Shark Valley, Everglades National Park

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Shark Valley offers an opportunity to explore America's marshlands using a paved road, a limestone trail, and a boardwalk. Take a self-guided tour through the sawgrass slough and tropical hardwood forests. As a part of Everglades National Park, the 24 km (15 mi) trail winds through alligator territory and is also home to turtles, deer, and other wildlife. Halfway along the path, climb the observation tower to view the valley's panorama. You'll find bicycles for rent and tram tours available at the site as well. Ask Inspirock to suggest an itinerary and make planning a trip to Everglades National Park fast, fun, and easy.
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  • It’s good for family . Also very helpful for a handicap person. Enjoyable for all ages.Our tour guide and driver were really nice and helpful.  more »
  • While there is limited parking within the park if you arrive early in the day you won’t have any challenge. Also try to go on a week day when there are less locals biking in the park. Great informatio...  more »
  • We took the 2-hour tram tour out of the Shark Valley Visitor Center and were very pleased. Our guides did a wonderful job of pointing out creatures and explaining the biology and ecology of the Evergl...  more »
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