Water activity

Panama City Beach: Airboat Ride

4.8 / 5

27 reviews

Activity provider: Panama City Adventures

Panama City Beach: Airboat Ride

Activity provider: Panama City Adventures
Likely to sell out
Likely to sell out

From US$ 44 per person

Glide over the swamps of Florida by airboat and experience the landscape like never before. Explore the wetlands of West Bay in Panama City Beach, looking for alligators, turtles, native birds, and more.

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Duration 45 minutes
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  • Glide over the swamps of Florida on board a unique airboat
  • Nip down tiny canals hidden deep in the swamp and inaccessible to other boats
  • Meet the only albino alligator in Panama City Beach
Full description
Upon arrival, check-in and feel free to grab a snack at the gift shop, or check out the only albino alligators on the bayou. Picnic tables are available where you can relax before your airboat departure. Climb aboard a unique airboat to explore Florida's wetlands in a truly unique fashion. Discover some of the most beautiful and secluded areas of Florida. Spoot a variety of wildlife such as alligators, turtles, and various bird species. Keep an eye out for rare species as you nip down small canals hidden deep in the swamp.
  • 45-minute airboat ride
  • Food and drinks
  • Gratuities
Not suitable for
  • Children under 5 years
  • Pregnant women
  • People with back problems

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Meeting point

Please arrive at the meeting point 15 minutes before the activity starts. Tour Location: 14808 Bay View Circle, Panama City Beach, FL 32413 Directions from FL-79 N/N Arnold Rd (heading north): Turn right onto School Drive Turn left onto Laird Park Road Look for the parking lot on the left The check-in building will be on your right-hand side, right after the church

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Important information

What to bring

  • Comfortable clothes

Not allowed

  • Pets

Know before you go

  • Tours are subject to cancellation in dangerous weather
  • Airboats are high-speed, open boats without a top. The local partner is not responsible for any cameras/video equipment lost or damaged due to water, splashes, or rain
Customer reviews

Overall rating

4.8 /5

based on 27 reviews

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We loved the airboat ride! We even lucked out and saw a dolphin swimming in the bay. Apparently that's not very typical. Our boat guide/driver was amazing. He was engaging and really had a passion for his job. It was so cool to see a side of Florida that many will never see.

June 8, 2021

Ten year old grandson really enjoyed it.

June 29, 2022

The guide was very personable and explained where we were and what to expect.

June 22, 2022

Product ID: 397659