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Address: 36000 SW 8th Street. Miami, FL, Everglades National Park, FL 33194
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+1 305-242-7700
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Located in the Everglades, this trail is a great way to explore the Florida...

Located in the Everglades, this trail is a great way to explore the Florida landscape.

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Shark Valley Everglades Guided Tram Tour
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We Saw So Many Alligators in Shark Valley!

We had visited the Ernest Coe entrance a couple of days before and saw 19 alligators that day. We decided to go on the tram ride at Shark Valley. It was $25 each for a 2-hour ride... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 days ago
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Provo, Utah, United States
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Provo, Utah, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We had visited the Ernest Coe entrance a couple of days before and saw 19 alligators that day. We decided to go on the tram ride at Shark Valley. It was $25 each for a 2-hour ride and it was well worth the price. Forest was our guide and he was very knowledgeable. He shared lots of into and a... More 

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Fresno
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

rst time to Everglades, the tram was a good choice because it’s a long walk. The view from the tower was amazing and allows you to realize how big the glades are.

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Ashland, Missouri
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

This is an excellent choice for your first trip to the Everglades. The tram is a must do. At $25pp it may seem pricey, but it is 2 hours long and you gain an immense amount of knowledge from the guides. I didn't count gator sightings, but the guide said she viewed 150 the day before. All I know is... More 

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Pittsford, New York
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Took the tour last year and it was fabulous! Came back this year with friends and was disappointed. This year's guide and driver need more practice. The guide appeared to be trying to practice his stand up comedy routine, but had no timing or delivery. The driver hurried us along - passing good viewing opportunities and picture spots; then would... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This trail had the most animals of all the trails we visited. We took a tram ride at 4pm. Our guide was awesome! We learned so many things on this tour. I highly recommend doing this. You just dont learn as much about the glades if you walk or ride a bike. It is also the longest trail. If you... More 

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Bow, New Hampshire
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

Took tram tour and did not disappoint! Tour guide Gabe was terrific lots of info and nice easy manner. Saw so many gators and many varieties of birds. Great info about ecosystem.

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Bellingham, Washington
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We stopped at Shark Valley on our way to Naples and I am SO glad we did. I wasn't so sure about the tram ride, but oh my goodness, it was incredible. So interesting. The tour guide, Carmen, was amazing. She was filled with all sorts of knowledge and was lots of fun. The tram driver, Gabriel, was nice and... More 

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Providence, Rhode Island
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We took the 2-hour guided Tram Tour at 9 a.m. Saw an alligator before we even STARTED the tour. Our driver and guide were fantastic.... We saw tons of birds.... including many gorgeous Roseate Spoonbill.. tons of great blue heron which are awesome to see in flight... night heron, American Bittern, Anhinga, great white egrets and great white heron, the... More 

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Warsaw, Poland
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Take a walk along the asphalt path, start on the right hand side: during its length of some 12km there were 62 alligators in the sun today! You can stop any moment, take as many photos you like and look at them from different angles. We also saw a female with baby alligators maybe 20 cm long, which you can... More 

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Odense, Denmark
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Thhis is a top prority place to go when you visit Florida. The Shark Valley is full of life... Alligators, birds and wildl ife of a must see to beleive place. Great tour with the 2 hours tram Competnt driver and spectacular guide with good humour... possible to visit more than one time - a new adventure every time... dont... More 

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