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Everglades Adventure Tours

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Ochopee, FL, USA
About Everglades Adventure Tours
Everglades Adventure Tours is owned and operated by a 4th generation swamp family.We offer a variety of everglades adventures for all types of travelers.Our tours not only give you insight into the ecology but a true sense of local culture.Our local knowledge of the swamp and the naturalist guides are sure to make your tour of the Glades a memoarable experience.We are the first only company to offer traditional pole boats have been used for centuries by native people here to hunt fish and travel the swamps, they now also offer a quiet way to explore the natural beauty of the florida everglades and experience ecotourism at its best. By providing you with a unique and enjoyable experience, we hope to be the highlight of your vacation while at the same time creating an appreciation and awareness of the importance of preserving our natural resources. All of our tours strive to be as environmentally conscious as possible reaching towards
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Had no idea what to expect of this tour. It was a most wonderful experience - our guide was very knowledgeable about the flora and fauna and it was blazing hot but oh so cool in the Everglades. Definitely a MUST DO - something to...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Reviewed June 10, 2019

We had a blast with Ralph on our poleboat tour. He was very knowledgeable on the area, was happy to share his knowledge with us and answered every question we had with enthusiasm. I recommend the pole boat tour because it was an authentic cypress...More

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed April 25, 2019

We went on a 2-hour tour with Jack the early part of April this year. We chose a pole boat tour after researching the ways to see the Everglades; noisy airboats didn't appeal to us, and we wanted someone else to do the elbow work....More

Date of experience: April 2019
1  Thank BunnyBobbie
Reviewed April 21, 2019 via mobile

I’ve taken a pole boat tour with Ralph once before and it was very peaceful and beautiful. He was an excellent guide. I fell in love with Turner River! Ralph is an expert. He knows when to be silent and let you take in all...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank KarcherWithAK
Reviewed April 19, 2019

It was always on my bucket list to do an airboat tour of the Everglades...stumbled on this group when researching. Still did the airboat in the afternoon (more on the Miami side of Everglades)...but this was SO MUCH BETTER. Did the 730am 4 hour tour....More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Goingfor100
Reviewed April 15, 2019 via mobile

The tour with the kayaks was amazing. We saw a lot of alligators and it felt like being part of the wildlife. Captain Jack our guide was great he showed and explained us a lot about the Everglades and made us feel very comfortable. We...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed April 15, 2019

Having a limited amount of time in the area, we wanted to choose the best way to experience the Everglades/Cypress Bend swamp lands. While we considered an air boat tour, our final decision opted to go with something far less noisy. It was absolutely the...More

Date of experience: March 2019
1  Thank SkipJAtlanta
Reviewed April 14, 2019 via mobile

Our guide Ron was just what you would expect on a mangrove kayak tour.He was knowledgeable and was very accommodating for all levels..We are very experienced kayakers and were with a bunch of novice kayakers.He handled the situation well and took some time with us...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Rick_Cobello
Reviewed April 8, 2019

We have kayaked w/ Everglades Adventure tours in the past. On our most recent visit to Florida - in May 2018, we had booked and paid for a kayak tour. On the day we were to check in to our hotel, there had been fires...More

Date of experience: May 2018
2  Thank jenLeCreate
Reviewed April 8, 2019 via mobile

We went out with Joe at 7am. It was awesome. He is super knowledgeable about wildlife, vegetation and the Everglades. Easy to talk with Joe and Great pace,

Date of experience: April 2019
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February 18, 2017|
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Response from davidlane2017 | Reviewed this property |
Hi Karen, Everglades Adventure Tours is where we booked the pole boat tour. They have "eco tours" with hiking, kayaking, canoeing, and paddleboards. In addition, they offer "safari tours" with an emphasis on photography... More
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February 7, 2016|
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Response from Sabrina R | Reviewed this property |
I was visiting from Maryland and made a reservation so I could plan my days. It was nice to know when I was doing the pole boat tour so I could plan other things to do too. I would do it again in a heartbeat, what a great... More
December 27, 2014|
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Response from NativeGladesman | Property representative |
We have more bugs in the summer however they come and go according to the rain and other conditions. If you would like to contact us ahead of your visit we are glad to offer a mosquito report.