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Wild Bill's Airboat Tours

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12430 E Gulf To Lake Hwy, Inverness, FL 34450-3126
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Wild Bills Airboat Tours

We had sooo much fun today. The Captain was very knowledgeable about the area and certainly knew... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
NormanCouillard
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The Villages, Florida
Would rate higher if their caged animals were better off

We had a fantastic tour and saw tons of wildlife. At the end the guide pushes it to full speed and... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Toni T
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  • Excellent71%
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12430 E Gulf To Lake Hwy, Inverness, FL 34450-3126
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We had sooo much fun today. The Captain was very knowledgeable about the area and certainly knew where the Gators were hanging out so we saw lots of animal life and coming back we went really fast it was such a blast...Thanks soooo much

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a fantastic tour and saw tons of wildlife. At the end the guide pushes it to full speed and swerves around like mad - this can be fun if you're adventurous and don't mind getting soaked to the bone (in the front seat)...More

Thank Toni T
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Wildlife spotting combined with the fun of an airboat ride at it's best. We preferred this activity above airboat trips in the Everglades...

Thank Mark V
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This air boat ride was worth every penny including petting the alligator at the end of the ride. We saw a lot of alligators, bald eagles and there nests , a 180 spin around . The guide was great. Very familiar with the lake. I...More

Thank Sam S
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We thoroughly enjoyed our airboat tour with Wild Bills. Our captain was friendly and very knowledgeable about the river and the animals. We saw lots of wildlife on our ride gators, baby gators, birds and turtles! Most of the tour is going around looking for...More

Thank Ashleigh H
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Thank you Captain Steve for a fabulous hour on the water! We enjoyed seeing the local wildlife and learning about the Lake. 🐊🐢🦅🦆

Thank FLGulfCoast
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Reviewed 19 March 2018 via mobile

We took a tour today on Wild Bill’s airboat tours it was excellent!!! We rode with Captain Steve, we saw alligators in the wild numerous bird and an opsprey. He have a very educational tour and was entertaining!! We did some power turns and slides!...More

Thank Leo B
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Reviewed 11 March 2018

First airboat ride and the trip was great! The airboat driver was very knowledgeable and knew where to stop to see some gators and other wildlife. Provided head phones for the noise of the airboat, which was helpful. Nice ride and did increase the speed...More

Thank traveler4us
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Reviewed 7 March 2018 via mobile

Great time. Was able to see a number of alligators and other wildlife. Restrooms were clean. Staff was friendly Best part...holding a baby alligator.

Thank gjanke
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Reviewed 3 March 2018

Captain Doug gave us a great ride. He really knew all about the area. we all loved it. The ladies in the office were also very nice.

Thank nannyca
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gsan1234
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
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boblA474UM
15 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
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iamtravling
14 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
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