Shark Valley Everglades Guided Tram Tour

Outdoor Activities in USA
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Tour description

Join this 2-hour Shark Valley tram tour for an in-depth look through the northern region of Everglades National Park. This naturalist led tour is conducted on board an open air tram introducing you to the "River of Grass" and the wildlife inhabiting it. At the midway point, you'll have the opportunity to stroll up the spiral ramp way and platform of the Shark Valley observation tower, allowing a panoramic view of the heart of the Everglades.

After arriving at the park at your chosen time, you will board the tram for a 2-hour tour through the Shark Valley section of Everglades National Park. Led by park trained naturalists, your guides will give you insight into the ecosystem as a whole and will also help point out some of the hidden aspects which help to make this a world renown wetlands. The open vehicles allows you to view wildlife within the Sawgrass prairies on either side of the tram.At the half-way point of the tour, a 45-foot high observation deck gives you an opportunity to enjoy the tranquil vistas of the Everglades, extending outward 20-miles in all directions. A gradual ramp provides easy access to the observation tower deck, and every part of the ramp and deck provide chances to view something different.

What's included

  • Local taxes
  • Driver/guide
  • Live commentary on board

What's not included

  • National Park Entrance fees ($20/person)
  • Gratuities


  • See native wildlife in their natural environment
  • Fully narrated tour
  • Informative, friendly and professional guide
  • Tour is wheelchair accessible