Take a scenic 2-hour drive west of Miami for an unforgettable kayak eco-tour through the Florida Everglades' mangrove tunnels. This area of the Everglades, where the forest grows over the tops of creeks, is brimming with abundant wildlife and vegetation. Kayak under the mangrove canopy with your expert naturalist guide and watch for herons, alligators, otters and more!
Located just a 2-hour drive west of Miami lie the incredible Florida Everglades. On this 3.5-hour eco-tour, enjoy a kayak adventure through the lush mangrove tunnels and discover the area's diverse ecosystem.
Your tour will begin with a brief introduction on how to maneuver your single-person kayak (no experience required). Once you feel comfortable with the kayak, paddle down the lake and arrive at a narrow entryway, where the mangrove tunnels form a canopy approximately 10 feet (3 meters) overhead. This is one of the largest mangrove forests in North America!
Follow your naturalist guide as you explore the vast and varied ecosystem and keep your eyes out for herons, egrets, ducks, spoonbills, alligators, otters and a variety of fish species. Along the way, your guide will provide an interesting, informative overview of the area and its incredible ecosystem.