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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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MUST DO!!

Visited with my family, including a teenage boy. Sooo much fun and quite educational! Very authentic. Danny was an awesome captain/guide. We saw 4 gators on our trip.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed yesterday
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Davenport, IA
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Visited with my family, including a teenage boy. Sooo much fun and quite educational! Very authentic. Danny was an awesome captain/guide. We saw 4 gators on our trip.

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Tampa, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This was our first experience on an airboat and we loved it - great fun! Captain Danny was our tour guide and he was extremely informative about the ecosystem and wildlife, and very friendly. We saw a couple of alligators and many different types of birds. Highly recommend this company!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

Thanks for your time and expertise. We totally recommend your tour! The boat driver guide provided lots of explanation. He was very kind to a family with a young child on board. Viewing was easy. He slowed down or stopped so we could see and photograph whatever happened by. Well done!

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Thank Eliza E
Seaside, Oregon
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Have wanted to go on an airboat since I was a kid! ( thanks to Flipper) on my 60th Bday, my dream came true and Captain Mitch's Airboat service made it everything I had ever dreamed it to be!!

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Woodland, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The fan boat tour was an hour and we covered a lot! Tons of birds and 3 alligators plus mangrove, marshes and swamps. Enough adventure to keep everyone attentive and knowledgable narration from Captain Danny. $40 per adult

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Myrtle Beach, South Carolina
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

While there are many air boat tours to chose from in the Everglades. we chose Capt Mitch's for it's easy location, length of tour and simplicity of tour options. Located right on Hwy 41 on the Marco Island side of the Everglades. it offers 1 hour tours that travel through both mangrove and grasslands. We did not need a visit... More 

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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Even though they are locals I felt like they are taking advantage of the tourists. The cost was more then another air boat ride we took and they charged us for ear plugs and even with a coupon it was more expensive. The hour tour was maybe 35-40m, not an hour. Our Captain was knowledgeable but not much more then... More 

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Bakersfield, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This tour totally delivered!. Great captain. I would recommend this tour to all. We saw alligators and went though the mangroves, grassy land and swamp! After the ride they let us hold a small alligator.

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Sunset SC
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

While Capt. Mitch wasn't here Capt. Cliff did a fantastic tour in Mitch's stead. great ride, very knowledgeable as to local sights etc., just a lot of fun. Clean boats and office, nice souvenirs etc . All in all well worth the stop!!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Captain Carl was a great guide through the ecosystem of the Everglades. We saw and learned about Florida gators, various birds, mangrove trees and the water. My kids really liked holding the baby gator at the end. If you plan on buying anything in the gift shop, your purchase needs to be over $15.

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