Everglades Airboat Nature Tour from Greater Fort Myers/Naples

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Tour description

Spend a full day exploring the wilderness of the Everglades on this adventure from the Greater Fort Myers/Naples area. With your naturalist guide, take an exciting airboat ride in the Western Everglades, see wildlife on a drive through Big Cypress National Preserve, admire towering cypress trees on a nature walk, and enjoy a relaxing boat cruise along mangrove-lined waters to see manatees, dolphins and osprey. Your guide will teach you all about the Everglades and accompany you to lunch where you'll get to try alligator!

ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: Big Cypress National Preserve, Ochopee, FloridaWildlifedrive through the back country of the first Preserve in the National Park system. Duration: 1 hourStop At: Fakahatchee Strand Preserve State Park & Boardwalk, Copeland, FloridaNature Walk through a grove of ancient cypress trees out to a "gator hole" where female alligators have been nesting for decades. Duration: 1 hourStop At: TEN THOUSAND ISLANDS NWR, Naples, FloridaCarolina skiff boat tour through the Ten-thousand Island mangrove forest in search of dolphins, manatee, white pelicans and much more.Duration: 1 hour 30 minutesStop At: CREW Marsh Trails, Immokalee, FloridaExplore the headwaters of the Western Everglades by airboat and search for alligators on a lake with more crocodilians per acre than anywhere on the planet. Duration: 1 hourStop At: Everglades National Park, Florida City, FloridaTour through Everglades National ParkDuration: 1 hour

What's included

  • Transport by air-conditioned 13-passenger van
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off (Select Hotels Only)
  • Expert naturalist or biologist guide
  • 1-hour airboat ride
  • 1-hour boat cruise
  • Narrated van tour
  • Lunch
  • Entry/Admission - Big Cypress National Preserve
  • Entry/Admission - Fakahatchee Strand Preserve State Park & Boardwalk
  • Entry/Admission - TEN THOUSAND ISLANDS NWR
  • Entry/Admission - CREW Marsh Trails

What's not included

  • Gratuities


  • Free hotel pickup and drop-off included
  • Fully narrated tour
  • Informative, friendly and professional guide
  • Lunch included
  • See native wildlife in their natural environment
  • Small group ensures personal service