We've partnered with our friends at Jungle Erv's to provide a new Everglades Airboat experience. The Wilderness Airboat Tour will take you to explore unique areas of the Everglades that other companies can't get to. Get your adrenaline pumping as you speed through mangrove tunnels away from other airboats!
When you book the Wilderness Airboat Tour, you'll also get free admission to our Animal Sanctuary where you'll see plenty of alligators and other Everglades animals!
Get a Wilderness Airboat Tour, free Alligator Hugs, a free Alligator Show, and a free visit to our Animal Sanctuary and Everglades City Boardwalk.
OR upgrade your experience to see everything Captain Jack’s has to offer!
Our airboat dock is handicap accessible, but wheelchairs can't be loaded onto the airboat. If anyone in your party is using a wheelchair, please be sure they can move from the wheelchair onto the airboat.
Wilderness Airboat Tour
Our wilderness airboat tour delivers an hour of fun for the whole family! Escape into Jungle Erv's private sanctuary land and explore unique areas of the Everglades that other companies can't get to! Your captain will entertain you with stories, folklore, history, and fun animal facts while you speed through mangrove tunnels.
Wilderness airboat tours run 365 days a year between 9:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m. Tours last about an hour. Book online to reserve a time.
Activities Included With All Airboat Tours
Get up close! Our experienced alligator handlers put on a live alligator show in our Animal Sanctuary every hour. Learn everything you wanted to know about these powerful creatures!
Fun for All Ages
"The kids loved it! The youngest got to hold a baby alligator. What a thrill! Everyone had a great time and I know the grandkids had some great stories to take back home." - Jesse B.
"This tour is entertaining and educational, which makes it perfect for family, friends, couples, even solo travelers. I'm looking forward to going again! Yes, it is that good!" – Ella P.
Why Choose Captain Jack's?
Safety & Experience
quietest Ride yet
Our customized airboats are the quietest they've ever been and just as thrilling as ever.
Personal & popular
Our small, personalized airboat tours are the most popular in Everglades City, 365 days a year.