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Tour the Glades

#1 of 34 Tours in Everglades City Features Animals
104 Buckner Ave South, Everglades City, FL 34139
+1 239-260-4577
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Journey To The 10,000 Islands

We booked a private tour with a small motor boat in the morning and a kayak tour in the afternoon... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Andey T
Motorboat Tour

We had an awesome time with Captain Kent. He was very knowledgeable of the area and knew the... read more

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Ashley B
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Cary, North Carolina
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Tour The Glades is the Only exclusively Private tour operator in the Everglades! Quality instead of quantity is our goal...which means our guests receive 100% of our attention. We can only do one (maybe two) trips per day which makes each one very special. This approach is better for the environment and hands down the best way to explore the Everglades....just you and your own personal guide. We provide tours year round and all excursions are led by Native Naturalist Guides that provide EVERYTHING you'll need. Fresh seasonal fruit, cold bottled water and all the necessities are included. You won't need to purchase any additional items because we've thought of everything! We are priced the same as the group tour companies but only do Private Tours because Private is Best. You are our #1 priority.
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Hours Today: 07:00 - 21:00
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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104 Buckner Ave South, Everglades City, FL 34139
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+1 239-260-4577
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We booked a private tour with a small motor boat in the morning and a kayak tour in the afternoon. It was one of the best tours we ever made, the tour guides are amazing! Here a list of animals we saw: one alligator, manatees,...More

1  Thank Andey T
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had an awesome time with Captain Kent. He was very knowledgeable of the area and knew the history and best spots. I definitely recommend this private tour.

Thank Ashley B
Reviewed 1 week ago

Decided to do a private boat tour with our two young boys (1.5 and 3.5 yrs) as an airboat seemed like a bad idea with them and, should they be less than amenable on the day, didn't want to spoil anyone else's trip! Booked Tour...More

1  Thank AimesLondon
Reviewed 1 week ago

Tour the Glades was one of the best experiences of my life. I did both the motorboat tour and the kayak tour. I kept wondering about the airboat tours I was reading about, but those are so loud (you have to wear ear protection) I...More

1  Thank Drichelle E
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I took my two grandkids to the Everglades and this tour was the most enjoyable activity we did. They gave us a delicious snack and cold water to take on the boat with us. Our guide was very knowledgeable and personable and we had a...More

Thank cr020451
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It was a great tour with Logan, we even saw alligators! Much recommended, if you are up for something more adventurous than the usual Airboat trips.

Thank David L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Tour the glades was great. Excellent day! Coordinator of our tour was very helpful, very interested in what we wanted to do, and immediately answered email questions. Our guide was knowledgeable, friendly, and interested in individualizing our day. The motor boat tour showed us a...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We visited the Everglades with 10 people - 4 adults and 6 kids from ages 10 to 18. When I called before our trip they helped us plan a day that made everyone in our group happy. We started off Kayaking all morning with our...More

1  Thank Michelle N
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Corey was excellent. He spent extra time trying to get us a good view of the manatees. He was very informative. He knew a lot about the area and the animals on the tour. He even got the dolphins to play behind the boat. This...More

Thank monicapK5224ZQ
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We scheduled a Kajak tour through the everglades, but Tod called us the day before telling us, that the mosquitos are currently very bad and that it is not advisable to do the trip since we would not enjoy it. Instead he offered us a...More

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Harshal P
1 July 2017|
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Response from Nick123568 | Reviewed this property |
We felt very safe. My family went in two twin kayaks. We were very close but never felt at any risk. The guide will provide information and if you are not happy then stay clear. They are only in the deep lagoons rather... More
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Splenda17
1 May 2017|
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Response from Bob B | Reviewed this property |
I have a grandson that age. I wouldn't take him. The trip was a couple hours. That is a long time sitting in a kayak for a toddler. Mosquitoes were super thick. Off was effective. Not sure about toddler and Off.
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18lch
20 March 2017|
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Response from th095526 | Reviewed this property |
Oh to answer your question, I think it was $300 for 2 hours. Very fair. We actually to almost 3 hours and he didn't charge me extra.
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