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Gatorland Tour with optional Everglades Airboat Safari - from Orlando

  • When does it run?
    Monday, Wednesday and Saturday
  • Start time
    Pick-ups between 7:30am and 8:30am.
  • Duration
    Approx. 7 hours
Inclusions
  • Hotel pick-up and drop-off
  • Transportation in an air-conditioned coach
  • English-speaking driver/ guide
  • Gatorland admission
  • 30-minute Boggy Creek Airboat Ride

Key Highlights

  • Watch gator wrestling and crocs jumping for food
  • Gatorland promises fun for all the family and is one of Florida’s premier attractions
  • You have the option of adding an Everglades Airboat Safari – a Florida must-do
  • Hotel pick up is offered from selected Orlando hotels and round trip transportation is by air conditioned coach

Overview

Enjoy a fantastic family fun day out at Gatorland – 'Alligator Capital of the World'. there's so much to see and do!

You can spend the day with literally hundreds of alligators and live to tell the tale. See these dangerous but fascinating reptiles in their natural suroundings, as well as a host of other exciting wildlife – like turtles, spoonbills and ospreys.

Plus, you can watch thrilling shows featuring gator wrestling, gators and crocs jumping high for food, and nail-biting close encounters of the reptilian kind.

Pick the airboat ride option, and you'll also enjoy a waterborne adventure in the Everglade swamps.

Activity Schedule

  • When does it run?

    Monday, Wednesday and Saturday

  • Duration

    Approx. 7 hours

  • Start time

    Pick-ups between 7:30am and 8:30am.

  • Meeting Point

    From selected hotels/resorts in Kissimmee, Disney area and International Drive area.
    (Please mention your hotel name and address at the time of booking. If you do not have this information now, our customer service executives will call you and confirm the details)

  • Ending Point

    Your hotel in/ around Orlando

Itinerary

  • There are two options for your exciting day out: Gatorland With Transportation from Orlando and Gatorland with Airboat Ride.

    Gatorland With Transportation from Orlando You will be picked up from your hotel in an air-conditioned coach. Your (English-speaking) driver will also act as your guide.

    The journey to Gatorland, in the Florida Everglades, takes about an hour. Gatorland is a 110-acre park and wildlife reserve containing alligators, crocodiles, turtles, birds and many other animals in natural surroundings.

    You have about 5 hours at this fantastic venue. There is so much to do. Just some of the highlights are listed below:

    Alligator Island: The best place to view Gatorland's largest alligators and crocodiles as they soak up the sun.

    Breeding Marsh & Bird Rookery: A 10-acre marsh containing 130 adult alligators. It's a great place to see birds such as herons, egrets, owls, spoonbills, cormorants and even ospreys.

    Swamp Walk: Follow a raised wooden walkway through the cypress trees and find out what Central Florida looked like before the wetlands were drained.

    Gator Gully Splash Park: Water-based fun with a wildlife theme.

    Very Merrie Aviary: Meet the bright friendly lorikeet parrots and their friends.

    Exciting Shows: One-of a kind reptilian shows including The Gator Wrestlin' Show, Gator Jumparoo and Up-Close Encounters Show.

    After hours of fun at Gatorland, you will board your coach for the return journey. At the end of the day, you will be dropped off back at your Orlando hotel.

    Gatorland with Airboat Ride

    This tour is like the one above except that, before visiting Gatorland, you have the chance to explore the Florida swamps in an airboat.

    An experienced Master Captain will take you into the heart of the Florida to enjoy the natural wonders and breathtaking beauty of this wetland wilderness.

    Your tour starts with a slow ride down a canal to see alligators, turtles, birds and more in their natural environment. Then, fly like the wind into the swamps, and experience the feel of the airboat traveling at speeds of up to 45 miles per hour.

    Your airboat ride lasts about 30 minutes and afterwards you will have around 4 hours to enjoy Gatorland.

    At the end of the day, you will board your coach to return to Orlando and will be dropped off at your hotel.

Inclusions & Exclusions

  • Hotel pick-up and drop-off
  • Transportation in an air-conditioned coach
  • English-speaking driver/ guide
  • Gatorland admission
  • 30-minute Boggy Creek Airboat Ride
  • Meals

Please note

Please call the activity operator at least 24 hours prior to start of the tour for reconfirming departure details

Please call the activity operator the day before to confirm exact hotel pick-up time according to zone

Additional info

The confirmation voucher includes the local activity operator’s contact details and local telephone numbers at the destination. They will happily answer any logistical questions you may have

Customer Reviews

  • Brilliant day out
    Charlotte Harvey-Gibb, United Kingdom 02/03/2012
  • Gatorland and Everglades trip
    Mr Alan Burkitt, United Kingdom 06/10/2012

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