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Address: 231 Margaret St, Key West, FL 33040-6639
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+1 305-294-7245
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08:30 - 22:00
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Sun - Sat 08:30 - 22:00
Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
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We offer a variety of options to explore and experience the natural wonders...

We offer a variety of options to explore and experience the natural wonders of the Florida Keys. World class birdwatching, lush mangroves, coral & sponge gardens teeming with marine life. We offer guided eco tours, downwind kayak trails(easy paddling),paddleboard and kayak rentals, an all inclusive sail, kayak, snorkel charter, and evening sails.

Key West's Best Eco-Experience

Only in Key West can you experience a unique tropical ecosystem where marine life thrives in clear, calm, shallow waters. Key West Eco Tour’s experienced, friendly captains and nature guides introduce you to the pristine protected areas of the Florida Keys National Marine Sanctuary and Key West’s National Wildlife Refuge. Go on a journey into the Florida Key’s nursery for colorful fish, coral and sponge gardens, dense mangrove islands, and abundant birds.

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US$123.63*
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Catamaran Eco-Adventure with Kayaking Tour and Snorkeling
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US$69.88*
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Geiger Key Backcountry Kayak Eco Tour

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Tortuga Jack except no substitute

We took am2 hour kayak tour at Geiger Key... A MUST DO!! Great company picked us up and dropped us off, explained each step of the trip great equipment great people. Tortuga Jack... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 days ago
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Manville, New Jersey
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Manville, New Jersey
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21 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We took am2 hour kayak tour at Geiger Key... A MUST DO!! Great company picked us up and dropped us off, explained each step of the trip great equipment great people. Tortuga Jack was an awesome guide. Very knowledgeable with a great personality. Can't wait to go back again.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

We had a fantastic tour with an exceptional guide, Jessica. Her background in marine biology is extensive and she constantly sought out opportunities for us to explore vegetation and wildlife under and adjacent to the sea. This company offers transportation to and from the kayaking location, which was a wonderful service. This was a great outing!

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NEW BRUNSWICK
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

My wife and I went out for a four hour trip of kayaking and snorkeling in Key West. We had a wonderful time. Key West Eco Tours is well organized, efficient, customer-oriented and fun. Our Captain, Jane, was an extremely knowledgeable guide about what we were seeing and the ecosystem we were in. Also quite personable and interesting. She brought... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

We took a morning sailing/kayaking/snorkeling trip on a Saturday morning. We had a fantastic time with Jane our captain. She was friendly, welcome and super informative. It was so nice to go out with a small group and really experience the Keys. I would highly recommend this company for a half day trip while in key west.

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Collegeville, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We booked the 2 pm trip and it was fantastic. Captain John was a great host and full of information about the Eco system and the island. There were 6 of on the trip and the pace was slow and relaxing. We enjoyed a sail out to kayaking spot, calm seas made it an easy paddle over to Mule Key.... More 

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

My wife and I had a wonderful experience. John our guide was awesome, the boat was in great shape, small and fun to be on with only 7 people verses the giant Fury tours. Saw lots of wild life, good food and a beautiful day.

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Kilgore, Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great morning with perfect conditions! The first good thing about this tour is that there only six people plus the guide on the catamaran which makes for a very personal experience. We "sailed"(no wind) out to a small key and kayaked around seeing rays, small sharks and many birds and paddled up into the mangrove trees. Returned to boat and... More 

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Carla B, Owner at Key West Eco Tours, responded to this review

Thank you for taking time out of your day to give us a 5 star review. Java Cat is the perfect sailboat to take into the Key West National Wildlife Refuge. We keep our groups small to insure our guest a very personalized tour. Thanks for visiting Key West! More 

Laurel, Maryland
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I did the kayak tour. Margo was our guide and was fantastic! From the pickup at our hotel to drop off, she told us a lot about the area and wildlife. Kayaking was easy and we saw a fair amount of bird and aquatic life. Loved going through the mangroves. The water was crystal clear. Highly recommend... More 

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Carla B, Owner at Key West Eco Tours, responded to this review

Thank you for choosing to go out with us on our Backcountry Kayak & Paddleboard Tour. We are very fortunate to have Margot with her wealth of knowledge on our team. I really appreciate you taking the time to write us a review. More 

Waretown, New Jersey
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

You cannot beat the knowledge, friendliness, and enthusiasm from any of the guides working with Key West Eco Tours. My husband and I were repeat customers taking the kayaking and snorkeling tour. Book an afternoon tour and get the bonus of viewing the gorgeous Key West sunset on your way back. This tour is well worth the price (and then... More 

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Carla B, Owner at Key West Eco Tours, responded to this review

Thank you for your review and many thanks for coming back out with us on Java Cat for a second trip. This time of year with the sun setting early in the day we are able to catch that famous Key West Sunset. We love Java Cat & are glad you do too! More 

Chattanooga, Tennessee
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I thoroughly enjoyed our tour with Captain Kelsey on the Java Cat. She is a seasoned sailor and very knowledgeable about the waters, flora and fauna around KW. We had a lovely sail to the mangrove islands where we kayaked around and through the swamps and then back to the catamaran for a short sail to a... More 

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Carla B, Owner at Key West Eco Tours, responded to this review

Thank you for taking time out of your day to write a review. We agree Captain Kelsey is great and she loves to sail! Java Cat is the perfect platform to relax and view natures wonders! More 

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