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Capt Mitch's - Everglades Private Airboat Tours

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Address: 31000 US 41 South, Everglades City, FL 34139
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+1 800-368-0065
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Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
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Captain Mitch's Thrilling Everglades airboat tours. The only all grassland...

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.

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Awesome Experience with Local Flair

My wife and I were there on 2/21 - They were busy but we called ahead and went out about 30 minutes after arriving. The trip was great it last over a hour and was fun and very... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 days ago
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Uniontown, Pennsylvania, United States
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Uniontown, Pennsylvania, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

My wife and I were there on 2/21 - They were busy but we called ahead and went out about 30 minutes after arriving. The trip was great it last over a hour and was fun and very informative. We had Capt Danny and he knew a lot about the area what was there, what it was, the history, everything.... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Our guide for this excursion was Louis, he was a great tour guide and kept everyone engaged. We were able to see gators, egrets, spoonbills, and many other species, with some at a pretty close distance. The gators are not that timid and we could see just how powerful they are in real life. Once more I give credit to... More 

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

The drive to Captain Mitch's was a fun scenic adventure in itself. Upon arrival, check in was easy. We boarded the boat, which holds up to 12 people, so you will get to make some friends. Captain Danny was friendly and knowledgeable about the area. Knew SO MUCH about the history of the area (since being raised there), scientific reasons... More 

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Michigancity
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Captain Danny was a native swamp man who knew the Everglades. The one hour ride had all the alligators and birds you could which to see up close. Captain Dan stopped the boat numerous times to explain anything you wished to know about anything. The BEST feature of Captain Mitch's Air Boats is that they lease 10sq. miles of private... More 

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Venice, FL
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Captain Louis was great - very knowledgeable and very engaging. We'd give him, and our tour, a 10. Great trip and a huge gator!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Captain Cliff was wonderful and very knowledgeable, saw several alligators, all kinds of birds and enjoyed the airboat ride very much. After the ride we got to hold a baby alligator! Will do it again next time we go to the Everglades.

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Tampa, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a great time with Capt. Cliff through the mangroves and grasses. He made everyone feel comfortable, was more than happy to answer questions and gave us a nice history of the area. Saw many birds and several gators. Highly recommend and will return again in the future with my grandkids as I know they'll love this!!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a wonderful experience. Captain Louis was knowledgeable and pleasant. Made the trip fun and exciting. He was also extremely funny. Answered all questions pleasantly and with humour. Will recommend this trip to everyone.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A fun tour through the grasslands and mangrove tunnels with Cliff. He was knowledgeable of the history, the land and knew spot on where the gators were. Many white ibis, pink spoonbills, cormorants, ducks, and wood storks. So cool to see hundreds of birds gather and enjoy. Highly recommend.

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Buffalo, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Second time at Captain Mitch's and had a great time!! We had Captain Cliff today and he was very knowledgeable, friendly and fun. Captain Cliff took the time to teach us about the everglades eco system while showing us many Alligators getting us up close and personal. He took the time to stop several times along the way to explain... More 

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