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Jones Brothers Air and Seaplane Adventures

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Address: 150 East Ruby Street, Tavares, FL 32778
Phone Number: 352-508-1800
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Description: Providing Seaplane Tours of the Tavares and Lake County Area. Departing...
Providing Seaplane Tours of the Tavares and Lake County Area. Departing from Wooton Park in Downtown Tavares, Florida. Rides start at 10-12 minutes for $35.00. Two Persons are required for a flight. Depending on the price of Gasoline a small fuel charge may be applicable.
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Grandchildren's Surprise

My grandchildren love planes. So for a surprise I took them for a seaplane ride. The pilot was fantastic, he explained everything to them. They loved the headphones and got... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed September 1, 2015
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Tavares, Florida
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Tavares, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2015 NEW

My grandchildren love planes. So for a surprise I took them for a seaplane ride. The pilot was fantastic, he explained everything to them. They loved the headphones and got excited when we did the touch and go. A great experience for all. Be sure to fly in "CANDYCORN"

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Malaga, Spain
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2015 NEW

We booked this trip for our 28th wedding anniversary prior to our visit to Florida and we arrived in the middle of thunder and lightning storm and expected the trip to be cancelled. However, our Fabulous pilot Greg, asked us to wait as he could see the weather would break and we are so glad we did!!. The trip was... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2015

I thought i would be scared, but pilot was great and experience was great. Great scenic views from the sky. Wonderful time.

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Harlow, England, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2015

The plane ride lasts about 50 mins...goes up about 300feet plus, and you get great birdseye views of Tavares and the Everglades; Not for the faint-hearted --the plane is small, not insulated, and you are given headset to listen to pilot due to noisy engine; it was my first time in a seaplane so I just loved it.

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Tavares, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

Several different trips available. From a short ride around the Lake Dora area to flights north over many lakes & rivers including splashdowns or south towards the Disney area. Great sightseeing, great pilots. A great way to see the central Florida area. Don't forget your camera.

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Mount Dora, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015

We received a gift certificate for a 20 minute seaplane ride and wish we had been up in the air longer. It was a beautiful day and the flight took us directly over Lake Harris, Lake Beauclair, Lake Carlton and Lake Dora. The earphones helped us all hear what the pilot was saying as well as each other, although one... More 

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Omaha, NE
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2015

Fly-in from Tavares to and back from island by seaplane was very cool. Great view of a very green Florida. Unusual winds where Homasassa & Crystal Rivers meet Gulf slowed our fishing down but we still caught big redfish, sea trout, mangrove snapper. Ate well and brought some home to Omaha! Unique catches: grouper and flounder. Saw rays and manatees.... More 

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Bowling Green, Kentucky
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2015

The rides are fun and entertaining for people with an interest in airplanes, It can get expensive if you stay in the for very long but they offer cheaper shorter trips, very nice people and I had a good experience.

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Panacea, Florida, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2015

This is an extremely well run company that is dedicated to serving their customers. We had such a great time with them and highly recommend Jones Brothers to anyone looking for fun and adventure. Thanks especially to Rob, awesome pilot.....

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2015

I booked a private flight for our 1st wedding anniversary. From my first initial contact with the staff to the end of the flight was all perfect . I decided to surprise my wife with the "romantic dinner" to the #Hillstone in Winter Park. Our pilot updated me throughout the day to pick a perfect departure time due to the... More 

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