World Adventures by Optucorp is a professional organization that provides a fun and educational tour aboard our amazing Slingshots into the depths of the Everglades and more specially the Big Cypress National Preserve. We are licensed and insured, with clients such as NASA and Orange County Public Schools and manage eco-friendly tours within the U.S. and abroad.
The Everglades & BIG Cypress, located just west of Miami, Florida and is one of the most protected preserve in the U.S. It includes great trails, campgrounds, and more than thousands of mysterious places. It protects the one of the biggest alligator population in the US, White-tailed Deer, the rare fox squirrel and many other small animals.
Frequently Asked Questions
From 3 to 100 years old.
DURATION OF THE TOUR?
3 hours in total counting stops for other activities.
WHAT DO I NEED TO HAVE TO DRIVE?
The driver must have a driver's license from any state or country, the companion only wishes to have fun
AT WHAT SPEED YOU DRIVE DURING THE TOUR
The speed is marked by the roads and the limit that they indicate must be respected, these vehicles are considered as a normal car, so they are aligned with the current and common traffic rules, driving beyond the speed limit puts your life at risk and can result in traffic fines.
Will I have a guide that leads me in the tour and assists me with any issues?
If you bring a guide, they are experts who will make you feel safe if you follow their directions during the tour.
What time slots are available?
Summer: 9 -hrs,13-hrs,17-hrs, Winter: 8-hrs,12-hrs,16 hrs
What time are the stops for shows and restrooms?
After the departure of the tour we will make 2 stops approximately every hour. When we arrive at the Everglades Visitor Center. We will have 20 minutes for animal watching, restrooms and souvenir shopping! The last stop will be the traditional air boats. There we will enjoy the traditions of the local tribe and enjoy the gator show!
Should I use a helmet?
Yeah above all, the safety of our clients is our priority and you must wear a helmet that is provided by our company! We have helmets for children and adults all of which are properly disinfected pursuant to Covid-19 safety measures.
At what time must I arrive for the tour?
Check in is an hour before the tour. You must arrive on time because the tour is usually fully booked and we cannot delay other clients. The hour prior will provide the required time for you to receive our rules, guidelines and instructions.
Do you provide drinks for the tour?
At our office you can purchase coolers with water, sodas and snacks for only $20!