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Address: 621 Begonia Street, Everglades City, FL
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+1 239-695-4448
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Sun - Sat 09:00 - 17:00
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Our company does not run the "big boats" or the "jet...

Our company does not run the "big boats" or the "jet boats" we run only the small six passenger airboats. Your captian will take you through both the unique grassland praries and winding mangrove tunnels on your tour into this national treasure we call the Florida Everglades.

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saw 2 alligators and many birds

Airboat thru the mangroves and grasslands. My great-niece was with us (10yo) and wanted to get wet, Captain Bill obliged! He stopped several times and talked to us about the... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 days ago
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Monticello, Indiana
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Monticello, Indiana
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Airboat thru the mangroves and grasslands. My great-niece was with us (10yo) and wanted to get wet, Captain Bill obliged! He stopped several times and talked to us about the area,

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Fairbanks, Alaska
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

My family and I were looking for more fun while we were here in Florida and we decided to try an airboat tour. Wow! We had a blast This tour is a loud,visceral and AWESOME experience that we highly recommend. Reese (our airboat captain). Was just fantastic. He showed us his backyard that we never would have seen. He even... More 

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Monroe, New Jersey
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This was an excellent adventure for my entire family! Captain Hoss knew so much about the area and wildlife. I have 3 teenagers and they really enjoyed the airboat! Thanks Captain Hoss

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Naples, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

When our children were young we took them on Speedy's Airboat Tour. We loved it. Good to see a decade plus later they are still here and providing a great airboat tour. Our driver Bill was awesome. And how nice to find he was a Michigan native as we were. Small world when we only lived 30 miles apart.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

You shouldn't miss it. It was fun and fun and we also were lucky to see an alligator. I wished to do that the whole day. What an experience!

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Olney, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

An exciting drive from Naples along the famous US41 and then into Everglades City. Speedy's Airboat Tours were recommended by our hotel and likewise we would recommend them to anyone looking for some fun. We will not give too much away but following the signing of an indemnity agreement removing liability away from Speedy's should you be struck by lightning... More 

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Naples, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Through a recommendation from a friend, I called Speedy's Airboat Tours. Warm, friendly reservationist. Arrived early, as requested. At 11 a.m. on Saturday, had a 6-passenger boat to ourselves (a couple). Captain Hoss was terrific. Gave us information about the private mangrove and grass areas we visited, and he was funny. We will do this again and will bring family... More 

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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We had had the most amazing Airboat ride the previous day with Airboat in Everglades. Please read my Trip Advisor review for Airboat In Everglades 17696 SW 8th St, Miami, FL 33194 dated Dec 16 and titled, ‘Wow, wow, wow’. So we had high expectations, of this company as I had read the positive and negative reviews of them. To... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Seeing the mangrove forests and visiting the Everglades was one of my trips highlights for my first trip to the U.S. Captain Shane really knows his stuff and he is a genuine Florida Cracker. He made all his guests feel good and I could have listened to him speak for hours. If I have a chance to visit again, I... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Captain Hoss made our tour a great adventure! It was very fun and informative. We will be back again with other friends and family with a special request to have Captain Hoss as our guide. Many thanks to him for a memorable experience!

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