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“A must!If you like nature...” 5 of 5 stars
Review of Tours in the Glades

Tours in the Glades
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Owner description: We like to say that Everglades City may have the name but we have everything else! Located in Florida City just 10 miles from the main entrance of the Everglades National Park. Tours in the Glades offers Guided Everglades Tours of all kinds. Full Day Tours, Morning Tours, Afternoon Tours and Night Walks. Sightseeing, Paddling with canoes or kayaks. Wet Walks or "Slough Slogs" as the locals say in the Cypress Domes. Alligator Watching, Bird watching and more.We also offer canoe rentals and all the info for a self guided tour. The national park service chose the East Coast for the main entrance for its unique opportunity to see 9 eco-systems in one day. We have 7 canoe trails from marine estuaries in Florida Bay to old moonshiner trails in the red mangrove. 6 biking trails through the Rock Pineland, Dwarf Cypress and sloughs and coastal marsh prairies. Hiking trails and easy boardwalks, overlooks and paved trails make a great day for all types of adventurers!
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Florida City, Florida
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7 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
“A must!If you like nature...”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2013

We went as a family the kids loved it.We went with one the oldest companies that does the everglades tours we felt like we we're on a private tour with friends.The only bad thing is the mosquitos go equipped!

Visited July 2013
3 Thank jan r
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Fleming Island, Florida
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158 reviews
62 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 77 helpful votes
“Gators. Gators, Gators”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2013

If you want to see them we've got them and the "Glades" is the best place to spot the most of them. Take an airboat ride through the glades and you cannot miss them. There are any number of stopping places and rest areas, and gators farms. The variety of bird life is nothing short of amazing.

Visited August 2012
3 Thank Warren H
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Bet Haemek - Israel
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135 reviews
39 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2012

We went to the Everglades visitor center and had a tour into the Everglades.
The boat guide was excellent and very funny.
Got us wet on purpose!
Alliogators moving next to the boat.
Reasonable priced.

Visited October 2012
Thank rudie_11
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Redruth, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
“Something for everyone”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2012

From age 9 to age 69 there was something for everyone in our party - walking and tram tours, cycling, kayaking, and fantastic information about wildlife both animal and vegeatable

Visited March 2012
Thank Rachel N
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Fremont, California
2 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
“Can't get any better. Inspiring!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2012

I wanted to congratulate you guys for an awesome team and great work! I went to everglades in Jan. I know it is way too late for me to write this review, but honestly the trip hasn't faded from my mind yet. In fact I wish to come back again and stay in the hostel and go for more tours.

I also want to thank Jeremy who was our guide. He was so much fun to be with, with loads of enthusiasm and many stories to share. The tour group was like a big family with people from diverse backgrounds coming together with an open mind and having fun under the sun.

Hats off to you Jeremy and the entire everglades team!

Visited January 2012
2 Thank AlkaGrover
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