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Spend a full day exploring the wilderness of the Everglades on this adventure from the Greater Fort Myers/Naples area. With your naturalist guide, take an exciting airboat ride in the Western Everglades, see wildlife on a drive through Big Cypress National Preserve, admire towering cypress trees on a nature walk, and enjoy a relaxing boat cruise along mangrove-lined waters to see manatees, dolphins and osprey. Your guide will teach you all about the Everglades and accompany you to lunch where you'll get to try alligator!
Our Cape Romano Sightseeing and Shelling Tour departs from Caxambas Park Marina, on the south end of Marco Island. On our two hour ecotour you will experience one of the most popular adventures we are known for, we will take a fifteen minute boat ride from our launch location to Cape Romano, where our Captains will explain the amazing story of the infamous Dome Houses. After viewing Cape Romano, we will stop on a private beach in search of the most exotic tropical sea shells that the Gulf coast is known for. This is a very informational adventure that will keep small children and adults engaged the whole time.
Come explore and see the natural wonders and beauty of Southwest Florida Everglades from a new perspective. Come see the beautiful Islands and wild life the way they were meant to be seen! The licensed and certified guides make sure that you will see the natural beauty and sights of the mangrove forests, Factory Bay, Jolly Bridge, Marco River, as well as beautiful Marco Island beaches, wildlife, and the remaining of the Dome houses of Cape Romano.
Fish the headwaters of the Everglades on a 4-hour, private fishing trip that includes rods, reels, and all the tackle you can use. Anyone from first-time fishers to expert anglers can enjoy a half-day on Lake Trafford and the Corkscrew Swamp, exploring the calm, flat water in a 21-foot (6.4-meter) boat that accommodates your private group of up to four people.
Guests meet the guide 20 minutes before the scheduled departure time in front of the launch ramp at the Cocohatchee River Marina at 13535 Vanderbilt Dr, Naples, FL 34110. Your 3 hour adventure will start paddling through the protected mangrove estuaries, back bays and sea shell filled beaches of the surrounding Delnor Wiggins State Park and Barefoot Beach Preserve where various types of shorebirds, manatees and dolphins may be spotted. You'll then enter the majestic and mysterious mangrove tunnels. A waterproof map of the preserve showing you how to get to all the interesting features like the mangrove tunnels and beach is handed out to you before your departure. Paddling routes are easy to navigate and are in the protected backwaters of the mangrove estuary. NO EXPERIENCE NECESSARY. All ages and skill levels welcome. Brief paddling instruction is given prior to departure and guests meet the guide 3 hours later back at the Cocohatchee River Marina where the kayaks will be returned.
Avoid the stress of waiting for taxis or shuttle transfers and instead ensure peace of mind with this convenient private transfer from your hotel to the Southwest Florida International Airport. This airport transportation service operates from your downtown Fort Myers, Naples or Sanibel accommodations. Reach the airport relaxed and with plenty of time before your flight!