Breakfast, fresh coffee, juice and fun on the bus ride to Marco Island. Crossing the SS Jolley Bridge with its panoramic view of Marco Island and the 10,000 islands. Bus tour will include luxury neighborhoods and the famous hotel row on the Gulf. We will stop at Marco's South Beach to dip our feet in the water before heading on to the everglades.
Also known as a drinking village with a fishing problem. This is a sleepy town that only wakes up when Stan's bar welcomes hundreds of patrons who make the pilgrimage every Sunday. We will see the outpost that was built in 1869 and is now a restaurant and historic landmark before heading even deeper into the Glades.
Everglades City & Airboat Tour with Rod & Gun Club for Lunch
Insider tip: Watch out your window for gators sunning on the swamp banks.
Our Southern most destination today is the iconic Everglades City where we will dine at the legendary Rod and Gun Club. After lunch relax with a stroll by the canal where greats like FDR, Truman, John Wayne, Gypsy Rose Lee and Hemmingway walked before you.
Airboat tour will take us through Mangrove caves and sawgrass trails on Americas very own World Heritage site and largest wetlands in the world.
Boarding locations & Times
8:00 AM - Westin Tarpon Point -5951 Silver King Blvd. Cape Coral, 33914. Westin Hotel front door. Parking garage is free
8:30 AM - Salty Papas Shrimp -15271 McGregor Blvd. Ft. Myers 33908. Southwest corner of parking lot. Parking is free
9:30 AM - Naples Cracker Barrel. 3845 Tollgate Blvd, Naples, FL 34114. I 75 exit 101.
Breakfast, lunch, excursion tickets included. Tax and 5% booking fee will be added at checkout
Please be at your boarding location 10 min. early
Tip your guides if you enjoyed their service
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