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Discover Florida Tours offers professional, historian-led guided tours of the best-preserved Native American Indian site in Tampa Bay. This National Register of Historic Places location was the landing site of Panfilo de Narvaez in 1528. On this...more
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1700 Park St N, Jungle Prada de Narvaez Park, St. Petersburg, FL 33710-4356
+1 727-430-2677
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Reviewed 3 days ago

This is a wonderfully preserved piece of the real Florida, interpreted by a very passionate and knowledgeable young man. I learned a lot about Florida history and so did my visiting family members who I took with me - very much recommend for anyone with...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Joanne K
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was a wonderful tour, very enthusiastic, knowledgable guide with a flair for telling the history of the area with great stories. The grounds are beautiful and tranquil, a great value.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank peeps1111
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I highly recommend this tour. David is extremely knowledgeable, charismatic, and an excellent story teller! From first greeting one can tell that David enjoys his profession and is eager to tell you the history of Florida and the Jungle Pravda neighborhood. It was fascinating to...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a very well conducted tour of a small part of the early Florida history. It started with an introductory historical overview, telling us what to look for and how many of the features were created and cared for. The tour itself walks you...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Allen G
Reviewed 20 October 2018 via mobile

We have lived here for over 40 years, have driven by this hidden jungle a thousand times and had no idea tucked behind all this greenery was a hidden treasure. We purchased a Groupon for this Historic Site tour for 2. We scheduled the 11:30...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 23 September 2018

My friends and I went to Jungle Prada (Discover Florida Tours) today and have to say we are impressed with the knowledge that our guide, David Anderson, knew about the history of the area. The three of us are school teachers in NPR and have...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 20 September 2018 via mobile

David is an extraordinary guide with exellent knowledge on the florida indian history, and culture. We are going to tell all our family, and friends to go there. The place has plenty of wildlife, and many different types of plants.Its worth the time and money....More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 19 September 2018

What an amazing way to learn about the history behind Saint Petersburg. David is an awesome guide with a wealth of information, very knowledgeable. It was cool learning about his family their history and how they came to be at Jungle Prada De Narvaez Park....More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 15 September 2018

Never knew this was near. David gave a fantastic tour with the history of how his family came to purchase this historical site and preserved it. How a great time seeing and hearing the history and seeing the peacocks that live there.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 18 August 2018 via mobile

Quite informative tour about the history of the area before and after the Spaniards arrived in that particular part of Florida. Kids will enjoy the peacocks and artifacts. Worth visiting.

Date of experience: August 2018
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