Feel the excitement and learn the history of Florida's most remarkable treasure--the Everglades. As one of the rare subtropical ecosystems, the Everglades holds spectacular mysteries. Renew your spirit as you glide across miles of river at speeds up to 35 mph, and get up close to native wildlife, many of whom are endangered in this fragile environment.
- Thrilling 30 Minute Airboat Eco Tour
- Alligator and Reptile Exhibit
- Swamp Yard Exhibit
- Exotic Wildlife Exhibit
- Narrated by professional tour guides
Come visit Sawgrass Recreation Park. This professional, clean, family-owned South Florida attraction offers nothing but the best in customer satisfaction. A recent half-million dollar renovation now offers more powerful airboats and a wider variety of animal exhibits.
Start your adventure with a 30 minute airboat tour of the Florida Everglades. Your tour will be guided by an experienced captain who has received extensive training. During the tour, you'll listen to tales of how the Seminole Indians and panthers once coexisted in this lush wilderness. Also, you'll catch a glimpse of endangered wildlife as you skim across the glassy water. On this tour, you will feel your spirit soar as you view nature at its finest.
. 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 the friendly turtles and iguanas, you can learn about Cannibal, the 1000 pound alligator! The 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 of you cradling one of these majestic animals with our "Hold a Baby Alligator" experience.
Your adventure will include a visit to our Exotic Wildlife exhibit. Predators Unlimited is a separate organization that brings a variety of animals to the park each day to visit. They strive to educate and enlighten the public about endangered species like the Florida Panther. Playful critters abound and amaze as you get up close with many different animals that often include panthers, tigers, and even birds of prey. The handlers are passionate about the care of these gentle animals and are happy to answer any questions.
While you are at Sawgrass please don't miss "Swamp"yard Island! You and your family can interact and feed many of the animals at this exhibit. Featuring parrots, quakers, ducks, chickens, and pot-bellied pigs!
Get your eTickets today for the 30 Minute Airboat Eco Tour and Animal Exhibit. This once in a lifetime adventure will definitely create lasting memories!