The clue is in the name with this theme park! Get up close and personal to hundreds of different alligator and crocodile species, including 4 extremely rare alligators (more on that later). It’s definitely worth taking time out from the rides to explore this exciting park. Suitable for the entire family, kids are sure to love seeing these incredible animals up close. As well as the gators, you can see a range of creatures at the parks petting zoo and Up Close Encounter Show. Check out our top 5 things to do in the park…
Visit the “White” alligators:
Gatorland is home to 4 amazing “White” Leucistic Alligators; the rarest type in the World! You can meet them for yourself at the White Gator Swamp. Their pure white scaly skin and sinister bright blue eyes make them the scariest of all! A visit to see these mesmerising creatures, each over 11-foot long and weighing over 500lbs is a must. Who else can say they’ve been metres away from a white alligator?
Gator Night Shine:
For a more natural experience, search for the alligators under the night sky as they hide in the depths of their breeding marsh. Venture along the wooden walkways with the help of a flashlight to get closer to the gators if you dare! The sounds of nature come to life, and are made all the more eerie thanks to the darkness around you. Listen to the splashing sounds coming from the swamp as the beady eyed creatures slowly emerge. Suitable for all ages, kids will love this night-time adventure.
Try out the Screamin’ Gator Zip Line:
Perfect for thrill-seekers, this high speed zip line offers you an adrenaline fuelled adventure from 65-feet above the park. Zoom along 5 different zip lines, some over 500-feet long! Voted the “best zip line in the USA” this is guaranteed to get your heart racing. Enjoy the spectacular views, and see if you can spot any alligators below!
Gator Jumparoo Show:
An extraordinary show that will keep you entertained from start to finish! Watch in awe as some of the largest alligators in the world leap out of the water up to five-feet high in pursuit of their food. You’ll be on the edge of your seat as you see the hungry gators snatch the food out of the fearless trainer’s hands! Enjoy an exhilarating show that teaches you all about these amazing creatures.
Become a Trainer-for-a-day:
Experience this once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to become a trainer for the day! Are you brave enough to work with some of the world’s most dangerous animals? Don’t worry, the professionals will ease you in as you begin the day by being introduced to a baby alligator; much less daunting!
As things step up a gear take a behind-the-scenes tour and get to grips with the parks bigger gators, before meeting the stars of the Up-close Encounter Show (think reptiles and creepy crawlies). Finish the day with a visit to the Gator Wrestling Arena! Help the trainer handle these wild animals for a truly unforgettable day.
*Please note prices are subject to change
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