Best things to do in Everglades National Park

Everglades National Park is a 1.5 million-acre wetland preserve at the southern tip of the US state of Florida. Best things to do in Everglades National Park and the rest of the Florida Everglades.

1. Bike through Shark Valley

At first glance, “biking through Shark Valley” sounds like some kind of poetic euphemism for taking a Citi Bike through South Beach on a Saturday night.

2. Hike through diverse ecosystems

The easiest strolls are at the Royal Palm Visitors Center, where the .8-mile Anhinga Trail meanders along a pleasant boardwalk, over black water and through tall

3. Safely view alligators in the Big Cypress National Preserve

4. Stop for a drink at Lucky Cole's

5. Pack a picnic for the Gator Hook Trail

6. Eat stone crabs in Everglades City

7. Catch an alligator wrestling show

8. Snorkel or paddle in the Everglades’ other national park

9. See the surreal settlement of Ave Maria

10. Spend the night staring at the stars

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