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Gator Bait Airboat Adventures

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Vero Beach's premier airboat adventure tour. Gator Bait is the fun, informative and interactive tour for ages 2 and over. Our mission statement is to ensure all guests have a wonderful time experiencing the beauty of the marsh and its wildlife. Our...more
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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County Road 512, Vero Beach, FL 32966
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+1 772-766-2629
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The guide was great. Very knowledgeable and we saw many gators both adult and babies. Boat ride was fun also.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank 926dona
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Capt. Tom was a great tour guide as well as interesting and fun too. This was my third airboat ride since living in Florida and it is always a unique experience each time. There are other airboat companies but I would confidently suggest Gator Bait...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank 984leev
Reviewed October 14, 2018

We had a 50 minute airboat ride with Captain Tom. He knows his stuff: gators, birds, history of the area, water plants...it was amazing. Even just the ride in the airboat, with the huge skies and beautiful scenery would've been worth the trip, but the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank carymcs
Reviewed October 12, 2018 via mobile

My husband and I took a morning tour and it was amazing!! Cpt Tom was very informative, engaging and sprinkled in a fair amount of humor. I would recommend this tour to all.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank abbeysjo
Reviewed September 23, 2018

Our party of 12 are all locals, but decided to spend the morning on the boat. I'm not sure why we've not done this before! Capt Tom was awesome. The water was beautiful - packed full of wildlife - easy to get on and off...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Jennifer B
Reviewed August 24, 2018 via mobile

At the last minute, I called up Gato Bait Airboats and they were kind enough to squeeze in a tour for my family of 6. I only gave them about a 1.5 hr notice but they were willing to accommodate us. We were on the...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank thevuzoo
Reviewed August 24, 2018 via mobile

This ride was amazing! We saw so many gators and other beautiful wildlife. We took a 9:30am tour, so it wasn’t too hot. (I’m a New Englander and not used to the August FL heat). Captain Tom was a great tour guide. He narrated most...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Erin V
Reviewed August 7, 2018

I went down to visit some family and we filled up the boat. Young and old we all enjoyed ourselves. Beautiful, amazing and wow.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Cheryl M
Reviewed July 9, 2018 via mobile

We went on an hour long airboat ride with Capt Tom for my dad's birthday. It was an awesome time. Everyone had fun. We saw a lot of gators, birds, fish and other wildlife. Capt Tom was very knowledgeable and obviously knew where to find...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Steve C
Reviewed July 9, 2018 via mobile

Capt Tom had the gators right off the launch. Very comfortable boat ride and very knowledgeable guide. All 14 board had an awesome time I highly recommend this tour company in airboat ride. Will definitely hit them up again when we come back to South...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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rielygirl1
March 26, 2017|
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Response from Cynthia R | Property representative |
We do not have a 2 hour tour on the airboat. Only 1 hour which is $45.00 per adult and $40.00 per child ages 12 and under. Thank you.
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rielygirl1
March 26, 2017|
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Response from Tom N |
I do not believe the offer 2 hour tours on a regular basis . You would have to call and determine if they would do a private tour for 2 hours. He normally fills the boat or close to it that is why it is priced that way.I... More
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Mamaofseven2015
January 29, 2015|
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Response from Bridget R | Reviewed this property |
Our tour was in the mid-late morning and was awesome, but I think no matter what time you go you'll get to see many different types of wildlife. It was so much fun!
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