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“Amazing!” 5 of 5 stars
Review of Airboat in Everglades - Private Tours

Airboat in Everglades - Private Tours
17696 Southwest 8th Street, Miami, FL 33194
+1 888-893-4443
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Ranked #7 of 176 activities in Miami
Type: Tours
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Owner description: Treat yourself, your friend's and loved ones to the experience of a lifetime! An airboat safari on board one of our spacious airboats. We will take you deep into the Florida Everglades; one of the last remaining wetlands in North America. Witness the natural wildlife of this magnificent and diversified eco-system. You will see alligators, deers, snakes, bears, panthers, bobcats, raccoons and over 300 species of birds, that call the Everglades their home. Our experienced staff are professional, courteous and knowledgeable. Our airboats have padded "waterproof" seats to keep you dry, safe and comfortable. We offer private and semi-private tours, as well as group packages.
Useful Information: Wheelchair access, Activities for older children, Bathroom facilities, Activities for young children
Haverhill, Massachusetts
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“Amazing!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2013

This tour is amazing! Ozzie was our tour guide and he is so knowledgeable about the Everglades and he is great at his job! We came up close to many different animals which was great! Ozzie is very funny and he really knows how to keep you entertained but at the same time feeds you with so much information. We took the private tour which lasted a little over an hour, but we had the whole boat to ourselves. I am glad we went that route because I feel like it was more personal and we got much more than we paid for!

I would definitely recommended this tour if you are looking for great insight into the Everglades or if you are looking for an all around fun time!!!

Thanks Ozzie :)

Visited June 2013
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Hummer1MiamiFlorida, General Manager at Airboat in Everglades - Private Tours, responded to this review, June 29, 2013
Thank you for taking the time to tell the world about your experience with us, we look forward to your next visit.
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“Captain Willy is the best!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2013 via mobile

Very knowledgeable and very friendly as well. I learned a lot about the Everglades in just one hour! It's an awesome experience! I won't spoil anything, just go and see it for yourself. :-)

Visited June 2013
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Saint Louis, Missouri
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“You can't experience this anywhere else”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2013

We went to Florida for the beach and the amusement parks in Orlando, but this was a great side trip. We took a one hour private airboat tour with Ozzie and it was fantastic! What a great way to experience the unique nature of the Everglades with the kids.

Visited May 2013
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Hummer1MiamiFlorida, General Manager at Airboat in Everglades - Private Tours, responded to this review, June 29, 2013
Thank you for taking the time to tell the world about your experience with us, we look forward to your next visit.
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Scranton, Pennsylvania, United States
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“my airboat ride in everglades with my family”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2013

We had such a great time touring and being educated about the "glades"We went early morning while most of the wild life was out and about before the sun high and we had many come into camera shots for our viewing pleasure. Ozzie was a wealth of information and we could tell he enjoyed his work by the care given to explain wildlife and plants on the visit.I would hightly recommend this trip to all my friends.

Visited June 2013
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Hummer1MiamiFlorida, General Manager at Airboat in Everglades - Private Tours, responded to this review, June 29, 2013
Thank you for taking the time to tell the world about your experience with us, we look forward to your next visit.
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“Fun, fun, fun!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2013 via mobile

Capt Ozzie took us on a fun and informational tour. We saw gators come up right next to the boat, birds that come eat out of your hand and an island that you can walk on that shows many plants. Whipping through the Everglades on an airboat is great fun. My mother in law had been on one before but said this one was so much more fun. If you're in Miami, this is a must-do.

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