- 04 May
One-of-a-kind experience and a must visit place near Hungers Creek south of Orlando is Gatorland. Where you can spend your whole day with family watching different species of alligators in different sizes and at the end of the day returning home full of alligator knowledge and relishing memories. Gatorland has been around since 1949. Owen Godwin created this unique attraction which features thousands of unique animals, crocodiles and alligators throughout.
Over the years if Gatorland haven’t rescued these alligators from trappers and being a nuisance in some public places they would surely be killed for meat and their skin. Gatorland have it all, ranging from an alligator baby to 15-foot long beasts. Even having some rare species of white leucistic alligators. Along having all these animals Gatorland also facilitates with free-flight aviary, animal shows, petting zoo and even zip-lines!
This famous sanctuary contains many other unique species of animals that have attracted people over decades. Here is a list of animals currently living in Gatorland:
- American Alligators
- Albino Alligators
- Nile Crocodiles
- Saltwater Crocodiles
- Florida Panthers
- Florida Bobcats
The time you spend at Gatorland is magical and filled with all like of exciting activities and shows, you can also enjoy different adventures and have amusing experiences. In 1961 Gatorland started its own railroad attraction known as Ol’ Iron Horse Express, now it’s called Gator Express. Different shows includes from the Enjoy the Screamin’ Gator Zipline to the Gator Gauntlet. Meet-A-Gator experience or take on the Adventure Hour or Stompin’ Gator Off-Road Adventure. You can even be a trainer for a day as provided opportunity by Gatorland.
Even though visiting Gatorland has its own unique experience but to bring that experience closer to you, Gatorland teamed up with Fun Spot America and opened $1 million attraction in Fun Spot America Theme Park. So you can enjoy that wildlife with the comfort of ease. Visitors are allowed to take pictures with gators and can feed them also as allowed by the Gatorland management. Bouya is a leucistic alligator featured at the Gatorland having white skin and blue eyes.
If you are either a resident of Florida or visiting Florida, a fun-filled trip to Gatorland is a must! Compared to other attractions Gatorland have much affordable prices and packages are also available for people who want to enjoy and have wholesome experience at Gatorland.
Special ticket prices are offered to Florida residents and they get to enjoy unique events throughout the year. Living near the Hunters Creek area, will help with easy access to Gatorland and for those living in the main tourist area of Orlando near I-Drive can enjoy the gators at Fun Spot America’s Gator Spot.
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