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Captain Jack's Airboat Tours

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Address: 200 Collier Avenue, Everglades City, FL
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+1 844-326-2628
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09:00 - 17:00
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Sun - Sat 09:00 - 17:00
Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
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Go on a thrilling adventure through twisting mangrove tunnels on our...

Go on a thrilling adventure through twisting mangrove tunnels on our signature Everglades airboat tour in Everglades City! Use a coupon on our website to visit our animal sanctuary for free, which includes a live alligator show and alligator hugs. Upgrade to a combo ticket to see more of the Everglades with a grassland airboat tour and swamp buggy forest tour.

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We had a group of 9 and reserved 2 airboats - one for the adults and one for our kids (ages 15-21). Our tour guides were fabulous - very knowledgeable, courteous, funny and safe... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed yesterday
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

We had a group of 9 and reserved 2 airboats - one for the adults and one for our kids (ages 15-21). Our tour guides were fabulous - very knowledgeable, courteous, funny and safe. Jake had the kids on his boat and they had a blast. The adults had Billy and we had just as much fun. Things to note... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

We had captain Johnny and had a great time! He explained that because of the time of the year, we wouldn't see any alligators. And that was fine with us... we have seen enough of them. My party of three got on a jet boat within 20 minutes of getting our tickets and after finding where to get on and... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Captain Jack's is awesome! We did the Mangrove Tour with Captain Jacob, and it was a blast. We did the Grassland Tour with Captain Tommy and we learned a lot plus we loved the ride! An adrenaline rush. This is my second year in a row, and I highly recommend visiting here!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We arrived at Captain Jacks and were greeted by our guide Travis. He was very professional yet fun. He grew up in the Everglades and has been driving air boats since he was a kid so I felt secure with him in control. He gave us a thrilling ride though the mangroves going fast and doing some awesome spins. I... More 

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Groningen Province, The Netherlands
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

To see the Everglades en the mangroves you make an trip with the hovercraft boats from captain Jack in Everglades City. In an small boat with 6 peoples you see everything. It is exciting how fast the boat ride in the small canals of the mangrove. After that take an hamburger bread in the Island café, very good.

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This is the best way to introduce someone to the scenic beauty of the Evergalsdes. Follow up the airboat rides with the swamp buggy rides and the animal adventure. Best $170 imaginable for 2 people.

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Lakefield, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We really enjoyed this hour boat ride. We got to see raccoons in the mangroves and an alligator that apparently likes to eat those raccoons. This was a great time spent and would do this again.

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Morrison, Illinois
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a great time at Captain Jacks Airboat rides. We saw aligators, racoons, and then went to a little zoo that had otters, lions, tigers, and an aligator show. Ask for Billy on the airboat tour.... he's a hoot!

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Newport, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Travelling from Miami, there are lots of exits en-route advertising Airboats, keep going to Everglades City and experience Captain Jack's. Pretty sure they have largest fleet of air boats and cover largest area. Went to the ticket office in Everglades City, were advised next available time slots will be in two hours time for the Mangroves mins tour, perfect! Though... More 

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Muenster, Germany
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We booked the combo ticket which included 2 boat tours an animal show and free Alligator hugs etc and it was awesome! Our Mangroves tour was with Tony who was very nice and made the boat ride very fun. Sadly we didn't see any Alligators due to the weather not being great however it was very worth it! Our second... More 

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