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Everglades National Park Boat Tours

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Address: 815 Oyster Bar Lane, SR 29, Everglades City, FL 34139
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A little expensive, but worth the time spent on the water.

Take the kids on this voyage and let them experience all the wildlife that is there. You will learn so much and the your children will be lost in wonder with all there is to... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 days ago
shawnmclane
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Atlanta, Georgia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

I had not realized that the Everglades National Park is best seen by water. That said, there were a wide variety of offerings on various edges of the park. We chose the Mangrove Wilderness Tour out of Everglades City because we only had time for one and we had been out snorkeling in the Keys. I preferred an up-close view... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Our guides pointed out fish....lots of dolphins...manatees....Tarpon. Different species of birds. Different areas on the islands. Camping info. Very informative! 10,000 Islands

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Atlanta, Georgia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Take the kids on this voyage and let them experience all the wildlife that is there. You will learn so much and the your children will be lost in wonder with all there is to see. Educational aspects abound from the boat operators and you can easily learn quite a few things in a short period of time.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This tour delivered all that was promised: a variety of birds, dolphins, manatees, and a pleasant ride with a knowledgeable crew. Very enjoyable!

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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

We went on both boat tours. It was comfortable and the guides were fine and knowledgeable. Didn't see that much in the mangroves. Lots of same birds u see everywhere. Saw dolphins feeding but to aggressive and we scared them away. Mosquito s were very bad and at the end shared but spray!!! The 1000 islands was nothing ex ceptional.... More 

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Bloomington
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Having visited many National Parks, we have acquired the upmost respect for the National Park rangers. However, at this center we had 2 unpleasant encounters with the same much older ranger. The first time I thought maybe: bad day. Today when I asked only for a map of camping spots, he looked at me and said, "I'm not planning your... More 

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Baltimore, Maryland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Expected to go on a convenient, relaxing boat ride, which it was, but we got much more. Got there early in the morning, and we were the only people on the boat, so the captain and mate tailored the experience for us. Learned a lot!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

For the first time touched Aligaror and Snakes in reality! The guy Luke who was doing the shows was amazing! Had loads of fun in the boat tour! Must visit!!!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We took both the 10,000 Islands tour (January 2017) and the Mangrove tour the following month. Not only were the boat rides enjoyable, but we also learned a great deal about the history and wildlife as well as saw a variety of animal inhabitants. The tour guides were very knowledgable. Between the two tours, we saw dolphins, several bird species,... More 

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Naples, Florida
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We thought this tour was going to be lead by a representative of the Everglades National Park. IT WAS NOT! This trip is a privately run tour, using the name of the Everglades National Park. We took the Mangrove tour with Captain Bill. He started our trip with a chip on his shoulder, he was verbally abusive and was only... More 

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