like longtime friends and went out of...More

Date of experience: July 2018
2  Thank LincJay
Reviewed 4 July 2018

Ten Thousand Islands are twisting channels through remote mangrove islands. Everglades Adventure Tours offers a narrated boat tour, and you will often see dolphins, a variety of birds, including bald eagles, hawks, osprey. There are also alligators and snakes.

Date of experience: July 2018
3  Thank 387indy
Reviewed 14 June 2018 via mobile

My daughter and I took the two hour pole boat tour. Great tour and the guide was very friendly and was able to answer all our questions. I think his name was Tim. I’m so glad i took the advice from other Trip Advisor users...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank ShawnBwn
Reviewed 25 April 2018

Joe was an amazing guide, his knowledge of the Everglades area is fantastic. He also gave us nice recommendations for other things to do in the area. We were hoping for the best because of the price.... it was worth every single penny. This was...More

Date of experience: April 2018
3  Thank WED62583
Reviewed 20 April 2018 via mobile

My husband and I have visited Everglades every year and this year we decided to try something different. This led us to the pole boat tour. Joe was our tour guide for 2 hour pole boat tour. He was very knowledgable of the local wildlife...More

Date of experience: April 2018
3  Thank SHodge2015
Reviewed 20 April 2018

We did a pole boat tour (2 adults, 3 kids) in the late afternoon/early evening and had a wonderful experience. The tour ended up being the highlight of our trip to Florida (and maybe even all of our trips to Florida). The company was wonderful...More

Date of experience: April 2018
2  Thank Bethesda49
Reviewed 16 April 2018

We booked the tour in advance and were somewhat skeptical about the cost. (Kids get a better rate if you ask for it!) But if you compare a pole boat tour with the standard air boat rides, it is worth every penny. You get to...More

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank Alex S
Reviewed 15 April 2018

Joe took us partway down the Turner River and pointed out an osprey nest, with momma feeding the chicks while Poppa Osprey was threatening another male away in the perfect blue sky, a Great White Heron standing in the tall grasses only a few feet...More

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank CindyR1430
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19 February 2017|
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Response from davidlane2017 | Reviewed this property |
Hi Karen, Everglades Adventure Tours is where we booked the pole boat tour. They have "eco tours" with hiking, kayaking, canoeing, and paddleboards. In addition, they offer "safari tours" with an emphasis on photography... More
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Response from Sabrina R | Reviewed this property |
I was visiting from Maryland and made a reservation so I could plan my days. It was nice to know when I was doing the pole boat tour so I could plan other things to do too. I would do it again in a heartbeat, what a great... More
28 December 2014|
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Response from NativeGladesman | Property representative |
We have more bugs in the summer however they come and go according to the rain and other conditions. If you would like to contact us ahead of your visit we are glad to offer a mosquito report.