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Key West Dry Tortugas Seaplane Day Tours - CLOSED

5001 5th Ave, Key West, FL 33040-5731
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Must Do if you are in Key West

What a wonderful experience! Take off and see Key West, marine life, ship wrecks a bit of history... read more

Reviewed 3 March 2018
Kevin C
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North Carolina, United States
Beautiful scenery

It's my second time on seaplane, and it 's good. Our guide's very nice and informative. The top... read more

Reviewed 9 April 2017
Simon V
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Thailand
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Daily flights depart from Key West traveling seventy miles offshore to the historic Dry Tortugas Fort Jefferson National Park. Fully narrated flight, morning and afternoon Half-day and Full-day excursions.Seaplane service includes snorkeling gear and small cooler with soft drinks.
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5001 5th Ave, Key West, FL 33040-5731
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Reviewed 3 March 2018

What a wonderful experience! Take off and see Key West, marine life, ship wrecks a bit of history of Fort Jefferson on the way to the Dry Tortugas. Gary our pilot was great. Smooth take offs and landings. His play list in our head phones...More

Thank Kevin C
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Reviewed 9 April 2017

It's my second time on seaplane, and it 's good. Our guide's very nice and informative. The top view of Dry Tortugas is exceptional! It's save a lot of time getting there. The national park is beautiful and quiet. If you don't like crowded or...More

1  Thank Simon V
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Reviewed 6 October 2016

I highly recommend this trip!! The ride is so beautiful. The pilot was so cool. It was the highlight of our vacation. Well worth the money.

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Reviewed 12 July 2016

Our pilot, Marcus, was a great guide pointing out the numerous ship wrecks, sea turtles, sharks and other features you could clearly see form the plane ride. the island and tour of Ft. Jefferson was interesting and the snorkeling there was fair. we really enjoyed...More

Thank Ron C
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Reviewed 28 June 2016

The seaplane ride to the Dry Tortugas is worth the cost. Flying above the water at about 500 feet allows a great view of the underwater sights and you get to see sea turtles and other sorts of marine life. Spotted a shark. The park...More

Thank dharp
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Reviewed 30 January 2016

To start off, the seaplane was amazing! I am not a fan of planes, but this was the coolest thing to do in a plane. You are flying so close to the ocean you can see sooooo many sea turtles and the water is beautiful!...More

Thank Robin P
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Reviewed 26 January 2016

The seaplane tour to Dry Tortugas National Park and Fort Jefferson was absolutely the highlight or our Key West trip. Key West Seaplane Adventures especially pilot Gary were very professional and attentive to the needs of their guests. Definitely worth the extra cost and more...More

Thank Inangaf
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Reviewed 14 September 2015

This fort is in the middle of nowhere in the Gulf of Mexico so you either take a whole day to take a boat out and back or a half-day flight in a seaplane. Go with the seaplane for a unique experience and you have...More

Thank Bette R
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Reviewed 10 August 2015

We flight with John, the sea plane is small only 10 people inside so you've got the impression you're a privilege person. It takes less than an hour to get there, then you've got 2.5 hours on the place to visit the fort and to...More

Thank Florence L
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Reviewed 1 July 2015

Absolutely breathtaking scenery and flight. Everyone gets a window seat in this little seaplane, informative commentary form our pilot for the way Evan.

Thank Wendy S
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