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Gulf of Mexico Airboat Ride and Dolphin Quest from Homosassa provided by River Safaris And Gulf Charters

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What you can expect during this experience
  • Gear/equipment sanitized between use
  • Hand sanitizer available to travellers and staff
  • Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
  • Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized
  • Social distancing enforced throughout experience
Updated 21/06/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Updated 21/06/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Overview
Itinerary
  • You'll start at
    River Safaris - Adventures on the Wild Side
    10823 W Yulee Dr, Homosassa, FL 34448, USA
    Please check in at River Safaris main office, the large green Key West style building with a large airboat out front.
    See address & details
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    River Safaris And Gulf Charters
    Stop: 5 minutes
    Start your adventure at this full service tour center featuring airboats, rental pontoons, manatee and scallop tours, a unique gift shop, cafe and home to our very own alligators; Van & Halen.
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    Pass by
    Monkey Island
    Homosassa River
  • You'll end at
    River Safaris - Adventures on the Wild Side
    10823 W Yulee Dr, Homosassa, FL 34448, USA
    Please check in at River Safaris main office, the large green Key West style building with a large airboat out front.
    See address & details
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Departure Point
River Safaris - Adventures on the Wild Side, 10823 W Yulee Dr, Homosassa, FL 34448, USA
Duration
1h 30m
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • 1.5 Hour Airboat Tour
  • USCG & Dept. of Interior Licensed Captain
  • Bottled water
Exclusions
  • Gratuities
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Does not operate in rain or storms.
  • Minimum of 3 people required to run tour, alternative time will be provided if minimum not met
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Not recommended for travellers with back problems
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Most travellers can participate
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s cancelled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 9 travellers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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dogfamily12 wrote a review Oct 2020
Meriden, Connecticut7 contributions
Beautiful views, lots of bird life, interesting plant life. Captain Fish shared his knowledge of the area and was an excellent guide. Loved racing through the waterways and seeing a pod of dolphins! Would definitely recommend this trip!
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Date of experience: October 2020
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hellomsangie wrote a review Aug 2020
Woodbridge, Virginia18 contributions9 helpful votes
We have never been on an airboat ride before and Capt. Gavin set the bar high! We had a party of 6 including 2 children ages 10 and 11. The sliding turns were awesome and super fun. Monkey Island was a huge surprise!!! The best part was stopping when we were in the Gulf and
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Date of experience: August 2020
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Response from SusanB6071, Manager at Gulf of Mexico Airboat Ride and Dolphin Quest from Homosassa
Responded 26 Aug 2020
Thank you for the amazing review! It is always our pleasure to show you the beauty of Homosassa and the Gulf of Mexico!
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Tony A wrote a review Aug 2020
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Spectacular outdoor setting and a thrilling experience, but what made our ride exceptional is our Captain!!
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Date of experience: August 2020
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Response from SusanB6071, Manager at Gulf of Mexico Airboat Ride and Dolphin Quest from Homosassa
Responded 22 Aug 2020
Thank you so much for the review! Comments like yours makes our jobs a breeze! We love putting smiles on the faces of our guests!
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Ellen F wrote a review Jul 2020
Crystal Beach, FL274 contributions93 helpful votes
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We scheduled this trip on my son's 16th birthday. We choose 11 am in the event there could be afternoon storms. Well, we had morning storms, and as our trip began it started to drizzle. Then the rain came a bit harder, though the sun was shining. Capt. Fish stopped the airboat
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Date of experience: July 2020
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Response from SusanB6071, Manager at Gulf of Mexico Airboat Ride and Dolphin Quest from Homosassa
Responded 7 Aug 2020
Thank you for taking the time to comment on your Airboat Tour with Captain Fish! Although weather is always changing, our guests safety is our utmost concern. I am glad the trip was able to depart and your family had a successful birthday trip! We look forward to your return!
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larrycressman wrote a review Jun 2020
Huntingdon, Pennsylvania33 contributions10 helpful votes
First airboat ride...SPECTACULAR!!!! Captain was friendly/knowledgeable. LOVED the chance to sit and float on the Gulf while looking for wildlife and enjoying the view.
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Date of experience: June 2020
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About the operator

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Nicole V
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Irish Dave is the best!
Irish Dave was our guide and he was great! The tour was so relaxing and we got to see dolphins, manatees and so man
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cgmdbm63
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Great River Cruise
Captain Garwin was our guide. He was very nice and knowledgeable about the history of the River. We will ask for hi
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deborahsE4262UE
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Awesome!! Best ever!!
All was awesome!! Irish Dave was awesome!! We really enjoyed the boat ride. Iris Dave was a super awesome captain.
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Melanie S
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Fantastic Experience
The manatee snorkel tour was the highlight of our time in Florida and we highly recommend it if you're visiting in
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dianekE3562VG
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Manatee swim
A dream come true to swim with manatee’s; and a wonderful experience thanks to Captain Fish an JJ. They could not h
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chrishS2054QO
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Very educational, enjoyable, comfortable and exciting!
We actually went on MERMAIDS & MANATEES - FROM THE SPRINGS TO THE GULF which was guided by our captain, Gavin. What
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emsleezer
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Great time!
Captain Gavin was highly entertaining and gave us a great ride to the Gulf and back! I would highly recommended tak
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JillPersinger
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Pontoon Tour
We had an absolutely fabulous day with Captains Irish Dave and Gavin! They were very knowledgeable about the area a
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JSDavis0512
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Great experience
Our Captain, Gavin was great! Very personable Knowledgeable and fun! We had such a great time and look forward to c
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ejsrei
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Pontoon Trip
We had an excellent time Gavin gave us an excellent tour and very informative! The store and ticketing was clean an
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dogfamily64
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Awesome airboat tour!
Captain Fish was a wonderful guide, giving us some local history, info on plant and bird life, and pointing out thi
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jamiesN2222GW
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We will be back for a manatee swim experience.
Irish Dave was great! Learned alot about old homosassa the springs and the manatees, wonderful relaxing pontoon boa
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rcherndon71
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Airboat ride
Had a wonderful experience. Captain Gavin was very knowledgeable and made sure we enjoyed the ride! Would recommen
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murphcat102
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Great Day on the Homasassa River!
Captain Irish Dave was the best tour guide! We did the 75 minute pontoon boat river tour. He entertained us with s
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Marilyn B
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Captain Irish Dave is our man in Homosassa!
Captain Irish Dave took us out for a sensational tour of the springs and the Homosassa River out to the Gulf. It w
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