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Airboat Ride with Transfer

Perfect for those without a car, the Airboat Ride with Transportation Ticket includes pick-up and drop off from Orlando hotels plus a thrilling airboat ride to discover the amazing wildlife of the Central Florida Everglades.

Departing from select locations in the Orlando, Lake Buena Vista and Kissimmee, this tour will wisk you to a nearby wetlands area where you will enjoy an exciting airboat ride in search of local wildlife. The pristine Central Florida Everglades have barely changed from when the early pioneers arrived and are home to eagles, turkeys, wild boar, roseate spoonbills, alligators and other native creatures.

After boarding your airboat, disappear into endless beautiful swamps, marshes and rivers, travelling at at speeds up to 45mph. Nothing is more thrilling than feeling like you are gliding on water and your experienced captain has a knack for being able to pick out alligators, eagles and other wildlife that build their homes in the waterways.

Following your exhilarating tour, get up close and personal with more than 200 animals who live at Wild Florida! Take your time exploring the interesting habitats, talk to the park's experts about what it’s like to care for these amazing animals and how their population of lemurs, zebra, watusi, bobcat, sloth and other exotic animals has grown over the past year.


Around 8 hours.

Transfer Time:

90 minutes each way.

Pick-up Locations and Timings (subject to change)

Pick-up Location Time
Lake Buena Vista Resort and Spa - 8113 Resort Village Dr, Orlando, FL 32821 7.25am
Wild Side Bar & Grill - 7725 W. Irlo Bronson Memorial Highway, Kissimmee, FL 32821 7.30am
Swan Hotel at Disney (Shuttle) - 1200 Epcot resort Blvd, Bay Lake, Fl, 32830 (Main Bus Stop) 7.45am
Firehouse Sub at Crossroads - 12515 State Rd. 535 Ste 515 Orlando, FL 32836 7.50am
Universal Resort Bus Loop - Bus Space #71- 5855 Universal Blvd, Orlando, Fl 32819 8.00am
Rosen Inn international - 7600 International Dr, Orlando, Fl 32819 8.05am
Rosen Inn Pointe - 9101 International Drive, Orlando, FL 32819 8.10am
Senor Frogs - 8747 International Drive, Orlando, FL 32819 8.15am

Experience Includes

  • 30-minute or 60-minute airboat ride through the prisitine swamps, marshes and rivers that make up the Central Florida Everglades
  • Look out for alligators, turtles and exotic birds in their natural habitat
  • Admission to Wild Florida Animal Park
  • Expert, knowledgable captain/guide
  • Conveniently located pick-up points in the International Drive, Lake Buena Vista, Kissimmee and Walt Disney World areas
  • Round-trip air-conditioned coach transportion from Orlando

Experience Excludes

  • Optional gratuities


Mondays, Thursdays and Saturdays.

Departure location

Tour collects from a series of conveniently located pick-up points in the International Drive, Lake Buena Vista, Kissimmee and Walt Disney World areas.

Start times

8.30am; pick-ups commence up to 60 minutes beforehand.


Approximately 8 hours.

Terms & Conditions

  • The airboats accommodate up to 17 persons.
  • Itinerary subject to change without notice. Please note, the specific part of the Everglades visited can change changes depending on local conditions.
  • Tour runs from central location points in Orlando and you will need to make your own way to one of these departure points. This is a change to arrangements from previous years, but has been implemented to save you time sitting on a coach that calls at each hotel in Orlando – that’s a lot of hotels! The result is a much more fluid and punctual tour that will add to your enjoyment of the day.
  • Free parking is available at the following pick up points (subject to change without notice), Lake Buena Vista Resort and Spa, Wild Side Bar & Grill, Firehouse Sub at Crossroads and The Rosen Inn international. Local parking charges apply at The Swan Hotel at Disney and Universal Resort Bus Loop. Parking is not available at Rosen Inn Pointe.
  • Please note shuttle pick-up locations generally require a change of vehicle before travelling to your airboat ride.
  • Cancellation Policy: Free cancellations for bookings cancelled up to your holiday departure date. No refunds are given for cancellations made post departure.