Also known as the River of Grass, the Everglades are Florida’s largest wetland and at one point were America’s most expansive body of slow moving water. There are many areas where travelers can access the Everglades. However, from Boca Raton you have a very short drive to the nearest boat ramp where you can begin your Everglades adventure.
You can start your airboat ride and adventure from Boca Raton, on the East coast of Florida to explore the wetlands, marshes, swamps, islands, camps and natural landscapes found in the Everglades.
Airboat Tour & Ride: Start your adventure from Boca Raton deep into the Everglades on an airboat ride near you. The natural wildlife, aquatic plants, alligators and birds will make this narrated and fun boat tour unforgettable.
Sunglasses, long sleeve shirts and adequate sun protection is highly recommended and especially during summer months when the sun shines brightest. During fall, winter and spring the alligators are quite active all day unless the wind picks up. In the summer month mornings and late afternoons are best to see the alligators.
Alligators & Birds In The Everglades: With over 1.7 million American alligators in the state of Florida you will find an abundance of these virtual dinosaurs in the Everglades near Boca Raton. During winter and spring ducks and storks migrate to the Everglades and put on quite a show along with the alligators. The airboat ride and tour will take you through the best places in the Everglades to see these wild animals up close.