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A-Awesome Airboat Rides

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E Colonial Drive, Christmas, FL 32709
+1 407-568-7601
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Lots of Fun!

My husband and I had a great ride with Captain Bruce Jr! He loves what he does which is sharing... read more

Reviewed 3 September 2017
kaye h
Macon, Georgia
via mobile
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This is a n excellent way to see the wildlife of Florida, something Disney are trying to recreate... read more

Reviewed 17 August 2017
Vicky L
Todmorden, England, United Kingdom
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“smaller boat” (10 reviews)
E Colonial Drive, Christmas, FL 32709
+1 407-568-7601
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Reviewed 3 September 2017 via mobile

My husband and I had a great ride with Captain Bruce Jr! He loves what he does which is sharing his knowledge of Florida waters and wildlife. Even though the weather was a little bit drizzly that didn't stop us from getting the full experience....More

Thank kaye h
Reviewed 17 August 2017

This is a n excellent way to see the wildlife of Florida, something Disney are trying to recreate but is there already an hour away from the Disney gates. Captain Bruce's knowledge of the local area ensures you do not miss anything. One of the...More

Thank Vicky L
Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

My husband and I took this 90 minute tour and it was so fun, awesome is definitely an appropriate name!

Thank miranda q
Reviewed 9 August 2017

Capt. Bruce (Jnr) was excellent, knowledgeable about the area & best places to see the wildlife including off the beaten track areas. Had a 90 minute tour for the three of us rather than a big boat with 20-30 people on board. Punctual, courteous &...More

Thank Robertwillow
Reviewed 2 August 2017 via mobile

We rode with Captain Bruce about 15 years ago. We wanted to go on another Ride this week and remembered how great that tour was. Now his son, also Captain Bruce provided a wonderful time for us again. With a small boat and limited seating,...More

1  Thank Scot B
Reviewed 1 August 2017

Captain Bruce (son) showed us a great tour. We saw everything from gators to wild hogs. My friends recommended Bruce to us and I recommend to you. You will not be disappointed.

Thank Donald B
Reviewed 11 July 2017

A-Awesome Airboat tours are operated by Captain Bruce and his son Captain Bruce junior. We went out with Bruce junior and we did have an "awesome" time, as we were there early we set off as soon as we were ready. We actually had the...More

Thank Rich9121
Reviewed 4 July 2017

We took our 4 year old grandson and had a great time. Los of wildlife and nature. Boats hold the captain plus 6 passengers. Sure beats the bigger boats some companies use.

Thank BobWinck
Reviewed 10 June 2017 via mobile

We called, got us in a time that worked out amazing!!! Captain Bruce jr was extremely polite, and very knowledgeable about the area!! He made us laugh and feel right at home😀. We are from Iowa so gators are not something we see all the...More

Thank Heather P
Bruce F, Captain at A-Awesome Airboat Rides, responded to this reviewResponded 13 June 2017

That's what we shoot for we don't want you to feel like tourists we want you to feel like "one of the guys" if you will. I'm very happy that you enjoyed yourselves and appreciate the great review, we hope to see ya'll again. -Capt...More

Reviewed 20 April 2017

Had a great time. Started with a Bald Eagle flyover while waiting to board, followed by an excellent tour through the area. Observed abundant wildlife in natural settings: Osprey, turtles, alligators, herons, more alligators...some very large, along with a group of youngsters in an off-the-beaten...More

Thank TheDadderz
Bruce F, captain at A-Awesome Airboat Rides, responded to this reviewResponded 21 April 2017

Thank you for the great review and we are very happy you had a memorable time, it was our pleasure and we hope to see you again in the future -Capt Bruce

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10 November 2017|
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Response from BobWinck | Reviewed this property |
I believe it was $50 for 90 minutes. I do not know if they offer senior discounts or not
9 April 2017|
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Response from Flemingdude | Reviewed this property |
It is a short (40 minutes) drive from Orlando and the space center!!
13 March 2017|
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Response from Bruce F | Property representative |
always a good idea to give yourself a day or two in advance especially this time of year as its our busy time, and in the event of bad weather when we take your reservation we get your phone number so we can call you should... More