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Tour the Glades - Private Wildlife Tours

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Address: 32016 Tamiami Trail East, Everglades City, FL 34139
Phone Number: +1 239-260-4577
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Description: Tour The Glades specializes in low impact, PRIVATE eco-tours in the...
Tour The Glades specializes in low impact, PRIVATE eco-tours in the Everglades & 10,000 Islands. We offer guided kayak and hiking trips, motorboat tours as well as overnight camping. All our tours are led by Native Naturalist Guides that can assist with everything you'll need during your visit. We are priced the same as the "group tour" companies but only do Private Tours. Quality instead of quantity is our goal. This approach is better for the environment and the absolute best way to explore the Everglades....just you and your own personal guide.
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Week of July 4th

Todd was an excellent guide for our family of 6. Todd LOVES what he does and it shows. I found him using TA and it was the right choice. We went on a Pontoon boat and got to... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed August 3, 2015
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monroe, new jersey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2015 NEW

Todd was an excellent guide for our family of 6. Todd LOVES what he does and it shows. I found him using TA and it was the right choice. We went on a Pontoon boat and got to explore a few islands and saw dolphins playing in the back of our boat and manatees. We had a great time!

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Portland, Oregon
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2015 NEW

Tod was a great guide for me, my sweetheart and our 13 year old son. The 615 am tour was fantastic! So many birds & gators - Tod had so much info. on the area, the wildlife & ecology. It was really the very best tour we could have imagined. Fantastic!

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The Villages, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2015 NEW

After reading several very positive reviews, and not wanting to do just another airboat tour of the Everglades, I booked a tour for my friend and adult daughter with Tod and his boat captain in the 10,000 Islands. What a wonderful afternoon exploring Fakahachee Island, Panther Key, Lulu Key, and a rookery full of nesting birds. Our boat was followed... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2015

We (2 adults and our 3 year old daughter Sheena) booked a 4 hour kayak tour with Tod, based on a personal recommendation we got from friends who have done trips with him before. As our friends have been full of praise, we have had very high expectations - which Tod managed to surpass. The tour was very informative and... More 

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Helotes, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2015

My family went on a wonderful Kayak tour on July 15th. Tod was the perfect guide for our trip which included two sets of grandparents, three boys ages 7, 9, and 17, my son, and my daughter in law. None of us were very experienced kayakers, but we all had a fabulous time! We hoped to see alligators which we... More 

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Atlanta, Georgia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2015

Tod was very accommodating about going kayaking before dawn and was a wealth of knowledge about the area. Very tailored to what I wanted to do and no pressure at all on time. The next time I go to the Everglades I will definitely be going with him again.

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Neuchatel, Switzerland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2015

We had a wonderful experience! Highly recommend Tod as your guide for a tour in the Everglades. He is very professional and totally knowledgeable about the area, its fauna, flora and history. We went on a kayak trip in the morning, saw some large alligators, beautiful birds, even an osprey. We saw fish jumping, went through fabulous mangrove tunnels and... More 

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Seattle, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2015

The tour was great. Tod the guide and company owner was amazing and very professional. We met him and followed him by car to where we put the kayaks in the water. Before we started off on the kayak tour he went over some safety items and what we'd see and experience. He also let us know what we may... More 

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Mason, Ohio
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2015

Tod's knowledge and love of the nature and history of the Everglades and 10 Thousand Islands made it a very special experience, without a doubt the best of our week long vacation in the area. Highly recommended.

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2015

This was an incredible experience! I would recommend for everyone. We went on the morning trip and it was perfect. We can't wait to go on one of the other trips.

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Address: 32016 Tamiami Trail East, Everglades City, FL 34139
Phone Number: +1 239-260-4577
Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Everglades City

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