Wildlife Tours

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Services Provided
Boat Tours, Tours, Restroom Facilities, Parking
Description

Wildlife Tour Provider

  • (941) 923-0220
  • inforservices@nspconcessions.com
  • Ticket Booth: 8 a.m. – 6 p.m.

Boat Tours

  • Boat tours run every day, weather permitting.
  • 9 a.m., 11 a.m., 1 p.m., 3 p.m., 5 p.m.

On busy days, boats will run every hour, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Tram Tours

  • The tram runs every day, weather permitting.
  • 10:30 a.m., 12:30 p.m., 2:30 p.m., 4:30 p.m.

High water levels may prohibit tram tours, especially during summer.

Cost  

  One Tour Two-Tour Combo
Adult (13+) $20 + tax $32 + tax
Child (3-12) $12 + tax $19 + tax
Baby (under 3) Free Free
  • Cash and credit/debit cards (except for American Express) are accepted.
  • There is a 10% discount for military (full-term service or current) and first responders (law enforcement, fire, EMS) with photo ID—their ticket only.

General Info

  • Tours last about 45-60 minutes.
  • They are first-come, first-serve only.
  • No reservations are taken on the phone or online.
  • Tours are ADA-friendly and wheelchair accessible.
  • They are weather dependent, and they will not run within 30 minutes of thunder/lightning. 

Groups

  • Minimum size for a group is 25 people.
  • All groups should call (941) 923-0220 to make arrangements.