We had a very animated tour guide who did a good job of offering a running commentary throughout the whole bus ride. The air boat ride was worth the price of the excursion, with yet another good guide. The bus tour through Miami was interesting and gave an overview of a large city.
We booked this excursion from the cruise line. I did this because our flight was late in the afternoon and we didn't want to sit at the air port for several hours. It was good for the fact that they took our bags and were locked under the bus so we could leave on the excursion and not worry. Everything ran smoothly had a comfortable bus ride to the everglades and back to Ft Lauderdale.
The excursion was good it was very touristy. They gave us a ride on a air boat which I wanted more of. It was kind of like a ride at an amusement park. We went down a big for a few minutes and then back in a big circle. We did see a couple of alligators and some interesting birds. The best part of the tour was the demonstration with some wild life. This guy made the tour. He taught us about some of the everglades animals and then brought a good 10ish foot alligator in with him. He made it snap its jaws at him and it is so loud. That was really cool. Tour over all was ok but really nice to not wait at the airport as long as we would have.
We took the Everglades Tour with airport drop off at the end of our tour. We had done a tour of the Everglades before and this one did not disappoint. Our tour took us through the Everglades allowing us to see various birds, alligators as well as trees, grasses and flowers. Our tour boat driver was very knowledgeable of the area and was very eager to share it with his passengers. Our bus driver and tour guide on the bus rounded out the tour. Drop off at the airport was very smooth.
Everglades River of Grass Adventures. It was a 1.5 hr semi-private tour w/our family of 4 and another couple. What an awesome experience seeing all the alligators and hearing a lot of info about the Everglades.
We booked this for the return date as our flight was not leaving until the afternoon. Was great. They stored and transferred our luggage with us to the airport and we had a nice airboat ride in the Everglades. Saw some great alligators and learned a lot about the environment.
We did the Everglades tour after the cruise to fill time until our evening flight. The boat ride was good but the show with the alligators was strange. The man seemed to be stalling for time and really didn't show us much. But it filled the day.
Carlos picked us up in a beautiful new jeep and took us on a guided tour of the everglades and the surrounding areas. He was very knowledgeable about the wildlife native to the area and about the ecosystems that support the animals and wildlife. We had such a great time. Carlos is the best. I highly recommend that you take a tour with this great company!!
We did this excursion to kill some time until our hotel would allow us to do early check in. We did not fly out until the next day as I figured I would need a day to get my land legs again.
It was good and informative. We did get to some alligators and other wildlife. It was great to see such a great area be saved to provide space for wildlife instead of being made into more concrete and buildings.
Chris was our guide on the boat. He gave us the history and showed us the aligators up close. Saw the Gator Boys Rescue aligators. Got a photo with a baby gator. The day we were there was a Monday and not too crowded. Great water tour.
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