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Wild About Florida Tour

This tour heads to the Central Florida Everglades, a pristine wilderness which remains mostly unaltered by man. After cruising around this picturesque terrain on a thrilling airboat ride - watch out for gators! - explore Wild Florida Wildlife Park, home to over 100 different species of animal.

Embark on a Floridian adventure that gets you off the beaten track and into some of the most fascinating natural pockets of the Sunshine State. Located just 45 minutes from Orlando, the Central Florida Everglades covers 100,000 acres of marshes, rivers and protected swamps and is home to alligators, turtles, birds, eagles and more!

Begin your exploration by hopping aboard an airboat for a thrilling ride among the cypress trees, plants and vegetation that make up the wetlands. No new home developments or signs of human life are in sight—it's just you and the gators, birds, eagles, trees, and plants that make up these stunning wetlands. Your experienced captain has a knack for being able to point out the amazing wildlife that build their homes in the waterways near Wild Florida.

By now you have worked up quite the appetite and you will be able to enjoy a freshly prepared BBQ lunch including pulled pork, chicken, cheeseburgers and much more.

After you have licked your fingers clean continue your adventure at the Wild Florida Wildlife Park where you will see over 100 different species of animals including both native and exotic animals. On this self-guide tour you will see sloths, lemurs, porcupines, and we can’t forget... huge alligators that you can feed! Enjoy an animal show and learn about these amazing animals and even get your picture taken holding an alligator. Your experience ends with a hassle-free ride back to your hotel. This will be an adventure you will never forget!

Duration:

Around 8 hours in total.

Transfer Time:

Around one hour each way.

Pick-up Locations and Timings (subject to change)

Shuttle pick-up locations generally require a change of vehicle before travelling onwards to Clearwater Beach.

Pick-up Location Time
Lake Buena Vista Resort and Spa - 8113 Resort Village Dr, Orlando, FL 32821 7.25am
Wild Side Bar & Grill - 7725 W. Irlo Bronson Memorial Highway, Kissimmee, FL 32821 7.30am
Swan Hotel at Disney (Shuttle) - 1200 Epcot resort Blvd, Bay Lake, Fl, 32830 (Main Bus Stop) 7.45am
Firehouse Sub at Crossroads - 12515 State Rd. 535 Ste 515 Orlando, FL 32836 7.50am
Universal Resort Bus Loop - Bus Space #71- 5855 Universal Blvd, Orlando, Fl 32819 8.00am
Rosen Inn international - 7600 International Dr, Orlando, Fl 32819 8.05am
Rosen Inn Pointe - 9101 International Drive, Orlando, FL 32819 8.10am
Senor Frogs - 8747 International Drive, Orlando, FL 32819 8.15am

Experience Includes

  • Day tour exploring the best of the Central Florida Everglades region
  • Exciting 60-minute airboat ride
  • Basket Lunch from Chomp House Grill
  • Visit to Wild Florida Gator Park to see over 100 different species including native and exotic animals
  • Bag of gator feed
  • Round-trip transportation from Orlando

Experience Excludes

  • Optional gratuities

Departs

Monday, Wednesday and Saturday.

Departure location

Tour collects from a series of conveniently located pick-up points in the International Drive, Lake Buena Vista, Kissimmee and Walt Disney World areas.

Start times

8.30am - The tour picks-up between 7.30am and 8.30am.

Duration

Around 8 hours.

Terms & Conditions

  • The Wild About Florida Tour runs from central location points in Orlando and you will need to make your own way to one of these departure points. This is a change to arrangements from previous years, but has been implemented to save you time sitting on a coach that calls at each hotel in Orlando – that’s a lot of hotels! The result is a much more fluid and punctual tour that will add to your enjoyment of the day.
  • Free parking is available at the following pick up points (subject to change without notice), Lake Buena Vista Resort and Spa, Wild Side Bar & Grill, Firehouse Sub at Crossroads and The Rosen Inn international. Local parking charges apply at The Swan Hotel at Disney and Universal Resort Bus Loop. Parking is not available at Rosen Inn Pointe.
  • Cancellation Policy: Free cancellations for bookings cancelled up to your holiday departure date. No refunds are given for cancellations made post departure.