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AirBoat Rides at Midway

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28501 E Colonial Dr, Christmas, FL 32709-9160
+1 407-568-6790
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Large group loved it!

We brought a group (reserved ahead) of 54 ppl and Airboat Rides at Midway made everything... read more

Reviewed 21 March 2014
Great time

There is a family feel to the day! I was looking for something to do on a Sunday afternoon. I... read more

Reviewed 16 March 2014
Rebecca S
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Open daily at 9am - Experience the beauty of the "Florida Outback" while gliding across the legendary St.John's River marshes. See Florida alligators, American Bald Eagles, and more on your Central Florida Everglades Wildlife AirBoat adventure. Our custom-designed, US Coast Guard certified airboat fleet features elevated seating for excellent viewing opportunities and voice-activated headsets for effortless 2-way communication with your guide, a certified USCG Master Captain.While you wait to depart, check out our Gift shop, reptile, exotic bird and honeybee colony exhibits. Hold our baby gator after your ride. "PorkChop the Pig" may greet you at the door! 45 minutes or less from all major attractions.
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28501 E Colonial Dr, Christmas, FL 32709-9160
+1 407-568-6790
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Reviewed 21 March 2014

We brought a group (reserved ahead) of 54 ppl and Airboat Rides at Midway made everything wonderful. Each person got to hold and have pic taken with alligator, we went out on 4 boats at one time so no one had to wait, saw tons...More

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Reviewed 16 March 2014

There is a family feel to the day! I was looking for something to do on a Sunday afternoon. I enjoyed meeting pork chop the pig and the birds. The boat ride was amazing. You can hear everything through the head sets. I saw bald...More

Thank Rebecca S
Reviewed 9 March 2014

Having done slow and quiet swamp tours I thought this may be a little too much by way of noise and commercialism. Not so. The airboat ride was indeed noisy, but we had ear protection and the ride itself was sooooo much fun! Yes, we...More

2  Thank MaryC508
Reviewed 6 March 2014

My wife and I took this trip expecting to see a couple gators and the typical birds and scenery. We were absolutely amazed at the number of Gators we saw, how close we were able to get to them and the awesome scenery. The folks...More

2  Thank O648375
Reviewed 26 February 2014

The AirBoat Ride on the St. John River was a GREAT way to see wildlife, especially alligators. We must have seen at least 75 adults in an hour. Our guide was excellent and his commentary on what we were seeing was very good. The earphone...More

2  Thank Neil A
Reviewed 24 February 2014 via mobile

I loved this airboat tour. I have never been airboating before and this tour made me want to do it again. Pulling up to the place I was upset to see 3 giant tour buses as I hate large group tours and I was afraid...More

2  Thank highaltitude99
Reviewed 8 February 2014

Midway Air Boat rides provide a beautiful, up-close look at natural Florida wildlife and waterways. Our guide was extremely knowledgeable and careful. On our last trip, we saw well over 100 alligators and many birds. They provide earphones so the noise is not bad and...More

1  Thank Barb581
Reviewed 6 February 2014

Had a great experience on this ride. Saw alligators, bald eagles, egrets, herons, spoonbills. The captain was knowledgable about the area and the wildlife. Was a very good deal too. Would recommend it to anyone who wants to see the area differently. Even got to...More

1  Thank Jean K
Reviewed 28 January 2014

Captain Ken was very knowledgable. He knew where the best sites were. For instance, where to find a group of skimmers. He also knew the history of the land. Showed us a wonderful time. Beautiful scenery. I'd recommend for everyone. Yes, I'd do it again....More

1  Thank McClay37
Reviewed 14 January 2014

What a fun way to experience Florida's natural attractions! Judy, Derrick, Capt. Ken, and the whole gang were great! All ages will definitely get a kick out of this experience! Make sure you say Hi to "Porkchop" the pet pig, and learn and hold "HollyWOOD,"...More

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15 May 2017|
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Response from MidwayAirboats | Property representative |
There are no seat belts on the airboat so you could not attach the car seat to the boat. We have had little ones on the boat which we provide head sets for there ears and life jacket. Just got to remember, this is a 1hr... More
7 April 2017|
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Response from steveandpatty3 | Reviewed this property |
We live in the local area and have done three airboat rides in our local area. We liked Midway the best because: location on St Johns and this is the only company that provides microphoned headsets. There is little chance... More
19 March 2016|
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28501 E Colonial Dr, Christmas, FL 32709