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Airboat Rides Melbourne

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Open today: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Captain Mike was great guide

Highly recommend. Captain Mike was entertaining and knowledgeable. We knew up front that the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Dennis A
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Awesome airboat tour!

Captain Mike was wonderful! Our family of 6 loved our airboat ride! We saw several gators and other... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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“captain mike”(123 reviews)
“air boat ride”(15 reviews)
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We believe that when you go for an airboat tour that you should experience a real airboat adventure! Your safety is our primary concern but our goal is for you and your family to have an exciting airboat experience while skimming across the St Johns...more
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Hours Today: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
6000 Lake Washington Rd, Lake Washington Park, Melbourne, FL 32934-7815
+1 321-288-3997
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Highly recommend. Captain Mike was entertaining and knowledgeable. We knew up front that the chance of seeing an alligator was up to animal, not the guide so we were not disappointed that the gators were cooling off in deep water. Do much fun and affordable....More

Thank Dennis A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Captain Mike was wonderful! Our family of 6 loved our airboat ride! We saw several gators and other wildlife. The area was beautiful with great scenery. Our kids are ages 12,12,9 & 6, Captain Mike was wonderful with them and kept them engaged and interested...More

Thank JFrank6
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Thoroughly enjoyed our tour with Capt. Mike. He’s born and raised in the area and knows the swamps like the back of his hands. He’s extremely knowledgeable about the wildlife and ecosystem with a special talent for educating his passengers. I highly recommend Airboat Rides...More

Thank Pam R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A very accommodating, fun adventure! We had a great time seeing the wildlife on our air boat ride. It was so fun to be able to see alligators in their habitat. A bonus...when there was an error in pricing, the captain flagged our car down...More

Thank Missy A
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Reviewed 29 June 2018 via mobile

Capt Mike was an excellent guide! He made sure I got photos of gators ;taking way more time than we booked. He was very knowledgeable about the area and the wildlife. He took extra time to answer questions from the kids on the tour. Highly...More

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Reviewed 28 June 2018 via mobile

Took the 1 hour tour we were out for almost an hour and a half just the boat ride itself was exciting to see the wild life an extra gift.Our guide told us a lot about the area and a history of the lake and...More

Thank Tony S
Reviewed 27 June 2018 via mobile

Me my wife and 2 boys went out for an hour tour with captain Mike. We had an awesome time. Captain Mike was very Knowledgeable of the wildlife and surroundings. We saw about 15 Alligators and he made my oldest son day by letting him...More

Thank levilowe
Reviewed 16 June 2018 via mobile

We were rolling through Melbourne on our way to Ft Lauderdale - on a whim I called and talked to Captain Mike who worked with us to schedule a ride that same day. I told him my kids were interested in seeing gators - not...More

1  Thank Adkins D
Reviewed 13 May 2018 via mobile

Captain Dexter was a blast and very knowledgeable. Our kids got a nice lesson on the wild life during a nice airboat tour. Highly recommend

Thank Michael S
Reviewed 25 April 2018

There were many excursions to choose from and I highly recommend Airboat Rides Melbourne..the reservation was easy to arrange..we actually got a return call from A.M. unlike a couple other companies. We left on time, were told exactly what to expect and the guide knew...More

3  Thank Joan B
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Ryan P
18 April 2017|
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Response from 959miket | Property representative |
No, unless the child obviously doesn't want to go & would spoil the tour for everyone else.
9 March 2017|
Response from 959miket | Property representative |
I'm not sure what you mean by "like the Everglades". We do educational and informative eco-tours on the marshes & swamps of the St. Johns River by airboat. We have a similiar eco system to the Everglades but We don't have... More
19 November 2016|
Response from 959miket | Property representative |
Yes, last tour at 2:00 o'clock. Up to 13 on one boat.