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Airboat Adventure

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Address: 6523 Hwy 79, Panama City Beach, FL 32413
Phone Number: 850-230-3822
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You will be amazed as you glide through just inches of water in the creeks...

You will be amazed as you glide through just inches of water in the creeks and marsh area's off of the Intracoastal Waterway just 5 minutes from the beach. Look for wild Alligators, dolphins, birds of all kinds and more...DO NOT go to the hair dresser before you go on this tour! Live gator shows Wed-Sat 7ft gator..."BUBBA", fully voice and hand command trained, you WILL NOT see this anywhere else!!! Get your picture taken with a live alligator too! Our captains and crew are the best in the business! We've set the standard that others have to follow!

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Exciting and Educational

Captain Eddie & Shelly went out of their way to make this trip memorable! Although we did not see any gators in the wild Captain Eddie was hilarious, was extremely informative and... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed October 14, 2015
Dee P
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Murfreesboro, Tn

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Murfreesboro, Tn
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25 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2015

Captain Eddie & Shelly went out of their way to make this trip memorable! Although we did not see any gators in the wild Captain Eddie was hilarious, was extremely informative and obviously loves his job! A little adventure and education = great experience!

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2 Thank Dee P
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12 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2015 via mobile

Captain Mike was a hoot!! We saw an 8 foot gator, bald eagle, blue heron , and several dolphin. Glad we chose to go on this trip. We all got to hold the small gator at the office and take pictures. We would definitely do it again.

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1 Thank Terolico
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6 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2015 via mobile

We had a great time on this adventure ! I would highly recommend this. Guide was very knowledgable and very entertaining !

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Thank Carrie Turner S
2 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2015 via mobile

I run a different tour company in the area which I'm not going to mention because I'm not writing this review for self-promotion. Mike, our tour guide did a phenomenal job entertaining everyone, having fun, and making this a memorable experience. As someone who can really appreciate the work that goes into this sort of tour, these guys are top-notch.... More 

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3 Thank Pcbbeachlocal
Kansas City, Kansas
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65 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2015

We booked this based on TripAdvisor reviews and wish we hadn't. We booked 4 seats on a 3 PM cruise. Got there and had the option to hold and take pictures with a baby alligator. After that we were taken to an old bread truck with wooden benches along the inside. The truck stunk like gas, was loud and not... More 

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2 Thank Eldon R
Saint Louis, Missouri
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4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2015

We scheduled our adventure for an evening boat ride, we got rained out but they were really cool about it and rescheduled us for a Friday night which was a night they don't usually give evening airboat rides. We got there early and were able to see some gators they had at the ticket house and the really cool part... More 

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Thank Greg W
Omaha
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10 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2015

Super fun adventure . Mike the boat captain was the best. Got to go on the newest airboat and we saw an alligator . Apparently it's pretty rare to see them in the day in the summer due to the heat. Mike was very knowledgable about the area. Got to hold the small alligators at the facility. Got some great... More 

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Thank Lynn N
Evansville
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82 reviews
41 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2015 via mobile

My husband wanted an airboat rode to checkmark a bucket list item. You board an old delivery truck to head to the boat. That was a little creepy seeing all these people boarding a windowless vehicle. Inside is all these names and markers to add your name. Captain James was knowledgeable about the eco system and the boat which had... More 

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Thank Lisa P
Frisco, Texas
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39 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2015

Captain was great I learned so much from this trip. Before the trip there was a woman and male there to show y U.S. A live alligator and told us so much about them. Highly recommend

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Thank Dawn D
Florence, KY
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14 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2015 via mobile

We went on the Airboat Adventure tour in July of 2015, and we had a BLAST!! The crew was amazing!! From holding the alligator to the amazing boat ride and seeing the alligators in their natural habitat!! It was so fun!! Our boat driver was the best!! He was so funny and showed us how good the boat ran!! We... More 

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