Frequently Asked Questions
What days are you open?
We are open 365 days of the year. We are open daily from 9am - 5pm.
What payments do you accept?
Cash, Visa, Mastercard, American Express
What is included in the Tour?
All Tours Include the Airboat Ride, Alligator Show, Nature Trails, & Park Exhibits.
Do you need a reservation?
Only for private tours. You do not need to reserve for the Eco-Adventure tour #1.
How far in advance should I book a private tour.
As soon as you know you want to visit the park. You can also call the same day to see if there is an open time slot.
How often do the airboats go out?
Every 20-30 minutes.
What time is the last tour?
Be here by 4PM in order to complete everything in the park.
How long does it take to complete everything in the park?
Around 2 hours
Is Parking free?
Is the park visible from the road?
Is the Park located in Miami?
Are the tours done in any other language other than American English?
I can't find the park on my GPS. How do I get there?
The Everglades is located only 15 minutes away from Dolphin Mall & FIU. Everglades Safari Park is located just 15 miles West of the Florida Turnpike on the Tamiami Trail, U.S. 41 or better known as SW 8th ST. If traveling from the North use the Florida Turnpike South and use exit 25 West or SW 8th ST. Continue down 8th ST. past the Miccosukee Gaming Resort. We are the 3rd and largest park on the left with a big sign that says Everglades Safari Park. For GPS please use the following address: 26700 SouthWest 8th Street, Miami, Florida 33194.
Uber will drop you off, but won't pick you up.
Are airboats loud?
Is hearing protection provided?
Do you go out in the rain?
Yes, as long as there is no lighting or thunder. Ponchos are available for purchase in the Safari Gift Shop.
Are the airboats covered?
Will I get wet on the ride?
Only if it is raining.
Do you serve Alligator meat?
Are pets allowed on the tour?
Is it safe for pregnant women?
We always recommend checking with your doctor first before coming to the park.
What is the minimum age requirement for children?
What clothing should I wear?
What ever makes you comfortable! Dress for the weather.
Can I wear sandals?
Will I need mosquito repellant?
There are many mosquitoes during the warm months. It is not necessary during the cold times of the year or on windy days.
Are all the alligators in the park real?
The Everglades is the only place in the world where alligators and crocodiles live together.