Airboat Ride near Orlando

Airboat Ride near Orlando

This is a breath-taking one hour tour into the marshes on Lake Monroe and the St. John's River near beautiful Sanford, Florida. The St. Johns has more alligators than any other body of water in Florida!

The tour location is 35-40 miles from Disney/Universal attractions area

These airboats are safe, Coast Guard inspected and certified, and offer you stadium seating so everyone can get close to the action.

There will be no houses or developments seen on these airboat houses, no buildings and no crowds, just you and the Florida Natives - Alligators, Eagles, Osprey and other wildlife in their natural habitat.

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Tour/Activity Details


1 hour


10:00 am, 12:00 pm, 2:00 pm and 3:30 pm daily

Please Note: You must arrive for check-in 15 to 30 minutes before your scheduled tour departure time.

Tour does not include hotel pick ups. Check in is in Sanford, FL (directions on your E-Ticket). Please order online or call to order or for more information.


The Boats

You will enjoy your tour on new, comfortable airboats with 8.1 liter engines and stadium seating. All these airboats are U.S. Coast Guard inspected and certified. Other interesting facts about them are that they are all aluminum construction with counter-rotating propeller systems and 425 HP fuel injected engines. There are various sizes of airboats to accommodate your party and interests.

The Captains

All captains are U.S. Coast Guard master captains. They are also native Floridians with many years of airboat experience and very knowledgeable of the wildlife and plant life in the swamp.

Tour Information

  • The tour location on Lake Monroe is about 35-40 miles from the Disney/Universal Studios attractions.
  • No food or drink, including water bottles, etc. are allowed on the airboat for safety reasons.
  • Please bring sunscreen and a camera; also a jacket or sweater if needed.
  • If you wear a hat please bring one that can be well-secured during the ride.
  • All Coast Guard required equipment (life vests, etc.) and ear protection are provided.
  • Restrooms available at the departure location.
  • Airboat is not wheelchair accessible, however, if a passenger can be safely lifted onboard, they can be taken.
  • Tours go in most light rain; in case of lightning or storms, Captain reserves the right to delay departure and/or cancel the tour. If tour is cancelled, it will be rescheduled or refunded.

Tour does not include hotel pick ups. Check in is in Sanford, FL (directions on your E-Ticket). Please order online or call to order or for more information.

Cancellation Policy

There are no refunds. All sales are final.

Change policy

If changes are allowed on a tour or activity, a $20.00 per reservation change fee will be applied for any change to a reservation. Please note that some tours and activities do not allow any changes. Date changes can only be made only if we can confirm availability on the new date. While we cannot guarantee any changes can be made, all change requests must be submitted a minimum of 24 hours prior to the tour departure and must be handled on an individual basis through our Reservations Center.

Rating & Reviews

Customer Ratings & Reviews

  • 4 / 5
    Airboat ride was fun. Tour operator needs to renovate/update store/restaurant.\n

  • 5 / 5
    Ride and tour where great. Going to do another later this year more toward Miami

  • 5 / 5
    The air boat ride was exactly as described. Our tour guide was very informative. The even took souvenir photos for us.

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September 26, 2017

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