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Small-Group Tour: Everglades Adventure Day Trip from Ft Lauderdale

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You'll start at
Flamingo Gardens
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  • 1
    Big Cypress National Preserve
    Stop: 20 minutes -
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    Pass by Everglades Day Safari
  • 2
    Everglades National Park
    Stop: 60 minutes -
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  • 3
    Smallwood Store
    Stop: 15 minutes -
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You'll return to the starting point
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Flamingo Gardens, 3750 S Flamingo Rd, Davie, FL 33330, USA

    Traveler pickup is offered
    If your hotel is not listed, you may choose the Sonesta Hotel (999 North Fort Lauderdale Beach Blvd, Fort Lauderdale) which allows $15 valet parking or cab/Uber/Lyft drop off or you may park for free at Flamingo Gardens Botanical Gardens (3750 South Flamingo Road, Davie)
    Departure Time
    7:45 AM
    Duration
    9h 30m
    Return Details
    Returns to original departure point
    Inclusions
    • Transport by air-conditioned 13-passenger van
    • Pickup and drop-off from select locations (limited to hotel locations listed only)
    • Expert naturalist or biologist guide
    • 40-minute airboat ride
    • 1-hour boat cruise
    • Narrated van tour
    • Lunch
    Exclusions
    • Gratuities
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Minimum age is 5 years old
    • Hat, sunscreen and sunglasses are recommended
    • Please note: if your hotel is not on the list provided your pickup will be at the Flamingo Gardens, 3750 South Flamingo Road, Davie, FL 33330. If you are staying near one of the pickup locations please call the provider to make arrangements.
    • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
    • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    If you want a taste of the Everglades this is the trip for you. We were picked up at our hotel at 7:30 in the morning and dropped off at 5:30pm. The host apologized that it was a full tour (we had 13 in our party... it was not crowded). We went on two walking tours, neither
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    After a week long cruise in the Carribean we extended our holiday from England by two days to see the Everglades. The full day trip we chose did not disappoint; it was very enjoyable and informative. We will recommend it to our friends. Many thanks Julio.
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    Response from Pete C, Owner at Small-Group Tour: Everglades Adventure Day Trip from Ft Lauderdale
    Responded 4 weeks ago
    Fantastic! Stay another day and enjoy the vast wilderness of the Everglades. Thank you for doing so and thank you for your kinds words for Julio and the tour!
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    After the airboat ride, I thought I could go home happy - but the day just got better and better. Julio was a great guide, very knowledgeable and helpful. We saw lots of wildlife, including gators, dolphins and lots of birds (including a couple of life birds!), and thoroughly
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    Response from Pete C, Owner at Small-Group Tour: Everglades Adventure Day Trip from Ft Lauderdale
    Responded 4 weeks ago
    I truly appreciate your sentiments. The guide makes the difference and we have the best guides. I'm so happy you enjoyed your tour with Julio.
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    A most enjoyable and interesting day's outing. i must compliment Julio the guide. He made a small group of strangers interact with each other so well. Apart from that his knowledge which he imparted was really useful. Thanks Julio. Much appreciated.
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    Response from Pete C, Owner at Small-Group Tour: Everglades Adventure Day Trip from Ft Lauderdale
    Responded 4 weeks ago
    Thank you for your feedback and excellent review! I'm glad you enjoyed Julio's expert guidance.
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    So, this was a decent tour - good activities, serene nature sights, interesting fellow travelers. Our tour guide, Mark, was a nice, friendly and earnest guide...but, perhaps a bit too earnest and trying too too hard to keep us informed. He wouldn’t stop talking from the point we
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    Response from Pete C, Owner at Small-Group Tour: Everglades Adventure Day Trip from Ft Lauderdale
    Responded 4 weeks ago
    What sets our tour apart from any other Everglades tour is that we have engaged, educated biologists and naturalists that conduct the tours. There are seven of us that conduct the tours and we are family. We love what we do and we have a lot to say about the natural and cultural history of the Everglades. Anyone can drive themselves to the Everglades but to have a guide informing you about what you are seeing and experiencing elevates the adventure. Marc is an amazing guide and one of the funniest people I know. To have a guide that is so well-versed in knowledge of the Everglades and to have the wit to amuse regarding any subject Everglades related is a true luxury. Bad jokes are not in his repertoire, but I suppose humor is subjective. I can accept criticism when it's warranted but I must admit this assessment seems pointendly hurtful. Thank you for your feedback. I stand by Marc.
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    About the operator
    By: Everglades Day Safari
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    Robert9219
    London, United Kingdom
    21
    Very Enjoyable Trip
    Despite taking this trip on the coldest Florida day for ages we had a thoroughly good time. Our driver/guide Marc
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    DL G
    Canton, Ohio
    1813
    Everglades Day Safari
    We had a great day. Everything went as advertised. Our Guide, Juilio,was very polite, accommodating and
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    kjc2050
    Wake Forest, North Carolina
    52
    Great Experience!!
    Our guide Julio was terrific: very knowledgeable, accommodating and good natured. We saw countless gators and
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    OldTravelWarrior
    Salt Lake City, Utah
    203
    Refreshing
    If you want a taste of the Everglades this is the trip for you. We were picked up at our hotel at 7:30 in the
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    Roam09913465383
    10
    All Day EcoSafari
    Great trip, great guide, we’ll worth the money! Julio our guide was awesome. We saw all kinds of birds, manatees,
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    japnrap
    Moss Point, Mississippi
    306
    Everglades tour
    We were picked up on time had a, very informative ride to the airboat launch site and the airboat ride was very
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    Destination74892
    Milwaukee, Wisconsin
    10
    Great way to see Wildlife
    Great trip and good value. Everglades area is really several different parks. This trip takes the whole day but
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    Steven W
    Beaverton, United States
    71
    Great trip!
    Marc was a fountain of information! The can was very comfortable, the stops were great. We saw lots of
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    Jacki S
    Hamburg, New Jersey
    30
    MUST DO!!!
    Last week was the third time we have taken the all day Everglades Safari tour. It is never the same due to
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    jfcosmi
    Clinton Township, Michigan
    10
    Saw it all
    Very friendly and knowledgeable tour operators. All sorts of wildlife from alligators to wood storms. A birders
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    Chuck and Lana B
    10
    Great experience
    Awesome educational experience. Our tour guide Marc was very knowledgeable. He made our trip so enjoyable.
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    SilverSpringer
    Ocean Pines, Maryland
    155109
    Fabulous multi-activity tour of the Everglades
    We actually began our tour in Weston with a pickup from our resort and on the drive to Everglades National Park
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    NancyHoganStone
    Hurricane, West Virginia, United States
    20
    Everglades
    We went on a full day Everglades tour with Zak as our guide. We had the most wonderful day traveling from Ft
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    PianoManandMe
    Cortez, Colorado
    307
    Fascinating, Fun, Full Tour
    230 miles round trip in 8 hours was packed with all we were looking for to introduce us to the Everglades, swamps
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    anitanesthus
    10
    Wonderful, comfortable tour with super information from our skilled, charming and experienced guide Mark
    The tour was really worth the money in every aspect. Uur original plan was to rent a car and go to the Everglades
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