Everglades Nature and Eco
Eco-Adventure Tours from Miami-Dade Parks: These include eco-bike tours and Eco-Heritage Van Tours the venture into the Everglades and Big Cypress Swamp. Also canoe, kayak and snorkel tours closer to Miami. Tel. 305-755-7848. Website
Everglades Safari Park: Airboat rides & eco-adventure tours. This wildlife park specializes in alligator and wildlife nature shows but also private rides in small airboats, including a sunset tour through the glades. Located 15 miles west of the Florida Turnpike on the Tamiami Trail. Open daily 9-5. Tel. 305-226-6923. Website
at Sawgrass Park Recreation Area: Located on 17.5 acres in the Everglades, this facility offers a variety of tours:
airboat tours through the Glades, 18th century Seminole Indian village
replica, alligator and reptile exhibit, wildlife exhibit including a
Florida panther. Open daily 9-5 except Christmas holidays. On. Hwy.
27 west of Ft. Lauderdale. Tel. 954-389-0202. Website