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