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Everglades Airboat Private Nature and History Tour

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This private Everglades airboat tour lets you see the famous “River of Grass” your way—choose from multiple departure times that fit your schedule and have the undivided attention of your private guide once you’re on the water. Plus, airboats easily navigate the twisting river for the most opportunities to see wildlife, such as alligators, crocodiles, and more.
Highlights
  • Private Everglades tour can be customized to suit your needs
  • Choose from multiple departure times, group sizes, and trip lengths
  • Tour by airboat for more opportunities to see wildlife, such as alligators
  • Ask questions and learn about the ecosystem through your guide’s commentary
What to Expect
Make your way to the departure point listed on your voucher to begin your Everglades airboat tour. Upon arrival, board your private boat for smooth sailing through the “River of Grass.” Not only can airboats easily maneuver through the tight twists and turns of the Everglades but they also have low emissions for a more environmentally friendly choice over larger commercial operators. As you sail, your guide entertains you with fun facts about the area’s wildlife, including ever-present alligators. Because this is a private Everglades tour, you can customize how long you spend at stopping points and ask unlimited questions. Plus, a wide range of booking options let you choose your desired number of passengers and time frames for a tour that easily fits your preferences. Your tour concludes at the original departure point.
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Important Information
Departure Point
ValuJet Flight 592 Memorial
Departure Time
Tours are available from sunrise to sunset. Please advise your preferred tour time in the Special Requirements field at the time of booking.
Duration
2h
Inclusions
  • Private airboat tour
  • Professional guide
  • Live commentary on board
  • Beverages
  • All taxes, fees and handling charges
  • Bottled water
  • Local guide
  • Tour escort/host
Exclusions
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Lunch
  • Gratuities
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Due to the nature of this tour and the safety of all guests, the tour operator reserves the right to refuse service to passengers who are intoxicated or show signs of intoxication. If, as a result, your tour is canceled, you will not be entitled to a refund
  • Please know that due to the nature of this tour, travelers will receive a liability waiver after booking that is required in order to participate in this activity
  • Wheelchair accessible and told ahead of time
  • Children 5 years and under are complimentary and considered lap children.
  • Total weight limit is 1100lbs (500kg / 78.5 st)
  • There is a maximum of 6 passengers per boat
  • No building, gift shops or restrooms, this is a raw Everglades tours. No fluff, no tourist trap. Strictly conservation and preservation minded touring company.
  • Tours are available from sunrise to sunset. Please advise your preferred tour time in the Special Requirements field at the time of booking.
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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My family lives in Miami and we love to take visitors from out of town on an air boat ride so we've tried a few and this one is the best. The young man who was our guide has a BA in environmental science from FIU so his knowledge of the Everglades and ecology in general made the
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I would recommend this tour to anyone who wish to experience Everglades park at a personal level! The wild life is phenomenal, and our captain was passionate and knowledgeable. We'll definitely come back. Thanks.
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The entire experience was great. We had a private tour for two and I’d highly recommend this to others; it was amazing to be guided by a highly knowledgable and passionate leader, Lorenzo, who clearly loves the Everglades and has knowledge and respect for the area to match. As
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We booked a private tour for our family of four and it was an amazing experience. Captain Ozzie was fab and so knowledgeable, having grown up in the Everglades. They really care about the environment and sharing it with their guests. We got to see an alligator up close and learn
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It was great experience ,would recommend. Lorenzo was good tour guide, learned a lots from him. Gave us lots information about wildlife there. Would definitely recommend 90 minute tour. Thank you for great experience
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