Gatorland, the oldest attraction in the Orlando area is a 110-acre theme park and wildlife preserve, combining "Old Florida" charm with exciting, new exhibits, unique animal encounters and daring entertainment.
Known internationally as the "Alligator Capital of the World," Gatorland provides affordable priced family-fun with thousands of alligators and crocodiles, a breeding marsh with boardwalk and observation tower, one-of-a-kind reptilian shows, aviary, petting zoo, educational programs and much, much more.
For those looking to experience something different on their next visit to the area, why not try one of Gatorland's new Adventure Tours .... They are sure to get your heart pumping!
Step onto the sand at the world famous Gator Wrestlin' Arena and feel the power of one of the most feared creatures in the world with the all-new Rookie Wrestlin' Experience.
The new Adventure Hour takes you behind the scenes allowing you to explore an area that is closed to the public. Join your guide for an up-close look at the Gatorland Breeding Marsh, home to hundreds of alligators. Don't move to quickly; there are no fences separating you from the residents. A reservation is required for this tour.
The sounds of the night will creep closer as the rustle of feather and the splashing of water signal that you are not alone. With flashlight in hand and hundreds of red eyes staring back at you it's your turn to experience the real Florida on Gatorland's, Gator Night Shine Tour. This adventure requires a reservation and is perfect for children of all ages.
The ultimate experience must be the Trainer-for-a-Day program that is a heady mix of danger and excitement. The tour is not for the week hearted as you will be given the chance to learn and work along side one of the world famous gator wrestlers. Plan to be wowed as you will not find this package available anywhere else in the world!
Some important safety tips when around gators...
Don't Feed Them
Don't Get Close To Them
Don't Swim or Wade Where They Are
Don't Let Your Pets Get Near Them
Don't Agitate Or Tease Them
Don't Try To Catch One
Don't Approach An Alligators Nest
Do Observe From A Safe Distance On Land
Do Discourage Others From Feeding Them
Do Treat Them With Respect As An Important Element Of Nature
Be Gator Safe!