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Address: 28500 E Colonial Drive, Christmas, FL 32709
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Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
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Captain Ray will take you on a guided tour of the St. John's River for an...

Captain Ray will take you on a guided tour of the St. John's River for an up close view of alligators, birds and wildlife. We use only small boats (6 passenger max.) so everyone has an unobstructed view! Fun for all ages!

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Ray is awesome he knows a lot about the environment there and history of the land. This is my second time going on this fan boat my parents live here and discovered Ray he is just... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
kaitlyn F
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Ray is awesome he knows a lot about the environment there and history of the land. This is my second time going on this fan boat my parents live here and discovered Ray he is just SO MUCH FUN we even took my 4 year old for his birthday and he thought it was so cool. Thanks again Ray!

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Thank kaitlyn F
Cape Canaveral, Florida
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Thanks for making our grandson Waylon's 4th Birthday a very special event. Waylon's mom and dad had so much fun too! You never fail to make it fun and exciting for all ages. They all came home raving about how much fun and how many gators they saw yesterday. Waylon came home with the biggest smile on his face. A... More 

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Amityville, New York
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My girlfriend and I went on Rays boat last week and had a great time. Within minutes of being out we saw a ton of gators. We went for 1 1/2 hour and saw over 100 gators at least. Ray is an amazing guy and a great guide . He was never knowledgeable and was able to teach us some... More 

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Thank Jmt0419
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It was my boyfriends birthday and we have always wanted to go on airboat. I came across Ray's and saw nothing but great reviews, so I booked it. What an AWESOME time we had. Ray is super nice & knowledgable. We learned many new things about alligators,fish, type of birds and the land. We got up close and personal with... More 

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Thank Jessica L
Wooster, Ohio
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Exciting ride without the high cost and long lines that you find in theme parks! Got up close to the gators.

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Norwalk, Connecticut
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Reviewed 17 April 2017

We had a great time on the airboat tour with Ray. I took another company's "swamp tour" last September on a much larger boat, and we saw 1 alligator (may be due to the time of year too). The airboat tour with Ray was great. The river is truly infested with alligators! We saw well over 100 alligators -- over... More 

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Bailey, North Carolina
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Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

Went out with Ray today. Awesome time, saw so many gators. Ray is great, knows all about the land and gators. He's a local guy with a lot of experience. Small boat was perfect its was just my family of 4 and Ray. Highly recommend seeking him out!

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Thank Kristen B
Jefferson City, Missouri
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Reviewed 4 December 2016

We were in FL for our 30th Anniversary -- this was top on our list! Ray was an excellent tour guide & took time out of his Sunday schedule to take us on a personal tour. We saw adult & baby alligators, multiple birds, and turkeys. Thanks for the great memories!!

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Thank Thompd
Celebration, Florida
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Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

Lived in FL for 11 years, 1st airboat ride & it was great fun. Ray was knowledgeable & a great guy heartily recommend Ray

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Thank Chardyfl
Knoxville, Tennessee
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Reviewed 15 October 2016

Ray is quite the character! He obviously loves what he does and wants you to love it, too. He gave us a bunch of extra time and had no problem speeding over the swamp when the kids wanted it. Spotted several alligators even though the water was high (after the hurricane), other animals and birds including roseate spoonbills. His little... More 

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