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The Top Everglades Airboat & Swamp Tours

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If you're planning a trip to Miami or Fort Lauderdale, Florida , visiting Everglades National Park should be on your to-do list. The South Florida national park is known for its expansive beauty, as well as its varied population of wildlife that includes everything from bobcats to alligators.

To see all the Everglades has to offer, sign up for a guided tour. U.S. News consulted both traveler sentiment and expert opinion to identify the top Everglades tours. Before you go, make sure you read through the National Park Service's Wildlife Viewing Ethics to keep both yourself and the animals safe during your time in the park. When choosing the best Everglades tours, we avoided recommending operators that promote wildlife shows or encourage feeding or holding the animals for photo-ops.

Visitors should plan to pay a fee to enter the park, as it may not be included in the price of the tour ticket. You should also keep in mind that many of these tour operators are located at least 30 miles west of Miami and Fort Lauderdale. Tours that run on airboats – open-air vessels with huge fans at the back that propel the boat – can be very loud. Companies will generally offer ear protection, but if you or your companions are sensitive to loud noises, contact the tour provider to discuss options before you book.

The Best Everglades Airboat and Swamp Tours

Everglades swamp tours – one hour group tour.

Price: Adults from $60; kids from $30 Duration: 1 hour

This sightseeing trip takes you out on an airboat to cruise through the Everglades' main waterways in search of alligators, birds and interesting vegetation. Throughout the ride, knowledgeable guides share facts about the area's history and ecology. Many travelers recommend booking this tour, describing it as fun and informative, with plenty of wildlife sightings. Departures generally take place daily at 10 a.m., noon, 2 p.m. and 4 p.m., but availability may vary by month.

Children 5 and younger can ride for free, but still require a reserved seats. Also check out Everglades Swamp Tours for private airboat tours that last up to two hours.

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Boggy Creek Airboat Adventures – 30-Minute Airboat Tour

Price: Adults from $35; kids from $30 Duration: 30 minutes

Located at the headwaters of the Everglades in Kissimmee, Florida (about 40 miles south of Orlando), Boggy Creek Airboat Adventures earns praise from reviewers for its personable, experienced staff and the family-friendly environment. On the airboat ride, you and up to 16 other passengers will glide through the tall grass in search of eagles, alligators, raccoons and more. In addition to airboat rides, the site houses a replica of a Jororo Tribe village, as well as a gem and fossil mining activity for kids.

Tours depart throughout the day from 9 a.m. to 5 pm. You can buy your tickets online, but there are no reservations for this tour. For a longer adventure, consider the company's hourlong airboat ride. There are also sunset and night tours, if you're hoping to avoid the midday heat and crowds.

Marsh Landing Adventures – 90-Minute Everglades Airboat Tour

Price: Adults from $65; kids from $60 Duration: 1.5 hours

For wildlife lovers who want more than half an hour to experience the Everglades, this 1.5-hour airboat ride from Marsh Landing Adventures is an excellent experience. Located in Kissimmee on Lake Tohopekaliga, Marsh Landing Adventures promises travelers an in-depth look at the headwaters of the Everglades and the plants and animals that inhabit its waters. What's more, the company says it can reach areas of the Everglades that are inaccessible to larger boats because of its small crafts. Travelers give kudos to the boat captain for their educational and entertaining delivery. Many call the experience the highlight of their Florida vacation.

Tours are offered Monday through Saturday at 9 a.m., 11 a.m., 1 p.m. and 3 p.m. Reservations are required, and there is a 1% fuel surcharge added to each ticket. Marsh Landing Adventures also offers hourlong, two-hour and four-hour airboat rides.

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Everglades City Airboat Tours

Price: Adults from $47; kids from $31 Duration: 1 hour

Everglades City Airboat Tours sets itself apart from other companies by offering participants two-way headsets, which allow passengers and guides to better engage with one another throughout the hourlong ride. As you navigate through narrow creeks and shallow bays, you may spot alligators, manatees and birds. Tourists enjoy the ride and appreciate the headsets. Reviewers are also complimentary of the boat captains, who they describe as entertaining and knowledgeable.

Tours depart multiple times Monday through Saturday, although timing may be modified based on the season. It's a good idea to reserve your tour in advance. Everglades City Airboat Tours is located approximately 85 miles west of Miami and 35 miles southeast of Naples, Florida.

Buffalo Tiger Airboat Tours – 45-Minute Standard Airboat Tour

Price: Adults from $45; kids from $27.50 Duration: 45 minutes

For an excursion that combines cultural immersion and wildlife viewing, consider this outing from Buffalo Tiger Airboat Tours. The Miccosukee family-owned company's standard tour focuses on introducing visitors to the homelands of the Miccosukee people: an American Indian tribe that migrated to Florida before it became a state. During the tour, you'll not only see local wildlife, but also will get to see a Miccosukee Indian camp and take a nature walk. Visitors recommend the tour, describing it as an amazing experience thanks to the small, intimate group size.

Tours run daily at multiple times between 9 a.m. and 4 p.m. The company also offers private outings.

Everglades River of Grass Adventures – Semi-Private River of Grass Airboat Tours Everglades

Price: Adults from $85; kids from $45 Duration: 1.5 hours

One perk of this tour is that it is capped at six to eight travelers per boat. During the excursion, you'll get the chance to see the famous flora and fauna of the Everglades, including herons and alligators. Visitors say this is a family-friendly tour and call the trip "memorable" and "amazing."

These tours run seven days a week; since they're semiprivate, you must call or email to find out the best times to depart. River of Grass Adventures also offers sunset tours of the Everglades.

Other Popular Everglades Tours

Person in kayak in mangrove tunnel within Everglades National Park in Florida.

Shurr Adventures Everglades – Three Hour Mangrove Tunnel Kayak Tour Small Group Adventure

Price: Adults from $109; kids from $99 Duration: 3 to 4 hours

Enjoy an up-close view of animals and nature, and get some exercise in too, on this kayak tour of the Everglades' mangroves. As you paddle your way through the mangrove tunnels, you may spot orchids, birds and, of course, alligators. Kayakers say this tour is excellent and appreciate the patient, experienced guides who share a wealth of information about the plants and animals that reside in this unique ecosystem. What's more, reviewers appreciate that the tours are limited to just eight participants.

Tours are available Monday through Saturday from August to April; times vary by season. Children must be at least 7 years old to participate. Tourgoers will enjoy three to 3.5 hours out on the water but should plan to spend a total of four hours on-site from start to finish. Shurr Adventures Everglades also offers a full-day tour of the mangrove tunnels, as well as a motorboat tour in the Ten Thousand Islands region of Everglades National Park, among other options.

Shark Valley Tram Tours

Price: Adults from $31; kids from $16 Duration: 2 hours

These naturalist-led excursions not only include a tour around Everglades National Park in an open-air tram, they also give tourgoers the chance to explore on foot. Halfway through the tour, participants can climb a 45-foot-tall observation deck to see sweeping views of the surrounding vegetation. During the two-hour tour, travelers also have the opportunity to observe a variety of wildlife. Tourgoers enjoy learning about the Everglades from the expert guides and say riding the tram is part of the fun. Many also recommended taking a morning tour to avoid the midday heat.

From mid-December through late April, tours depart on the hour daily from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. From May through mid-December, tours depart at 9:30 and 11 a.m. and 2 and 4 p.m. Shark Valley Tram Tours also offers self-guided bike tours. (Note that you'll have to pay a separate fee to enter Everglades National Park for any tour.)

Everglades Florida Adventures – Ten Thousand Islands Tour

Price: Adults from $59; kids from $29 Duration: 3 hours

If you're hoping to see the Everglades by boat, but want something a little quieter than an airboat ride, consider this cruise. Departing from Port of the Islands Marina in Naples, this 45-foot passenger catamaran glides across the Faka Union Canal while guides share information about the history and ecology of the area. Tourgoers report spotting lots of birds, turtles, dolphins and manatees. They also call out the insightful crew and clean, comfortable boat as highlights.

Cruises are offered Monday to Friday at 10 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. Everglades Florida Adventures also offers kayak and canoe rentals.

Frequently Asked Questions

Like any other form of transportation, riding an airboat may come with some risks. To stay safe on your Everglades airboat tour, be sure to choose a company run by experienced, professional boaters (most of which undergo special training and are approved by the U.S. Coast Guard) and adhere to all rules set forth by your guide. Parents should keep a close eye on children and be sure they are properly fitted for their life jackets, and all passengers should protect against the heat by wearing sunscreen and staying hydrated. Commercial airboats typically do not exceed speeds of 30 to 40 mph to ensure a safe, smooth ride, and most operators will reschedule your tour in the event of lightning or other inclement weather. Tour companies will also generally provide riders with proper ear protection, as the boats are quite loud.

Typically, passengers will feel the most comfortable in lightweight, sleeveless clothing and shorts while on an Everglades airboat tour. If you are taking a wintertime tour, keep an eye on the weather – pants and long sleeves may be a better option, but you likely won't need a heavy jacket. Be sure to bring sunglasses, sunscreen and water to protect yourself from the effects of the sun; you may also want a hat to provide further shade and keep hair in place. Passengers with long hair are advised to wear it in a ponytail or bun to keep it from becoming knotted in the wind. Tourgoers may also wish to apply some bug spray prior to embarking on their adventure.

Airboat tours last about an hour, though duration will depend on the tour company.

An airboat's top speed is about 30 mph.

Not normally, but you run a small risk of getting misted with water. If you take a tour when it is raining, expect to get wet.

In winter, you'll want to time your visit for midday, when it warms up. In summer, you'll want to visit in the morning or later afternoon when it's coolest. Visiting at these times can increase your chances of seeing wildlife, but you'll likely see all kinds of critters no matter when you visit year-round.

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“There is something about flying down narrow alleys of mangrove trees that is just a rush. I could never get tired of it. The guides always give more than just a ride. You learn so much about the Everglades and the total ecosystem that it is. We most certainly will be back!

—C. from Florida

“The mangrove tour was so much fun! We saw a family of dolphins swimming along the boat, several alligators, and a few fish jumping out of the water. Riding through the mangroves was beautiful and a fun way to see the Everglades. I would recommend to anyone.”

—J. from Massachusetts

“We really enjoyed seeing the alligators. The captain of the airboat gave a lot of information about the Everglades and habitat. The addition of the two-way headsets let us all communicate during the tour. This was really a highlight of having friends down visiting us new Florida residents. Plan to bring other guests."

—K. from Florida

“We did the combo package and it was amazing! Great way to experience all 3 ways to 'see' the Everglades! Would highly recommend. All the captains for each segment were fantastic! Had a great time!"


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19 Best Everglades Airboat Tours 2024 (local approved!)

Ready to book the best Everglades airboat tours?

You’re in the right place because the top 19 Everglades boat tours are all featured here.

How do I know?

As a native Floridian, I’ve been to the Everglades countless times so I know what to look out for (and what to avoid) when it comes to the best Everglades boat tours.

If you’ve never been on an airboat tour before, you should know that it’s such a uniquely fun experience, cruising over the water with nothing but air in between you and the creatures below – it’s fast, it’s fun, and it’s the best way to see the Everglades due to its swampy nature.

If you’re like, just cut to the chase already, don’t worry: the best Everglades airboat tour is this Florida Everglades airboat adventure.

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But if you want to see what your other options are for the tours around the Everglades, Everglades sightseeing tours and more, here are more tours of the Everglades that are definitely worth your time and what I love about each.

PS – booking in advance is always highly recommended so you don’t miss out.

Easy Guide: Best Everglades Airboat Tours

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Looking for the best airboat rides in the Everglades?

Embark on an exciting adventure to the Florida Everglades with a thrilling airboat ride and wildlife encounter at Sawgrass Recreation Park .

Experience the unique subtropical ecosystem of the Everglades as you zoom across the grassy waters at speeds of up to 40 miles per hour, keeping an eye out for alligators, fish, turtles, and wading birds.

This guided tour grants you access to Sawgrass Recreation Park, along with admission to the animal exhibit and a guided airboat tour.

Discover the beauty and diversity of this fascinating environment, and get up close to native and exotic animal species, including alligators and tortoises.

Learn about the park’s important conservation efforts and enjoy access to the Reptile and Exotic Wildlife exhibits for a truly immersive experience.

Need-to-knows about this tour :

  • 40 minute guided airboat ride
  • Admission to Sawgrass Recreation Park
  • Access to the park’s Alligator and Reptile Exhibit

2. 3 – 4 hours Everglades Tour from Miami

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Looking for a wild adventure?

Head to the Everglades from Miami on this cool 3-4 hour small-group tour , one of the best Everglades airboat tours from Miami.

Hop on an awesome airboat ride and cruise through the Florida Everglades’ unique ecosystem.

It’s like a nature rollercoaster!

Keep your eyes peeled for alligators, crocodiles, birds, fish, and even exotic snakes – they’re all hangin’ out in their natural habitat.

And guess what? This tour is totally family-friendly, so bring everyone along for the fun!

They keep it chill with small groups, so it’s not overcrowded and you get the best experience.

Plus, they’ve got options for different departure times throughout the day, so you can pick what works for you.

  • Free time exploring Everglades included
  • Hotel-pick up included
  • Live commentary on board

3. Everglades Airboat Tour in Fort Lauderdale

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Looking for a fun day out in the Everglades?

Look no further than this epic 1-Hour Narrated Airboat Tour .

Hop on their speedy airboat and zip across the grassy waters at up to 40 miles per hour on one of the best everglades airboat tours from Fort Lauderdale.

Keep your eyes peeled for alligators, wading birds, and a whole bunch of amazing flora and fauna in their natural habitats.

Their guide knows their stuff and will fill you in on the fascinating history of the Everglades and why it’s so important to preserve this unique ecosystem.

The adventure starts at 9 AM and keeps going rain or shine until 4 PM, with the last tour departing at 3:30 PM.

And don’t worry about waiting forever—tours depart every 20 minutes or less.

  • 1-Hour Narrated Everglades Airboat Tour from Fort Lauderdale
  • Live Narration during your Airboat Tour by Expert Glademen
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4. 90-min Everglades Airboat Tour in Central Florida : best everglades tour in Florida

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Staying in Orlando or the Central Florida area and want to see the Everglades?

Join this exhilarating guided airboat tour of the Florida Everglades and experience the thrill of encountering alligators and other wildlife up close and personal, all while feeling safe and secure with an expert guide by your side.

The Everglades can be an intimidating place to venture alone, but with this guided tour, you can explore this unique ecosystem with confidence.

Relax in the comfort of their stadium-like seating as you take in breathtaking views of the swamps and spot fascinating wildlife in their natural habitat.

Throughout the journey, your knowledgeable guide will provide live commentary and with a maximum of 15 travelers, you’ll have a personalized experience and ample opportunity to ask questions.

Choose from two tour duration times and multiple start times, allowing you to find the perfect fit for your schedule.

  • Local driver guide
  • Life jackets

5. Everglades VIP Airboat Tour with Transportation Included

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Get ready for an action-packed adventure in the mesmerizing Everglades with an experienced guide leading the way on this amazing Everglades boat trip.

Race through the “River of Grass” on an exhilarating airboat tour , and immerse yourself in the captivating world of alligators, snakes, wading birds, and unique vegetation.

With in-depth commentary throughout the tour, you’ll gain a deeper understanding of the local environment and wildlife.

Your expert captains at Everglades Holiday Park know all the best spots to explore, ensuring you don’t miss a single magical moment in this pristine ecosystem.

To make your experience seamless, they offer convenient hotel pickup and drop-off in Ft. Lauderdale, so you can fully focus on the adventure ahead.

Plus, as a special memento, you’ll take home two free professional grade group photos to cherish the memories.

  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • 60-minute, fully narrated airboat tour of the Everglades
  • 2 free professional grade group photos

6. Central Florida Everglades Airboat Tour from Orlando

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Embark on an unforgettable 4-hour adventure as you escape to the untamed wilderness of the Central Florida Everglades from Orlando – an Everglades boat ride to remember!

Feel the thrill of Florida’s natural beauty with your choice of a 30-minute or upgraded 1-hour airboat ride, whisking you across the grassy water for an up-close encounter with the local wildlife, including alligators and birds, amidst lush vegetation.

But the excitement doesn’t end there!

Get ready for an exhilarating 20-minute alligator handling demonstration that will leave you in awe.

Watch in amazement as skilled handlers showcase their bond with these incredible creatures.

This action-packed tour is perfect for the entire family, promising fun and wonder for all ages.

They even offer convenient pick-up from select Orlando locations, making your journey hassle-free from start to finish.

  • Airboat Ride through the Central Florida Everglades (length dependent upon option booked)
  • Pickup and drop-off from Orlando -Disney – Kissimmee Meeting Point Locations
  • Stop at ONE airboat park – tour day depends on which facility

7. Western Everglades Adventure Tour : Everglades airboat tours

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Experience the wonders of the Florida Everglades on a thrilling guided airboat adventure with Everglades Day Safari, departing from the Greater Fort Myers area.

Keep your eyes peeled for fascinating wildlife, including majestic birds and awe-inspiring alligators.

Did you know that there are more alligators per acre here than anywhere else in the world?

Prepare for an up-close encounter with these incredible creatures.

This half-day family adventure offers an unforgettable one-hour airboat ride, where you’ll get to know the Everglades’ diverse ecosystems and the incredible animals that call it home.

To top it all off, the tour includes an interactive reptile show, where you can get up close and personal with snakes and alligators.

  • Expert naturalist or biologist guide
  • 1-hour airboat ride
  • 1-hour reptile educational program

8. Everglades Day Safari from Ft Lauderdale : best Everglades tour

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Get ready to escape to the wild side with an epic full-day adventure to Florida’s Everglades from Fort Lauderdale!

This small-group tour has all the ingredients for an action-packed day in nature that you won’t forget.

Hop aboard an airboat and zip through Everglades National Park like a pro, spotting alligators and other cool critters along the way.

You’ll also cruise through the stunning Big Cypress National Preserve, taking in the breathtaking sights as we go.

But that’s not all!

Get your adventure on with a nature walk through a cypress forest, where ancient trees stand tall and wildlife roams freely.

Your expert guide will share fascinating stories about the surroundings, so you’ll be a nature expert in no time!

With lunch provided and hotel pickup/drop-off in Fort Lauderdale, you don’t have to worry about a thing.

This is a small-group tour, so we keep it intimate and personal, making sure everyone has a blast.

  • Transport by air-conditioned 13-passenger van
  • Pickup and drop-off from select locations

9. Ultimate Everglades Experience MORNING or AFTERNOON

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Experience the untamed wonders of the Florida Everglades on this thrilling excursion from Miami , one of the best Everglades boat tours.

Hop on board an open-air, flat-bottomed airboat and zoom over the legendary ‘River of Grass,’ all while your expert guide reveals the secrets of this incredible swamp ecosystem.

Wander through the jungle trails of the farm and get up close with awe-inspiring alligators in their natural habitat.

Plus, if you choose the option, enjoy the convenience of round-trip transportation from your Miami hotel.

  • guided airboat tour with a local park ranger
  • round trip transportation from select starting points
  • leisure to explore Everglades park, restrooms, gift shop and snack bar

10. 60 min Everglades Airboat Tour Small Group : Everglades boat trip

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Get ready for an unforgettable adventure in the Everglades with this 1-hour small group airboat tour!

Cruise through these legendary wetlands, where you’ll encounter alligators and discover rare plant life.

Your expert guides will provide fascinating insights into the diverse ecosystems and habitats of this remarkable place.

Whether it’s your first time in South Florida or not, this airboat ride will surely become a memory that lasts a lifetime.

Come join them for an hour of pure Everglades magic!

  • Bottled water included
  • Maximum of 7 travelers
  • Infants must sit on laps

11. Everglades Holiday Park Airboat Ride

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Head to Everglades Vacation Park in Fort Lauderdale and embark on a thrilling 45-minute narrated airboat tour , as you enjoy a boat tour of Everglades National Park.

Get ready to explore the one-of-a-kind subtropical ecosystem of the Everglades, gliding across the grassy waters at speeds of up to 40 miles per hour.

Keep your eyes peeled for the diverse flora and fauna that call this place home.

It’s a fantastic opportunity to experience the natural beauty of the Everglades in all its glory.

Don’t miss out on this exciting adventure at Everglades Vacation Park, the home of The Gator Boys!

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  • 45-minute narrated airboat tour of the Everglades from Fort Lauderdale
  • Live narration during your airboat tour by Expert Glademen

12. Everglades Tour with Professional Tour Guide including Pickup

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Hop on an exciting Everglades airboat tour right from Miami and get ready for an adventure through South Florida’s captivating swamps.

Your expert guide is a true Everglades specialist who’ll share the rich history and significance of this unique ecosystem.

As you glide through the River of Grass, keep your eyes peeled for the incredible wildlife that calls this place home – from snakes and alligators to turtles and more!

This quick and smooth 60-minute tour of Everglades National Park will leave you with a deep appreciation for this remarkable habitat.

Plus, you’ll enjoy the convenience of a small group tour with experienced guidance throughout.

13. Private 1-Hour Airboat Tour of Miami Everglades

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Step beyond Miami’s boundaries and embark on an exclusive private airboat tour of the incredible Everglades.

Your personal guide will lead you through the winding waterways, teeming with alligators, allowing you to learn about the fascinating wildlife and the unique ecosystem in the utmost privacy.

Encounter a diverse array of wildlife up close during this intimate small boat tour.

Embrace the tranquility of the Everglades and make the most of your time with a tailored private experience.

14. Everglades Airboat Adventure with Transport from Miami

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Experience the enchanting wonders of the Florida Everglades on this thrilling airboat adventure and nature tour .

They’ll pick you up from your Miami hotel and whisk you away to the breathtaking 1.5-million-acre wetlands preserve.

With the National Park entrance fee already included, there are no hidden fees to worry about.

Your experienced captain will guide you through this unique subtropical ecosystem, sharing fascinating facts along the way.

Glide effortlessly along the grassy water, keeping your eyes peeled for a delightful array of wildlife, from playful alligators and graceful wading birds to curious fish and turtles in their natural habitat.

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  • Minimum age is 3 years
  • Pick-up transportation is mandatory

15. Private River Of Grass Everglades Airboat Adventure : Everglades National Park boat tour

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Embark on a truly unique and memorable Everglades adventure with this company !

Their custom small airboats, guided by experienced naturalist Captains, ensure an unforgettable journey through the majestic River of Grass.

Designed to be comfortable and suitable for all ages, their airboats offer a relaxing yet thrilling ride through the vast expanse of America’s largest wetlands.

As you glide along, your knowledgeable captain will make strategic stops to share fascinating insights about the Everglades’ intricate ecosystems.

Prepare to be amazed by the diverse wildlife that calls this pristine habitat home, including alligators, crocodiles, exotic birds, panthers, and even black bears.

  • Ice cold bottle waters, cooler, light weight headsets, adult and children life vest all included

16. Private 1.5-Hour Airboat Tour of Miami Everglades

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Get ready for an unforgettable wildlife encounter in the Everglades on one of the best Everglades airboat tours.

Known for its incredible array of creatures, from alligators to turtles, fish, and a variety of birds, this tour offers a safe and thrilling way to get up close to the unique ecosystems of the area.

With just your party and the driver on the airboat, you’ll relish the intimacy of this private adventure.

Learn fascinating tidbits about the flora and fauna from our knowledgeable guide, uncovering hidden gems of information that you won’t find elsewhere.

Unlike crowded boat trips, this exclusive tour ensures a personalized experience, perfect for wildlife enthusiasts seeking an up-close encounter with alligators and other creatures.

Stay refreshed throughout the journey as drinks are included, so you can focus on soaking in the beauty of the Everglades.

  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking, unless booked within 4 hours of travel. In this case confirmation will be received as soon as possible, subject to availability
  • Service animals allowed

17. Everglades Air Boat Ride + Alligator Show

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Get the most out of your Miami adventure with this thrilling half-day tour to the Everglades National Park.

Hop aboard a comfortable coach for a scenic ride to the Everglades, where breathtaking views await.

Feel the excitement build as you embark on an adrenaline-pumping airboat ride through this incredible wilderness, keeping your eyes peeled for sightings of majestic alligators.

But the adventure doesn’t stop there!

Get ready for an alligator show that will leave you in awe as you learn fascinating facts about these incredible reptiles.

This tour takes you beyond the bustling city of Miami, giving you the chance to explore the natural wonders of the Everglades.

18. Everglades Airboat Safari

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⏳  TOUR LENGTH:  5 hours | ✔️  BOOK NOW

Get ready for an exciting half-day adventure as you get taken on a thrilling airboat ride through the captivating Everglades National Park.

Feel the rush as you cruise under the majestic mangrove tunnels and skim through the lush marsh grass, surrounded by the beauty of nature.

Keep your eyes peeled for incredible wildlife moments as you spot alligators, turtles, deer, and a variety of birds in their natural habitat.

The Everglades is teeming with life, and this airboat ride will give you the perfect opportunity to witness it up close.

After the exhilarating ride, you’ll have some free time to explore the fascinating alligator exhibits.

Learn more about these incredible creatures and deepen your understanding of their behavior and habitat.

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19. Everglades Holiday Park Airboat Ride with Roundtrip Transfer

Hop aboard a state-of-the-art vessel for an exhilarating and unforgettable Everglades airboat ride.

Prepare to be amazed as you glide across miles of wetlands, venturing deep into the heart of the Everglades, and racing across the famous “River of Grass” at top speeds, all guided by our expert tour guide.

Safety and comfort are our top priorities, which is why your spacious airboat comes with covered protection, ensuring you have a fantastic experience regardless of the weather conditions.

Soak in the breathtaking views and immerse yourself in the beauty of this unique ecosystem.

During your hour-long Everglades airboat tour, keep your eyes wide open as you might catch a glimpse of some of the most exotic and unforgettable wildlife the Everglades has to offer.

From alligators to rare bird species, this adventure promises thrilling encounters with nature’s most captivating inhabitants.

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We recommend Xpedition Tours! They provide reliable service to and from our park, from select locations.

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This place is awesome!  We saw a Snail Kite, momma alligator and her nest. The boat ride was sooo much fun. We actually drove by it and turned around just to see the place.

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If you ask anyone about the Everglades, they will most probably say that it is the greatest swamp in Florida. They are close but not exactly right! It is a slow-running river that entails around nine contrasting, elegant ecosystems.

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In 1930, airboats started becoming popular in the United States. Many Floridians made them famously known when they began to invent them independently, these Floridians mostly lived in or near the Florida Everglades.

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1 HOUR – $200

1.5 HOUR – $275

2 HOUR – $375

2.5 HOUR – $475

3 HOUR – $575

All tour pricing are for the first 2 guests. Each guest after is an additional $60 per person. Children 5 and under ride free!



  • 1 HOUR – $275
  • 2 HOUR – $475
  • 1.5 HOUR – $375

All tour pricing starts at $275 for the first 2 guests. Each guest after is an additional $60 per person. Children 5 and under ride free!


Fishing Trips are customized to our clients needs and wants. It doesn’t matter if you want to cast your luck at the trophy Large Mouth bass, Butterfly Peacock, or if you have another specific fish in mind. We are here to fill your Angling Fresh water and Salt Flat needs. Come try your luck at over 250 fresh water species of fish the South Florida Everglades has to offer.

1/2 Day – $899

Full Day – $1599

All fishing trip pricing starts at $899 for the first 2 guests. Each guest after is an additional $100 per person. Children 5 and under ride free!


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The Night Tours we offer are for the Brave of Heart. Visiting the Magnificent Florida Everglades is an entirely different experience after the sun sets. Book Now , if you think you have what it takes.

Tour pricing starting as low as $200. All tour pricing are for the first 2 guests. Each guest after is an additional $60 per person. Children 5 and under ride free!

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We’re thrilled to have you join us on a one-of-a-kind journey through the mesmerizing landscapes of the Florida Everglades in Miami. As you hop aboard one of our top-rated everglades airboat tours, get ready for a truly unique experience you won’t find anywhere else.

Our ultimate goal is to leave you spellbound with memories that will last a lifetime. We want you to witness the raw beauty of the Everglades, encounter the extraordinary wildlife that calls it home, and gain insightful knowledge about this breathtaking wonderland waiting to be explored.

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11 Best Everglades Airboat Tours Worth The Money

December 9, 2020 //  by  Florida Trippers

Are you looking for the best Everglades Airboat Tours? We have you covered with our list of the best tours worth your money!

The Everglades National Park is a 1.5 million-acre wetland located in southern Florida. Compared to a swamp the Everglades is comprised of mangroves, and sawgrass marshes and is home to alligators , birds and other species.

An Airboat Tour of the Everglades is a great way to view areas of the Everglades inaccessible by those on land. Whether you are looking for private tours, small group tours, nighttime moonlight tours, or tours that come with adventure wildlife parks, tours with lunch or tours with pick up and drop off we have you covered with this list!

We have discovered the best tours leaving from Miami, Fort Lauderdale, Naples , Sanibel, Fort Myers and Orlando and Kissimmee . Whether looking for a quick 30 minutes of the best Everglades Airboat Tours to half-day and full-day adventure. Just make sure to pack sunscreen, bug spray and some water!

Enjoy an exciting airboat tour of the Everglades from cities like Orlando, Miami, Fort Lauderdale and Naples

Florida Everglades Airboat Tour and Wild Florida

This is one of the best Everglades Airboat tours for those wanting options. The Florida Everglades Airboat Tour and Wild Florida explores Central Florida’s Everglades and leaves out of Orlando.

You will get to experience either a 30 minute airboat ride or one hour airboat ride through over 4200 acres of protected Everglades swamps, rivers and marshes.

If you choose the half day package your package includes a visit to the Wildlife Park spread over 13 acres where you can see animals like zebras, bobcats, lemurs, sloths, tropical bird aviary and an alligator handling show.

If looking for an Everglades Airboat tour with lunch you will want to book the half-day tour. This tour comes with a delicious BBQ lunch at the Chomp House Grill and an alligator souvenir and picture.

Book Now: 30 Minute Airboat Ride

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Everglades Airboat Tour & Gator Boys

The Everglades Airboat Tour & Gator Boys Alligator Rescue Show is one of the best Everglades airboat tours from Fort Lauderdale. Here at the Everglades Holiday Park Fort Lauderdale, your tour includes a 1 hour narrated Airboat ride and then a 15 minute live alligator rescue show! Tours depart every 20 minutes. And the tour takes about an hour and half.

Not only will you see alligators and birds on the Airboat Tour you will see unique flora and fauna along the ride. Enjoy the unique ecosystem up close and personal from the airboat as you spot alligators in their natural habitat and learn about the importance of conversation and preservation of the Everglades.

The Gator Boys have appeared on Animal Planet and provide and informative and entertaining live rescue show. After you will also receive two pictures from your day!

Book Now: 1 Hour Airboat Tour and Live Show

Everglades Holiday Park Fort Lauderdale your tour includes a 1 hour narrated Airboat ride and then a 15 minute live alligator rescue show

Airboat Tour Central Florida

The Airboat Tour of Central Florida is one of the best airboat rides in the Everglades for those looking for small groups. Tours are limited to only 6 guests and seating is in a stadium style on the boat so everyone has great views.

This tour leaves from Kissimmee and includes a guided airboat tour with live commentary. Your small group will explore the Everglades swamp keeping a lookout for alligators in their nesting areas in West Lake Toho.

Tours leave at 9 am, 11 am and 1 pm.

Book Now: 90 minute Airboat Tour

Full-Day Everglades Naturalist-Led Adventure

If you are looking for a Full-Day tour, this is one of the best Everglades airboat tours near Miami . What makes the Full Day Everglades Naturalist led adventure unique is this tour is a full day package! There is also a half day option!

First, the tour offers complimentary pickup from hotels in Miami, Hollywood or Fort Lauderdale. Then you will be on your way to explore the Everglades National Park with a master naturalist where you will take a hour long airboat ride through the river of Grass to see alligators up close in Shark Valley.

Next on the tour you will take an hour long cruise to the Ten Thousand Islands a salt water area of the Everglades where you can often spot manatees, birds, dolphins and more.

Then you will experience a visit to a Native tree island village ( Miccouskee) that once serves as a historic trading post, and finally a wildlife spotting tour on Big Cyprus and then it is onto lunch at the Havana Cafe.

The lunch as both vegetarian and gluten free options in addition to the traditional menu. Snacks, fresh fruit, water, and soft drinks also offered during the tour.

There is a hotel pickup and even a dedicated airport drop off perfect for those looking for an interesting tour their day of departure. They will hold your luggage and offer guests the complete experience with bug spray, sunscreen, ponchos, binoculars, and a eco-canteen and a National Parks map! This is the best Everglades airport tours near Miami!

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Florida Everglades Night Airboat Tour

Are you looking to take an airboat tour through the Everglades at night? If so, the Florida Everglades Night Airboat Tour departing from Fort Lauderdale is for you! The tour departs at 8:30 PM from the Sawgrass Recreational Park.

With your ticket you also receive admission to the Sawgrass Recreation Park open during the day where you can see reptiles and exotic animals at the Wildlife center.

Your airboat tour will take place under the stars of the sky as you glide across the Everglades at up to 40 miles per hour using the lights from the airboat to spot alligators.

Book Now: 1 hour Nighttime Airboat Ride

Everglades VIP Tour and Show

The Everglades VIP tour and Show provides transportation to and from select hotels in the Fort Lauderdale Area as well as the Miami or Fort Lauderdale airports and both the Port Everglades and Port of Miami. The tour is about 4 hours long with transportation time included.

There are two VIP tour options offered one in the morning at 8:30 am and one in the afternoon at 1 pm. After being picked up you will begin your tour on an hour long airboat tour with in-depth commentary through the Everglades. The guides will explain the eco-system as well as the behaviorof the alligators.

Once you return you will be treated to a live in person presentation by the Gator Boys alligator rescue team. The show is both informative and entertaining!

After the show you may take a picture with one of the baby alligators where you will be given a little keepsake of your day spent exploring the Everglades and learning about alligators.

Book Now: 1 hour Airboat Ride and Pick Up

Private Tour: Florida Everglades Airboat Ride and Wildlife Adventure

If you are looking for a private tour this is one of the best Everglades boat tours! For those looking for a premium experience you will have the airboat all to yourself with just your group!

On this Private Tour of Florida’s Everglades Airboat Ride and Wildlife Adventure , you will travel deep into the Everglades National Park and explore wildlife refuge at the Sawgrass Recreational Park. As this is a private ride the goal is show areas of the Everglades normal boat tours don’t reach and with a smaller airboat it is easily manuverable into smaller areas!

Guests can expect the tour to be a little longer and more in-depth with Airboat speeds reaching up to 40 miles per hour! At the refuge you can see panthers, bobcats, leopards, alligators and other like fish, snakes, and turtles up close.

Book Now: Private 60 minute Airboat Tour

Taking a private airboat tour shows you parts of Everglades National Park that the bigger boats can't get to.

Air Boat Tour of Palm Beach in The Swamp Monster

If you are in the Palm Beach area and are looking for one of the best Everglades airboat tours from Palm Beach this is the tour for you! On this tour you will take a private airboat tour on the Swamp Monster boat with individual seats!

The tour guide is very informative about the Everglades ecosystem and plants as well as knowledgable about the wildlife you will encounter on the airboat tour. You can often spot turtles, herons, storks and an assortment of birds.

Sometimes you even spot an area of an old plane wreckage depending on how far into the Everglades the tour takes you.

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Airboats in the Everglades glide over the swamp at speeds of 40 miles per hour.

Everglades Day Safari from Fort Myers, Naples or Sanibel

If you are looking for one of the best Everglades airboat tours from Fort Myers you are in luck! The Everglades Day Safari from Fort Myers, Naples or Sanibel offers a guided tour with a naturalist. This eco-tour offers a wildlife drive, hour long airboat ride and boat cruise, lunch and a nature walk.

On this 45 minute airboat tour highlights include seeing wildlife such as dolphins, alligators, herons and more. You will be given a full history of the wildlife, geology, and Native American history as well.

Then you will take a wildlife drive through Big Cypress National Preserve where you can see gators, deer, bear, hogs, turtles, birds and more. Next, you will take a wildlife walk through the ancient towering cypress trees. It is truly one of the best Everglades boat tours from Naples!

After an afternoon break you will be served lunch at a beautiful waterside restaurant in the Everglades. You must try the alligator appetizers! After lunch you will board another boat cruise fora 60 minute tour of the mangroves at 10,000 islands. You can spot manatees here!

Book Here: Everglades Day Tour

Miami Beach Miccosukee Village and Everglades Airboat Tour

The Miami Beach Miccosukee Village and Everglades Airboat Tour is a small group tour. Pickup is included from any Miami Beach landmark or hotel along Collins Avenue.

On your small group airboat tour you will discover the wildlife in the Everglades with tours offered in English, German and Spanish. You will have the oppurtunity to discover the unique eco-system of the Everglades alongside viewing wildlife like turtles, alligators and birds.

After the airboat tour you can visit the nearby wildlife park and learn about conservation efforts in the Everglades. Next, you will visit the Miccosukee Indian Village and Reservation where you can learn about the history and culture of the tribe. View handcrafts, photographs and more.

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Plan to learn about alligators and their behaviors and the ecosystem in the Everglades National Park

Biscayne Bay Cruise and Everglades Airboat Ride

If you are ready to explore Miami by bus, boat and airboat this full day guided sightseeing adventure is for you. From the bus ride around Miami, to the Biscayne Bay, Miami Beach to the airboat ride through the Everglades this tour is for you.

Pickup begins at 10:15 am for this 6 hour full day tour. First you a picked up and then depart on a 30 minute airboat ride though the Everglades. You will view wildlife such as fish, birds, alligators and more.

Next your tour will take you on a jungle trail with crocodile exhibits and a live alligator wildlife show. Then you will board a 90 minute cruise along Biscayne Bay. The cruise takes you along the skyline of Miami Beach and Fisher Island, keep an eye out for manatees, dolphins and rays in the clear water off the coast.

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NPS Entrance Fee is now $8 per person for adults, free for seniors, children under 16, National Park passholders, military and veterans.

Please be advised that holding live baby alligator for a photo is no longer allowed. Thank you for your understanding.

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Welcome to GATOR PARK

An alligator adventure in the heart of the everglades national park..

Looking for some serious gator action? Gator Park is the premier airboat tour in the Florida Everglades to spy these fierce reptiles. Airboat rides depart every few minutes, so your Everglades experience begins the moment you arrive. We also offer private airboat tours for a more up close and personal look at the alligators .

The Everglades National Park is known for its vast wildlife, many of whom you’ll meet on your airboat tour. From endangered birds you won’t find anywhere else to small creatures that live among these wild alligators , you’ll see Florida as few people do.

The Everglades' marine life includes more than 200,000 alligators, so you’re guaranteed to spy quite a few on your Everglades tour! American crocodiles and fish, including large mouth bass,  blue gil and catfish, are also frequent guest stars on the tour.

More than 28 different snakes - a few of which are venomous – also call the Everglades home, alongside the beautiful and elusive endangered Florida panther.

Experience this unique Miami, Florida attraction by booking your airboat ride through the Everglades National Park today. Give us a call at 800-559-2205 or buy tour tickets online now.

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Ready to meet the gators? You’ve come to the right place. Buy your airboat tour tickets online and save time and money at the park. No reservations required! Your tickets will be available at Gator Park on the day of your airboat safari.

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Airboat Tours

Get ready for the ride of your life. The Gator Park Airboat Tour begins by winding down the canal, providing plenty of photo ops to catch wildlife in their natural habitat. Experienced guides offer tips to ensure you spot alligators large and small...

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Wildlife Show

Go beyond the Everglades with Gator Park's famous alligator and wildlife show and watch alligators from just a few steps away! This barehanded technique was originally used to capture alligators and showcases the great power and agility of the gators.

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Looking for a unique change of pace from other Florida tourist attractions? An Everglades airboat safari is just what you need. Gator Park is open and ready for your Everglades adventure every day, rain or shine! (The gators like the rain.)

Monday – Sunday:

  • 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM

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Tickets to Gator Park include admission, airboat ride through the Everglades and watch alligators at the Wildlife show. Buy tickets online and save. 

  • Adults: $29.99 ($29.99 at the gate)
  • Children: $19.99 (Kids 1-5 years old ride for free!)

Private airboat tours run on your schedule and are a great way to get up close and personal with the gators. Rates are by the hour.

  • 1-4 People: $525.00
  • 5-6 People: $695.00
  • 7-10 People: $895.00
  • 11-15 People: $995.00
  • 16-24 People: $1495.00

$8 National Park Service entry fee is not included.

Excluded from National Park entrance fees:

  • Children under the age of 16
  • National Park passholders
  • Senior citizens (62+ years of age)
  • Active Military personnel with proper ID

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Experience more of the Everglades at Wooten's!

Glide across 259 private acres on a grassland airboat tour

Get a chance to see wild alligators, birds & more

Stay safe and comfortable 

See alligators & animals up close

Hold a baby alligator

Have fun learning with friends & family

Take home gifts and memories


Everglades National Park Boat Tours

Ten thousand islands boat tour, boardwalk (included), popular airboat combos.

Combine multiple tours for a complete Everglades experience!


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"What an amazing day! Airboat ride and swamp buggy were so great! Got to see the Everglades, a lot of gators, bear tracks, birds and vultures. Staff was friendly and accommodating. They knew a great deal about the animals in the area and answered a lot of questions. I highly recommend!"

—S. from North Carolina

"The airboat was a thrilling ride and we saw a lot of alligators! The swamp buggy was fun and fascinating. This is definitely the place to go to check off your bucket list. Everyone working there was friendly and gave us a great time! I would definitely do this again."

—L. from Florida


"We sat in the front row for the airboat tour and it was so much fun. The captain was very knowledgeable with a sense of humor. Seeing the alligators and holding them was something I never thought I would get to do!"

—S. from Massachusetts

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Captain Mitch's * Everglades Airboat rides

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One hour airboat tours  in the swampland at Captain Mitch’s airboat park. Travel at speed while on a thrilling ride in comfort. The airboat ride travels on a round trip of 8 to 10 miles. Our private property shares property lines with the Everglades National Park, the Big Cypress National Preserve and Fakahatchee State Preserve.                                                                                                                                                                                                                         (  General tours( with other people on boa t) OPEN 8:30 to 4:00  7days week

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Adults: $45.00 CASH or $50.00 CREDIT CARD per person one hour airboat ride .

Child: $20.00 CASH or $25.00 CREDIT CARD per person one hour airboat ride. (Boat minimum 2 adults)                                                                                                                                                                

                                                                                                                                                                         ( Private tours)                                                                                                                          Private tours are available – call for pricing 

A standard airboat tour lasts 1 hour. We are located close to Naples and Marco Island,FL near the Everglades national park.

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Experience this THRILLING once in a lifetime one hour Everglade airboat tour in the Florida Everglades swampland at Captain Mitch’s airboat park.

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*All online reservation requests should be done 72 hours in advance. If you are planning same day service (less than 72 hours), please call our office to ensure we can get you in right away.

**Current prices effective 04/07/2022**

Adults: CASH PRICE: $45.00 per person, plus tax. CREDIT CARD PRICE: $50.00 per person, plus tax (1 hr ride) Child: CASH PRICE: $20.00 per person, plus tax. CREDIT CARD PRICE: $25.00 per person, plus tax (1 hr ride)

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Our local Airboat tour captains

Capt Mitch.

Born and raised in Everglades City Fl. Raised commercial fishing the Everglades National Park and running airboat tours.

Raised in Chokoloskee, FL crabbing, commercial fishing the Everglades 10,000 Islands and airboat rides

Capt  Hunter

Raised in Chokoloskee, FL airboating the Everglades all his life

Born in Ohio relocated to Everglades City fishing and airboating the Everglades 20+years

Naples Florida redneck. Airboat Captain from the swamp.

Captain Cory

Our newest Airboat Captain living the island life on Chokoloskee, FL

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Sawgrass Recreation Park

Update on COVID-19 Procedures and Precautions . Reservations will be required for all tours and tickets can either be purchased in advance here on our website or guests can call us at 954-389-0202 to hold a reservation time as well. For a complete list of our COVID-19 protocols please click here. 

Masks are required for indoor areas at park and are recommended for all outdoor spaces where distancing cannot be achieved. Capacity is currently limited- reservations required for all tours.

Guided Everglades Tours & Airboat Rides in Weston, FL

Reservations are required for all tours as we can often sell out. Tickets can either be purchased in advance on our website or guests can call us at 954-389-0202 to hold a reservation time as well.


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Feel the excitement and learn the history of Florida’s most remarkable treasure–the Everglades on this incredible Florida Everglades airboat tour .

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An adventure like no other. A private tour at Sawgrass Recreation Park for the early Florida sunrise hours when the Everglades are showcasing its raw beauty!

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Looking for a private Everglades Airboat Tour through Florida’s incredible swamp at night? Look no further than our Red Eye Exclusive Adventure!

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Adventure packages, facility rental and events, private adventures, fishing and camping, public adventures, night tours, your everglades airboat adventure starts here.

Climb aboard for an Everglades airboat ride and go on an adventure in the Florida Everglades just outside of Ft. Lauderdale. Your airboat ride is guided by one of our highly-trained, experienced captains, who takes you on a thrilling ride. During your Everglades airboat tour, listen to fun facts about this impressive ecosystem while you take in the exciting sights.

You may even catch a glimpse of the wildlife as you skim across the glassy water on your adventure. Keep your eyes peeled as you cruise through the unbridled wild beauty of the Florida Everglades. Feel free to let your spirit soar as you view nature at its finest on our Fort Lauderdale everglades tour!

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To our clients and customers, firstly I want to thank you for your continued business. I know that there is a great deal of concern about COVID-19. We share in those concerns; I want to review with you about the operational adjustments and enhancements on existing procedures that we currently have in place for everyone’s safety.

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Adult (13+): $26.95 Child (4-12): $16.95 Under 4: Free!

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We are open 363 days each year and our boats run every 20-30 minutes until 3:30 p.m. with a final airboat adventure at 5 p.m. when our exhibit areas close. All tours operate pending inclement weather so please call prior to arriving if there is weather in the area.

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We have the largest fleet of airboats in the United States! We can accommodate 150 guests per hour on our airboats!

We have a fleet of jon boats available for rent for fishing purposes. Reservations can be made online. Our store is well-stocked with beverages, snacks, and lunch items. Tent Camping is primitive and available for $20 per 4-person tent per night. Reservations are required and can be made online. Check-in is before 5 p.m. seven days a week. Special rates are available for Boy and Girl Scouts.

Last jon boat rental is 1 p.m. daily.

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On your way to our exhibit areas, stop by  The Gator Grill , our gourmet food truck, to sample some delicious and made-to-order lunch. Using the freshest ingredients, our food truck offers angus burgers, pulled pork, and of course, tasty grilled gator bites. A favorite menu item is our handmade angus cheeseburgers and pulled pork sandwiches! We also offer a variety of appetizers and kids’ meals sure to please any palate. Open daily from 10 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Click the link below to find out more about The Gator Emporium and Sawgrass Gem Mining!


If you love our physical store, the Gator Emporium now sells some of our favorite products 24/7 on our new web store! Since we are located in the heart of Florida, you can bet our shop will feature unique items from local artisans as often as we can source them! New items added weekly so stay tuned!

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The airboat was fun and it was exciting to see the wildlife! We saw an alligator, snapping turtle, and snake out in the water and the alligator and turtle came right up to our boat. Our guide, Captain Disco, also took the time to educate us on the Everglades!

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I always wanted a ride on an air boat and it was a great experience...the company put on a good show and it was an enjoyable day.. nice staff and we saw crocodiles so everyone was happy...they have a cafe for quick eats and drinks, also an animal sanctuary!

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We enjoyed the 30 min Airboat ride but also a visit to the reptile and wildlife area at the park. Captain Disco was friendly and informative. We got to see 2 gators. A good short tour and worthwhile experience when you are in the area.

Exceeded my expectations. We were lucky enough to see some alligators but even if we didn’t I still would’ve enjoyed the tour. Learning about the history, present and future plans for the Everglades was so interesting.

The trip was the perfect amount of time (30mins). We were able to see one alligator on our trip. The captain was knowledgeable, funny, and engaging. We also enjoyed the reptile zoo after the boat tour and were able to pet a baby alligator. Something different and fun to do for the whole family.

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What an amazing adventure. I have been on many airboats in the Everglades but the adventure at night is very different. Saw many many gators. Guide was wonderful!

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It's true you may not see wildlife depending on the time of day or the time of year but the boar ride itself is not only entertaining and pleasant overall the guides are very knowledgeable and informative. Don't go on a rainy or extremely hot day and I highly recommend the Gator Nights tours. The photo souvenirs are reasonably priced, staff is friendly, good food at the food truck, and the homes they have provided for unreturnable to the wild animals is sweet the caretakers love the like pets. Good for kids, ask about the annual pass for residents.

We were absolutely happy about our time at Sawgrass Recreation! Check in was easy, and Captain Lauderdale was fabulous! We saw 4 alligators and got a great education on the birds and other animals in the area. Well worth the price of a private tour!

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Everglades National Park is 1.5 million acres of subtropical wilderness in South Florida which attracts tourists from World over.

Everglades gets more than a million visitors every year, who come in for one or all of the below reasons –

1. To see its wildlife, which includes Florida panthers, American crocodiles, American alligators, West Indian Manatee, Turtles, Dolphins, Snakes, etc.

2. To see more than 350 species of birds who call the Everglades their home

3. For outdoor activities such as hiking, biking through the trails, camping, fishing, boating, canoeing, kayaking, etc

4. To get on the Everglades airboat tours, which is the fastest way to explore the National park

5. For the thrilling alligator experience. After all, Everglades is the only place on Earth where alligators and crocodiles coexist.

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Everglades National Park is open all the time.

Yes, that’s right, it is open 24 hours a day, seven days a week, 365 days a year.

Everglades is open even on public holidays.

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Airboat tours at Everglades, Miami

You cannot visit Everglades and not experience the fascinating Airboat Everglades.

A lot of companies such as Everglades Safari Park , Gator Park , Sawgrass Recreation Park , Everglades Holiday Park , Coopertown Airboats etc. provide airboat tours inside the Everglades Miami Park.

Before booking your Miami Everglades airboat ride, here are three things you must find out about the tour –

1. Is the transport from your city to the Everglades Park included in the package? 2. What other activities will you get to do before/after the airboat ride? and 3. What is the duration of the ride?

We recommend you go through all the available Everglades airboat tours before choosing the one that fits you and your family best.

Everglades Airboat tours without transport

If you are a local, chances are you have a car and can drive to the location to get on your Everglades airboat tour.

Since you don’t pay for transport, such tours are cheaper.

If you prefer airboat tours which include transportation to the Everglades and back, jump to the next section .

This ticket includes three things: 40-minute airboat ride, a wildlife show (alligator wrestling!), and an opportunity to hold a baby gator in your hands.

This Everglades tour is quite popular with families because of the numerous activities involved.

The airboats start hitting the water at 9 am, and go on till 5 pm.

The last wildlife show is at 4:30 pm.

Gator Park is located just off HWY 41, and you must reach 24050 SW 8th Street Miami FL 33194 on your own. Get Directions

Adult Ticket (12 to 61 years): US$37 Child Ticket (4 to 11 years): US$27 Senior Ticket (62+ years): US$36 Senior Ticket (up to 3 years): Free

With this ticket for a 30-minute Everglades airboat tour at the Sawgrass Recreation Park, you also get to see several snakes, lizards, tortoises, and other species in the animal exhibit.

This Everglades tour culminates with a photo-op with a baby alligator.

At Sawgrass Park, the airboat tours begin at 9 am and go on till 5 pm.

You need to reach 1006 N. U.S. Highway 27 Weston, Florida 33327 on your own. Get Directions

Adult Ticket (13+ years): US$28 Child Ticket (4 to 12 years): US$18 Infant Ticket (up to 3 years): Free

If you prefer to spend more time on the Everglades airboat, opt for this highly-rated tour.

You get to choose between a 60 minute or a 90-minute airboat ride.

Since you get to sit on a 6-person boat, it is a very personalized experience.


If you prefer the whole airboat for your group, check out this private boat tour at Sawgrass .

Everglades Airboat tours with transport

Many visitors to the Everglades prefer to book their airboat experience along with transport.

This option is a little costlier but very convenient because you can then focus on enjoying the airboat experience.

We have listed below Everglades airboat tours with pick-ups at Miami, Orlando, Fort Lauderdale, Naples, Fort Myers, and Sanibel.

Airboat tours from Miami

These day trips from Miami to Everglades come in many flavors.

This 5-hour program has two starting times – 9:30 am and 1:30 pm.

An air-conditioned double-decker bus takes you to Everglades Park, where you enjoy a narrated airboat tour, an alligator show, and various exhibits.

The bus starts from 305 Lincoln Road, Miami Beach, Fl 33139. Get Directions

If you prefer a shorter 3.5-hour tour from Miami and want to be picked up from your hotel, check out this Adventure tour of the Everglades .

This tour is a unique opportunity to see the wilderness of Florida Everglades on an airboat and then take in the Miami skyline onboard a Biscayne Bay cruise.

You get picked up from your hotel in Miami a little after 8 am and get dropped back after six hours.

If you are holidaying in Miami and don’t have much time, check out this three-in-one tour which covers, Everglades, Miami city and Biscayne Bay.

If you are a family or a group of friends staying in Miami and would prefer a private Everglades experience, this tour is your best option.

Both your transport from Miami to Everglades Park and your airboat ride will be a private experience.

After the airboat ride, you will enjoy an Alligator show.

Everglades from Orlando

Everglades tours from Orlando come in two forms.

You can either book only the Everglades airboat ride or make it a full day tour by combining it with a visit to Miami.

This Everglades tour starts at 7 am from Orlando, on every Sunday and Thursday.

You get picked up from your hotel and taken to Florida Everglades, for a thirty-minute airboat ride and an animal show.

Your transport then leaves for Miami, where you visit Bayside Marketplace Mall, before boarding the ‘Island Queen.’

After the cruise where you marvel at the Miami skyline from the water, you head to the South Beach, Miami for evening fun and dinner.

If you plan to go on a Wednesday, opt for this Everglades & South Beach tour instead.

Wild Willy’s Airboat tours are a perfect getaway if you are in Orlando and want to hop onto an airboat.

In this 60-minute tour, you glide across Lake Tohopekaliga, the source of the Everglades.

This Everglades tour departs from 4715 Kissimmee Park Rd, St Cloud, Florida 34772, and you need to manage your transport.

It is inside Lake Toho RV Resort at the dead-end of Kissimmee Park Rd. Get Directions

Adult Ticket (13+ years): US$35 Child Ticket (3 to 12 years): US$31 Infant Ticket (up to 2 years): Free

If you want more time in the Airboat, check out this 90-minute airboat ride .

There are many Everglades airboat tours from Fort Lauderdale, but our favorite is the one that starts at 7.15 am with a hotel pick up.

As part of this tour, you get to see the four main ecosystems of the Everglades.

1. You start with a 50-minute airboat ride through the sawgrass prairie of Everglades

2. Next on this alligator tour, you enjoy a wildlife drive in the Big Cypress National Preserve

3. You then relax with a nature walk in an ancient forest of towering cypress

4. In the afternoon, you enjoy a sit-down lunch including alligator appetizers

5. After lunch, you relax on a 60-minute boat cruise on the shallow waters of Everglades National Park

General Admission: US$225

If you want your Fort Lauderdale to Everglades Airboat tour to be private, check this out .

This tour starts from Naples at 7.15 am, picks up tourists from Sanibel and Naples (both of which are on the way) and then heads to Everglades.

You will love all the five stages of this Everglades Day Safari experience –

1. You walk through an ancient forest of towering cypresses

2. You take a 60-minute boat cruise in Everglades National Park

3. You eat your lunch (including alligator appetizers!) at a waterside restaurant in the heart of the Everglades

4. Enjoy a wildlife drive in the Big Cypress National Preserve

5. Board the airboat for a 60-minute ride

General Admission (5+ years): US$999

It is possible to board an Everglades airboat at night and go on a ride.

Our favorite night tour is a 60-minute search for the American alligator, in the vibrant ecosystem of Everglades.

Besides the airboat tour, you also get access to the wildlife exhibits.

This Everglades night tour can be booked only on a Wednesday or a Saturday.

It starts from 1006 N. U.S. Highway 27 Weston, Florida 33327. Get Directions

Adult Ticket (13+ years): US$48 Child Ticket (4 to 12 years): US$27 Infant Ticket (up to 3 years): Free

If you are near Orlando, you may want to check out this Moonlight Swamp Safari Airboat Tour .

Everglades National Park map

The Everglades is a massive American National park stretching over the southern part of Florida, spanning three counties Monroe, Miami-Dade, and Collier.

The Northern section of Everglades is accessible via Miami or Everglades City, and the Southern part of this massive tourist attraction is reachable from Homestead.

Note: The sections of the park are not interconnected, that is, you can’t get in through one entrance and get out from the other.

Everglades entrances

There are three Everglade entrances – two in the North, and one in the South.

North Entrances

– Miami entrance – Everglades City entrance

South Entrance

– Homestead entrance

Even though the Everglades Park is open all the time, the three entry gates of Park have different timings.

Even the visitor centers at these entrances have their own timings.

Also known as ‘River of Grass,’ Everglades Miami is a 1.5 million acres area in South Florida.

If you are planning a visit to the massive Everglades, the first thing to do is choose your point of entry.

The Park offers various activities, and the entrance you will take will depend on what you want out of your visit to the Everglades National Park.

Many visitors decide on the Everglades entrance closest to them.

Tip: If deciding the entrance, and organising your transport to the Everglades is too much of a hassle, you can book an airboat tour with transport .

Address of the main Homestead Entrance is 40001 State Road 9336, Homestead, FL 33034.

Get Directions

The main entrance at Homestead is open 24 hours a day.

The Everglades Visitor Center here is also known as Ernest F Coe Visitor Center, and you must pay an entrance fee to get through.

Ernest F Coe Visitor Centre at Everglades

This entrance connects you to Everglades Park’s Royal Palm and Flamingo area.

If you plan to try out the Anhinga Trail or the Gumbo Limbo Trail, you must take this entrance because their departure point is at the Royal Park.

Both the Trails are well known for providing you plenty of wildlife viewing.

Miami Entrance of the Everglades National Park is at 36000 SW 8th Street Miami, FL 33194.

The Miami Entrance, which is also known as the Shark Valley entrance, takes you to the heartland of the Everglades Park.

Shark Valley Visitor Centre at Everglades

It gets this name because in this area the water from the Park flows Southwest towards the Shark River.

The gate opens daily from 8.30 am to 6 pm and to get in you need to pay the entrance fee.

The Park is open 24 hours, but there is no vehicle access after 6 pm.

The Everglades visitor center here is also known as the Shark Valley Visitor Center.

This Shark valley entrance allows you to walk, bike or take a tram ride along the 15-mile (24 Kms) scenic road and see some of the Park’s most wondrous wildlife.

If you want to enjoy a 360-degree view of the Everglades Miami, go to the top of the Shark Valley Observation Tower to take in the mesmerizing wildlife.

The address of Everglades City Entrance is 815 Oyster Bar Lane, Everglades City, FL 34139.

If you want to explore the Gulf Coast on your trip to the Everglades Miami, you must opt for this entrance.

That’s why the information center at Everglades City Entrance is called the Gulf Coast Visitor Center.

Gulf Coast Visitor Center at Everglades

This Visitor Center is open 24 hours a day, and you don’t need to pay an entrance fee to get in.

Once at the Gulf Coast Visitor Center, you can take a boat of your choice and explore the vast mangrove estuary of the Ten Thousand Islands.

The Flaming Entrance is at 1 Flamingo Lodge Highway, Flamingo, FL 33034

It is more like a Visitor Center than an entrance, located 38 Miles (61 Kms) South of the Homestead entrance.

On your way to the Flamingo Entrance, you will find many trails to explore off the Everglades’ main Park road.

At the end of it, the Flamingo entrance is the gateway to Florida Bay.

The Florida Bay, along with the adjoining maze of mangrove waterways is home to thousands of birds and a variety of fishes, crabs, and other marine creatures.

There are many other facilities, and services at the Flamingo which include a campground, a marina with boat launching areas, as well as hiking and canoe trails for a glorious adventure.

If you are too confused about which entrance to take, jump to our airboat tours section .

The US National Parks announce the Fee Free days every year.

These Fee Free Days apply to the Everglades National Park as well.

In 2019, the Fee Free Days are:

21 Jan 2019: Birthday of Martin Luther King, Jr 20 Apr 2019: First day of National Park Week 25 Aug 2019: National Park Service Birthday 28 Sep 2019: National Public Lands Day 11 Nov 2019: Veterans Day

All Everglades Park visitors are required to pay an entrance fee.

As of today, you can purchase entrance passes at the Homestead and Shark Valley visitor centers.

Very soon, the Gulf Coast and Flamingo Visitor Centers will start selling entry passes to Everglades.

Passes can also be purchased online . However, you must print them out before reaching the National Park.

Everglades entry tickets are valid for seven consecutive days at all Park entrances and are non-transferable.

Visitors fifteen years and less, get free entry into Everglades.

Everglades entry fee

*This Pass admits the pass holder and the passengers in the vehicle / vessel **This Pass admits the pass holder and one other passenger on the motorcycle ***This Pass admits the pass holder

Everglades National Park has two main seasons – the Summer Wet Season and the Winter Dry Season

Wet Season (From May to October)

The Everglades is typically hot and humid for seven months, from May through October.

During these months, the temperature reaches an average high of 90°F (32°C), with humidity over 90%.

The heat index hovers over 100°F (38°C).

There are also heavy rainfalls in this season, but they subside quickly, and it is also common to see afternoon thunderstorms almost daily.

What to Expect

The landscape of the Everglades Park changes significantly due to hot and humid conditions.

All the visitor centers generally remain open from 9 am to 5 pm during the wet season.

Due to rainfall, the level of water in the park rises, which leads to many animals dispersing.

This makes it harder for visitors to sight wildlife.

Due to the presence of insects like mosquitoes and biting flies, outdoor activities can become uncomfortable.

If you do plan to visit the Park during these months, make sure you wear specialized clothing for maximum coverage.

There is a lack of staff in the wet season because of which there are fewer ranger-led programs as compared to the dry season.

Dry Season (From November to April)

The winter season brings low temperatures, pleasant weather conditions, and an abundance of wildlife.

This is also the dry season at Everglades.

The period from November through April is one of the best times to visit the Everglades Park.

The temperatures reach an average high of 77°F (25°C) and an average low of 53°F (12°C).

This season impacts your visit to Everglades Miami in two ways –

More Wildlife

The dry winter season has no rainfall, which leads to water levels dropping, bringing the animals out to the water holes.

As a result, wildlife viewing is abundant.

It is an exceptional time for bird enthusiasts since many species can be seen basking in the relative warmth of the Everglades Miami.

The lower temperatures ensure that troublesome insects such as mosquitoes and biting flies become non-existent in most areas of the Park.

More Visitors

Due to the pleasant weather conditions and more wildlife, the winter season attracts the highest number of visitors in the Everglades Miami.

There might be more crowds in the famous sites and trails of the park, but due to its vastness, you will still find a lot of opportunities for solitude and calm.

To add to all this, during this season there are many ranger-led programs at all entrances.

During this season, the park visitor centers remain open for longer duration – from 8 am to 5 pm.

What to do at Everglades

There are a wide variety of things that you can do at the Everglades National Park –

The most popular activity to indulge in, at Everglades is the airboat ride.

You can’t visit the Everglades and not step into an airboat.

What to expect on an airboat ride

Airboats are open boats which help you explore wide-open grasslands and miles of mangrove forests of Florida Everglades.

Here are a few things you must know before you book your first Everglades airboat ride.

1. It is possible to book Miami Everglades airboat tours on all seven days of the week. Book your airboat tour now !

2. Airboat tours depart every 20 to 30 minutes, from 9 am to about 6 pm. Most Everglades airboat tours last for half an hour to an hour.

3. Every airboat has an Everglades expert, who also captains the boat. They know everything about the 1.5 million-acres of tropical wetlands.

4. There is no such thing as the best place to sit on an Everglades airboat. All seats on board the airboat provide amazing views of Everglades, so you share the same airboat adventure experience as everyone else.

5. There are both open and covered Everglades airboats. However, both types are the same amount of fun. In an open boat, you may experience high winds on your face and eyes.

6. There are both small and big airboats at Everglades. The small boats can seat 6 to 8 while the bigger boats can seat 16 to 20 tourists.

7. Because of the massive fan behind the boat, it gets noisy, but don’t worry because the tour organizers provide noise-cancellation headsets.

8. Depending on the timing of the visit, airboat tour through Everglades can magnify the pollen and allergens for some visitors.

What to bring for Everglades airboat tour

1. To keep the sun and the wind away, you must get your sunglasses. Polarized glasses are even better because they can help you spot the alligators and fish underneath the surface.

2. Since the Everglades Airboat tour takes you through the wilderness, it is better to wear comfortable, sturdy, and practical clothes. You may want to leave the hat at home because they fly off in the wind.

3. Do not wear heels, for they are not allowed on an airboat. Wear shoes that cover your toes, and keep them safe.

4. Carry only bags and purses with zips to close them. It is not advisable to get onto the airboat with open bags because if something falls in the water, it is not possible to retrieve it.

5. Since Florida is known for its sun, bring in plenty of sunscreen and water.

Wildlife at Everglades

Everglades wildlife is best viewed in the dry winter season between November and April.

The weather conditions are pleasant during the winter to make for better viewing.

During this season, the standing water levels are low drawing all animals at Everglades to the central water locations of the Park.

During this period, some of the best locations to watch wildlife are the Shark Valley, the Anhinga Trail at Royal Palm, and the Eco Pond.

The Eco Pond is 1 Mile (1.5 Km) past the Flamingo Visitor Center.

If you love to canoe, you can paddle into the Snake Bight Trail near Flamingo Center and Chokoloskee Bay at the Gulf Coast.

If you are lucky, you can witness a wide variety of water birds feeding in the shallow waters and mudflats before low tide hits the water.

Shark Valley is the most popular Everglades destination for bicyclists.

Its 15-Mile (24 Kms) long paved scenic loop offers the best opportunities to view wildlife.

Some of the other popular trails at Everglades are:

1.  Long Pine Key Bike Trail 2.  Rowdy Bend Bike Trail 3.  Snake Bite Trail

If bird-watching interests you, opt for the Homestead entrance.

When you enter from the Homestead, you get access to three trails and four ponds where you can enjoy watching birds.

The three trails are Anhinga Trail, Mahogany Hammock & Vicinity, and Snake Bight Trail.

The four ponds within Everglades famous for bird sightings are Paurotis Pond, Nine Mile Pond, Mrazek Pond, and Eco Pond.

If you plan to enter through Shark Valley Entrance, you can spot the birds on the Shark Valley Tram Road and its vicinity.

Everglades Miami sets you up for the most fantastic experience when it comes to boat riding.

Your visit to the park cannot end without an Everglades boat ride as one-third of the Park is covered with water.

A boat ride on the marvelous saltwater and freshwater bodies brings you even closer to the Park’s many beautiful creatures.

You can either choose to rent a boat or take one of the Everglades boat tours that depart from the Flamingo Visitor Center and the Gulf Coast. Jump to airboat tours section

You can also bring a private boat to witness Everglades marine life.

However, if you do plan to explore the Grass River in a boat, you must familiarize yourself and follow some strict rules and regulations of the Park.

6. Everglades Camping

The best way to experience Everglades is by spending a night under the stars at one of its campsites.

While camping is available year-round, during the wet season (June through November), the conditions aren’t camp-friendly.

There are two drive-in campgrounds accessible from the Homestead entrance of the park – Long Pine Key Campground and Flamingo Campground.

These camping locations have amenities such as restrooms, cold showers, a dump station, and freshwater fill-ups, tent spaces, RV spots, etc.

Long Pine Key Campground has 108 drive-up sites which are available on a first-come, first-serve basis only.

The Flamingo Campground has 235 sites you can drive to, but because of high demand during winter, you are expected to reserve.

Reservations can be made by calling 1-855-708-2207. 

During the summer months of April to November, you won’t need to reserve in advance.

If you want to be one with nature and need bare-minimum camping, you must opt for Backcountry Camping.

Most backcountry camping sites are accessible by canoe, kayak, motorboat, or hiking.

These are wilderness campsites, and you need to buy a backcountry permit (which is free) from either the Flamingo or Gulf Coast Visitor Centers.

We recommend you read about the preparation required before you decide to venture on these primitive campsites.

Kayak at Everglades Miami

One of the best ways to explore the wildlife and vegetation of the Florida Everglades is by a canoe or Kayak.

Canoe and kayak trips range from a few hours to several days depending on the length and complexity of the trail.

For the best Canoe & Kayak trips, you must go to Flamingo’s Canoe trails, which cater to both beginners and advanced users. Book a Kayaking tour of Everglades

Two of the most popular canoe trails are Nine Mile Pound and Hell’s Bay.

Both are accessible from Main Park Road south of the Homestead Entrance.

The Everglades National Park offers fantastic fishing, and boating opportunities since one-third of the park is water.

You can opt between saltwater fishing and freshwater fishing.Both require separate fishing licenses.

Make sure to read up on the local fishing information, regulations, and weather conditions before you plan a fishing trip. More Info

You can charter your boats at Flamingo Visitor Center.

9. Everglades hiking

You will find a diverse range of habitats in the adventurous hiking trails of Everglades National Park.

If you decide to go on a hike in any of the hiking trails offered by the Park, make sure you have plenty of water to hydrate yourself.

It is also essential that you are aware of the changing weather patterns.

The visitors can opt to either go for leisurely walks, bicycle treks, or extended hikes.

One of the best hike trails at Florida Everglades is the Anhinga Trail in Pine Island.

Here are the recommended Everglades hiking trails –

1. Anhinga Trail 2. Gumbo Limbo Trail 3. Pinelands Trail 4. Pa-hay-okee Overlook 5. Mahogany Hammock Trail

1. Otter Cave Hammock Walking Trail 2. Bobcat Boardwalk Walking Trail

1. West Lake Trail 2. Snake Bight Trail 3. Rowdy Bend Trail 4. Christian Point Trail 5. Bear Lake Trail 6. Eco Pond Trail 7. Guy Bradley 8. Trail Bayshore Trail 9. Coastal Prairie Trail

Everglades National Park offers many kayaking and canoeing opportunities through the freshwater marsh, mangrove forests, and the open waters of Florida Bay.

However, our favorite is the one where a Florida Master Naturalist guides you on a three-hour Everglades kayak tour, through a series of narrow lakes and creeks in the Everglades.

The Everglades Mangrove Tunnel Kayak Eco-Tour happens on a stable ‘sit-on-top’ kayak, which means you don’t need any previous kayaking experience.

This Everglades kayak tour starts from Everglades Chamber of Commerce Welcome Center at Hwy 41/Hwy 29, Everglades City, Florida. Get Directions

Adult ticket (12+ years): USD 118 Children (1 to 11 years): USD 86

If you want a combination of boating, kayaking, and nature walking tour, check this out .

It is advisable to bring your food and beverages while visiting/staying at the Everglades National Park.

Snacks and beverages are available at some sites of the Park. However, the range of choices is minimal.

Food and drinks are available at these four locations –

  •  The Ernest F. Coe Visitor Center’s bookstore
  •  The Royal Palm Visitor Center’s bookstore
  • The Flamingo Marina Store
  • The Gulf Coast Visitor Center Store

You will also find a food truck located outside the Flamingo Visitor Center.

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Airboat Tours & Gator Shows

7 days a week: we open at 9:00 am (rain or shine).

Due to daylight savings our Everglades park hours change depending on the season. Although we do close at 5 PM, we must make sure our last airboats go out early enough to arrive back at the dock before dark. See our “end of day” airboat tour and gator show scheduling below.

  • Tours are *60-minutes in length, departing every 20 minutes or less.
  • Last boat departs promptly at 5:00 PM, please arrive no later than 4:30 PM to receive the full tour experience.

Deli & Gift Shop – Everglades Park Hours

  • 7 Days a week, 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM (rain or shine)

Jon Boat Rentals – Everglades Park Hours

  • 7 Days a week, available at first safe light until 5:00 PM

Bait & Tackle Shop, General Store – Everglades Park Hours

  • 7 Days a week, 7:00 AM – 7:00 PM


Airboat tour, gator show, group photo & baby gator photo.

NOTE: After your online purchase, when you arrive at the park, you must present the credit card that matches the last 4 digits of the card that was used in the online ticket purchase transaction(s) and matching driver’s license.

  • Adults (12 years and older): $38.99 plus tax
  • Children (3-11 years old): $26.99 plus tax

Animal Encounters

  • Adults & Children $40.00 plus tax

Jon Boat Rentals

  • 5 Hour Minimum (Mon-Fri) $75.00 plus tax & $20 for each additional hour
  • 8 Hour Minimum (Weekends & Holidays) $135.00 plus tax & $20 for each additional hour

Everglades Park Hours & Pricing

We’re open year-round, 365 days per year so you can always count on us to be open when you’re looking to go on a real adventure! Please check the hours of operation on our website before making your trip out to the park. Our closing hours do change from time to time due to daylight savings time. Basically, in the spring and summer our last tour goes out at 5PM and in the fall and winter our last airboat tour of the day goes out at 4PM. Note – you must be at the park 30 minutes prior to our last tour time of the day to enjoy the full tour experience.

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Florida airboat flips sending 9 passengers into gator-infested waters, operator arrested

An airboat tour in the Florida Everglades capsized sending passengers overboard on Friday, officials say. This happened when the airboat's driver took a sharp turn to try to see an alligator in the water, according to multiple reports.

Miami-Dade Fire Rescue said three units responded to a waterway near Coopertown The Original Airboat Tour in the Everglades Friday afternoon. According to the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission, nine people and the operator all fell into the water when the boat took a quick turn.

By time MDFR arrived, everyone had climbed out of the water, and only one patient was treated for injuries on the scene.

But the boat's operator was arrested after FWC said he did not have the proper documentation necessary to operate the boat. His employer, Coopertown, did not immediately respond to USA TODAY's request for comment Monday morning.

Miami tour accidents: More than a dozen injured after tour boat and charter boat crash in Miami waters

Boat passengers say they were afraid of alligators in water, reports state

Passengers told Local 10 the boat operator was trying to get a closer look at a nearby alligator when the airboat flipped.

“My first thought was panic, I was afraid for my wife and family members, and then I thought about the alligator,” passenger Jose Maldonado told Local 10.

NBC Miami said the boat was partially submerged in the water and some passengers were standing on top waiting for help.

Alligator mating season runs from early April until the end of June, when the Sunshine State sees more activity and they become more aggressive.

Contributing: Lianna Norman, USA TODAY NETWORK - Florida

This article originally appeared on USA TODAY: Florida airboat capsizes, passengers fall into waters with alligators

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