Airboat Rides
Online Special - Receive a FREE picture with a baby Gator with all online airboat bookings!

Any ride (except for the 1 hr night ride) leaving after 5:00 pm will incur a $20 convenience charge per group when available.
All reservations will depart within 30 minutes of check-in at the gift shop.

30 Minute Ride
$28.95 +Tax ADULT $23.95 +Tax CHILD

Take a 30 minute tour around Lake Jesup and save! Enjoy a taste of real Florida: see turtles, birds, and even alligators!

No reservation required for a regular 30 minute airboat ride, available daily.

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30 Minute Ride
Buy 3 Get 1 FREE
$28.95 +Tax ADULT $23.95 +Tax CHILD

Departures at 9:30am and 10:30am only

Back for a limited time, with a purchase of three 30 minute air-boat ride tickets, you get one FREE! Min. 3 tickets purchased to qualify for the 4th ticket to be redeemed at the ride location, at the scheduled ride time.

Please purchase one less ticket than needed and receive free ticket at gift shop upon checkin.

Online deal only. 

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Buy 3 Get 1 FREE
Breakfast and Airboat Ride
$32.95 +Tax

Saturday and Sunday morning only 8:30am.

New !!! at Black hammock restaurant


Book your airboat ride and your breakfast at the same time!
Airboat rides are the best in the morning right now.

Breakfast is served between 9:30am and 11:15am

Enjoy a 30 minute air boat ride around Lake Jesup and Historic Bird Island during the best time of day followed by breakfast in the Black Hammock Restaurant. Choose any item on our NEW breakfast menu.

Beverage and gratuity not included.
Online only.

 

Between booking and departure you could have a waiting time of 15 - 30 minutes.

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Breakfast and Airboat Ride
Survivor Ride & Lunch
$38.95 +Tax

Online Special!  Reservation Required.

Take a 30 minute airboat ride across Lake Jesup and around Bird Island. You will have the chance to see alligators and many other different species of Florida wildlife. After your tour enjoy a delicious lunch from our Survivor Menu included with your ride.

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Survivor Ride & Lunch
VIP Eco-Tour
$325.00 +Tax

*24 Hour Advanced Reservation Required*

45 Minute Private Ride around Lake Jesup and Bird Island.

On this personalized VIP tour for up to 6 people, visitors will have the opportunity to witness first-hand our unique Florida ecosystem and the solitary beauty of tropical hardwood hammocks, cypress domes, plants, and wildlife in their natural habitats.
6 person maximum

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VIP Eco-Tour
Ride and Sip
$36.95 +Tax

Online Special!  Reservation Required.

30 minute airboat ride + Souvenir Gator cup with choice of specialty beverage from Lazy Gator Bar.

A new twist on an old favorite! Our new ride & sip is a 30 minute airboat ride around Florida's most populated gator lake. During your visit you will receive one of our souvenir gator sippy cups with your choice of adult beverage or soft drink. Feel free to bring your new cup with you on the ride as you zoom across Lake Jesup and around Bird Island. You will have the chance to see many different species of wildlife including alligators, birds, and even cows!

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Ride and Sip
1 Hour Ride (4 person minimum)
$48.95 +Tax ADULT $41.95 +Tax CHILD

Reservation required.
Enjoy a one hour tour by airboat, taking you around Lake Jesup and The Historic Bird Island. You will have a chance to see alligators and wild bird species native to the area.
*This ride is not a private ride you may have additional riders with you.
4 person minimum

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1 Hour Ride (4 person minimum)
1 Hour Night Ride (6 person minimum)
$60.95 +Tax ADULT $50.95 +Tax CHILD

24 advance reservation required.

Private night tour for a minimum of 6 people.

Ride at night! Zoom around Lake Jesup and Historic Bird Island after sunset on a private tour where you will have the chance to see alligators and 20+ species of wild birds.

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1 Hour Night Ride (6 person minimum)
Ride and Souvenir
$46 +Tax

Online Special!  Reservation Required.

Take a ride and bring home a souvenir! For a limited time, receive a "I Survived Alligator Sea" t-shirt and small baby gator head with each ride and souvenir ticket purchase.

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Ride and Souvenir
FAQs
What time should I arrive?

All reservations will depart within 30 minutes of check-in at the gift shop.

Are reservations required?

No reservations required for our 30 minute airboat rides from 9:15 am - 5:00 pm daily. After 5:00 pm there is a charge of $20 per party.

Are there age requirements?

There are no age/height requirements for our airboat rides. Children under 2 years of age may sit in your lap or ride beside you. Children under 6 years of age are required to wear a life vest and ear protection. We also highly recommend eye protection.

What is the best time to ride?

The alligators and wildlife are more active in the morning and evening hours during the summer months and mid-afternoon in the winter months.

What is the appropriate attire?

Summer / Fall:
Dress light, wear sunblock, sunglasses and bring comfortable shoes.

Winter / Spring:
Wear layered clothing to ensure comfort.

Am I guaranteed to see gators?

Our Captains are experienced in and will do their best to seek out the locations in which alligators frequent. Lake Jesup is the most alligator populated lake in Florida. Each tour is unique and quite unpredictable.

What kind of equipment do you use?

Life vest and ear protection are provided to all of our passengers. Children under six years of age are required to wear life vests and ear protection, eye protection is highly recommended. Eye protection can be brought from home (glasses, sunglasses, goggles, etc) or purchased in our gift shop.