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Gatorama

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US Highway 27, Palmdale, FL
+1 863-675-0623
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Very enjoyable

Had a great visit. Enjoyed seeing the animals which includes more than just gators. Well worth... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Andrew W
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Gatorama ... fun for kids and adults!

Gatorama is located on Hwy 27 South, in between Okeechobee and Lake Placid, in the middle of... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Deb E
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Gatorama is a Florida 'must do'. A long standing family attraction complete with Alligators, Crocodiles, Monkeys, Bobcats, Raccoons, Peacocks, Ducks, Geese, Pythons and more! Try your hand at our 18+ Guest Feeding Experience "Fast Hands or No Hands" where you become the star of the show! Not ready to brave the big crocs? Sit back and enjoy one of two Big Gator Feeding Shows by our trained zookeepers. (FREE WITH ADMISSION) Feeling brave? For a small fee, you can jump on into Uncle Waders Catch A Gator Pond, or try your hand at Gator Wranglin'. Paleontologists in the group will want to try out our Big Gator Fossil Dig where they dig up real bones and are challenged to identify them. These make for FANTASTIC photo opportunities, so don't forget those cameras. Prefer a lazy afternoon? We have an extensive boardwalk, games and plenty of space in our Swoopy Palm Trail to relax and take in the sounds of nature. A taste of Real Florida is waiting for you at Gatorama!
  • Excellent67%
  • Very good25%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“baby gators” (16 reviews)
“gator meat” (9 reviews)
“gift shop” (21 reviews)
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US Highway 27, Palmdale, FL
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had a great visit. Enjoyed seeing the animals which includes more than just gators. Well worth the cost of admission

Thank Andrew W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Gatorama is located on Hwy 27 South, in between Okeechobee and Lake Placid, in the middle of nowhere. It's awesome! It's a roadside stop meant to entertain you and make you smile, laugh and have some good old fashioned fun. Great entertainment for both kids...More

Thank Deb E
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I had a awsome time i got to hold the snake it was so awesome Hilda and rhe staff members where awsome they knew so much and love the animles we Will be back

Thank brunomommy2019
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I went on a day of unplanned vacation adventures and came across Gatorama. We ended up being the only ones on the afternoon tour with another couple and it was amazing. This was exactly what we were looking for the whole vacation....More

Thank jgudeman
Reviewed 12 December 2017

Went on December 5th on our family vacation to Florida. The staff was very friendly, and the workers were very knowledgeable. I highly recommend this great place, as it will greatly enhance your trip!

Thank Michael F
Reviewed 4 December 2017

Took our grandson not really expecting much and we found ourselves more intriqued than expected, had a really great time. Our grandson had a chance to hold a couple of the Gators and he had a really great time.

Thank Carolyn L
Reviewed 4 September 2017 via mobile

Great time at the hatching. They are well organized and have alot of alligators and crocodiles to see. This was our first time and we will be back again. Hopefully next hatching season with the grandkids

Thank Sam B
Reviewed 2 September 2017 via mobile

It was much better than I anticipated. The staff was very inviting and polite. Hatching an alligator was one of the coolest things I have ever done. The owners seem to really care about conservationslism and live it. I would recommend to get there at...More

Thank schmeckle33
Reviewed 21 June 2017 via mobile

We moved out of state and our youngest has never been to Gatorama. He didn't know what an experience it would be. We paid a little extra to wade with the gators and to pose with a big gator. Worth it!!! Do not regret missing...More

Thank Momabrock
Reviewed 12 May 2017

My family and I (myself, my husband, and three children ages 5-10) went feeling a bit skeptical about this place-- hoping for the best but not knowing exactly what to expect. This experience exceeded our hopes. Absolutely fascinating, wonderful guide, cool little petting zoo, and...More

Thank abigailsarah86
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Linda B
6 February 2016|
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Response from Randy K | Reviewed this property |
I don't think they have wheelchairs available, but it is wheelchair friendly. it's a great place but they are a small operation.
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Boyd N
19 September 2015|
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Response from PattyinPalmdale | Property representative |
General Admission is $14.95. Children under 60 inches are $8.95 and under 36 inches are free.
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Boyd N
19 September 2015|
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Response from Christina H | Reviewed this property |
When we were there, it actually had to do with height, not age. If you're over 48", you're charged as an adult. If you're under 48", you're charged as a child. That is unless you're an adult under 48", then you still get... More
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