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Dry Tortugas National Park

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Address: Key West, FL
Phone Number: +1 305-242-7700
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Dry Tortugas National Park Day Trip by Catamaran
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Diving paradise

The dry Tortugas provide some of the best diving in Florida. It's not generally accessible by day boat but easily accessible by live aboard. Can't recommend this enough!

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 June 2016
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Charlotte, North Carolina
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 June 2016

The dry Tortugas provide some of the best diving in Florida. It's not generally accessible by day boat but easily accessible by live aboard. Can't recommend this enough!

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Winter Springs, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 June 2016 via mobile

It's actually been about ten years since I went to Ft Jefferson. We took a plane out, the trip was about an hour. The views were sensational and landing on water was a first. If you're a history fan, you'll love the fort. Swim, snorkle, etc., its a great day trip.

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Miami, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 June 2016

This was in my bucket list, finally went and loved the place. Even the trip over was amazing ... would have like liked staying overnight, they have facilities but u must take everything else. The fort is amazing and the warden does live ther ... the ferry leaves early and takes u back around 3pm, unless u are camping. The... More 

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des plaines, IL
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 June 2016

This visit was on my bucket list for a long time. We enjoyed viewing the fort and walked every inch of it - you can go up top too, so don't miss that. We then snorkeled around the metal pilings and it was the best snorkeling of our Key West trip. HIGHLY recommend a trip to this remote and interesting... More 

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Hudson, Fl
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 June 2016 via mobile

Worth it just for the plane ride itself!! Beautiful sightings on the way from sharks to dolphins and shipwrecks. Pricey but worth it!

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Islamorada, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 May 2016

I suggest the flight out on the float plane. While the price may be higher than the boat, the flight offers fast access and some beautiful views of the Gulf and Dry Tortuga's!

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Missouri City, Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 May 2016

We visited via Key West Seaplane Adventures and felt like we shared this treasure with just a few campers until the Yankee Freedom arrived which was still a reasonable number of people. Our family really enjoyed walking the complete perimeter of the fort, snorkeling along with south side and talking with Ranger Nick, who taught us so much. I wish... More 

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South Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 May 2016

We went to see Fort Jefferson on the Dry Tortugas via the Yankee Freedom ferry. Ann all day trip as it takes this fast catamaran 2.5 hours each way. We start the trip by checking in at 730 A.M. ( ON VACATION). It was a full boat with some campers and a few repeat customers. The price of the trip... More 

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Meridian, Idaho
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 May 2016 via mobile

We took the 2.5 hr boat trip out to Garden Key and the Civil War era fort. The fort is an amazing architectural work and the key and surrounding waters are fascinating. Whether you interest is in history, snorkeling, bird watching, this is a worthwhile trip. Our hour long guided tour was interesting and informative -- in fact, one of... More 

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Tuscaloosa, Alabama
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 May 2016

Wow do not miss Dry Tortugas. Fishing is great, birding is great, snorkeling is great, people and staff are great and it is all in one place.

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