air boat ride with a very enthusiastic and knowledgeable guide. Saw lots of alligators, very cool. The guide also showed us some really interesting vegetation and survival tips. Lots of fun! Not much in the way of food options there and it;s not close to anything so bring snacks and water!
We rented a car and went to Shark Valley Visitor Center in the Everglades. It took about an hour from Port Everglades. It costs $25 per car to enter. There is a tram tour that you can pay for or bikes to rent. We did neither. We walked along the paved path and took in an amazing amount of wildlife. The birds and alligators were the most fun. Look closely for the baby alligators right next to the path. This is an awesome place! We were there once before about 15 years ago and loved it then too!
Enjoyed seeing the alligators from the airboat ride as I had taken one before in Everglades City without seeing any a couple years ago. We also went to the Pink Flamingo Gardens which had lots of animals and shade from trees as Florida was it's usual warm!
We had quite a bit of time to kill before our flight out that night so we booked the Florida Everglades and Flamingo tour. Excellent tour and wish we could have spent more time at both events. Will be sure to book again on our next visit to Florida
Everglades tour an transportation to the airport post cruise. This excursion was worth the price of admission as it provided airport transportation afterwards. We took a bus to the everglades where we boarded an airport and traveled through the everglades looking at the wildlife. We were given a guided tour and saw 2 alligators in the wild and many species of birds, iguana's and vegetation. The tour ended with a small alligator show! I would recommend this excursion to anyone who has a flight later on in the day.
Terrific operation about 25 minutes from the cruise terminal. A hour long airboat tour of the Everglades. Captain and tour guide extremely knowledgeable about the area, the flora and fauna. Great with kids. Ask for Captain Kathy.
A group photo included and no pressure to buy anything else.
Alligator demonstration with a wonderful expert.
Snack bar excellent as well. Alligator meat is available
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