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Go deep into the Everglades on an exciting airboat tour with a local guide.

Bus Ride, Airboat Tour, Alligator Show, Exhibits, & Park included in one ticket.

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Availability: Every day at 8am

Duration: 8 hours


Your tour includes:

• Fort Lauderdale round trip transportation

• Bus ride to Everglades National Park, with music & narration

• Safari Park admission (a $28 value!)

• 30-minute airboat tour by local guide

• Alligator and wildlife show

• Jungle trail, observation platform, snack bar, exhibits

• Souvenir map (a $5 value!)

• Free bottled water all day

• Sunscreen & mosquito repellent

• 50% off mojitos

• Express bus to Fort Lauderdale


Sites seen: Bayside Market, Everglades National Park


What happens after I book?

You will immediately receive an email with your tickets, along with driving directions and parking information.

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About the tour

Local airboat guides take you into the wetlands, speeding through waterways and stopping to point out the wildlife. You may see alligators, turtles, and exotic birds as you explore the sawgrass marsh. This family-friendly tour is perfect for those seeking a little adventure on their vacation; high speeds and tight turns combine the rush of an amusement park ride with the thrill of a safari. After the airboat tour, you'll watch a wildlife show, where you can meet and greet and exotic species – from gators and snakes to raccoons and panthers. This family-friendly adventure blends education, beauty, and safe thrills, earning glowing reviews from guests.

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Tour schedule


Departs
Every day

Departure Points
Centrally located Fort Lauderdale hotels
OR
Bubba Gump restaurant in Downtown Miami

Departure Time
8am

Hotel pick-ups start at 645am.

Duration
10.5 hours (Approximately)

Return Details
Return to your pick-up point at approximately 6:15pm.

Itinerary -Everglades Adventure
TimeEventDetails
6:45 AM - 8:00 AMFort Lauderdale pick-upsTBA
10:45 AM Tour startsBayside Market
11:30 AMArrive at the ParkSee guide for details
11:45 AM Airboat Ride30 minutes
12:30 PM Wildlife Show 30 minutes
1:00 PMFree time 15 minutes
1:15 PM Drive to Miami 45 minutes
2:00 PM Bayside Market free time15 minutes
5:15 PM - 7:15 PM Drive to Fort LauderdaleTBA

Frequently asked questions


Are reservations necessary?
Yes, the tour sells out. The driver will not allow passengers on the bus without a reservation, and the bus will not stop at a pick-up location unless it is on the schedule.

How do I buy tickets?
Book online at MiamiTourCompany.com, or call us at (305) 260-6855. After booking, you will immediately receive an email confirmation containing your receipt and itinerary.

Can I pay in cash on the bus?
Cash is not accepted. You must purchase tickets in advance with a credit or debit card. Many of our tours are popular and sell out early. By booking in advance, you are guaranteed a spot.

Will you pick me up in Fort Lauderdale?
Yes. We offer courtesy pick-up and drop-off service from most hotels in Fort Lauderdale. Pick-ups start at 7:30 AM and end at 10:00 AM. For the exact time, see the pick-up location list.

Is it cheaper to go to Miami and start the tour?
Yes. If you select pick-up in Miami or Miami Beach, you save about $35 per person. See Miami tour prices

Where can I park my car in Miami?
There is a parking garage at the entrance to Bayside Marketplace, next to the American flags. The parking garage is located directly across the street from the Main Pick-up Location at the Holiday Inn Hotel. An early bird parking special is available — if you arrive before 10:00 AM — you can park until 6:00 PM for $5. Parking meters can also be found on the street.

Is it necessary to print my receipt?
No, a printed receipt is not required. The driver will have your name and be expecting you.

What if I don't receive the email confirmation with my receipt?
If you don't see the email confirmation in your Inbox, check your Spam or Junk Mail folder. You should also try performing a search in your email account for the phrase: Miami Tour Company. If you still can't find the email, contact us and we will resend the confirmation.

Can I come to your office?
No, our office is not open to the public. Our aim is to give you the best possible prices. We don't have an expensive office, so we can pass on these savings to you. However, we are available every day from 8:30 AM to 8:30 PM to discuss your vacation. To speak with us, call our Vacation Planners at (305) 260-6855! Or you can complete our email form and one of our representatives will contact you.

Can I reserve a tour with my hotel concierge?
Most likely, no. Space is limited, therefore, we have a limited amount of hotel partners. You can call us from your hotel, but your hotel may not make a reservation for you.

If I'm staying near Miami Airport, how do I take a tour?
From Airport hotels, it's easy to ride the city bus to our Main Pick-up Location -- take the "Route 7" Bus on NW 7th Street and get off at NE 3rd Street. Then, walk two blocks east to the Holiday Inn. Learn more

If I'm staying near Sunny Isles, how do I take a tour?
From Sunny Isles on Collins Avenue, take the "Route S" Bus (119) South to the 21st Street & Collins Avenue stop, the Miami Tour Company bus will pick you up from here at 9:35 AM. During the booking process, select: Bus Stop - 21st St & Collins Ave., from the "pick-up location" list.

Can I bring luggage on the bus?
Yes, but you must notify us that you wish to bring luggage at the time of booking. When booking online, mark any special requests in the "Comments" section of the booking form.

Will you pick us up at the cruise ship port?
No, we are unable to pick you up at the port. However, it is easy to take a taxi to our Main Pick-up Location, which is only 1 mile from the cruise ship terminal. Taxis are always available and the cost is less than $10.

Will you drop me off at the airport?
No, we are unable to drop you off at the airport. However, it is easy to take a taxi to the airport, from where the tour ends at Bayside Marketplace. Taxis are always available and the flat rate from Bayside to Miami Airport is $25.

How big is the bus?
The vehicle is a 40-passenger tour bus. There is no restroom on board.

Does the bus have air conditioning?
Yes, all Miami Tour Company buses have custom designed air conditioning systems. The AC systems are regularly maintained, so passengers stay cool and comfortable -- even in the heat of the Miami sun.

How much legroom is there in the bus?
We have reconfigured the seating on our Embassy Class coaches for just 40 passengers (with an average of 32 guests per tour) - creating 35% more legroom than on a typical tour bus. We also provide you with complimentary water and a tour map for your comfort.

How will I recognize the bus?
Our buses are white, with an orange logo on the side that says "Miami Tour Company."

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How long does it take to drive to the Everglades?
The drive takes about 40-minutes from Downtown Miami.

Is there a map of the Everglades tour showing the route?
Yes. Visit our Everglades Tour Map page to see the route. On the bus, you will receive an illustrated map with information about each place we visit, along with a Miami cheat sheet that contains helpful tips for visitors.

Do we get wet on the airboat ride?
You may feel a slight mist from the spray, but you will remain completely dry during the airboat ride.

Can infants take the airboat ride?
Yes. All ages are welcome, and infants under 3 years of age ride for free! And because the airboat engines are loud, we also provide noise canceling headphones for infants and children, and earplugs for adults.

When can I use the restroom?
Please use the restroom before you board the bus in the morning. Restrooms are also available in the Everglades and at Bayside Market.

Where can I eat during the tour?
Please eat a full breakfast before you board the bus in the morning. For guests meeting us at the Main Pick-up Location, there is a restaurant at the hotel serving breakfast. There is also a snack bar in the Everglades that sells hamburgers and sandwiches.

Can I eat on the bus?
Yes, you may bring food and beverages with you, but do not throw trash on the floor. Deposit trash in the waste basket on the bus. Don’t put chewing gum under the seat and treat our bus with care.

Do you provide free bottled water?
Yes, there is an ice chest on the bus with free bottled water for you. Feel free to help yourself.

Can I take pictures?
Of course! Photography is encouraged. Our vehicles have large panoramic windows that are perfect for sightseeing. As a matter of fact, we know vacation photos are so important to you that we produced a "How To" video with some helpful tips for getting good shots. Watch the video

Are there video screens inside the bus?
Yes, in our smaller buses only. Miami Tour Company is the first tour bus operator in the world to combine a forward-facing video camera, with a narrated tour. This means, when we're driving down the road, you can see a panoramic view on the video monitors of what’s coming up ahead.

What type of clothing should I wear?
We recommend wearing walking shoes, and bring along sunglasses and sunscreen.

Should I bring an umbrella?
Miami, Florida is the 8th rainiest city in the U.S. Having an umbrella on hand is always recommended, especially during the rainy season (July, August, and September). To ensure a stress-free day, read the pre-tour checklist.

What is your hurricane policy?
If a hurricane or tropical storm threatens to spoil your vacation, we promise to secure full refunds for customers with prepaid tours.

Will you take me back to my hotel after the tour?
Yes, we offer courtesy drop-off service to hotels in Miami Beach and Downtown Miami. Miami and Everglades single tours will return back to your hotel at approximately 2:45 PM. Combo tours will return back to your hotel at approximately 5:45 PM.

Do you offer group rates?
Yes, for parties of 6 or more. You can email us at info@miamitourcompany.com with the specifics of your group. If you prefer to speak with us now, pick up the phone and call (305) 260-6855.

What languages do you offer?
The Everglades Tour is narrated in English, Spanish, Portuguese, French, Italian, German, Russian, and Mandarin. The airboat ride is in English.

How does the tour work?
The English tour is a mix of live and pre-recorded commentary and music, broadcast from a high-performance sound system inside the bus. Headphones are available for passengers who are hard of hearing, or wish to hear the recorded tour in another language. For a more personal experience, you may bring your own headphones. We are the only tour company in Florida to offer this type of exceptional technology; the GPS system also promotes safer driving.

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