Everglades Holiday Park Blog

What Do Alligators Eat?

May 24, 2017 | Blog

Alligators eat depending on their size and age. They are primarily carnivores, but investigations of dead alligators have shown that they do eat berries, citrus fruits, and grapes that are in their natural habitat! [...] Read More »

Why Everglades Holiday Park is Better than the Zoo

May 19, 2017 | Blog

Located on more than eight million acres in Florida, the Everglades is a subtropical, wetland ecosystem that is home to 67 threatened or endangered species.[...] Read More »

Snakes That Live in the Everglades

May 15, 2017 | Blog

The first thing that comes to mind when you think of the Everglades is most likely an alligator. However, there are currently 50 species of snakes in Florida, and 23 of those species live in the Everglades. [...] Read More »

What to Wear on a Summer Airboat Ride

May 11, 2017 | Blog

Spring in South Florida is over, and the summer months are among us. This means warmer weather, higher water levels, and the occasional afternoon rain showers. Unlike other parts of the world, the seasonal variations in South Florida are always pleasant. At Everglades Holiday Park, our airboat tours[...] Read More »

Florida Manatees Are Making a Comeback

May 8, 2017 | Blog

Everglades Holiday Park has exciting news for animal lovers and conservationists: experts have officially removed the Florida Manatee from the Endangered Species list! The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service announced in Early April that it would downgrade the West Indian manatee from "endangered" to "th[...] Read More »

Check Out Gators on a Summer Airboat Tour

May 1, 2017 | Blog

Summer is almost here, and for Everglades Holiday Park that means a higher likelihood of gator sightings on our summer airboat tours! The month of April signals the end of the Everglades dry season, which typically has lower water levels and drier terrain. [...] Read More »

Fishing in the Everglades

April 28, 2017 | Blog

The Everglades is composed of thousands of mangroves and winding waterways that are home to a wide variety of birds, alligators, amphibians, mammals, and fish. [...] Read More »

Take a VIP Tour of the Everglades with Everglades Holiday Park

April 3, 2017 | Blog

Outdoor lovers, nature enthusiasts, and thrill seekers: want to spend an adventurous day outdoors without the hassle of planning? At Everglades Holiday Park, our VIP airboat tours of the Everglades take care of your journey from start to finish. Whether you are planning a romantic day for two or an [...] Read More »

Enjoy an Everglades Airboat Tour Before the Dry Season Ends

April 3, 2017 | Blog

Residents and visitors to South Florida often ask when the optimal time to enjoy an Everglades airboat tour is, and the answer is simple: there’s never a bad time. With 1.5 million acres of marshland, you can guarantee that each ecosystem working within the Everglades is thriving year-round. [...] Read More »

The Everglades Superpower: Reducing Global Warming

April 3, 2017 | Blog

Not only does Everglades National Park provide shelter, water, and recreation for millions, researchers are now reporting on an “Everglades Superpower” – the ability to reduce global warming. [...] Read More »