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Buffalo Tiger's Airboat Tours

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Address: 29701 SW 8th Street, Miami, FL 33194
Phone Number: +1 305-559-5250
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Description: Buffalo Tiger's Fla. Everglades Airboat Rides is located approximately 11...
Buffalo Tiger's Fla. Everglades Airboat Rides is located approximately 11 miles west of Krome Avenue on Hwy 41 on the Miiccosukee Indian Reservation. Our hours of operation 9am to 5pm Monday thru Sunday. We are Miccosukee family owned and operated. Our tour guides take you on a 45 minute guided tour that includes a stop at an authentic Indian camp with boardwalk. See wildlife in their natural habitat. Experience the wonder and beauty of the Florida Everglades.
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We were very happy with our airboat tour with Buffalo Tigers. The tour lasts about 45 minutes and we saw lots of alligators. Good information from the tour guides who are native... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 18, 2015
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015 NEW

we were on our way from Miami to Marco Island, so it was right on the way. took a 45 minute tour, certainly was interesting but I would not return or do a long side trip for it. saw a few alligators nothing very big and a few birds.

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015 NEW

All the airboats ride are best when combined with a beautiful sunset. Boatrides are short very commercial and not much interesting . Very little to see. Choose the last ride which occurs around or after 4pm

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Niagara Falls, Ontario
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2015 NEW

We were very happy with our airboat tour with Buffalo Tigers. The tour lasts about 45 minutes and we saw lots of alligators. Good information from the tour guides who are native Americans living on the reserve. Great tour.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2015

The airboat operator Ernest was fantastic, so informative and we got to see a lot of different gators and the places where the local Indians used to live. Super photo opportunity and felt very safe. Also, as Miami is very hot I was worried about being out there too long without finding any gators but we were out there for... More 

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Hull, UK
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2015

After reviewing many other tours in the area on TripAdvisor and seeing that on a lot this time of year you were not even seeing any alligators we were concerned, after all, isn't that the point. After reading many great reviews of Buffalo Tiger we decided to stop off on our trip from Naples to Miami. This tour DID NOT... More 

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Lissone, Italy
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2015

It was the second time in the Everglades for me and my family. We think that the Miccosukee guides are genuine and experts. Thay answered to all of our questions and curiosity about gators and animals of Everglades. The boat was confortable, really fast in the water and my kids enjoyed the experience so much!

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Atlanta, Georgia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2015 via mobile

Thank you so much to Eric for an amazing tour. The sights were beautiful and I appreciate his respect for the wildlife and the hanitat.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2015

We returned to this airboat tour because we had went out with them years ago and were very pleased. They get up close and personal with the gators. We had been out with other airboat companies in the area and they didn't get as close to the wildlife as we would have liked. The tour guide was knowledgeable about everything... More 

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Koper, Slovenia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2015

They have a good ricing rates, so I didn't expect too much. I was already in Everglades a year ago at other boat service. Our captain was an Indian and he was so great tour leader. The ride eas great, captain did told us many interesting facts about Everglades, Aligators and Indians. We so many Aligators, turtles, birds, fish, and... More 

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Belmont, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2015

I recently brought a group of VIPs to Miami on an incentive trip. It was my job to source awesome activities in the area. I am SO happy I found Buffalo Tiger's Airboat Tours! My attendees LOVED it! They all got off the bus with stories and fun photos to share. As a planner- they were a dream to work... More 

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