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Address: 21940 Griffin Road, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33332
Phone Number: +1 954-434-8111
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours

Welcome to Everglades Holiday Park! Climb aboard one of our...

Welcome to Everglades Holiday Park! Climb aboard one of our state-of-the-art airboats for an unforgettable adventure in the Florida Everglades, then take in a live alligator presentation featuring the Gator Boys Alligator Rescue in our world famous Gator Pit! With miles of wetlands before you, you'll journey deep into the Everglades, zipping across the river of grass at top speeds, an expert tour guide leading the way.Lock eyes with an American alligator and snap amazing pictures as you come face-to-face with some of the Everglades most unusual and exciting animals. Airboat tours at Everglades Holiday Park are an hour long, and that's plenty of time to meet and greet with some of the area's most exotic and unforgettable wildlife. Our captains are more than skilled, they're true "Gladesmen" intimately familiar with the area and prepared to take you where you need to be to experience the sights and sounds you'll treasure forever.

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Not really what we expected but o. K.

We went there because of the TripAdvisor rating. To start with the positive, the trip was well organised and there were due to sufficient capacities no queues. The 60 minute trip... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 days ago
Gutersloh, Germany
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Gutersloh, Germany
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

We went there because of the TripAdvisor rating. To start with the positive, the trip was well organised and there were due to sufficient capacities no queues. The 60 minute trip takes you through an open swamp area and was rather commercial / volume oriented. The boats can take 30 people or more. If you expect a more individual tour... More 

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Lymington, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

On arrival it doesn't look very picturesque but it's quite a nice place to spend a few hours there. Boat ride which is about an hour is pricey and there is little else to do apart from walking and fishing. Fishing was fun with a spinning rod and there are lots of Bass and African Browns. A fresh water license... More 

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Bethany Beach, Delaware
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Everglades airboat ride was fantastic. Moved fast through the water then stopped right beside alligators and birds. The alligators swam right up to the boat. There is a show with alligators that was informative. The four year old with us held a boa and a baby alligator. Would recommend this for all ages.

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Cancun, Mexico
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We was trying to have a nice air boat ride with the alligator sightings and so on. We were not the "first time" tourist so we expected something else. Ride was too short at sllep pace and the only sight we had looked like an "animatronic" fron Disneyworld. Very disapointing but maybe you can get a better deal somewhere else.

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Los Angeles, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I kind of didn't want to visit the park. You know, just in case I fall in the water. Well, there was no fear of that if you follow the instructions of your tour guide/driver. This park which I think is operated by the National Park Service is about 45 min away from Ft Lauderdale city center. The air boat... More 

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Mundelein, Illinois
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Well organized. Great up-close views of alligators. Covered boats good to avoid sun/rain. Cool show afterwards too.

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

If you are looking for something different to do it is A fun way to spend the afternoon. It is like a different world - just a 10 miles or so east is the beach - it seems like night and day. I have never taken the airboat ride but it looks fun - NATURE

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Roeland Park, Kansas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I went on the VIP tour. They picked us up from our hotel in a comfortable van. I don't know which I liked better, the air boat or the show! Our guide on the air boat was so great! He knew exactly where to go to find the gators! We saw 4, and one of them even followed us for... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Perfect for families with many ages. We learned about and saw alligators, various birds, and different types of flora. The airboats are cool and provide a nice way to see things in their natural habitat. Plenty of time for photos and observation. Alligator show afterwards was entertaining and educational. We had some nervous family members who ended up completely at... More 

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Grove City, Minnesota
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Since I live in Florida whenever we have visitors we take them to different places. This was about a 1 hour ride which is fairly long as far as that goes. Our captain was great and knowledgeable and we did see 5 alligators which is always cool! We were there about noon and plenty of gators to be seen. The... More 

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