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Wild Bill's Airboat Tours

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12430 E Gulf To Lake Hwy, Inverness, FL 34450-3126
+1 352-726-6060
Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 3 August 2011

Thoroughly enjoyed this trip."Duke" was a fun guide and the views are spectacular. Lots of wildlife and beautiful vegetation. We even saw gators! Just the boat ride was well worth it. It's a little loud due to the motor but they supplied us all with...More

6  Thank Lissa316
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 13 October 2014

Very Loud, and very disruptive to nature. The boat driver deliberately scared birds off their nest, at one point two birds hit each other falling into the river. If you love nature avoid this place.

14  Thank cleansheets352
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We took a 30 min airboat ride with Wild Bill's, as part of a day long tour coordinated through Florida Dolphin Tours out of Orlando. Although it was at the end of the day, and the first weekend of the end of Daylight Savings (making...More

Thank elizabethc6258
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Real Florida. Lots of wildlife and a great way to see the back roads of Florida. The Tour was close to an hour long, perfect amount of stopping to see things and going fast. Great driver, very friendly and knowledgeable. My son loved being...More

Thank Annette R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Now, this is an incredible experience. This tour is on the Withlacoochee River and is not bound by the “no wake” rules of the lakes, and boy do the airboats move. As the airboat went into the area inhabited by alligators it was slowed and...More

1  Thank Mick H
Reviewed 15 October 2018 via mobile

We recently moved to Ocala and saw the billboard for world Bill's and thought ot would be something different to do. Everything well maintained, and very organized. The tour is 1 hour, and it's a very nice ride on the river. We saw many birds,...More

Thank Stevedr12
Reviewed 3 October 2018 via mobile

This was great-we did it as part of a package with Florida dolphin tours. We had a fun, fast tour on the airboat and saw tortoise, baby alligators and a couple of big gators! Definitely worth the visit!

Thank Kmpike123
Reviewed 3 October 2018 via mobile

We loved our airboat ride with captain Doug. We saw some alligators, lots of birds and nature. Afterwards everyone was able to hold a baby alligator. I highly recommend this trip!

Thank Jennifer L
Reviewed 26 September 2018

I was really enjoyed to ride this air boat to see nature of wildlife. I saw alligator, turtle and many birds along this trip. wind will kill the heat, so it was very comfortable.

Thank Kazuhiko U
Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

Today, my wife and I took s ride on Wild Bill’s Airboat Tours. The river tour on one of the airboats was excellent!! On the ride out, they do an excellent job of showing the numerous varieties of wildlife that live along the river. Captain...More

Thank 48357Traveler65
Reviewed 23 August 2018 via mobile

Took family on their first airboat ride. They really enjoyed it although there wasn't much wildlife.

Thank mjjtogo
Reviewed 13 August 2018

A great tour of the river, thanks to our Captain , Steve for an excellent hour on the river unfortunately cut short by a massive thunder storm

Thank Eddie M
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15 March 2018|
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Response from WildBillsAirboat | Property representative |
Thank you for inquiring about Wild Bills Airboat Tours. We currently have a $10 off special .... so with the $10 off Adults are $35.00 plus tax and Children 3-10 are $25.00 plus tax any younger than 3 years old is free... More
16 December 2017|
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Response from mspatty1967 | Reviewed this property |
I would go to their facebook page and see what's posted there, Wild Bill's is on the Withlacoochee River. Also, the other airboat ride is Swamp Fever Airboat Adventures, they let you do a photo op holding a 4 ft gator. they... More
15 January 2016|
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Response from david m | Reviewed this property |
Hi We did this trip in mid March, so can't help much. There was a photo opportunity with a baby gator near reception and there was a large adult basking in a green pool in a fenced off area on the way to the landing. The... More