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Get an A-Plus in Gator Safety

Get an A-Plus in Gator Safety

One of the most exciting experiences you’ll have while on a tour with Peace River Charters is our alligator encounters! Take a trip with us, and you’ll spot several prehistoric creatures traveling the river by airboat or swamp buggy. Afterward, stop at our petting zoo...

Airboat Trivia We Bet You Didn’t Know

Airboat Trivia We Bet You Didn’t Know

When it comes to the tourism industry, airboats are pretty much synonymous with the Florida Everglades, rivers, and swamps. Airboats, also known as “fan boats,” effortlessly cruise through waterways that are often not accessible by other vehicles. Traveling on top of...

Airboat Design Dates to the Early 1900s

Airboat tours are one of the most popular ecotourism activities in Central and South Florida. These flat-bottomed vessels are a common means of transportation and recreation in the Everglades and rivers throughout the region.  Fast and unobtrusive to plants and...

Hurricane Ian and Our Path to Recovery: We Will Rebuild 

Hurricane Ian and Our Path to Recovery: We Will Rebuild 

Hurricane Ian made landfall with a vengeance last week. The catastrophic storm that kept everyone guessing made landfall south of Punta Gorda as a Category 4 hurricane. Its sustained winds wreaked havoc along much of the southwest coast of Florida. Heavy rainfall and...

What Can You Expect to See on a Tour?

What Can You Expect to See on a Tour?

The world becomes your classroom when you embark on a tour with Peace River Charters! The scenic Peace River is home to an incredible array of plants and animals. Sustained by freshwater springs, rainfall, and peaty soil, it provides an ideal environment for lush...

Private Tours Provide the Ultimate Tailored Experience

Private Tours Provide the Ultimate Tailored Experience

You’re in for an unforgettable ride when you climb aboard an airboat tour! Peace River Charters offers thrilling rides and fast-paced fun on our signature airboat ride. You'll miss the fantastic scenery if you close your eyes for even a moment. Alligators, turtles,...

Tours Sure to Pry Your Kids Away From Their Screens

Tours Sure to Pry Your Kids Away From Their Screens

There’s no doubt that keeping your kids entertained while on vacation can be a task. Finding activities that each family member will equally enjoy is even more of a challenge! An airboat tour with Peace River Charters in Arcadia is guaranteed to have kids (and kids at...

First Time on an Airboat? Here’s What to Wear and Bring

First Time on an Airboat? Here’s What to Wear and Bring

There’s still plenty of time left this summer to get a first-hand view of our Florida swamps and rivers. You won’t need much, but we do recommend a few essential items to make the most of your airboat ride. Read below for our short guide on preparing for your Peace...

Take a Ride on the Wild Side With a Swamp Buggy Tour

Take a Ride on the Wild Side With a Swamp Buggy Tour

If taking a ride in an off-road, open-air vehicle with big tires sounds like a great way to spend time on your next vacation, Peace River Charters in Arcadia has what you’re looking for! Our swamp buggies are elevated vehicles with powerful tractor tires that let...

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