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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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Beautiful and historic getaway close to Key West

Excellent view into key history of the military in the keys. Suggest being mobile to take in this site. Great audio walking tour. Wonderful snorkeling. The boat ride is relatively... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 days ago
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Key West, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Excellent view into key history of the military in the keys. Suggest being mobile to take in this site. Great audio walking tour. Wonderful snorkeling. The boat ride is relatively smooth due to its size. The plane is MUCH faster.

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Dartmouth, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

If you like to combine history with beauty this is the trip for you. The only negative is the ferry ride is 2.5 hours. However the boat, the Yankee Freedom III, along with the crew makes it pass quickly. Our guide, "Hollywood" was full of energy and made the entire day enjoyable. The rest of the crew is friendly and... More 

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Juneau, AK
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Wife and I took an excursion to Fort Jefferson in the Dry Tortugas, 70 miles west of Key West, during our first trip to the Keys in December 2016. I would venture that most people who do this go for the snorkeling and camping. Along with six other patrons, we were the exception. There are two ways to get here,... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

While at Fort Jefferson, we snorkled and took the tour of the old fort. The breakfast and lunch served on board the boat was very good!

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Boca Raton, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Fort Jefferson is a very interesting historic site/ruins as it is well weathered by time. The island is dry as a bone with no natural water other than rainfall. Summertime? Invest in lots of hydration, I live ~200 miles north of DTNP and the difference in UV intensity is noticeable. Invest in a white rash guard with good UV protection... More 

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Sayreville, New Jersey, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Spending Thanksgiving on Dry Tortugas was not the best idea, but this tour was great! They gave you breakfast and lunch as part of the package, which was very good and you also got the use of snorkeling gear to check out the reefs around the island. It was the perfect amount of time for the activities available. The weather... More 

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LAKELAND FL
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Your trip to the National park will take all day. Make sure you book your tour well in advance. It is a popular tour and usually filled to capacity at ( 150 persons). The trip is 2 1/2 hours in each direction. The ferry departs at 8 am. Breakfast is served until only 830 but surprisingly that did give everyone... More 

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Somerset, Wisconsin
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We headed out to the Tortugas on the Yankee Freedom Ferry. Other than the Ferry being a very long ride both there and back, the Fort was really cool. The snorkeling was ok compared to other reefs we had been to in the keys.

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Key West, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We took the whole family last year for Christmas and plan to do it again. The water is so pretty and the snorkeling is great. I have never seen so many conch in one place.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Amazing way to witness the wonders of the expansive non-polluted night sky. The short boat ride is very pleasant, comfortable and full of scenic ocean life. Highly recommended excursion for the entire family!

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