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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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A Must See

If you have the time, and some money to blow, visiting the Dry Tortugas and Fort Jefferson will be worth both. The ferry ride on the Yankee Freedom was smooth, and the food they... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 28 August 2016
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Chesterfield, Virginia
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Chesterfield, Virginia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 August 2016

If you have the time, and some money to blow, visiting the Dry Tortugas and Fort Jefferson will be worth both. The ferry ride on the Yankee Freedom was smooth, and the food they provided for breakfast and lunch was pretty good for being included. Ryzee, our tour guide, was a wealth of knowledge about the Fort and the Park.... More 

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Indianapolis, Indiana
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 August 2016

Highly recommend spending a day visiting the Dry Tortugas. Especially recommend taking the SeaPlane. It's pricey, but well worth it. Take the provided snorkeling gear & snorkel around the perimeter (or part of it). Fantastic!

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Apex, North Carolina
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 August 2016 via mobile

My 10 year old son and I visited and just had a ball!! We took the sea plane over (an ABSOLUTE MUST) and enjoyed our time exploring the fort, watching crabs eat a fallen coconut, snorkeling among many fish and finding conch shells in the water (we didn't take them out!). Best of all, was the outstanding service. Since there... More 

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Long Key, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 August 2016

Dry tortugas is always great. The fort it's self is interesting. It is an amazing trip if you love forts and water. We like to walk around the fort and then spend the rest of the day snorkeling aronud the fort.

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Sugarloaf Key, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 August 2016

Our family took the Dry Tortugas trip on the Yankee Freedom in April. I have not been out there in nearly a decade and it is still a very amazing place to visit. The views from atop the fort are amazing and going through the fort is a good walking tour for all ages. Be sure to ask about the... More 

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Garland, Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 August 2016

Heard about this national park and instantly wanted to go. 70 miles due west of Key West and only way to get there is by seaplane or ferry. I took the seaplane and loved it. Got great aerial photos. Fort is largest brick structure in the Western Hemisphere. Amazing views.

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Phoenix, Arizona
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2016

Enjoyed this day trip to the Dry Tortugas N.P. via the Yankee Freedom. We explored Fort Jefferson, walked the moat around it (waters are so clear and blue you can see the wildlife swimming nearby), and tried some snorkeling. The tour includes breakfast and lunch on the ferry, and drinks and snacks you pay for on the way back to... More 

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Fort Myers, Florida
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

This seems like one of the first opportunities for the government to have wasted money back in the 1800s. No matter how it's portrayed, its construction really made little sense. It's definitely interesting to explore. The park rangers are extremely enthusiastic. As a boater who anchored here for 3 nights, we were irritated by a commercial boater anchored there who... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2016

The kids and I went to Gry Trotugas National Park with Key West Seaplane Adventures which was an experience of a life time. We spent a whole day on the island, visiting Fort Jefferson and the very friendly visitors center. Snorkeling around the Fort, swimming in the blue warm water and fishing some great fish. We met a very nice... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

It was a getaway from paradise. My wife took me to the Dry Tortugas for my birthday and my goal was to be disconnected. It worked no service, but the natural beauty made me want to stay. I know we will be back again soon!

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