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Everglades Adventure Tours

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40904 Tamiami Trl E, Everglades City, Fl, Ochopee, FL 34141-2004
+1 800-504-6554
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Everglades Adventure Tours

Ten Thousand Islands are twisting channels through remote mangrove islands. Everglades Adventure... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
387indy
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Coral Springs, Florida
Take the pole boat tour

My daughter and I took the two hour pole boat tour. Great tour and the guide was very friendly and... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
ShawnBwn
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Frankfort, Kentucky
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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 knowledge of the swamp and the naturalist guides are sure to make your tour of the Glades a memoarable experience.We are the first only company to offer traditional pole boats have been used for centuries by native people here to hunt fish and travel the swamps, they now also offer a quiet way to explore the natural beauty of the florida everglades and experience ecotourism at its best. By providing you with a unique and enjoyable experience, we hope to be the highlight of your vacation while at the same time creating an appreciation and awareness of the importance of preserving our natural resources. All of our tours strive to be as environmentally conscious as possible reaching towards
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40904 Tamiami Trl E, Everglades City, Fl, Ochopee, FL 34141-2004
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+1 800-504-6554
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"moving slowly"
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago 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

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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

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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

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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

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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

1  Thank Alex S
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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

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Reviewed 10 April 2018

If you've only got a day or so to get a taste of the Everglades, this tour operator does a good job of it. Our guide, Kelsie, was an inexhaustible and entertaining source of information about all aspects of the Everglades ecosystem. The 1.5 hour...More

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Reviewed 4 April 2018

My husband and I took a 2 hour pole boat tour on March 20th. Our guide, Warren, was very attentive and knowledgeable about the history, flora, and fauna of the Cypress National Preserve. The seating was comfortable and water was provided. We saw a variety...More

1  Thank Ann C
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Reviewed 3 April 2018

I would highly recommend Everglades Adventure Tours. First of which this company is family owned and operated. Our naturalist, Joe, was fantastic. He worked very hard to make this experience for my husband and me memorable. We were impressed with his knowledge of the area,...More

1  Thank Victoria S
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seadancer44
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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Susan W
8 February 2016|
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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
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lick17
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.
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