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“Fun for the whole family!!” 5 of 5 stars
Review of Airboat In Everglades

Airboat In Everglades
17696 Southwest 8th Street, Miami, FL 33194
+1 888-893-4443
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Ranked #7 of 180 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: Activities for older children, Bathroom facilities, Activities for young children, Wheelchair access
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“Fun for the whole family!!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2013 via mobile

We took the semi-private 1 hour airboat tour. It was fun and interesting! We saw many birds and some alligators. Our guide was knowledgable and funny. Easy to use online reservations. We would go on this tour again and would definitely recommend it to anyone!

Visited June 2013
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Hummer1MiamiFlorida, General Manager at Airboat In Everglades, responded to this review, June 29, 2013
Thank you for taking the time to tell world about your experience with us, we look forward to your next visit.
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“Beautiful and interesting”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2013 via mobile

Unique insight into the ecosystem of the Glades. Gators up CLOSE to our boat. Kids from age 5 to 14 on our boat and all enjoyed the trip.

Visited June 2013
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Hummer1MiamiFlorida, General Manager at Airboat In Everglades, responded to this review, June 29, 2013
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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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“Best adventure of our trip!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2013

I wish I could remember our guide's name. He was very personable and knowledgeable. We had a great time! We saw a few alligators really up close(!), many different birds and plants all of which the guide was able to tell us about.

Visited June 2013
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Hummer1MiamiFlorida, General Manager at Airboat In Everglades, responded to this review, June 29, 2013
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“A fantastic experience!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2013

We booked a semi-private tour but we had the chance to be the only couple onboard. Captain Willy really succeeded in transmitting us his passion for this beautiful area and its inhabitants: alligators, various birds but also delicate flowers. We especially loved his "surprise". It was memorable, thanks!

Visited June 2013
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“As Close As You Would Want To Get”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2013

This was the first time I was ever on a private tour air boat. When my family would visit from the north we would always do the same thing and the same outfitter on 41. It always consisted of going to the cages of alligators that are old and blind and had been man handled for years then take their air"bus" tour with tons of other people. No explanation of the waters, Eco system or animals. You jumped on the ride and the tour operators didn't care if they talked or anything. This time around, we use Airboat in Everglades. Our tour was private with Capt. Ozzie and his love for the Glades showed straight through the regular tourist crap speeches you generally hear. I learned a lot (couldn't remember half of what I learned) found out information that was hard to be believe and he even gave demonstrations of what and how the Indians made teas, gauze, boats, foods, etc. The flora and fauna is amazing. Truly a great trip even the hardwood island tour was amazing. I think I short chained you in your tip! Don't worry I will be back with more friends and family they are always coming down and I will make up for it. Thanks again!

Visited June 2013
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Thank you for taking the time to tell world about your experience with us, we look forward to your next visit.
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