Private Tour: Florida Everglades Airboat Ride and Wildlife Adventure

activities / Nature & wildlife

Private Tour: Florida Everglades Airboat Ride and Wildlife Adventure information and booking

2 - 4 hours
Departs from
Sawgrass Recreation Park
Time of departure
Your preferred time between 9am and 4pm
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Tour description provided by Viator

For a truly special Florida Everglades airboat tour, splash out on a private airboat ride at Sawgrass Recreation Park. You’ll see Florida gators and other native animals, plus visit exclusive Everglades locations that the regular tours miss.

This private, reservation-only tour includes an extended 60-minute airboat tour in a customized airboat, specially designed for smaller groups. Sawgrass Recreation Park, where your tour departs from, is an easy 25-minute drive from Ft Lauderdale.Zipping over the Florida Everglades at speeds of up to 40 miles (64 km) an hour, your 60-minute private airboat tour includes wildlife spotting and entertaining stories from your experienced captain. Hear tall tales and true of the Seminole who lived in this wilderness, and of the panthers who shared their home.Then it’s on to the exciting Exhibit areas back at the park to meet the Everglades’ panthers, leopards, Florida gators, turtles, iguanas and other native wildlife for yourself, and learn about the care of these endangered animals. Plus you even get to hold a baby alligator, if you dare!For the most in-depth and personal experience, take a small group private tour of the Florida Everglades’ and its unique subtropical ecosystem and animals.Important Note: Pricing is based on a per person basis; regardless of number of people booking, you are buying out the whole boat for your private tour ($302.49)

What's included

  • Private 60-minute airboat ride
  • Entrance to sawgrass recreation park
  • Captain's gratuity
  • Admission ticket to the reptile, swamp yard and exotic wildlife exhibit

What isn't included

  • Hotel pickup and drop off
  • Food and drinks