Escape the crowds and noise. Take a short drive and step back to another time at Billie Swamp Safari on the Big Cypress Seminole Indian Reservation in the Florida Everglades. Bring the whole family and experience the heart of the Florida Everglades like a Native!
- Airboat ride
- Swamp Buggy Eco-tour
- Snake and Alligator Educational Show OR Swamp Critter Show
Picture yourself rumbling through the Everglades on a Swamp Buggy Eco-Tour, or zipping across the 2,200-acre preserve aboard an airboat! Enjoy alligator, snake and critter shows plus abundant flora and fauna and native and exotic animals. Walk along the boardwalk nature trail and shop for souvenirs and authentic Seminole arts and crafts in the Gift Shop.
Billie Swamp Safari opens 2,200 untamed acres of the Big Cypress Seminole Indian Reservation to the public. This is an unparalleled opportunity to experience first-hand the majesty of nature. On the tours, you will learn about the Seminoles’ use of the many plants in the Everglades and may encounter deer, water buffalo, bison, wild hogs, snakes, hawks, eagles, other rare birds and of course, alligators. There are even Florida panthers and black bears in the area. This is a fun and exciting tour for the entire family!
Departure Point: Billie Swamp Safari is located on the Big Cypress Seminole Indian Reservation
Departure Time: You must arrive at Billie Swamp Safari by 12:00pm.
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A great day out – the airboat ride was a brilliant experience, and the swamp safari great fun! The guides were all friendly and knowledgeable, and the only downside was the weather – cold and wet!
Reviewed by: Sue H, United Kingdom, March 2007