We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Tours in the Glades

20 SW 2nd Ave, Florida City, FL 33034-4928
+1 305-248-8458
Website
Save
Review Highlights
Be 'in it'!

Don't just visit the fine beaches of Florida. Visit one of the most unusual of all of the National... read more

Reviewed 19 October 2016
frequenttravellor2
,
South Florida, Florida
National Park

Good National Park site to visit. Take an airboat tour for a fun day. This is a very large park... read more

Reviewed 18 November 2015
15Serene15
,
Atlanta, Georgia
Read all 41 reviews
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
More
We like to say that Everglades City may have the name but we have everything else! Located in Florida City just 10 miles from the main entrance of the Everglades National Park. Tours in the Glades offers Guided Everglades Tours of all kinds. Full Day Tours, Morning Tours, Afternoon Tours and Night Walks. Sightseeing, Paddling with canoes or kayaks. Wet Walks or "Slough Slogs" as the locals say in the Cypress Domes. Alligator Watching, Bird watching and more.We also offer canoe rentals and all the info for a self guided tour. The national park service chose the East Coast for the main entrance for its unique opportunity to see 9 eco-systems in one day. We have 7 canoe trails from marine estuaries in Florida Bay to old moonshiner trails in the red mangrove. 6 biking trails through the Rock Pineland, Dwarf Cypress and sloughs and coastal marsh prairies. Hiking trails and easy boardwalks, overlooks and paved trails make a great day for all types of adventurers!
  • Excellent79%
  • Very good12%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible7%
19 Oct 2016
“Be 'in it'!”
18 Nov 2015
“National Park”
Open Now
All hours
Hours Today: 07:00 - 22:00
LOCATION
20 SW 2nd Ave, Florida City, FL 33034-4928
CONTACT
Website
+1 305-248-8458
Write a Review
Reviews (41)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 34 reviews

Reviewed 19 October 2016

Don't just visit the fine beaches of Florida. Visit one of the most unusual of all of the National Parks in the U.S. Kayaking or canoeing through the brackish waters where the Everglades mixes with the Gulf will afford you seeing anything from bass to...More

Thank frequenttravellor2
Reviewed 18 November 2015

Good National Park site to visit. Take an airboat tour for a fun day. This is a very large park and lots to do in the area.

Thank 15Serene15
Reviewed 28 September 2015

Great views, excellent waterboat ride - value for money. The Alligator farm was excellent and the feeding session was entertaining.

Thank Jaideep S
Reviewed 5 April 2015

We (my wife Magda, my son Patrick and myself) enjoyed this full-day tour very much. We had a boat ride with kayaks and also short walks. Our group, guided by Careen, was a German speaking group, so Careen explained everything in German. We enjoyed watching...More

2  Thank Clemens B
Reviewed 30 December 2014

I did a Full Day Tour and Night Walk with Tours in the Glades, and it was one of the best experiences of my tourist life. Kayaking through mangroves and grassland filled with native fish and alligators...walking knee deep through swampy areas filled with cypress...More

3  Thank M L
Reviewed 13 April 2014 via mobile

Awesome day with an awesome Tour Guide (Caren with a ton of knowledge)...still super impressed! Thanks so much, danke.

2  Thank Peter M
Reviewed 5 April 2014

Great full day adventure in the Everglades, with Anhinga trail (gators, turtles, birds galore), wet walk (gators, water moccasin, and just amazing beauty), kayak through mangroves (more gators and excitement). So much to see, so beautiful, so much adventure. Jeremy was an amazing guide, very...More

Thank AaoNC S
Reviewed 20 March 2014

The Everglades National Park is beautiful. Couldn't believe how many alligators were right in front of us. Didn't have to go to an Alligator Park and big pay money to see them. There were several within a few feet of us. The birds and iguanas...More

2  Thank alr464
Reviewed 18 March 2014

This full day in the Everglades was absolutely fascinating. We had a perfect start on the Anhinga trail watching about 28 alligators, turtles, the elegant and beautiful catbird, blue herons, white ibis and lots of other animals. We had a great guide, Caren, full of...More

Thank Alexandra D
Reviewed 8 March 2014

Had the best day kayaking the mangroves, exploring the Ahinga trail and slogging through the marsh with Jeremy Bishop. Jeremy is knowledgeable and competent and we felt safe and cared for all day with each activity. The pick-up and drop-off at the Hostel, the transportation,...More

1  Thank Teresa W
Nearby
Nearby Restaurants
Cracker Barrel
518 reviews
.45 km away
Starbucks
156 reviews
.42 km away
Denny's Florida City
512 reviews
.68 km away
Rosita's Mexican Restaurant
250 reviews
.05 km away
Nearby Attractions
Forgotten Citrus Center Monument #2
7 reviews
1.00 km away
Florida Keys Premium Outlets
545 reviews
.88 km away
Tropical Everglades Visitor Association
9 reviews
.48 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Tours in the Glades staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Submit