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Airboat In Everglades

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Address: 17696 Southwest 8th Street, Miami, FL 33194-2702
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Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
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Everglades Tour

Explore the everglades on a small airboat to see the...

Everglades Tour

Explore the everglades on a small airboat to see the wonders & beauty that it offers. Airboat in everglades, miami airboat rides, miami airboat tours, miami beach attractions, are here. Ride and Slide threw sawgrass, mangroves, apple pond trees and less than 6 inches of water. Located in Northern America, the Everglades of Florida is home to some of the world's most diverse animals and vegetation. The wetlands boast of shallow water bodies, great habitat and awesome scenery that helps you create memories. Having a tropical climate further aids the tourists in their endeavors. with the extent of water that is not easily navigable, a trip down the river of grass is quite impossible without the help of local guides and machines.

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Perfect way to experience the Everglades!

Never been on one of these before, but grew up watching Gentle Ben! Met right on time at the Shell station down the road, and boarded our private airboat right at 10AM on time... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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London, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

I booked a private tour with this company over the phone 36 hours in advance. They told me to arrive 15 mins before my booking and that it was fine to pay on the day. We had to take a taxi for 45 mins to get there from South Beach and then they didn't show up and didn't answer the... More 

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5 reviews
3 attraction reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Never been on one of these before, but grew up watching Gentle Ben! Met right on time at the Shell station down the road, and boarded our private airboat right at 10AM on time and shoved off. One of the more relaxing hours I've spend in South Florida, easy, smooth, perfect tour! LOTS of alligators and birds, just sitting and... More 

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Thank sheldon_novek
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I went there and it was an amazing and very nice activity. Its nice but i expected to be longer than the usual time.

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Thank Ismail A
2 reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had such a wonderful time! We saw tons of gators, they're all over the place! Victor was an excellent captain/tourguide/photographer/bartender. We did the private evening tour and it was phenomenal.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Willie was great guide in the Everglades. He knows the areas to look to find alligators. Windy Broking

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Haymarket, Virginia
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3 reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

During our visit to Miami we planned to take a boat tour of the Everglades. After reading several reviews we decided to spend a little extra for a private tour. This was a great decision! Dave led our private tour and he was extremely knowledgeable and entertaining. Riding in the boat was a blast and he even enticed an alligator... More 

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Thank Ross S
Edmonton
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our last day in Miami after our cruise was a planned tour of the ever glades. We woke up to rain and the tour goes on rain or shine. We got a bit wet but the staff were wonderful and we enjoyed our visit to the park. It is worth a visit when visiting Miami. It was fun riding in... More 

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Thank RosanneMaitland
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Captain Maurice was awesome. Saw more than 150 gators!!!! 1.5 hour tour was just right. Plenty of beautiful birds as well. Watched the gators catch fish. Great experience for travelers as well as locals. I live in Fort Lauderdale

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Thank Tom C
Flowery Branch, United States
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Loved the experience but beware of the noise. The views were great and the wildlife exciting. Worth the trip!

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Munich, Germany
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This tour was so fun! We were a group of 9 and they gave us 2 boats , and both guides were excellent , really knowledgable , funny, and we saw almost 100 alligators, it was amazing . Highly recommend this tour!!

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