Feel the excitement and learn the history of one of Floridas most remarkable treasures the Everglades. Renew your spirit as you glide through the river of grass at speeds of up to 40 mph, and get up close and personal with the native and endangered wildlife from this fragile environment. Youll start your adventure with a 30 minute guided tour with one of our experienced and knowledgeable captains. In our Reptile exhibit, take a walk on the wild side, back in time with an original dinosaur, the Florida Alligator. Be sure to bring your camera so you can capture the excitement of cradling one of these majestic creatures with our Hold a Baby Alligator experience. Your visit will also include a visit to our Exotic Wildlife exhibit where playful critters like the Florida panther, leopards, and birds of prey abound and amaze you as you get up close and personal. Also, while you are at Sawgrass, please dont miss our Swampyard Island! You and your family can interact and even feed many of our animals in this exhibit.
For a thrilling, exclusive adventure, try one of our Private airboat tours. Glide over the sawgrass and cattails in a tailor-sized boat with tiered seating, giving you a whole new perspective of this unique environment. You and your family will enjoy a one-on-one personal experience with one of our Captains, letting your spirit soar while searching for the chance to glimpse the native and often endangered wildlife. We offer many options to customize your trip to fulfill your wishes. After your tour, you can explore our Animal exhibits where you can hold an alligator and see a Florida Panther.
Take a walk, or an airboat, on the wild side! Our gator nights tour is a once in a lifetime experience where you can enjoy a 1 hour join-in airboat adventure deep into the swamp as your Captain uses their spot light to search for the glow of the alligators eyes and other creatures of the Everglades. These tours are held every Wednesday and Saturday night. Be sure to reserve your spot today!
Annual Membership includes unlimited Daytime General Admission Airboat Adventures from the date of your first visit. Also includes admission to our Exhibit areas as well. Other benefits include 10% off Private Airboat Adventures, Nighttime Adventures and Gator Emporium Gift Shop purchases. Infants under 3 are free of charge.
For all the thrill seekers out there, the Red Eye tour is an exclusive, exciting adventure, just for you! Youll board one of our smaller, custom sized airboats with tiered seating where just your family and one of our knowledgeable Captains will set out at night in search for the red glow from the eyes of the alligators. You may choose a 1 hour ride, or if youre really feeling adventurous, you can select one of our extended tours for a chance to catch a glimpse of even more of this incredible ecosystem.