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River Safaris And Gulf Charters

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10823 W Yulee Dr, Homosassa, FL 34448-3817
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US$41.34*
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Spectacular Scenic Safari Airboat Adventure from Homosassa
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US$51.94*
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Gulf of Mexico Airboat Ride and Dolphin Quest from Homosassa
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River Safaris - Mild & Wild Airboat Rides & Dolphin Tours / Manatee Tours / Pontoon Rental / Eco Boat Tours / Fishing Charter / Scalloping / Cafe & Alligator Exhibit Tropical setting with plenty of parking on our 3 acres of natural and landscaped property. Rentals and Rides leave from our waterfront location. Key West style building in front of the property is where you go to sign in for tours and rentals and to get information and visit our gift shop and cafe. Next door on the same property is the Pepper Creek Pottery in a 1930's Florida Cracker House and the Glass Garage under the Tree House Vacation Rental. Restrooms in the main building with Changing rooms located next to the Glass Garage. Live Alligator "pit" is between the buildings and the waterfront canal that leads to the Homosassa River and the Gulf of Mexico
  • Excellent86%
  • Very good9%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“airboat ride” (116 reviews)
“captain bob” (43 reviews)
“air boat” (33 reviews)
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Hours Today: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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10823 W Yulee Dr, Homosassa, FL 34448-3817
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"airboat ride"
in 116 reviews
"captain bob"
in 43 reviews
"air boat"
in 33 reviews
"scallops"
in 82 reviews
"river safari"
in 23 reviews
"ear protection"
in 7 reviews
"dolphin quest"
in 7 reviews
"frigate birds"
in 7 reviews
"great ride"
in 18 reviews
"gulf charters"
in 10 reviews
"saw dolphins"
in 23 reviews
"rented a pontoon boat"
in 9 reviews
"scalloping trip"
in 17 reviews
"well worth the money"
in 11 reviews
"next year"
in 16 reviews
"excellent trip"
in 7 reviews
"lots of fun"
in 8 reviews
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

So much fun on the airboat with Captain Dave! We saw manatees, Dolphins, and the crystal clear water of the gulf of Mexico, not to mention how awesome the airboat was! Would reccomend for all ages!

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Reviewed 3 days ago

Our Catain David was the best. He made sure everything was pointed out to us. The plant life and the animal and sea life, too. Would highly recommend this pontoon ride to everyone

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Reviewed 4 days ago

Friendly, accommodating, and a fun ride. Lots of water fowl, a Manatee and dolphin. What more could you ask for. Also the Monkeys on Monkey Island.

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Reviewed 4 days ago

The airboat ride was Great! Our tour guide was very good! We will do it again & bring our family & friends! It was a surprise for my husbands birthday! He loved it! 😊

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Thank Jose J A
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Reviewed 4 days ago

The entire staff was very helpful, knowledgeable and quick to giggle :) We SO enjoyed having a limited number of guests on our boat enabling us all to quietly slip into the water to watch the manatees. Noticing the other tours out there, they were...More

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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

On April 17, 2018 we took a one hour airboat ride with Captain Irish Mike and had a great time. There were six of ranging in age from 5 years old to folks in their 70s and we all loved it! Highly recommend it.

Thank Wendi J
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Had friends from PA come down and took them here for excursion and they had a blast. Captain Pete was so informative with details.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We had our 14 and 19 year grandsons, we all enjoyed the smooth ride and wonderful wildlife, monkey island was so cute watch them perform,would recommend for any age group, absolutely beautiful spot

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We are repeat customers who have always been happy with the service and excursions. This was my fifth trip.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Captain Pete made the air boat adventure so much fun. He knows everything about the area and explained in detail what we needed to know. Then we took off and had so much fun zipping around. Any age would love this tour.

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AmberG8R
March 28, 2017|
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Response from Harry W | Reviewed this property |
I'd go to the "Plantation Inn" dive shop in Crystal River. Great folks, great prices, great info, and close!
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saelk621
July 20, 2015|
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Response from Thomas P | Property representative |
Hi Shirley, great question! Alligators live in freshwater environments, such as ponds, marshes, wetlands, rivers, and swamps, as well as brackish environment. Our rescue gators Sal, Mo, & Nella arrived over 10 years ago... More
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April 3, 2015|
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We check our inbox multiple times during the hours of 8am until 4pm. If we have not received your email perhaps it is lost in transit? we do check spam file as well.
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