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Small Group Boating & Kayaking Guided Eco Tour in Everglades National Park

This very popular eco-adventure and combines the best of a boat tour, a kayak tour and a walking tour in a single great learning experience. Depending on the season, you can encounter manatees, dolphins, sea turtles, bald eagles, ospreys, herons, egrets, pelicans, roseate spoonbills and/or numerous species of fish and shore birds. A very comfortable transport boat will bring you deep into Everglades National Park with your Florida Master Naturalist guide. Once at the first destination, the tour slows down using very stable, comfortable kayaks to get you close to the flora and fauna. Imagine paddling next to a manatee or a dolphin! (No previous kayaking experience is required and there are single and two-person kayaks on every tour). Continue your interpretive experience with a walking tour on remote, pristine barrier island beach … a beach that is seldom visited by others.

per adult from

$192

AUD

Duration

3 hours 30 minutes

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Mobile ticket

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No tour options available.

  • What's included :
    • Professional guide
    • Kayak equipment and instruction
    • Boat ride
    • Professional naturalist guide
    • Guided nature hike
    What's excluded :
    • Hotel pickup and drop-off
    • Food and drinks
    • Gratuities
  • This is a typical itinerary for this product

    Stop At: Everglades Area Tours, 238 Mamie St, Everglades City, FL 34138

    Meet your ground and guide and begin your Everglade Experience. Each trip is led by an experienced Florida Master Naturalist who is certified by the National Park and licensed by the US Coast Guard.

    Duration: 30 minutes

    Stop At: Everglades National Park, 40001 State Road 9336, Florida City, FL 33034-6733

    Get the ultimate experience of the Florida Everglades on this fun, exciting eco-adventure by boat, kayak and foot! Your tour is led by an experienced naturalist who is certified by the national park and licensed by the US Coast Guard. Throughout your tour, your guide will teach you all about the history of the area, as well as the wildlife and diverse vegetation.

    Begin your tour with a boat ride through some of the most beautiful and remote areas of the Everglades National Park. Once you arrive at your destination, receive a brief safety instruction before getting into your kayak (no experience required) and exploring the area up close. Paddle your way to Barrier Island Beach, a remote beach seldom visited by others. Here, take a guided walking tour of the area and see the wrack lines, shallow tidal zones, dunes, uniquely adapted plants, mangrove swamps and many different invertebrate species.

    Your guide will tailor the tour according to the group’s interests and the day’s environmental conditions. You may encounter a wide array of the park’s wildlife including manatees, dolphins, sea turtles, bald eagles, ospreys, herons, egrets, roseate spoonbills and more!

    After your hike on the beach, get back into your kayak and paddle back to the boat for your return journey.

    Duration: 3 hours

    Stop At: TEN THOUSAND ISLANDS NWR, 3860 Tollgate Blvd Ste 300, Naples, FL 34114-5444

    The 10,000 Islands extend from Marco Island into Everglades National Park.

    Duration: 30 minutes

    Pass By: Smallwood Store, 360 Mamie St. Everglades National Park area, Chokoloskee, FL 34138

    Chokoloskee was the "Wild Southeast". Learn about the history and culture of the area.

    Stop At: Chokoloskee, FL 34138, USA

    Chokoloskee is a 150 acre island that has been inhabited for 1000's of years. First by the Calusa indians and then by modern settlers since 1870.

    Duration: 20 minutes

  • Departure Point :
    238 Mamie St, Chokoloskee, FL 34138, USA
    Return Detail :
    Returns to original departure point
    Hotel Pickup :
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • You will need to access the boat by decending a couple steps of a ladder.
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Service animals allowed
    • Infants must sit on laps
    • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
    • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
    • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 6 travelers
    • Face masks required for travelers in public areas
    • Face masks required for guides in public areas
    • Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
    • Social distancing enforced throughout experience
    • Gear/equipment sanitized between use
    • Guides required to regularly wash hands
    • FRESH AIR All guests on the boat tours are seated in front of our captains/guides as such are upwind from the guide whenever the boat is moving....germs/breathe cannot migrate upwind to you.
  • You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.
  • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.

Language

English

Age Req.

-

Fitness Req.

None

Group Size

12

Organised by Everglades Area Tours

Activity ID: V-5609KAYAK

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