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Florida Cracker Airboat Rides & Guide Service

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County Road 512, Blue Cypress Conservation/Recreation Area, Vero Beach, FL 32966
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Brilliant Ride & Tour

What a fantastic Tour these guys provide, Captain Lawrence is the perfect quide, very knowledgable... read more

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Tory P
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Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom
Absolutely brilliant

We booked this airboat tour by telephone. The day before our trip they called to ask if we would... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
AngieP49
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Poole, United Kingdom
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Come see real Florida on a true custom airboat built by Capt. Lawrence. While gliding along and enjoying the sights Capt. Lawrence will narrate through talk around headsets. His vast knowldge of the history of area and the aqutic life will amaze young and old alike. With over 35 years of airboat knowldge and 8 years in the tour business with a perfect safty record he is Vero Beaches most experienced airboat Capt. Please take time to read some of the reviews from customers all over the world that have experienced what makes Florida Cracker so popular and keeps them comming back.
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Hours Today: 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
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County Road 512, Blue Cypress Conservation/Recreation Area, Vero Beach, FL 32966
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Reviewed today

What a fantastic Tour these guys provide, Captain Lawrence is the perfect quide, very knowledgable and passionate about the areas and wildlife, we saw lots of Gators, Ospreys and other wildlife and the Airboat ride is Amazing, do not. Hesitate to book this tour, you...More

Thank Tory P
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We booked this airboat tour by telephone. The day before our trip they called to ask if we would like to come earlier as the weather was so hot that earlier in the day would give us more chance of seeing more wildlife and not...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had the boat to ourselves and Captain Lawrence was interesting, knowledgeable and considerate of our comfort and safety. Well worth repeating which we intend to do.

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Reviewed May 3, 2018 via mobile

Such a great tour, captain Lawrence was a fantastic tour guide and we had a blast. We saw lots of alligators, birds and fish- every second of the hour long tour was packed with action. If you get a chance to do this it’s worth...More

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Reviewed May 1, 2018

I took my grown son and his girlfriend on a tour with "FL Cracker'. Our guide was so knowledgeable about the ecosystem of the area and knew all the places to look for gators. I think we saw 10 gators! It was a fun ride...More

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Reviewed April 28, 2018 via mobile

This was my 4th trip bring family on a trip with Lawrence. Every time they come off the boat saying what a great time it was. Lawrence is very knowledgeable and shares that knowledge about the different wildlife we encountered do to the fact he...More

Thank Rick R
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Reviewed April 16, 2018

Great value! We had the whole boat for our party of seven and Captain Chandler was terrific. He grew up there and knows that preserve like the back of his hand. When were there he had been on the water for 62 days straight. Great...More

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FLCracker02, Owner at Florida Cracker Airboat Rides & Guide Service, responded to this reviewResponded April 18, 2018

Thank you!!

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Reviewed April 7, 2018 via mobile

Nice outdoor seating (with restroom offsite, but close by). We stopped for appetizers only were not disappointed with the yummy crab balls!

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Reviewed April 3, 2018

What a fantastic tour! So glad we did this with family visiting from Maryland during spring break. Captain Lawrence was great. He taught us so much about the wildlife and we saw tons of alligators. He made the ride so much fun and took us...More

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FLCracker02, Owner at Florida Cracker Airboat Rides & Guide Service, responded to this reviewResponded April 8, 2018

Thank you!

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Reviewed April 2, 2018

Whether you live in Florida or are visiting, see the hidden beauty of Florida through Florida Cracker Airboats. Captain Chandler spoke from his vast knowledge of his beloved Florida..even the gators were listening!

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em00re1
January 16, 2018|
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Response from FLCracker02 | Property representative |
Hi! Our tours are an hour long. Please call for reservations 772-563-0001.
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ttmitz1989
May 28, 2017|
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Response from Delsey K | Property representative |
No! You are very safe with us!
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No it's safe & fun for all ages! Just give us a call to make reservations 772-563-0001
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