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Sawgrass Recreation Park

Feel the excitement and learn the history of Florida's most remarkable treasure -- the Everglades at Sawgrass Recreation Park.

Airboat Tours
Start your adventure with a 30 minute airboat tour of the Florida Everglades. During your guided tour, you'll hear how the Seminole and panther once coexisted in this lush wilderness and catch a glimpse of endangered wildlife. All airboat ticket purchases automatically include entrance into our exhibit areas!

The Red Eye Tour
Hop aboard one of their most powerful airboats deep in the night to seek out Florida's legendary reptile, the American Alligator! Sneak through the Everglades as you experience the thrill of the abundant wildlife and explore the sights and sounds of nocturnal giants.

Wildlife
Your adventure will include a visit to the exotic wildlife exhibit. Get up close and personal with many different animals that often include panthers, tigers and even birds of prey.

Admission:
Standard Airboat Tour:

Adults: $19.50 + Tax
Children (4-12): $10.00 + Tax
Under 4: No Charge

Exhibit Only Admission:
Adult: $10.00 + tax
Child (4-12): $5.00 + tax
Under 4: Free

Reservations are strongly suggested for groups of 10 or more people. For School, Camp and Scout rates please call.

Boat Rentals
Standard Size Boats: (3 Adults, or 2 Adults with up to 2 Children).

4 Hours: $49.00
7 Hours: $69.00

Wide Boat (4 Adults) - Add $10.00 to the total cost. (Not per hour).

*Note: A deposit of $7.00 cash and a major credit card is necessary to rent the Jon boats. If you do not have a major credit card we will hold $100.00 cash deposit instead.
*You may purchase a fishing license by phone by calling: 1-888-347-4356. Have your credit card ready and they will give you a conformation number that will allow you to fish until your license arrives via the mail.

Directions:
From the North: Take I-95 South or the Turnpike South to 595 West. On 595 take I-75 North towards Naples. Stay on I-75 North until you come to Exit 23 North (U.S. Highway 27) towards South Bay. We are just two miles to the North on the right hand side of the road. Turn right and cross over the bridge, make another immediate right down into the parking lot. Tickets for the airboat rides and animal exhibits can be purchased in the store. (Yellow building.)

From the South: Take I-95 North or the Turnpike North to 595  West. On 595 take I-75 North towards Naples. Stay on I-75 North until you come to Exit 23 North (U.S. Highway 27) towards South Bay. We are just two miles to the North on the right hand side of the road. Turn right and cross over the bridge, make another immediate right down into the parking lot. Tickets for the airboat rides and animal exhibits can be purchased in the store. (Yellow building.)

Contact Information

Physical Address
1006 N. U.S. Highway 27
Weston, Florida 33327

Mailing Address
P.O.Box 297290
Pembroke Pines, FL 33029

Phone
1-888-4-AIRBOAT  (888-424-7262)

Fax
954-389-9425

Email
sawgrass@evergladestours.com


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