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Tour the Glades - Private Wildlife Tours

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Address: 104 Buckner Ave South, Everglades City, FL 34141
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+1 239-260-4577
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07:00 - 21:00
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Sun - Sat 07:00 - 21:00
Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
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Tour The Glades is the Only exclusively Private tour operator in the...

Tour The Glades is the Only exclusively Private tour operator in the Everglades! Quality instead of quantity is our goal...which means our guests receive 100% of our attention. We can only do one (maybe two) trips per day which makes each one very special. This approach is better for the environment and hands down the best way to explore the Everglades....just you and your own personal guide.

We provide tours year round and all excursions are led by Native Naturalist Guides that provide EVERYTHING you'll need. Fresh seasonal fruit, cold bottled water and all the necessities are included. You won't need to purchase any additional items because we've thought of everything! We are priced the same as the group tour companies but only do Private Tours because Private is Best. You are our #1 priority.

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Perfect day on water!

We tried booking through another company but the person on the phone was not that helpful with questions regarding pro and cons of their different tours and different times of the... read more

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

We tried booking through another company but the person on the phone was not that helpful with questions regarding pro and cons of their different tours and different times of the day. I emailed this company and they were able to accomodate our individual needs. Tour guide Logan was very knowledgable and friendly. The tour was a good balance of... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Good family fun! Logan was a great guide. Our family of 4 enjoyed the laid back nature of the tour. The route we took included kayaking through protected mangrove tunnels and open lagoons. We hope to book with them again for a different tour (that's the best part - the way they will personalize the experience for you!)

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The tour and the service were excellent. Tour guide was very knowledgeable and interested in sharing that information. A very enjoyable experience!

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Thank Jamie W
Naples, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We didn't know what to expect on our Everglade kayaking tour. I can try to explain it to you, but I can't understand it for you... you have to experience it for yourself. Logan was a fantastic tour guide. Loves his work and living his passion. We chose the sunset tour and it was worth it. Bring cameras (multiple lenses... More 

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Stockholm, Sweden
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We took a 3 hour trip in the 10.000 islands. Really enjoyable. The highlight was probably the dolphins chasing our boat. The sunset was also brilliant.

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Thank campbellpeacock
Halle (Saale), Germany
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

We booked our Everglade kayaking trip in the tour the glades office in Everglades City. Tod gave us some information about the tour and organized everything. He even showed us some good spots on the map where we could see some Manatees close to our hotel before the start of our trip. Afterwards our fantastic guide Josh met us at... More 

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Thank LeoDi20
Munich, Germany
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

A few fascinating hours I was able to spent paddling in the national park with Josh, who is such a knowledgeable and interesting tour guide - we saw quite a lot of wildlife and Josh really knows them all. I really enjoyed the private tour aspect to it, nice and tranquille. Thanks so much!

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Thank Picksy2
Maple Shade, New Jersey
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I would definitely recommend these tours to anyone who would really like to see the area without the touristy feel. We spent 4 hours with Tod in the morning, and he was very knowledgeable about every little detail of the hike, and another 4 hours with Logan in the afternoon who took us out for a kayak tour. It really... More 

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Asheville, North Carolina
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We had the best day of a three week vacation here! In the morning, we started with a boat tour,. My wife and I were the only people on the boat. We saw several dolphins, lots of osprey and pelicans. Our guide actually lived on one of the 10,000 islands so his knowledge of the area was unsurpassed. We stopped... More 

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Thank 821blaineg
Middlebury, Connecticut
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Outstanding tour of the Glades by Josh. At first my wife was apprehensive about doing a kayak tour in the Everglades, but now she wants to go back for more. Josh was very knowledgeable and showed us many things that we would have missed. I have been keeping a bird life list for 40 years and Josh pointed out a... More 

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