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St. John's River Eco Tours, LLC

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Discover the beauty of Natural Florida aboard our new 28 passenger pontoon boat. Join us in exploring the back waters of one of the most protected areas of the St. John's River. Whether it is from November through March when the many migratory birds...more
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488 W Highbanks Rd, DeBary, FL 32713-4646
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All reviews hour tour john's river flora and fauna barred owls beautiful scenery pontoon boat knowledgeable guide my favorite their natural habitat excellent tour love nature great photos saw lots of wildlife great information learn something another couple relaxing hour
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Reviewed yesterday

You will see many bird species. Seen a few alligators and sometimes a manatee. Took friends along for a great time. Lot of cypress trees and cypress knees. Very interesting trip.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank lizards631
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was a great day trip with an experienced group of operators. Our captain and mate maneuvered the boat so that we could see everything they saw. Doug who met us prior to the trip and took our reservation explained throughout the trip the birds,...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank CherylHoffman
Doug L, Owner at St. John's River Eco Tours, LLC, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We enjoyed having you on our tour and consider what we do a privilege and are passionate about what we do. We are so glad you enjoyed the tour and look forward to seeing you on your next visit.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fantastic experience. Dog is a great guy and we saw so many different species of birds alligators and the actual beautiful foliage of the Saint Johns river waterway. Super relaxing in a great time

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank bobbied521
Doug L, Owner at St. John's River Eco Tours, LLC, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your kind words we enjoyed sharing this beautiful river with you and look forward to seeing you next time.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was a wonderful adventure! Dave our guide was very knowledgeable and was a great spotter of birds. We were the only two on this particular cruise but they gave us the full tour. Saw lots of interesting birds, alligators and manatees. Beautiful scenery on...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank dnorris2
Doug L, Owner at St. John's River Eco Tours, LLC, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

We enjoyed having you on our tour and hope you visit with us again. thank you for your kind words.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This was our second river tour with Eco Tours and we were keen to go with them again. We were met by Doug who got us settled and introduced us to the crew. What I like about Doug is the warm and friendly way you...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Nuggett2811
Doug L, Owner at St. John's River Eco Tours, LLC, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

I am humbled to be compared to David Attenborough. We are passionate about the river and the opportunity to share this beautiful special place with our guests both the Captain and I enjoy the river and thank you for the ability to share what captures...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We took the afternoon trip on a comfortable pontoon boat with Captain Dooley and owner/guide Doug Little. They were great! We visited on a sunny, warm Tuesday afternoon. The roomy boat was easy to board even with well-worn knees. The safety information was thorough and...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank LaurenPeelerBrice
Doug L, Owner at St. John's River Eco Tours, LLC, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

We certainly enjoyed having you on our tour and thank you for your detailed recantation of our tour. We enjoy sharing what we know about this wonderful river. We look forward to seeing you on your next tour.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This was the best boating nature tour we have experienced in our 36 year residency in Florida. Everyone was professional and knowledgeable. We departed on time and the pontoon boat with a canopy was in excellent condition. The engine was very quiet and unobtrusive. Nature...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank AmericaBloomer
Doug L, Owner at St. John's River Eco Tours, LLC, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

We enjoy having the opportunity t share this wonderful river with others and are rewarded when our guests appreciate what we do. thank you for your kind words and we look forward to seeing you next time.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Excellent! We had a great time on this two hour tour. The Captain made sure we were safe. The boat was very clean. Our guide was informative on the history of the area, the vegetation and the birds and other wildlife. We intended to take...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Clip60
Doug L, Owner at St. John's River Eco Tours, LLC, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

We enjoyed having you on the tour. We look forward to you next visit and want to thank you for your kind words.

Reviewed 7 November 2018 via mobile

My husband, mom, and I took the river tour today. It was great! Our captain was so knowledgeable and taught us so many things about the river, plant and animal life, and also Native Americans who had lived in the area. The tour is well...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Doug L, Owner at St. John's River Eco Tours, LLC, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your kind words. We are happy that you joined us on our tour and pleased that you enjoyed sharing this wonderful place with us. Captain Dooley is experienced and very knowledgeable. We look forward to seeing you on your next visit

Reviewed 26 October 2018 via mobile

We had a wonderful time. We saw many types of birds, manatees and alligators and turtles. They told us much history of the area and explained what we were seeing and what was edible and what they used to make things. They were very nice...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Doug L, Owner at St. John's River Eco Tours, LLC, responded to this reviewResponded 26 October 2018

thanks for coming on our tour we enjoyed having you and look forward to your next visit.

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Happiness551964
27 September 2018|
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Response from Jill A | Reviewed this property |
I believe they do. Their website is very good and lists avalable tour dates and times.
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estuarysuz
16 February 2017|
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Response from Doug L | Property representative |
Our tours are 2 hours in length. The adult price is $30.00 the senior price is $ 27.00 and kids 12 and under are $ 17.00
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NoraLewis
24 August 2015|
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Response from Doug L | Property representative |
We offer 2 tours daily one at 10:00 AM and one at 1:30 pm. Reservations are highly recommended for all tours. We book up quickly so if you don't want to be disappointed call or book on line at our website. We require a... More
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