Not sure where to start in booking your Sarasota swamp buggy tour? This guide will walk you through everything you need to know before booking your swamp buggy tour in Sarasota!

Native Wildlife in Sarasota, Florida

Sarasota County and Southwest Florida are home to some absolutely stunning native wildlife. Unique and beautiful birds like the ibis, heron, and roseate spoonbill all call this area home. Alligators and turtles are common native species to spot while some animals, like bobcats and Florida panthers, are more elusive! Other fun animals to look out for include wild turkeys, fox squirrels, and deer.

Swamp Buggy Tours: Sarasota Area

Take a short drive south of the hustle and bustle of Sarasota and you’ll find yourself immersed in the unique natural wonders of Florida’s diverse ecosystems! Babcock Ranch Eco Tours offers 90-minute swamp buggy tours in Punta Gorda, just an hour south of Sarasota. On the tour you’ll encounter unique native wildlife while you travel through the Crescent B Ranch, learning the history of the area along the way.

What to Bring on a Sarasota Swamp Buggy Tour

You don’t need to bring many items with you on your swamp buggy tour! Sun protection (sunglasses, sunscreen, and a hat) is recommended but completely up to you. It’s also worth bringing a camera and a set of binoculars to make the most out of your trip! If you book a tour with Babcock Ranch Eco Tours, don’t worry about packing lunch. Head to the Gator Shack Restaurant after your swamp buggy tour and try out some classic Florida fare!

Pricing and Availability of Swamp Buggy Tours in Sarasota

Babcock Ranch Eco Tours offers a live calendar to book your swamp buggy tour near Sarasota. The calendar offers a live look at availability as well as current pricing. Children aged two and under are free, children between three and 12 are $16 and seniors (55+) are $23. All other ages are $24. Babcock Ranch Eco Tours also offers photo tours, night tours, walking tours, and other specialty tours. Check out all the tour options here!