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Florida Airboat Excursions

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Address: Route 60/County Road 512, Blue Cypress Recreation Area, Vero Beach, FL
Phone Number: (772)-461-0303
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Excellent Airboat Excursion with knowledgable guide.

Captain John did a masterful job of introducing us to the lake and wildlife. Well worth the trip. Our group of 4 enjoyed the commentary and was impressed with the range we covered.

5 of 5 starsReviewed yesterday
Cary, North Carolina
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Cary, North Carolina
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Captain John did a masterful job of introducing us to the lake and wildlife. Well worth the trip. Our group of 4 enjoyed the commentary and was impressed with the range we covered.

Thank Bbkcm
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

We enjoyed our time with Captain John. He does a great job making sure you see a lot of animals on his tours. Would recommend him for your airboat ride! Thanks again John for an awesome time!

Thank Samantha S
Naperville, Illinois
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Highly knowledgable and personable guide. Captain John certainly knows the area and showed us much more than we expected of the wildlife and scenery. Lunch at Marsh Landing Restaurant was terrific. Great "Florida" experience all around!

Thank JFHyde
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2015 via mobile

Great time for the whole family. Very knowledgeable captain and a very safe and interesting trip. Would definetly recommend going with Captain John.

Thank Joe T
Port Saint Lucie, Florida
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139 reviews
57 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2015

This is an awesome tour!! We took the one hour tour and it was fantastic...we saw so many gators, blue herons, egrets, ahingas, ospreys, red shouldered hawk, and more birds than I can remember at the moment. We saw beautiful trees, flowers, osprey nests, cypress stands with spanish moss....It was truly a ride to remember. Capt John Smith made the... More 

Thank KMW-FL
Taunton, Massachusetts
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2015 via mobile

The best day I ever had. Seen about 100 alligators! Captain John was an awesome tour guide. The best money you'll ever spend. Can't wait to do it again!

Thank mary s
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12 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2015

We had an amazing morning airboat ride on Capt John's Florida Airboat Excursions. The intimacy of a smaller boat and a guide that truly loves what he does makes it an ideal trip. Capt John is extreme knowledgable about the Florida fona and wildlife. He knows where and how to spot all kinds of interesting wildlife sights. We saw gators... More 

Poolesville, Maryland
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2015

Captain John was amazing! We saw tons of alligators-up close and personal! Thank you for a memorable trip! Sandra, Jim, Andrea, Oscar, and Ben

Thank Jimbowslice
Westlake Village, California
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2015

Captain John was a great tour guide. Very knowledgable about all the wildlife on the tour: gators, birds, bugs, plants- you name it! He also told us about a very festive restaurant to visit after. Highly recommend, really great time!

Thank LaDawn R
Charlemont, Massachusetts
2 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015

John is a great guide. Knowledgeable, approachable and friendly. Tour was only an hour but did not feel rushed and was a good value. Headsets are a must for this experience. Saw lots of gators, baby gators and great birdlife up close, very close. Smaller boat than larger tours was a plus to get closer and more personal. We will... More 

Thank appleraft

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