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Alligator Cove Airboat Nature Tours

#1 of 9 Tours in Lake Wales Features Animals
14900 Camp Mack Rd, Camp Mack River Resort, Lake Wales, FL 33898-8445
+1 863-696-0406
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A must for everyone

This was my husband's first alligator boat you and it certainly won't be our last! I've been on... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Michael H
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Phenomenal Trip!!

Great trip for school age children. Captain Andy was very knowledgeable about the area and the... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
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Visit the Headwaters to the Everglades, with 6 passenger airboat into marshlands and waters of the Famous Kissimmee Basin. View alligators big and small, birds in abundance and all the wildlife that lives here. Stories told, history, time for photos and laughter too. Be taken back in time to Florida's natural state, with NO HOMES TO VIEW on this trip, just nature as it should be, up close and personal.
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Hours Today: 07:00 - 19:00
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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14900 Camp Mack Rd, Camp Mack River Resort, Lake Wales, FL 33898-8445
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+1 863-696-0406
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This was my husband's first alligator boat you and it certainly won't be our last! I've been on them before, but have never experienced one that was truly natural. Captain Andy definitely knows his Florida wildlife! We were even given a complimentary group photo at...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Great trip for school age children. Captain Andy was very knowledgeable about the area and the swamp creatures. He was also great talking to the children. Plus...The air boat ride was exhilarating...

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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Never been on air boat before and this didn't disappoint. It was a thrilling ride full of fun maneuvers and lots of nature and animals including gators, eagles, and cattle. It was suggested to come at the earlier times to see more wildlife. The guide...More

Thank Laura P
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This was our first airboat ride and it was a memorable one. We saw gators, cattle, eagles and beautiful landscapes. The ride itself was thrilling, not a boring steady ride. I highly recommend this ride for any exploration you are looking for in this area....More

Thank Heather K
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

What a BLAST! We had so much fun today on the Airboat tour with Captain Andy of Alligator Cove Tours. A definite "must do" if your ever in Lake Wales, Fl.

Thank Sabina T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our family had the most amazing experience with Alligator Cove Airboat Nature Tours. I have been to Central Florida many times in my lifetime, but never have I had such an incredible experience as I did exploring the rivers with Captain Andy. His knowledge of,...More

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Alligator C, Owner at Alligator Cove Airboat Nature Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks for the review guys

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Would highly recommend this tour, I'd previously done another one in the Everglades, and I thought this was better. We were taken around by Captain Flame, who gave us a great tour, plenty of wildlife to see, as well as a great fun ride as...More

Thank Andrew L
Alligator C, Owner at Alligator Cove Airboat Nature Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

thanks for the review guys.

Reviewed 3 June 2017 via mobile

I usually don't write reviews, but this was so good I needed to make the effort. People were awesome. Boat tour was fun and educational. Everything top notch and professional. Don't hesitate, just do it. Bring your camera. The campgrounds this is located within looks...More

Thank ww-photographer
Reviewed 2 June 2017

Thank you so much to owners Andy and Candy for such a fabulous nature tour on the central Florida rivers! It was great to see such a special and unique side of central Florida. Andy was a perfect captain and guide to share information on...More

Thank Rebecca M
Reviewed 31 May 2017

Our Captain, Andy, provided a wonderful experience for our whole family (ageing from 3yrs old to 60+). It was a glimpse into what Florida was like before the ever developing tourist industry began. The nature, including numerous birds, alligators, water lillies and beautiful trees helped...More

Thank bobnalyd
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Lyndsi P
28 March 2017|
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Response from Alligator C | Property representative |
We can put 6 full sized adults on each vessel.
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cmstyn
21 March 2017|
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Response from Alligator C | Property representative |
We run for an hour and a half for fifty dollars per person plus tax. Please call (863) 696-0406 for reservations. Thanks, Captain Andy
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Jan V
1 March 2017|
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Response from Alligator C | Property representative |
This time of year we would love to have 4-5 days in advance. Please call (863) 696-0406 for reservations or further info. Thanks, Captain Andy
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