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Billie Swamp Safari

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30000 Gator Tail Trl, Clewiston, FL 33440-4303
+1 800-949-6101
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Took my wife and family for a wonderful trip . greatly enjoyed our time together and the tour... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
clifton, tn
via mobile
Wonderful experience !

We arrived at Billie Swamp Safari on a pooring rain day with the fear that all would most probably... read more

Reviewed 23 August 2017
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Billie Swamp Safari is located on the Big Cypress Seminole Indian Reservation. Swamp Buggy Eco-Tours and Airboat Rides depart daily through 2,200 acres of untamed Everglades with abundant native and exotic wildlife. Alligator wrestling call for show times. Enjoy a Snake Show, Wildlife Critter Show, Free viewing of reptile and animal exhibits. Free boardwalk nature trail and petting zoo. Full service Swamp Water Cafe opened daily 7am - 6pm. Stay overnight in an authentic Seminole Chickee on the water for two or dorm chickee for 8-12 guests. VIP Exclusive tours offered.
  • Excellent56%
  • Very good26%
  • Average8%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“buggy ride” (45 reviews)
“snake show” (57 reviews)
“water buffalo” (34 reviews)
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Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
30000 Gator Tail Trl, Clewiston, FL 33440-4303
+1 800-949-6101
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Took my wife and family for a wonderful trip . greatly enjoyed our time together and the tour guide Captain Tonya was extremely knowledgeabletake this trip if you got this Siri out you will not regret it

Thank chaplain1
Reviewed 23 August 2017

We arrived at Billie Swamp Safari on a pooring rain day with the fear that all would most probably be cancelled... We were warmly welcomed by Crystal who informed us that as long as it would be raining, activities would be stopped but that we...More

Thank Z412JMnicolasl
Reviewed 21 August 2017

We spent the day at Billie Swamp today and had a great time. We bought 2 day packages online and it was a really good deal for us as a family of 4! We loved the buggy and airboat rides especially. The critter and snake...More

Thank maisief769
Reviewed 21 August 2017

What A great experience the highlight of my trip was captain Tonya, she mad the buggie ride informative and fun. I will bring more friends on my next visit hope to see captain Tonya. Cheers to all the staff for such great dedication preserving nature....More

Thank philron2017
Reviewed 18 August 2017

We went for a ride on the swamp buggy today and captain Tanya was great!!! We've done the airboat before but the buggy really stood out. We saw zebras, water buffalos, ostriches, and many more animals. Tanya packed the trip with interesting facts and a...More

Thank Bill W
Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

What a fantastic place. Lots to do. All the attractions for one price. Airboat ride brilliant. Swap buggy a must. Taken around the everglades. Showing you the animals and birds up close. Then you have the shows. Close up and personal. A day to remember....More

Thank Philjeep
Reviewed 27 July 2017

This was my fourth time visiting Billie's Swamp Safari. It's a nice day trip and break from too much sun at the beach and completes the full south Florida experience. We did both the boat ride and buggy ride. Don't want to be a spoiler...More

2  Thank gatourist2017
Reviewed 21 July 2017 via mobile

So much fun! There was a storm on the way in. But, we waited till it past. Walked around. We had ponchos from our Disney adventures. The animals were fun to visit with. The staff were very friendly. We, pre-purchased the all day pass. For...More

1  Thank Sheila S
Reviewed 21 July 2017

Our family (6 of us) went for a day adventure at Big Cypress, Seminole reservation..What a fun educational day..the highlight was our swamp buggie ride with Tanya the guide. She was a refreshing and bubbly, full of information about the reservation and made the buggie...More

1  Thank Sandi T
Reviewed 15 July 2017

An unforgettable, awesome-MOST experience. Most specially the swamp buggie ride led by Captain Tanya or Tonya. She is very informative, sweet, beautiful and made the experience so much fun. I miss Marty the Zebra!

1  Thank themichellerivera28
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26 April 2017|
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Response from SeminoleTourism | Property representative |
Hello, the Swamp Buggy tours start at 11 am daily. Each tour begins on the hour and the last buggy leaves at 5pm. You are also able to take an twilight tour for night activities, this tour requires a reservation. All other... More
Kerry S
30 December 2016|
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Response from SeminoleTourism | Property representative |
Comfortable clothing, sunscreen, sunglasses and shoes that you can be active in would be best. That's right, be sure the hats will not fly off. Don't forget your camera!
30 August 2016|
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Response from SeminoleTourism | Property representative |
Hello, the airboat ride is $20 for 25-30 minutes. You will tour through a couple different Florida eco-systems including inside a cypress hammock which is absolutely beautiful. Right now there are birds in a rookery... More