Airboat Tour and Exhibit Pass for Two or a Gator Tour for Two from Sawgrass Recreation Park in Weston (Up to 51% Off)

Fort Lauderdale

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$41 51% $21
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In a Nutshell

Day or nighttime tour takes guests through the Everglades on an airboat; three wildlife exhibits showcase gators, panthers, and leopards

The Fine Print

Promotional value expires Oct 30, 2013. Amount paid never expires. Limit 1 per person, may buy 5 additional as gifts. Valid only for option purchased. Reservation required for Gator Nights option. Tours subject to weather conditions, call to ensure tours are running. Merchant is solely responsible to purchasers for the care and quality of the advertised goods and services.

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Choose Between Two Options

$20 for an airboat tour and wildlife-exhibit package for two (a $41 value)

  • 30-minute, daytime airboat tour of the Everglades for two, including protective ear plugs (a $19.50 value/person)
  • Two passes to all three wildlife-exhibit areas

  • Kids under the age of four ride for free

$40 for the Gator Nights tour for two (up to an $80 value)

  • One-hour, nighttime tour of the Everglades for two, including protective ear plugs
  • Held at 8:30 p.m. on Wednesdays and Saturdays
  • Kids under the age of four ride for free

Sawgrass Recreation Park

Laced with the sounds of water churned by unseen forces, the thick air that hangs above the Everglades whispers the rhythms of gator country. The murky water—obscured further by curtains of cattails and floating lily pads—defies human incursion, its protective spells demystified only by the airboat captains of Sawgrass Recreation Park, who gamely shuttle laypersons through the swamp in tours by day and night. While gliding across the shallows at speeds of up to 35 miles per hour, guides halt the propellers of their enormous fans to point out wildlife—which include alligators and various waterfowl—and impart nuggets of history from the days when the Seminole and panther once shared their claim over the terrain. As a part of a conservationist group's effort to educate the public about ongoing rescue efforts in the Everglades, the exotic-wildlife exhibit brings guests face to face with the swamp's most majestic rarities, including black leopards and Florida panthers. In the park's reptile exhibit, dozens of scaly creatures count among them a 1,000-pound alligator named Cannibal, and guests can cradle prehistoric cuties in the Hold a Baby Alligator experience. The Glades Exhibit animals exhibit encourages guests to meet or catch a glimpse of tortoises, a water monitor, pigs and iguanas, letting guests establish a deeper bond with the denizens of the swamp.

Customer Reviews

Awesome time!
Zaida · November 25, 2013
It was something different. As a Florida resident we take for granted seeing our wildlife. It was very fun and educational. If you can afford it DO IT !
Elizabeth D. · November 11, 2013
Had a good time, it was a nice outing.
Amauri L. · October 28, 2013

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