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Dry Tortugas National Park

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Address: Key West, FL
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Dry Tortugas National Park Day Trip by Catamaran
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This Place Is Amazing!!

We traveled to the Dry Tortugas in January 2017 with our 7 year old son. We arrived via the ferry, which took approximately 2.5 hours one way. Once at the national park, we had... read more

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Christopher B
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Fort Collins, Colorado, United States
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Fort Collins, Colorado, United States
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We traveled to the Dry Tortugas in January 2017 with our 7 year old son. We arrived via the ferry, which took approximately 2.5 hours one way. Once at the national park, we had about 3-4 hours to wander around, look at the old fort, hang out on the beach and go snorkeling. Walking around the old fort, which was... More 

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Houston, Texas
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The trip to Dry Tortuga was amazing. A little island with so much history, great for snorkeling or just hanging around catching some sun. We booked this tour with one of their approved vendors that provided lunch once you got there so it was nice to take the food off the boat and just have a picnic. There are no... More 

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Cumming, Georgia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Traveled with husband and kids. Great views. Snorkeling around the Fort was fantastic. Long boat ride so make sure you bring cards or something for the kids. Enjoyed learning about the history.

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Charlottetown, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 101 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Interesting, but expensive 150/person, 2.5 hours travel on boat each way. Historical and very interesting site, a nice daylong outing. Sea was a little rough!get the anti-nausea medication at the service counter... $1 per pack! Worth it. If your main interest is the snorkeling, this is not the tour for you, but if you are interested in history, this is... More 

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Thank colleens941
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Our family (2 adults, 1 kid 8yrs) took the Dry Tortugas trip on Yankee Freedom III. Sadly, the weather did no cooperate as it was on and off rainy all day. That being said, the trip out was still wonderful! The crew on the boat were so friendly and organized. The main guide "Hollywood" gave such thorough information on everything... More 

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Indianapolis, Indiana
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Amazing snorkeling and bird-watching. If you enjoy snorkeling, be sure to visit the coal piers and go up and down the moat walls for the best views. Beware barracuda, though! The ferry trip is fun and relaxing with surprisingly good breakfast, lunch and drinks (for the trip home only). The fort itself is being slowly repaired - I've visited twice... More 

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South Venice, Florida
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The boat ride was enjoyable!! The crew did a great job at keeping everything in order!!!!! Breakfast and lunch were very good!!

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Clemson, SC
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

The Fort dates to the 18000 and is the place where Dr Mudd was incarcerated for aiding the assassin of Abraham Lincoln. A history buffs dream experience. You can also snorkel the beautiful waters surrounding the fort as long a you don't mind the threat of the resident crocodiles. It rained the day we were there but we still had... More 

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Painesville, Ohio
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

This was the big, exciting excursion for our trip to KW. I enjoyed the long boat ride out to it and overall it is pretty cool, but not as amazing as other reviews lead me to believe. Once there the fort is pretty cool, and there are some incredible views, but not all that different from Fort Zachary Taylor. You... More 

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Edenton, North Carolina
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

I definitely recommend this just to see this fort is pretty amazing and the fact that you can snorkel and see all kind of fish life is pretty amazing. There are two ways to get here by ferry or sea plane. If you are limited to time I would recommend the sea plane. The ferry is also a nice option... More 

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