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Captain Fred's Airboat Nature Tours

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Capt Freds world famous airboat tours are the best nature tours in central Florida. Our tour will offer sightings of a wide range of wildlife, from alligators to bald eagles. Great family fun, Hold baby alligators IN OUR OFFICE(we are licensed...more
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4700 Crump Rd., Suite C - US 27, Lake Hamilton, FL 33851
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+1 863-696-1637
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

GREAT is not even close it's much better. Capt. Joe was a good guide and showed us , Gators, bald eagles and many other animals. He even showed some skills in swedish language. One of the hilights of our vacation in Florida for sure. Before...More

Thank Lasse L
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Wow! What fun this was! From holding and learning about alligators to seeing a bald eagle to a fun airboat ride. Cap’t Joe and Rachel were fantastic at what they do! Would recommend to everyone- a must do!

Thank dawesmoses
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We spent a great morning on airboat and then being introduced to Alligators. From the boat we saw a bald Eagle.

Thank jarrardhowe
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We thought this would be a good activity for our cousins from UK. It was a great time. Captain Fred knows the area very well. He pointed out an eagle's nest and one of the eagles among other things such as recently hatched gators. My...More

Thank traintraveler53
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Rachel was amazing as our educator into the world of alligators! She was informative and interesting. She treated all the guests exactly s she needed to. We loved Taz and Prince Charles! Great experience! Then the airboat was amazing. The captain took us on a...More

Thank mexiwonder
Reviewed August 31, 2018

I called at the last minute on evening and was able to book a private morning tour the next morning. This place is wonderful. Close to where we were staying in Winter Haven (12 minutes) and a most amazing morning. Captain Joe and Rachel made...More

Thank WandaD225
Reviewed August 24, 2018

This is the place to go!!!! You won’t regret it! Rachel was very knowledgeable and we learned so much about alligators. Captain Joe was great and showed us so many birds, alligators and we even saw turtle eggs! The kids loved every minute and so...More

Thank Jmez521
Reviewed August 11, 2018

This was one of the most amazing afternoons I have ever experienced! Rachel and Joe were excellent! Friendly, informative, exciting! The alligator presentation was very interesting and Rachel was a pro. Getting to hold the alligators was an experience my family will never forget. The...More

Thank LoveTravel680111
Reviewed August 10, 2018 via mobile

From holding the alligators to the airboat ride, it was an awesome experience. They accommodated our party of 7 with ease. Very friendly and explained lots of areas in the lake. Highly recommend!

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Reviewed August 9, 2018 via mobile

Rachael was awesome showing us the different sized alligators and how to hold them. You can tell they are taken care of. The airboat ride was also awesome even though we didnt see any gators in the wild (cant be guaranteed to see any for...More

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dawesmoses
October 6, 2018|
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Response from cgkoch | Reviewed this property |
If you think you need them, don't put on any bug spray or sun lotions until after you've seen the demonstration with the alligators, but you might want to have it with you for the airboat tour. The suggestions already... More
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dawesmoses
October 6, 2018|
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Response from Wendy M | Reviewed this property |
Hi, I’m sorry I don’t remember the price but their website is very informative and set out prices. As I recall we were out on the airboat for about 1.30 hours and then after the “talk and show” was about 45 mins. Very... More
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Donna49341
April 25, 2018|
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Response from marigail | Reviewed this property |
The going price will be on the website. I think we paid $40 cash, and it was a bit more if you used a credit card. The ride was an hour, but there was a session beforehand where you learned a lot about the animals, and... More
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