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Everglades City Airboat Tours

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Address: 907 DuPont street, Everglades City, FL 34139
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+1 239-695-2400
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The ONLY Tour to offer two way communication headsets!! Come with us and...

The ONLY Tour to offer two way communication headsets!! Come with us and experience the finest fully narrated Everglades Airboat Tour Everglades City has to offer. We are the "Original" airboat company. We are locally owned, locally operated. All of our Captains are born and raised in South Florida and will give you a "True" Everglades Experience! Book an Everglades City Airboat Tour with any one of our "Professional, Courteous, and Knowledgeable" guides and enjoy the Everglades experience of a lifetime! Our Everglades Tour Airboats hold a maximum of six passengers for a more personable experience and our tour guides are USCG licensed and insured and will provide you with everything you need for a memorable Everglades Airboat experience. We are conveniently located just minutes from Naples, Marco Island and Ft. Myers Florida

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Fun tour of Everglades

Me and some friends went on this tour of the Everglades. Captain was great and took us on a great tour of the glades. I would definitely recommend this to anyone who hasn't been... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 days ago
Ross C
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Me and some friends went on this tour of the Everglades. Captain was great and took us on a great tour of the glades. I would definitely recommend this to anyone who hasn't been through the Everglades yet.

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Thank Ross C
Bruce M, Owner at Everglades City Airboat Tours, responded to this review

Ross, Thank you for taking the time to submit a review. We appreciate your visit with us and are happy to know you enjoyed your tour through the mangrove jungles! If you're ever in the area again, be sure to stop in! More 

Columbus, OH
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

The air boat ride was exciting and informative. Our captain was friendly and accommodating to our little guy.

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Thank joshuatrees
Bruce M, Owner at Everglades City Airboat Tours, responded to this review

We appreciate you joining our company for a 1 hour airboat ride! It's great to know that you enjoyed the tour with your captain. The little ones always seem to have a great time especially talking on the two-way communication headsets! Thank you for taking the time to share your experience with us! More 

Noblesville, Indiana
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Captain Craig provided us with a thrilling and very informative ride through the mangroves. He started out at a slow speed while describing some of the history of Everglades city and then kicked the boat into high gear for a "hold onto your hat" type of ride through the Everglades. Didn't see any alligators but did see lots of beautiful... More 

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Bruce M, Owner at Everglades City Airboat Tours, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to tell about your visit with us at Everglades City Airboat Tours. I am delighted that you enjoyed your tour on the airboat with us and on your own driving around the local area! Each of our captains try their personal best to make sure you get the most out of your visit. We... More 

Rising Sun, MD
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We had an amazing airboat ride with this company. Capt Matt was awesome. The use of 2 way headsets was perfect. He was able to tell us about the scenery and we could talk to him and each other. The ride through the mangroves and the airboat "slides" across the water were so exciting. I highly recommend this company!

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1 Thank campriley
Bruce M, Owner at Everglades City Airboat Tours, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time out of your day to submit a review about your visit at our company! Here at Everglades City Airboat Tours we work as team to meet each persons expectations of their visit here. I am glad to hear that Captain Matt was able to provide you and your family with an awesome tour! Providing... More 

Chatham, Illinois, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a great time. The airboat had comfortable seats, the headsets worked great and Captain Gary gave a very informative tour. Well worth the price and would recommend this company. We decided to go at the last minute and didn't have reservations but were told we could be seated within an hour. This worked out great for us because... More 

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2 Thank Terry C
Bruce M, Owner at Everglades City Airboat Tours, responded to this review

Terry it's so wonderful to hear of what a great time you had on your airboat tour! Captain Gary has lots of experience driving airboats and really knows how to give a good tour. Thank you for stopping by and taking an airboat tour with us! More 

Cape Coral, Florida
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

great experience, time went by way too fast. but great experiences and very educational. alligators and manatees included.

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Thank ZiOscreations
Bruce M, Owner at Everglades City Airboat Tours, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write a review about your time spent with our company! We like to hear that our clients have fun and learn something new each time. Each captain will do their personal best to help you spot wildlife, however keep in mind we can not guarantee any wildlife sightings. More 

Cincinnati, Ohio
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

What a wonderful experience! Captain Craig showed us manatees, raccoons, ibis, osprey, and egrets. He talked about the history of the area and his generations of relatives who settled in the area and their sometimes colorful pass. We were amazed by his skill while speeding through the narrow canals. This was educational and exciting. We highly recommend this tour!

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3 Thank Robyn O
Bruce M, Owner at Everglades City Airboat Tours, responded to this review

Robyn, Thank you for choosing Everglades City Airboat Tours as your provider for an airboat tour! Each of our captains undergo intense training to provide top of the line safety while providing a fun & exciting tour of the mangrove jungles. We also want you to learn as much as you can about the area during our tour, so always... More 

Vine Grove, Kentucky
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I took an airboat tour with Everglades City Airboat Tours on 26 Dec 16. This was a wonderful tour and we highly recommend this company. Justin was our airboat captain. He did a great job of giving us a thrilling ride through the mangrove trees all the while telling us about the area and wildlife. This tour... More 

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1 Thank Albert P
Bruce M, Owner at Everglades City Airboat Tours, responded to this review

Albert, Once again we do apologize for the delay of your return email. We were experiencing issues with our website. Please, always call our ticket office if you need to make reservations or have specific questions! 1-877-222-6400. We are grateful that you were able to make reservations to get the tour date you wished for. Thank you for your visit... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Our captain, Steve, tried to make our ride more fun by going fast then turning quickly so the water sprays. I was in the very front seat on the outside left. Ya, I was smiling :)

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Thank Cheri R
Bruce M, Owner at Everglades City Airboat Tours, responded to this review

Cheri, Thank you for taking the time to visit with us during your vacation! I'm glad to hear that Captain Steve was able to meet your expectations providing you with a fun thrilling tour! More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Captain Justin was our guide. He was entertaining as well as informative. And it DIDN'T seem like he did the same "speech" although I am sure he does. Two way earphone/microphone system was great. We could ask questions throughout the tour.

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Thank SamIamL
Bruce M, Owner at Everglades City Airboat Tours, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write our company a review Sandra! Each captain tries to personalize each tour by directing the conversation towards the interest of the client making each tour "speech" different from the other. We are glad that your family was able to enjoy the tour and our two-way communication headsets! We do hope that you... More 

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