Cast off on this unique and exciting group nighttime airboat tour of the Florida Everglades and experience the mystery of this singular subtropical ecosystem at night. Be on the lookout for the glowing red eyes of the American alligator, listen for the calls and rustlings of the Everglades's nocturnal wildlife, and move through the swamp under the cover of darkness, all from the safety and comfort of your private airboat.
Your tour begins before sunset deep in the heart of the Florida Everglades at the Sawgrass Recreational Park, conveniently located 30 minutes outside of Fort Lauderdale. Once the sun has set, you'll meet your knowledgeable and experienced captain as you climb aboard your airboat for a nocturnal tour of this mysterious natural environment. Go deep into the sawgrass and cattails of the Everglades, where you'll find all manner of exotic wildlife waiting to be encountered. Your airboat captain will guide you through this incredible wilderness, You'll learn about the native Seminole tribes that inhabited this area, as well as the panthers, gators, and snakes who shared the rivers and swamps with them. The Everglades come alive in the darkness as its predators set out on the hunt. See firsthand the exotic world that wakes up once the sun goes down.
The nighttime airboat tour is 60 minutes long, Be sure to bring your camera and your night vision, and to dress comfortably, including rubber soled shoes. Offered every Wednesday and Saturday at 8:30 p.m.