How do I get to Everglades from Miami?
From Miami (Downtown, Airport, Beach) Travel west on SR-836 to Florida’s Turnpike (SR-821). Continue south to exit 25, SW 8th Street (also called Tamiami Trail or US 41). Exit on SW 8th Street and travel west for approximately 15 miles; Everglades Safari Park will be on the left.
What is the best way to visit the Everglades?
If you want the opportunity to observe the heart of the everglades you can either enter through Shark Valley in Miami or the Main Entrance of the Park in Homestead. However, if you are looking to explore the Gulf Coast, then you should plan to take a boat trip at the Gulf Coast in Everglades City.
Can you do a day trip to the Everglades from Miami?
Yes, this is absolutely possible. You can do an Everglades day trip from Miami and explore the stunning wildlife of this U.S. national park.
Is Everglades tour in Miami worth it?
While we were there, we decided to explore one of the main attractions outside of the busy South Beach by taking a Florida Everglades day trip from Miami. The day that we visited was beautiful and sunny, and we loved exploring this stunning place. I highly recommend checking it out if you are in the area.
Can you visit Everglades without a tour?
Everglades National Park is one of the largest parks in the United States, and unless you have a boat, you can only visit a fraction of the park. With one day you can drive through a portion of the park, go on short walks, look for alligators and manatees, and even go kayaking or take a ride in an airboat.
Is the Everglades a day trip?
With the park only an hour to an hour and a half away from Miami (depending on which entrance you choose), you have the option of just staying in Miami and making a day trip or spending more time in the Everglades, so here is everything you need to plan for any length of visit.
Are Everglades airboat tours worth it?
While spotting a Florida alligator is never guaranteed (they are wild animals after-all), an airboat tour gives you the absolute best chance of seeing one pretty much anywhere in the Everglades. We saw several alligators on our tour and our guide informed us that it is very rare not to see an alligator on a tour.
How much does a tour of the Everglades cost?
Hours and Rates For Shark Valley Everglades Tram Tours $30.00 per car, $25.00 per motorcycle, or $15.00 per hiker/biker. Fees valid for 7 days at any Everglades National Park entrance. One Park, One Fee, Many Experiences.
What is the best month to visit the Everglades?
The Everglades are mild and pleasant from November through April, with low humidity and clear skies. Dry conditions and lower temperatures bring about significant changes in the Everglades landscape.
Does the Everglades have an entrance fee?
Private vehicle or Vessel: $30.00 Good for 7 consecutive days at all park entrances.