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Everglades River of Grass Adventures -Tours

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Tour and Captain Dave

What a SUPER SUPER AMAIZNG time!!!! It you are planning to do the Everglades THIS is the company... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
jlaspi6
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Massapequa Park, New York
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Amazing, highlight of our holiday

We were met at the Shell garage (not only petrol but also restrooms and a cafe) by a smiling Becky... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
LouiseB147
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Bristol, United Kingdom
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We're a small private company, it's best to visit our website or call to schedule a tour with The River of Grass Adventures. We offer small group and private airboat tours to explore the Everglades, a magical ecosystem. Enjoy a smooth gliding ride...more
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17696 SW 8th St, Meets at Pilot Travel Center, Miami, FL 33194-2702
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a SUPER SUPER AMAIZNG time!!!! It you are planning to do the Everglades THIS is the company for you!! And Captain Dave! You can’t get any better then him!!! Very courteous, nice, knows so much and takes the time to educate you and show...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were met at the Shell garage (not only petrol but also restrooms and a cafe) by a smiling Becky whose car we followed in our own car for about a mile to the boat. There we parked and Captain Robbie took over. This guy...More

Thank LouiseB147
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The tour delivered exactly what was promised. Knowledgeable guide, plenty of wide life and of course great gator sightings. Thoroughly recommend this tour.

Thank antslaw
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We used Uber to reach the meeting point (Shell garage about 35 mins outside Miami) and met the lovely Becky. There was a meeting of local Harley riders so it was interesting to see all the amazing bikes and characters whilst we waited for the...More

Thank JuliaHLondon_UK
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My family and i had a great time on the 1.5 hour private tour, our guide was super friendly, knowledgable and competant with the boat making us feel both safe and entertained. Unfortunately i cannot remember his name (our tour was on 28th August @...More

Thank Jodie E
Rebecca P, Manager at Everglades River of Grass Adventures -Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you Jodie for your excellent review, we are so grateful you took the time to share your experience with others (and help us too) . Korey was your guide, he's been in the Everglades since before he could walk and his knowledge of the...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Took the 1.5 hour trip with Captain Dave. We had a great time and saw several gators. So glad we chose this company for our trip.More

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Rebecca P, Manager at Everglades River of Grass Adventures -Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much for taking your Everglades airboat trip with The River Of Grass Adventures. We are glad you chose us too and that you took some time to write us your first TripAdvisor review and share a photo, awesome! Good reviews are so...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It was a fun outing. Guide was knowledgeable about the area in general. I would return again, and I recommend it to anyone who visits me and wants to do something different.

Thank Hilda M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We didn’t see any alligators but our guide made it fun anyway, and it was nice to be out in the water with the wind blowing. Something different. Visiting the zoo afterwards is also fun.More

Thank Eileen L
Rebecca P, Manager at Everglades River of Grass Adventures -Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks for the review, but we are certain you must have visited one of the "roadside attractions" in the Everglades where they have Zoo like settings to visit before or after the airboat ride. The River of Grass Adventures - Tours are different, we provide...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Having been messed around by another company, Everglades River of Grass Adventure Tours stepped in and helped us and we went out with 'Captain Dave'. This trip was definitely the highlight of our holiday, not only did Captain Dave take us to meet Baby Alligators,...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had a blast this afternoon on an airboat with Cory. We learned a lot, but not in a boring way. He answered all of our questions and we saw tiny 1 month old gators, Momma gators (Randi and Crazy Eyes) & the big Daddy (Jumper)....More

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Carles C
July 4, 2018|
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Response from UshaNaik | Reviewed this property |
Definitely contact the company but we were advised to take an uber to the pick up point. (We were going from Miami Beach). The pick up point is just a few minutes away from where the tour begins. Its pretty easy to also get... More
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Alina P
March 23, 2018|
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Response from John P | Reviewed this property |
Yes, contact them. You must book in advance. They have many departure times and days. The woman who does the bookings is very nice and she will do her best to accommodate your needs.
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Jennifer M
February 27, 2018|
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Response from Steve S | Reviewed this property |
I believe the best time to see alligators from Dec through April.
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