There are two drive-in campgrounds accessible from the Homestead entrance of the park: Long Pine Key Campground and Flamingo Campground. Both accommodate tents and RV's with a limited number of group sites. Reservations can be made with Everglades Guest Services here or by calling 1-855-708-2207.
Wilderness permits are required for all overnight camping in the backcountry, except when sleeping aboard boats.
Everglades Florida Adventures - Everglades City
Narrated interpretive boat tours depart daily from the Gulf Coast Visitor Center in Everglades City. For tour times and reservation information, please visit https://evergladesfloridaadventures.com/
Flamingo Adventures - Flamingo
There are three authorized airboat businesses that offer professional airboat tours inside Everglades National Park. All three (Coopertown, Everglades Safari Park, and Gator Park) are located along US Hwy 41/Tamiami Trail between Miami and Shark Valley. To make reservations online, please follow the following links:
Shark Valley Tram Tours
Guided two-hour narrated tram tours are offered along a fifteen-mile loop trail into the "River of Grass". For reservations, prices and hours, call 305-221-8455 or visit the Shark Valley Tram Tours website.
Most ranger-led programs do not require any reservations. Programs that require reservations will have "RESERVATIONS REQUIRED" in the title and/or program description. For additional information, follow this link to our ranger-led program calendar.
Last updated: June 29, 2021