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Everglades Safari Park

#13 of 229 Tours in Miami Features Animals
26700 South West 8th Street, Miami, FL
+1 305-226-6923
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If u are looking to see wild and free animals it s not the place to go. Crocodiles are in cages... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
alessia a
via mobile
Fun... sort of...

We waited for near 30 minutes in 90+ degree heat for our airboat ride to start, and the first thing... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
via mobile
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Visit the Florida Everglades' premier and most complete airboat attraction. Everglades Safari Park has a modern fleet of airboats of all sizes, capable of accommodating singles, couples, families, and large groups.Explore nature's River of Grass on an Eco-Adventure tour or on a small private airboat. Our experienced tour guides will describe you the wonders of this unique ecosystem and the native and exotic wildlife that inhabit it. All tours will include our world famous airboat rides, alligator wildlife show, and a walking trail filled with crocodilian exhibits.
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  • Average17%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“gator bites” (22 reviews)
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Hours Today: 10:00 - 17:00
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
26700 South West 8th Street, Miami, FL
+1 305-226-6923

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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

If u are looking to see wild and free animals it s not the place to go. Crocodiles are in cages, and dont seem very happy. The show is so sad. If u r an animals lovers just dont go there!

1  Thank alessia a
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We waited for near 30 minutes in 90+ degree heat for our airboat ride to start, and the first thing the guide said was "we probably won't see any wildlife today... it's just too hot for the animals!" And other than a single white stork...More

Thank WDSPonce
Reviewed 6 days ago

If I were to repeat an air boat ride, I would try another entity, the restaurant food, menu and service were mediocre , at best,

Thank katiekeen2015
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

The trip from Miami is somewhat long but was expecting to enjoy because of the feedbacks. The staff were organized but the lines were long due to the tourist season. The ride was kinda boring except for the nice view and the entertaining boat captain....More

Thank Gene P
Reviewed 1 week ago

Ever since I saw James Bond drive an airboat in Live and Let Die I've wanted to ride one. We have been to Florida many occasions but finally got round to heading down to the everglades, about 45 minutes out of Miami you can find...More

Thank Mark B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We booked a private tour early morning by phone few days before Welcoming was cool Our airboat captain / guide Raoul was fantastic Highly recommend the private tour if a small group with kids - boats are smaller, less noisy, and you can go faster...More

Thank Bld-1712
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had to wait about a 50 minutes in the heat to see if the boat ride was going to happen. You can pay your money, but if it storms, you lose your money unless you want to wait (who knows how long). We saw...More

Thank Rory B
Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited on 10 Aug 17 for a private air boat tour which was an hour long. This isn't the best time of year to see the gators in their natural habitat so we knew it might be a little slow on the viewing, however...More

Thank Becky2105
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I had a few hours to kill after getting off our cruise ship, so we thought an airboat ride would be fun. We found a Groupon for two for this place so we went for it. The ride was fun, the Everglades...More

Thank 150Christine
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

To experience a sample of the everglades, this is a good way to see the area in the event a longer experience is desired. There is a boat taking groups or if desired individuals out for 20-30 minute boat rides. If an individual boat ride...More

Thank JDSoui
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Questions & Answers
10 March 2017|
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Response from Mike-at-Everglades | Property representative |
Hello, The alligator nature show last between 15-20 minutes. We open at 9am and our first ride is usually around 9:15/9:30 See you soon
23 February 2017|
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Response from CINDY C | Reviewed this property |
I think an hour is enough time.
17 May 2016|
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Response from Katrina S | Reviewed this property |
It went fast, but not too scary. I always felt safe and a couple times when they whirled around it gave you that tickle in your stomach.