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Private Daytime Everglades Airboat Tour near Fort Lauderdale

Private Daytime Everglades Airboat Tour near Fort Lauderdale

Sign up for a truly unique experience on a Private Everglades Airboat Tour in the Everglades!

An experienced captain will escort your group on a 60-minute tour in the Everglades aboard a custom airboat specially designed for small parties. Taking place in a 17 acre Everglades recreation park, your adventure will also include a live alligator and reptile exhibit including a wildlife exhibit featuring a Florida panther. And, don't miss "Swamp" Yard Island, where you and your family can interact and feed many of the animals at this exhibit!

PLEASE NOTE: This adventure takes place near Weston, Florida - 26 miles east of Fort Lauderdale. Transportation to Weston is not included.

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Length

1 hour

Time

9:00 am to 5:00 pm daily

(See Special Schedule Notes)

Time on availability calendar is for booking purposes only. Please choose the time on the calender nearest to your preferred time.

Summary

Tour does not include hotel pickup or drop-off. Prices are per-boat for the number of persons indicated and include 15% gratuity.

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Special Schedule Notes

  • December 18: Tours will operate 9:00 am to 1:30 pm with a final airboat ride at 3:00 pm when the exhibit areas close
  • December 23: Tours will operate 9:00 am until 3:30 pm with a final airboat ride at 5:00 pm when the exhibits close
  • December 24: Tours will operate 9:00 am until 2:00 pm when the exhibits close
  • December 25: The park is closed for Christmas Day
  • December 26: Tours will operate 9:00 am until 3:30 pm with a final airboat ride at 5:00 pm when the exhibits close
  • January 1: Tours will operate 9:00 am until 3:30 pm with a final airboat ride at 5:00 pm when the exhibits close

Reptile Exhibit

Take a walk on the wild side...back in time...with an original dinosaur - the Florida Alligator. The reptile exhibit features dozens of species both native and exotic to Florida.

Along with friendly turtles and iguanas, you can learn about Cannibal, a 1000 pound alligator! There's also a water monitor named Mona. Handlers are happy to demonstrate how these animals live and survive in the wild.

Be sure to bring your camera so you can capture the excitement when you cradle one of these majestic animals in the "Hold a Baby Alligator" experience.

Exotic Wildlife Exhibit

A very special part of your adventure will be the Exotic Wildlife exhibit. The Predators Unlimited organization brings a variety of animals to the park each day. The handlers strive to educate and enlighten the public about endangered species like the Florida Panther, and will happily answer any questions. Playful critters abound and amaze as you get up close and personal with many different animals that often include panthers, tigers, and even birds of prey. Currently, they display Shaolin - a beautiful Florida panther, two black leopards, as well as two stunning wolves.

"Swamp" Yard Island

You and your family can interact and feed many of the animals at this exhibit. The "Swamp" Yard features three tremendous pot-bellied pigs that will eat just about anything! You can often find them rutting a hole in their pen and rolling in the mud. There are also Peaking ducks, including several new babies. These ducks enjoy their pool and spending time with one another.

Handsome and Peanut are the resident Iguanas. Many of these animals have been brought to South Florida over the last few years and are now one of the main invasive species in the area.

In addition to the bunnies, chickens and roosters that also inhabit this exhibit, there are 3 beautiful peacocks, Ed, Max and Penelope. They often make loud honking noises when they are looking for one another. These guys are very friendly so don't be alarmed if they waddle right up to you looking for a snack!

This tour is not available on Thanksgiving Day and Christmas Day.

Tour does not include hotel pickup or drop-off. Prices are per-boat for the number of persons indicated and include 15% gratuity.

Cancellation Policy

There are no refunds. All sales are final.

Change policy

If changes are allowed on a tour or activity, a $20.00 per reservation change fee will be applied for any change to a reservation. Please note that some tours and activities do not allow any changes. Date changes can only be made only if we can confirm availability on the new date. While we cannot guarantee any changes can be made, all change requests must be submitted a minimum of 24 hours prior to the tour departure and must be handled on an individual basis through our Reservations Center.

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