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Off Beat City Tours of Miami's best spots. Always stop at Wynwood and a manatee spot. Everglades tours go farther than any other operator to Big Cypress and 10,000 Islands, the two best parts of the Everglades. Love cruise pax with late hotel check...more
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Miami Beach, FL 33139
+1 305-763-4544
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Reviewed 26 December 2016 via mobile

We all thoroughly enjoyed our excursion with John & Miami Native Tours. I've taken city tours of Miami before and John was by far the most entertaining, informative, and accommodating guide I have ever had. We booked a custom tour for 4 for 10am on...More

Date of experience: December 2016
1  Thank Exploration597010
Management response:Responded 5 January 2017

Since you booked a city tour before and after the cruise, I learned that a tour on the debark is much more relaxed. The Black Police Precimct Museum is unique and you saw parts of Miami no tourist ever sees. Plus we saw manatees up...More

Reviewed 10 December 2016 via mobile

One the 5 hour Everglades tour with John, we enjoyed a great airboat ride out to an island where the Tigertail tribe has houses. We saw alligators, anhingas, a woodstork, a yellow snake, turtles and many other animals on the tour. I recommend this tour...More

Date of experience: December 2016
1  Thank meisenh
Management response:Responded 5 January 2017

Sorry for my late response. Yes, our tour was a good one. Glad you appreciated the extra time spent to get to Big Cypress! I can't understand how operators can get 5 minutes away from Big Cypress and turn around. Next time we need to...More

Reviewed 26 October 2016

We went on the city tour with John and we all enjoyed it - including our sons (aged 9 and 11). He picked us up from our hotel and we had him all to ourselves. He took us round lots of sights including Coral Gables,...More

Date of experience: October 2016
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Reviewed 20 October 2016

When I stumbled upon Miami Native Tour's website, I knew we had to go with them. I enquired pretty last minute about the Everglades package, thankfully John was willing to accommodate a private tour for my husband and I at an agreed price. Even though...More

Date of experience: October 2016
1  Thank Stiah
Management response:Responded 5 January 2017

Not only were you my first newlyweds to do the Everglades and Big Cypress, you were also my first Aussie-Asians. I love Aussies and love being called a great chap. I hope my tips for Northern California and the Southwest helped make the rest of...More

Reviewed 5 October 2016

Amazing tour, where John takes you around the Everglades and the Big Cypress (5 hour tour) and you get to see the alligators and birds in their natural habitat instead of being locked up. We also went on an airboat ride, but not with the...More

Date of experience: October 2016
1  Thank CeciliaEasyCooking
Management response:Responded 5 January 2017

Thanks Cecilia! So happy you enjoyed my off the beaten path approach! Hope to get to Budapest one day and see the best of your city!

Reviewed 7 August 2016

My wife, daughter and I enjoyed a tour with Miami Native tours on the 30th June this year. We were collected from our city hotel and found that we had a private tour. Our guide John was very knowledgeable and clearly made an effort to...More

Date of experience: June 2016
1  Thank JohnDS123
Management response:Responded 5 January 2017

Sorry for my late response! I just figured out how to respond. Yes, the construction work on the tree island had scared away the wildlife that day, but luckily we were able to see wildlife in Big Cypress. Your girl was easy to take care...More

Reviewed 22 July 2016

If you are looking to go beyond the typical canned tour of the Everglades, take this tour. From start to finish, our excellent guide, also shared with us the how & why of Miami/Florida's past to give us insight of how things got to be...More

Date of experience: July 2016
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Reviewed 21 July 2016 via mobile

We took a 5 hour Everglades tour and enjoyed every minute of it! Our guide was so knowledgable, he is a Miami native. You won't regret booking any tour with him! Don't go with the pushy commercial companies, use Miami Native Tours!

Date of experience: July 2016
1  Thank erinh519
Reviewed 24 May 2016

We took the Everglades tour with Miccosuki Airboat and Big Cypress National Preserve. John picked us up from our Hotel on time in comfortable, air conditioned transport. It was just my husband and I, so it was actually a private tour which was unexpected but...More

Date of experience: May 2016
Thank Salster66
Management response:Responded 5 January 2017

Sorry for late response! Yes, we had a great trip! Glad you enjoyed going off the beaten path! I could tell you guys enjoyed the trip, which makes my job so much more enjoyable.

Reviewed 27 April 2016

John picked up our group of ten after a week-long cruise. Not only did he give us a great tour of Miami, he was kind, funny, and made us feel very safe and comfortable. He was also very patient and made an extra special trip...More

Date of experience: April 2016
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My city tour sees the most manatees. I have 10 different spots around Miami that i can always find. Often close enough to almost touch them. I pick up at all Miami Beach and Downtown/Brickell hotels. my standard tour is... More