Ramp Up Your Weekend Plans With Airboat Adventures In Florida
In the middle of a long, grueling workweek, it’s fun to think about the weekend – especially if you have great plans in the works. In South Florida, Saturdays and Sundays are almost always defined by bright sunshine and a warm breeze – fantastic conditions for outdoor adventures. Of course, in the Sunshine State, there are all kinds of fun ways to spend time outdoors with the family, and most of us have done them all. But if you’re a nature enthusiast who loves animals or you simply enjoy the thrill of a boat ride, a trip to the Florida Everglades may be just what you need to ramp up your weekend plans.
When Thursday rolls around and you start looking for something new to do, why not consider an exciting adventure through America’s wetland? Imagine the thrill of watching wildlife up close from the edge of a state-of-the-art vessel? How about zipping across the River of Grass at 50 miles per hour? A journey through the Everglades on an airboat is a once in a lifetime opportunity to experience firsthand Florida’s most exciting natural attraction. Never been to the Everglades? Here’s what you can expect and where to go for the best action-packed adventure in the Sunshine State.
Educational Fun for the Entire Family – Everglades Holiday Park, Fort Lauderdale, Florida
The Florida Everglades is an exciting locale filled with all kinds of unique sounds and awe-inspiring imagery. So much goes on in the ‘glades that local community schools take field trips to the area to teach children about the flora and fauna that define the ecosystem. Tour this amazing wetland and you’re sure to see some pretty impressive sights. From the American alligator to iconic wading birds like the Blue Heron, Roseate Spoonbill and Egret, the wildlife alone is worth the trip. Photo opps are spectacular, but an airboat ride is a thrill too! Airboats zip across the water at lightning speed, leaving everyone on board grinning from ear to ear.Take photos of alligators and other wildlife in their natural habitat
Everglades Holiday Park in Fort Lauderdale is the premier destination for all things Everglades, and a tour is an educational journey the whole family will enjoy. Visit the park and you’ll learn about the different plant and animal species that inhabit the area from a local expert – skilled captains who navigate the shallow waters with ease. Captains at the park are true ‘gladesmen who grew up exploring remote sections of the Everglades for fun. Today, they’re happy to entertain guests by offering a unique and rare opportunity to see behind the scenes into the remarkable Everglades and its inhabitants.
Meet the Gator Boys Alligator Rescue and Watch a Live Show
One of the most exciting parts of exploring the Everglades is coming face-to-face with the alligators. The Everglades is home to over 200,000 of them, and they’re not shy by any means. While it’s not likely that you’ll get the chance to touch a real alligator out on your airboat tour, you will when you return to Everglades Holiday Park! Once the airboat ride concludes, guests are ushered to the world famous “Gator Pit”, where the guys and gals from Animal Planet’s Gator Boys are ready to put on an exciting alligator presentation. The show is complementary with the price of an airboat ticket, and easily a guest favorite.Come see the Gator Boys Alligator Rescue team perform tricks & stunts while educating the audience
Sit back and relax as the Gator Boy crew demonstrates the awesomeness of the Everglades most infamous resident – the American Alligator. Twenty minutes of daring stunts, exciting tricks – and of course, some educational information make the gator show at Everglades Holiday Park the best in South Florida. Shows are family friendly of course, and the alligators used in the presentation are never harmed. In fact, these are the same alligators that Paul and the Gator Boys rescue from residential areas in Florida. When the team rescues a gator, Everglades Holiday Park is proud to provide a safe haven where they can live out the rest of their gator lives without worrying about being captured, hurt or killed.
An Extraordinary Adventure – Right In the Backyard
Weekends were made to be fun, and a day spent at Everglades Holiday Park is the solution for starting yours off right. With exciting, fully narrated airboat rides, a captivating live alligator presentation, picture taking and wildlife viewing, the Florida Everglades has everything an adventurous family needs. Everglades Holiday Park is the one place in South Florida where you can enjoy an extraordinary adventure with the family – an educational and value-added day trip that’s sure to make everyone smile. The animals are out and about, the boats are ready to go and the sightseeing is spectacular. But the best part about visiting the park is that all of this excitement is right in your backyard – and that’s about as easy and convenient as you can get.
For more information on how you can take an invigorating airboat tour through the Everglades and watch the Gator Boys live, please visit www.evergladesholidaypark.comThis entry was posted in Everglades Holiday Park Blog, on .