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Address: 36000 SW 8th Street. Miami, FL, Everglades National Park, FL 33194
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Located in the Everglades, this trail is a great way to explore the Florida...

Located in the Everglades, this trail is a great way to explore the Florida landscape.

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Shark Valley Everglades Guided Tram Tour
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Wonderful place in Everglades National Park to see natural Florida. Wildlife at it's best. If you go in the summertime, take mosquito spray!

Reviewed 3 days ago
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Huntersville, North Carolina
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Huntersville, North Carolina
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 105 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Wonderful place in Everglades National Park to see natural Florida. Wildlife at it's best. If you go in the summertime, take mosquito spray!

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Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic
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442 reviews
153 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 199 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I've read some complaints that the visitor's center isn't spectacular. But, I'd submit that it's a visitor's center that sets you up to visit the park - not a museum. What's amazing is outside, not inside. If there's anything that's not ideal it's that the scale of this place makes it so that you really have to either pay for... More 

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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42 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

We really enjoyed our visit It was very warm , there is s shop and ranger talks etc in the visitor centre 25 $ for a car to enter The us trip which lasts 2 hrs is 25 $ pp , we chose to walk around

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Urbana, IL
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133 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This was our favorite activity in the Everglades! The guide provided non-stop commentaries and the driver stopped for wildlife sightings -- we saw adult and baby alligators, turtles and MANY species of birds. Highly recommend!

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Riverside, California, United States
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 week ago

This stop was quite a disappointment for a variety of reasons I will specify. I do want to say at the outset that seeing the Shark River Valley Slough was educational and I'm glad that I stopped for the visit. Beyond the actual scenery, though, this operation is strictly amateur hour. The visitor shack (center would be too generous) is... More 

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Maryland
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55 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We arrived at the Park's Entrance at the perfect time. Just ten minutes before the next tram. Senior Lifetime Passes can be purchased at the gate when you show a valid ID. Right now they are $10 per person, and if you only want to do it for the car it is $10. Entrance to the park is included if... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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63 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 75 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited this park with our two young children and took them on the tram tour. All the staff we encountered were friendly and helpful - especially our guide and driver who were great (with just the right balance of information/humour). We saw lots of wildlife - in fact, we saw so many alligators, by the end of the tour it... More 

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Hayward, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We took three days in the park, took the bay boat tour (which was a waste), drove the roads, stopped in the visitor center and the tram ride at Shark Valley was by far the best introduction to the park. The naturalists on the ride are very knowledgeable. We say a lot of alligators and different birds and learned a... More 

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Fayetteville, North Carolina
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135 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you are looking for a fairly developed area that offers trams and paved bike riding and walking as well as plenty of alligators and local birds and scenery this is the place to go. We enjoyed it immensely and would go back over again.

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Bradenton, Florida
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stopped by Shark Valley on our way to Big Cypress. We intended on having a cook out, but there were no grills or picnic tables in the main area in front of the park. We took a short ride, and saw some alligators and birds. We did not see anything that we would not see at State Parks in... More 

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