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Capt Mitch's - Everglades Private Airboat Tours
Ranked #10 of 33 Tours in Everglades City
Certificate of Excellence
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Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
Owner description: Captain Mitch's Thrilling Everglades airboat tours. The only all grassland airboat tour in the Everglades city area. Owned and operated by one of the oldest families in Everglades city Florida.
Reviewed July 16, 2013

The driver was very knowledgable about everything we saw. Saw a girl gator guarding her nest. Very neat! Also we saw a gator right by their dock that they said stays under their place to keep cool. Very fun and worth the money!!

1  Thank Allie C
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Reviewed July 11, 2013

Eight of us - including a 5 year old and 3 year old - went on this tour on July 2nd. Although it rained, we still had a memorable experience! Our guide was very knowledgeable about the swampland and its inhabitants and we were able to see up close a female alligator guarding her nest and an alligator with a tooth stuck in his snout from a previous fight! Our guide was thoughtful in trying to drive us around the rain, but in the end it was unavoidable. We didn't care, however, and felt it only added to the experience! Holding a baby gator at the end was the cherry on top of an amazing experience!

1  Thank Amy D
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Reviewed July 10, 2013

I brought my Grandson and friends today on the airboat tour. Our Captain, Sanford, did a great job assuring that we had a wonderful time. It was definitely a learning experience and so enjoyable. We were fortunate to be able to see a female alligator guarding her nest and later saw a large male with an extra tooth jutting from his "snout". The scenery was beautiful, the weather cooperated, and our Captain provided a great narrative and ride through the Everglades. All employees were friendly and welcoming. Would definitely do it again! Well worth every penny spent!

1  Thank Carole N
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Reviewed June 27, 2013

The guide was skilled with the boat. He had an interesting knowledge of the environment, and he knew how to get us close up looks at the gators. Never knew there was a marsh rabbit, but we saw that too. He made us feel safe the entire time. And then holding the baby gator at the end was a nice way to end the time. This is one of the highlights of our week.

Thank JohnnyBfromTN
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Reviewed June 18, 2013

I took my wife and my 2 1/2 old daughter here early in the morning when they just opened...also one of the best time to see wildlife. We had such a great time!!!! We saw plenty of alligators (which is not a 100% certain) and just the sheer beauty of the Everglades! My wife said that she was glad we went and experienced this. I am a outdoor kind of guy and love being around nature...if this is you then go for it...if not give it a shot...the air boat gets some speed plus with all the turns makes it even more intresting

Thank Jeremy P
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