Florida Airboat Rides offers Wildlife Nature Sightseeing Adventure Tours near Disney Orlando the vacation capitol of Central Florida. See, Touch, and Photo Live Gators in the Florida Everglades headwaters located minutes from downtown Kissimmee. Experience Florida Swamps and backcountry airboat rides designed to excite the entire family. You may choose from an Eco tour to "Thrill" Rides or a combination on our modern state of the art Airboats. Come travel through natures own amusement park minutes from Orlando Florida Attractions. Visit wildlife in its natural habitat without any cages or restraints. See Florida wetlands the way native Indians of years passed would have.
Safety and Excitement in one adventure. The airboat tour will feature our U.S. Coast Guard inspected mid size 14 passenger boats with Master Captains with several years experience on Florida water ways. Yes they have handrails, but it does not block the view with theater stile seating and wide spacing. Big Toho and Tom and Jerry's have a perfect track record of no accidents in 40+ years of operating airboats. This is a record most of our competition can not match. All vessels carrying over 6 people are required to meet higher standards. Never the less this is one of the most modern fun filled boats on the market. We also run the 6 passenger boats for more private tours.
Your Orlando Airboat Tour will begin in the head waters of the Florida Everglades located in the old cow town of Kissimmee Florida. Not 3 miles of dirt roads filled with pot holes. Save your vacation driving time from any where in Orlando Florida to Visit the closet airboat rides to Orlando Attractions. Within a two minute ride you will enter into real swamp country with native Florida wildlife around every corner of your sightseeing adventure. Over hanging Cypress Trees full of wind swept moss line the shore of Shingle Creek as you look for Deer, Eagles, Turkeys, Raccoons, Otters, Alligators, and many rare birds during this amazing airboat ride back in time. Bring the camera for some rare photo opportunities seen only from Florida Airboat Adventure Rides.
Learn about wildlife in a natural environment from experienced Orlando Florida native Airboat Captains Brent and Jerry Sloan. These Central Florida born and raised Captains have driven every type of airboat in the Kissimmee Chain over the last 40 years. Hunting for a living for several years makes for some amazing knowledge of what animals will do and have done. Ask any questions during your airboat tour and the father son team Captains will be glad to answer.
Florida Airboat Rides are located 5 minutes off hwy 192 and John Young Pkwy. in Kissimmee. Coming from Disney Orlando turn right on John Young and go to fourth red light which is Emmett Street, turn left and go three streets to Clyde where you make a right, then go to rail road tracks and turn left onto Lakeshore Blvd.. Florida Airboat Rides will be in the first drive way to your right. Our airboat rides are conveniently located only minutes from Orlando Universal Studios and International Drive Attractions. Take a cab or drive 20 minutes from Disney Orlando Properties to experience an unforgettable tour into time past. Miss Big Toho Airboat Rides 2 will be docked at 100 Lakeshore Blvd. Kissimmee, Florida 34741 boat ramp from 10 A.M. of a morning till closing of night tours. This is a "Must do" airboat tour while visiting Orlando Attractions in Central Florida.
The airboat shown above is a powerful new design by Diamond Back Airboats to help on sound and performance. This is a mid size airboat at 22' with a 496 cubic inch 8.1 leader engine. Counter rotating 3 blade props, 6 blades in all, makes for less noise and levels out boat torque. For the horsepower minded this special marine design GM engine is capable of up to 600hp. The smaller airboats are a little quicker in response but the larger airboats are faster and more comfortable as they ride higher out of the swampy everglades headwaters.
Florida Airboat Rides is an extreme wildlife sightseeing tour for a total different look at wildlife as the animals come out to do their hunting. See rare birds, deer, raccoons, bob cats, frogs, rabbits, gators, gators and more gators during this exciting wildlife adventure tour minutes from attractions. Take a step on the nature side as you turn off the sound of people to listen to the sounds of Florida Swamps.
As you continue your air boat ride you may choose to visit the isolated islands located ten minutes from down town Kissimmee Florida for a day of hiking and sightseeing tours. Call 321-689-8918. D.B.A. Airboat Rides Tom and Jerry's, Inc. and co company Big Toho Airboat Rides, Inc.