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Address: 4650 East State Road, Geneva, FL
Phone Number: 407-321-0753
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Best Thing We Did in Florida

We were visiting the area for Daytona Bike week and wanted an airboat tour. We decided on Capt Bruce because of the convenient location and also his willingness to accommodate our... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 18, 2015
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Utica, New York
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Utica, New York
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37 reviews 37 reviews
5 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2015 NEW

We were visiting the area for Daytona Bike week and wanted an airboat tour. We decided on Capt Bruce because of the convenient location and also his willingness to accommodate our schedule. The Jolly Gator Fish Camp is fantastic for a bite to eat and a drink before or after the tour. Capt Bruce pulled the airboat up right on... More 

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Sutton, Massachusetts
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24 attraction reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2015

We made a reservation. Showed up a few minutes before, and Captain Bruce got us up and going. Sunny and 83 today. It was GATORS GALORE!!!! The birds were sensational. Cruising along the open water was exhilarating and a 360 spin was plain old awesome!!!! History about the land, the St John's River, the ranch, gator hunting, etc, was shared... More 

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Rockford, Illinois
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2015

Thanks Captain Bruce for a wonderful airboat ride! We took some amazing photos of pink spoonbills, elegant egrets and gators big and small on our hour long tour followed by a fabulous meal at the Jolly Gator Fish Camp.

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Lake Mary, Florida
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35 reviews 35 reviews
12 attraction reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2014

I have taken 3 different airboat rides from separate companies, this was by far the best! We went in December as family was visiting and unfortunately due to our variable schedule we were not able to plan ahead. I called Central Florida Boat Tours at the last minute and explained the situation and the captain was very understanding and worked... More 

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Sanford, Florida
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19 reviews 19 reviews
3 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2013

We are locals and host friends and family from all over the country. I have taken 3 groups out with Capt Bruce and each time, following the ride, our friends/family said that they were apprehensive as they did not know what to expect. After the tour they all said it was one of the highlights of their visit. Capt Bruce... More 

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Plattsburgh, New York
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65 reviews 65 reviews
19 attraction reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2013

This is an experience that anyone in the Orlando/Daytona area needs to enjoy. This is an hour (+) ride in an airboat through the marshes of the St. John's River. Alligators, Pink Spoonbills, Bald Eagles, Egrets, Herons, and many other birds. This is tour that takes you where the wildlife is.... This is our second trip, and we will be... More 

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Darwen
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13 reviews 13 reviews
9 attraction reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2013

The 1+ hour tour was exactly that - over an hour. Fantastic experience with lots of aligaitors and birds to see of all shapes and sizes. Its a one man band and the guide is pationate about the swamp, really interested in giving folks a great time with an exillerating ride whilst respecting the wild life. You should really book... More 

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Longwood, Florida
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2013

WARNING! When reading reviews about airboat tours keep in mind most companies do not offer half hour airboat rides and only offer 90 minute tours. Naturally if you spend over one hour on a boat you will have a better expierence to write a review than someone who took a half hour ride. This company offers two different tours. Airboat... More 

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New Smyrna Beach, Florida
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130 reviews 130 reviews
42 attraction reviews
74 helpful votes 74 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2012

Well it started out good, one of our guys was 10 minutes late getting there. Good commentary and views of the river. But then the boat ign. quit and left us stranded. Capt called for help and two boats showed up to take us back. We were heading back but had one more site to see. Depends on how you... More 

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Cincinnati, Ohio
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16 reviews 16 reviews
8 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2012

Great Tour, friendly guide. Definitely would recommend the 1 hour tour! Lots of birds, gators, & other scenery

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