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“captain larry”(11 reviews)
“great trip”(3 reviews)
“the river”(3 reviews)
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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Apalachicola, FL 32320
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Reviewed September 25, 2018 via mobile

The 4 if us had a great time. 3 of us from IL and 1 now in FL who hadn't been on an airboat yet. Captain Larry was very accommodating, nice, and knowledgeable about the alligator nursery area. Highly recommend!

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Pat C
Reviewed August 8, 2018

I called Apalachicola Airboat Adventures and told them that we were in town all week and would like to be set up for the best time. We were set up for 10 am the next day. When we got to the dock, we found out...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed June 21, 2018 via mobile

It's not the best airboat tour I've been on. I wanted to treat my husband to his first time but we only saw baby alligators and had to take the time he gave us. And the guy who booked us over the phone was rude.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Lesleigh E
Reviewed May 23, 2018 via mobile

We’ve been coming to Cape San Blas for almost 15 years, but this was the first time we had done an airboat tour. It is now at the top of our list of things to do! The owner’s daughter answered the phone, and she was...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed March 29, 2018

Great adventure! Captain Larry answered our call and set up a time to meet at the dock. Boat was ready for us and the adventure was on! Idled out, blasted across the open water, then into the Apalachicola Estuary area nice and slow. We saw...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Steve K
Reviewed March 28, 2018 via mobile

Thanks again for the wonderful adventure on the river. Our granddaughter really had a fun time. Getting to see the wildlife up close was amazing.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Sharrie P
Reviewed January 28, 2018

Went on a very chilly day so didn't see alligators but lots of birds, raccoons and other assorted critters. Owner was very knowledgeable of local eco system. Found it amazing how the airboat can traverse over almost anything (logs, sand, muck, etc.).

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Patrick H
Reviewed December 23, 2017 via mobile

Highly recommend having Captain Larry take you out to the estuaries. We went for an hour trip and it was well worth it. His airboat can get you to places that others can’t for a truly unique experience. He’s very knowledgeable on the ecosystem too!

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank behsy
Reviewed November 10, 2017

Larry is a great guide/airboat driver with the kind of long experience you want for an airboat ride through marsh and swamp. My wife and I had a fantastic time -- and have made plans to return for more experiences with Larry in a few...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank LeeTrav
Reviewed July 10, 2017

We took an early morning airboat tour with Captain Larry and I couldn't be more pleased! The scenery was breath taking and the airboat rude was exhilarating .we will definitely do it again on our next trip,to the area!

Date of experience: July 2017
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June 24, 2017|
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Response from jpa2smh | Reviewed this property |
We paid $40 a person . We went in afternoon during high tide. This allowed us to go back into quiet area where we saw alligators
Joy E
February 17, 2016|
Response from Curb_jumpers |
Just read this question, too late for your March trip. We went on the airboat in early April and took the 1 - 2 hour tour. The cost was $40 per person - very reasonable! They do offer longer tours but I don't know the... More