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Key West Seaplane Adventures

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Address: Key West Int'l Airport, 3471 S. Roosevelt Blvd, Key West, FL 33040
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+1 305-293-9300
08:00 - 19:00
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As the only air-service, we are by far the most exciting and convenient way...

As the only air-service, we are by far the most exciting and convenient way to reach the Dry Tortugas, one of North America's most inaccessible National Parks. The Park lies in the blue-green waters of the Gulf of Mexico, 70 miles due west of Key West, FL. Low altitude sightseeing flight, great snorkeling, pristine beaches, tour Fort Jefferson & bird watching. Morning, Afternoon & full day tours.

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Cancelled Trip Due to High Winds. Thanks for Considering Our Safety.

They cancelled our trip due to high winds and gave a full refund. I know many people wouldn't leave a positive review, but as a pilot I appreciate them putting our safety before... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Houston, Texas

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Houston, Texas
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55 reviews
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Reviewed 1 week ago

They cancelled our trip due to high winds and gave a full refund. I know many people wouldn't leave a positive review, but as a pilot I appreciate them putting our safety before their profits. Throughout the booking and the day of the trip their communication was very timely and professional. I will happily book with them again the next... More 

1 Thank bmmartino
Wilmington, Delaware
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107 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Best way to get to Fort Jefferson national Park in the dry Tortugas takes approximately 30 to 35 minutes to do the flight our pilot Gary was very professional. If you get a chance sit up in the cockpit with him and take some video of taking off and landing dry Tortuga's highly highly recommend this way Of traveling to... More 

1 Thank LouPerti81662
Charlotte, NC
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39 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My sister had never done the trip to Dry Tortugas so I recommended the seaplane trip and she LOVED IT! Our pilot, Rob, was great, very friendly, shared fun quips and stories and kept everyone informed about special things along the way. He was a great 'narrator' during the flights both out and back, and really enhanced the trip. The... More 

Thank JohnOfSouthCharlotte
Georgetown, Delaware
2 reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Captain Rob was our pilot. He was awesome and the trip spectacular! Definitely recommend going by seaplane, trip was smooth and views were unbelievable. Highly recommended!

Thank Donna S
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206 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 75 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Dry Tortugas is a must when visiting Key West and I can honestly say that the seaplane is the best value out there! Yes it is double tie ferry cost however think about what you get! A 40 min beautiful ride with 8 other people your captain guides you through history and sights as you soar just under 600 feet... More 

1 Thank WillIGoBack
San Antonio, Texas
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is the BEST way to see Dry Tortuga. The company is professional and efficient. They give you a small cooler for you to use while on Dry tortuga, as well as snorkel gear. There isn't any fresh water on the island. Compostable toilets until the ferry gets there and then you use the restrooms on the ferry. The plane... More 

Thank peacefuldb B
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We decided to spend some extra on the seaplane instead of the ferry, so glad we did! The seaplane was a part of the fun and adventure instead of just a mode of transportation to the island. Captain Rob was great. Got to sit in the co-pilot seat on the way back! Highly recommend taking the first flight of the... More 

Thank Mike F
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56 reviews
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

What a blast! We decide to take the Sea Plane rather than the Ferry because it was faster and a LOT more fun. How many people can say they landed and took off from the Water? We had my wife and I along with our kids 12 and 14. They LOVED putting on the headsets and looking out the windows.... More 

Thank Mark B
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104 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A most excellent way to get to Dry Tortugas! Pilot Rob was great, pointing out sea turtles, sharks and rays! Trip lasts about 35 minutes and you then have about 2 1/2 hours to explore the Fort and snorkel. This may seem a bit hurried, but was ample time for us. Highly recommend!

1 Thank Nicolepb
Fort Myers, Florida
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

These guys are the best. Laid back, easy going wonderful pilots and ground crew. Gary, our pilot was awesome! He pointed out all the sights to see in the water and some history of the area. If you don't want to spend all day there, fly with these guys. You will spend 1/2 day and still have time to visit... More 

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