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“A beautiful way to experience the barrier reef”

Glass Bottom Boat Discovery Tour
Reviewed 3 March 2016 via mobile

We went on the glass bottomed boat on a lark, and are very pleased we did! The day was overcast but warm, and the 1/2 hour ride out to the reef was refreshing and enjoyable. When the boat hovered above the reef, the guide noted that we were fortunate that the waters were so clear, and the bottom was completely visible, in what he described as between 12-25 feet of depth. The guide was very knowledgeable about the coral and fish varieties, and seemed enthusiastic in his presentation. Seeing the area so clearly, and having an interpretive guide made the visit educational as well as enjoyable. It was definitely worth the price of admission.

Thank Harold B
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Reviewed 23 February 2016 via mobile

Notified at last minute we were going to Gulf of Mexico and not coral reef due to wind. We were offered a refund but decided to go anyway. Don't make the same mistake. Take the refund or reschedule. Nice boat ride and the crew did a good job but not at all worth the money. Green water, poor visibility, and saw practically nothing of interest through the glass bottom. On a good note we have been on this trip in the past, to the coral reef, and it is a great time.

Thank Don M
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Reviewed 25 January 2016

Terrible
They are very poor with the timing. We came on a tour and so timings had to be adhered strictly. They don't announce any delays until the end. There is no place there to wait and it was so hot. The 2 PM boat left at 3 PM.
Also, all we saw was like a jellyfish- so much for a "glass bottom".

only go for the boat ride as the boat ride is good but apart from that, not recommend this excursion.

Thank pas8u
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Reviewed 5 January 2016

we had high expectation about seeing all coral reef and sea creatures based on reading description from this tour. unfortunately we could not even find a single fish or any advertised sea creatures.

after boarding the ship we were told there is high wind and we might not be able to see any good view of coral reef and they even announced they will refund our money if we disembark before this cruise leaves dock. we decided to go with cruise since it was a pretty long wait and no one at the ticket counter had warned us about this when we were standing in line for almost a hour.

we just felt like wasting our 3 hour of precious time in key west for this not so memorable ride.

Thank dashny
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Reviewed 27 December 2015 via mobile

We just did this boat tour and regretted it! We were advised before we left the quay that the tour had changed and we could have a refund and get off if we wanted to but we unfortunately we stayed on. The tour was more about what we could have seen. You can see more interesting fish if you walk along the marina!

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