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Jungle Erv's Everglades Airboat Tours

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Address: 804 Collier Ave, Everglades City, FL
Phone Number: 877-695-2820
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Airboat tour located in the fla everglades in everglades city. One hour...

Airboat tour located in the fla everglades in everglades city. One hour wildernes airboat tour and one hour airboat tour through the mangrove tunnels and ten thousaand islands. Jungle Erv's airboat tours is one of the first airboat companies in Everglades city. His ancestors tamed the Everglades in the 1800's. Visit our boardwalk and alligator exhibit(several live alligators).

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Erv's Everglade Tour

Erv took us out for the tour. He could not have been a better guide. We saw a mother/ child manatee, mother/child dolphin, an alligator and a raccoon. Erv got so excited about... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 2 days ago
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Wilmette, Illinois
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Wilmette, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Erv took us out for the tour. He could not have been a better guide. We saw a mother/ child manatee, mother/child dolphin, an alligator and a raccoon. Erv got so excited about all the animals we saw that his enthusiasm was contagious. He was also very knowledgeable about the area and has a great sense of humor. Definitely recommend... More 

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Greensboro, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My cousins and I were the lucky ones to have been able to have an airboat ride with Duane !! He was the best. He was so informative and just a great guy. We were surprised that we would see so many gators. We had a blast,even in the heat.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a wonderful experience and I would definitely recommend. Our captain chris was knowledgeable and fun guide . He knew right where to find the gators and made our ride memorable

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Medford, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Went on a great airboat ride and had a rare chance to see manatees feeding, raccoons up close and an alligator all due to our great Captain Brian. If you get a chance to take this one hour airboat ride make sure you request Captain Brian. He has over 20 years experience and gave us an exciting ride through the... More 

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Riverside, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I misunderstood that this was an airboat ride through the mangroves and not the open grasslands of the Everglades but had a good time anyway. I took the 2-hour tour which in this case means you get a 1-hour tour in one place and then drive to another location to see the same thing but a different location. They also... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I'm a big lover of the Everglades, so I like to take an airboat ride from time to time - they're always a little different from the last. This was a sizzling hot summer day, and the boat was open (no roof or canopy). But once we got zipping along, the heat wasn't an issue. We zoomed along the water... More 

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Marco Island, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We had an airboat ride with Captain John at Jungle Erv's this morning. I am so glad we chose this place as our Captain made it special. i have had rides elsewhere so I can compare this experience. This was the best.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2016 via mobile

We had an awesome tour with Captain Johnny. I dont know about any of the rest of the guides but Johnny is simply the best. We have been in Florida for over a week and have been on countless tours. This by far was our favorite. Johnny made it very informative and extremely fun. We will definitely be back and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2016 via mobile

Took an hour tour on 7-19-2016. We had a blast!!! Our captain was very knowledgable and knew how to operate the airboat with precision going thru the mangroves! I definitely recommend this tour group!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2016

wonderful tour thru the mangrove tunnels and the beauty was outstanding. Our guide Greg was very knowledgeable and able to weave us in and out of the mangroves without GPS .. Outstanding knowledge of the area. wonderful wild life . The trip was great because of the small grouping. Enjoyed the tour. worth the cost of the trip.

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