The National Park Service requires specific authorizations for commercial businesses to operate in national parks. If you're interested in providing a service in Everglades, read more about doing business with us.
Approved companies provide a variety of services and tours inside Everglades, including:
Shark Valley Tram Tour
Guided two-hour narrated tram tours are offered along a fifteen-mile loop trail into the "River of Grass."
Everglades Institute Tours
Everglades Institute is a non-profit partner providing in-depth educational and adventurous tours.
Permitted Tour Guides
See the park with assistance of someone who's familiar with different aspects of this 1.5-acre wilderness.
Backcountry Boat Tour
The 90-minute tour ventures up the Buttonwood Canal through Coot Bay and Tarpon Creek into the mouth of Whitewater Bay.
Florida Bay Boat Tour
This 90-minute tour departs Flamingo Marina and ventures into the expansive Florida Bay.
Ten Thousand Islands Boat Tour
Guided 2-hour boat tours through the scenic Ten Thousand Islands are offered daily.
Last updated: January 11, 2024