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Miami and the Keys Explorer Pass
"You have 30 days from the first use of your Miami and the Keys Explorer Pass to enjoy your choice of three four or five attractions and activities (depending on the option you purchase) all for one low price.There are more than 30 popular options you can choose from in and around Miami South Beach Fort Lauderdale and Key West and all are listed in your complimentary pocket guidebook to make it easy for you to decide what interests you most. Redemption is easy and allows you to avoid wasting time in ticket lines — once you've received your pass just swipe it at designated ticketing areas.Choose from the following attractions: Miami Seaquarium Jungle Island Big Bus Miami 48-hour pass South Beach duck tour CityView trolley Key West
From $85.00
 
Shark Valley Everglades Guided Tram Tour
"After arriving at the park at your chosen time you will board the tram for a 2-hour tour through the Shark Valley section of Everglades National Park. Led by park trained naturalists your guides will give you insight into the ecosystem as a whole and will also help point out some of the hidden aspects which help to make this a world renown wetlands. The open vehicles allows you to view wildlife within the Sawgrass prairies on either a 45-foot high observation deck gives you an opportunity to enjoy the tranquil vistas of the Everglades extending outward 20-miles in all directions. A gradual ramp provides easy access to the observation tower deck and every part of the ramp and deck provide chances to view something different.Please note: National Park entrance fees of $20 per person are not included in the tour price."""
From $24.00
 
Theater of the Sea General Admission
"Spend the day seeing dolphin sea lion and parrot shows take a bottomless boat ride or relax on a lagoon-side beach all at the Theater by the Sea in Islamorada. Your general admission ticket allows you to see all the shows and take a guided marine life tour with tropical fish sharks sea turtles stingrays alligators and crocodiles.Shows allow you to get an up close and personal look at these animals and your participation is encouraged! After enjoying the shows and programs browse in around the unique gift shop
From $35.00

More Off The Beaten Path in Everglades National Park

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Coopertown's Airboats

Not far from the Shark Valley visitor centre are several airboat operators. We chose Coopertown airboats and were very happy. The guide, Mark, did a great job, and at the end we got a chance to hold...
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Big Cypress Part 2

We spent three days in Big Cypress with our camper. On the first day we drove along US highway 41, stopped at the visitor center, then at Clyde Butcher’s Photography Studio. He is sometimes called the...
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Exploring Big Cypress National Preserve

Big Cypress borders the western edge of Everglades National Park, and encompasses 2,400 square miles of south Florida. This area is a major source of water for the fragile Everglades and the...
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Alligator nesting

These partially hidden areas are used by alligators for nesting. Here, alligators can lay their eggs and protect their young from predators. You'll find these areas along the Shark Valley Road. Signs...
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Long Pine Key

After passing Royal Palm and the Gumbo Limbo trail, you'll see a turnoff for Long Pine Key. There is a small lake here, some picnic areas and an RV campground. A few short unmarked trails lead out...
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Everglades Holiday Park

Everglades Holiday Park is located off US 27 and Griffin Road, north of Everglades National Park. The park offers airboat tours into the Everglades as well as boat rental for those who want to explore...
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Salt Water Trees

These trees are not exactly mangroves, but they thrive in the brackish waters of the coastline. Every day the tides sweep in and out sometimes covering the soil with salt water and other times leaving...
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Daddy is arriving

(sequel of the prior picture)I arrive my son. Where is the man who disturbs you ?He is French. He is like us : a frogs eater.My wife said : Look at the old piece of tyre on the road.(To be continued) ...
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Shark Valley

Off US 41 (often known as the Tamiami Trail), and about 30 miles from Miami or 50 miles from the Everglade’s main visitor center (Coe Visitor Center) you will find Shark Valley. Although not located...
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Canoeing along Halfway Creek

Canoeing in the Everglades is a rewarding experience. Sure, it's a little more work than cruising through on a boat, but you get closer to nature this way. Since we were three people, Katrin and I...
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Bicycle or walk into the Everglades

Most people coming to the Shark Valley Visitor Center will take the tram tour along this 15 mile trail. The tour lasts 2 hours and there's informative commentary along the way. I chose not to do the...
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Though there are numerous...

Though there are numerous kayak/canoe ciruits of varying lengths, the Wilderness Waterway offers a great backcountry opportunity. The ninety-nine mile trip goes from Everglades City to Flamingo and...
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Baby gator

Mom, dadCome quick. The foreign man is looking at me. I'm affraid.Why he repeats : porte-monnaie. I don't understand.To be continued on the following tip.
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Solution holes

Solution holes are caused by erosion of the limestone surface, mostly due to rain. They appear as large holes in the ground, and provide shelter for tiny creatures from heat or predators.
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Top Hotels in Everglades National Park

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310 Collier Ave., Everglades City, Florida, 34139, United States
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Everglades National Park Main Road, Florida, United States
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200 Riverside Drive, Box 190, Everglades City, Florida, 34139, United States
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1 Flamingo Lodge Highway, Everglades National Park,
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201 West Broadway, Everglades City, Florida, 34139, United States
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Top Things to Do in Everglades National Park

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Shark Valley

The second best place to visit in the park is the Shark Valley Center. Here you can either walk, ride a bike or take a tram out to an elevated tower and look out over the glades. The tram ride is the...
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Anhinga Trail

Not too far from the building of the Royal Palm Visitor Center is this easy 800m walking trail where you can see all sorts of wildlife. We saw 3 alligators, a turtle and many kinds of birds, including...
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"Basaic Everglades National Park Page"
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"Okefenokee's River of Grass"
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"Among the lushest national parks in the system"
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"Everglades National Park by Kimberlyann"
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