The Natural Side of Florida

Alligator on Duke's Airboat Ride

the thrill of the sunshine state

We meet and greet our guests at the Highway 50 Public Boat Ramp, located at 28500 East Colonial Drive, Christmas, FL 32709

No doubt, Everyone loves the thrill of our Airboat Rides & Swamp Tours! Why not take one of our thrilling rides down the historical St. Johns River? You will venture through swamp and marshy grasslands of the Orlando area, only accessible by airboat. As a lifelong Central Florida native; Captain Duke offers a colorful history of the area.

Of course, while you’re on one of our airboat tours you will probably come face to face with alligators, snakes, turtles, birds and other wildlife in their natural habitat. As a matter of fact, many alligators are being seen on our tours right now!

snake on the rocks near the water

We see more than gators on our airboat rides!

While many travelers are acquainted with the many theme parks in and around Orlando, we want to showcase another side of Florida. The awe and wonder of nature on the St. Johns River! With a plethora of wildlife in their natural surrounding, making it the perfect airboat tour for the entire family. Obviously many travelers are acquainted with the well-known theme park attractions of Orlando. With this in mind, we want to showcase a different side of Florida that many travelers have yet to experience.

Alligator seen on Capt Duke's airboat rides

The main attraction of the airboat tours. Typically you can expect to encounter over 100 gators on your ride.

Bald Eagle seen on Capt Duke's Airboat Ride

A true symbol of freedom here in America. These amazing birds watch over the wetlands

Roseate Spoonbills seen on Capt Duke's Airboat Ride

The beautiful Roseate Spoonbill. Breathtaking and gorgeous to see, these will surely catch your eye.

Whether poised at a river bend or cruising the coastline with slow, deep wingbeats, the Great Blue Heron is a majestic sight.