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Dry Tortugas National Park, FL
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Reviewed 18 June 2012

There are two ways to get out here. One is by boat and the other is by air. The boat ride is long no doubt about it but it is a part of the experience. We watched the seaplane land and leave and quite frankly...More

6  Thank travelertoo2
Reviewed 9 June 2012

This is the best thing to do on a trip to Florida & possibly the most beautiful clear water I have ever seen.

5  Thank lpo1
Reviewed 12 April 2012

We opted to visit Fort Jefferson by way of the Yankee Freedom cruise ship. We booked online and followed their recommendations to the letter. Our experience was wonderful. The boat ride was pleasant with calm seas on that day, albeit it ended up being extremely...More

3  Thank Dianne G
Reviewed 6 April 2012

This was my second visit to the Dry Tortugas. Many folks who visit the Florida Keys are not even aware of its existance. It is 70 miles west of Key West reachable only by boat or sea plane. Both services are available out of Key...More

6  Thank OrionTacco
Reviewed 22 February 2012

We love history so this was very interesting for my husband and myself. It was quite windy for some of the boat ride over, several people were getting sick. (On the way back, more people bought dramamine). We tried snorkelling but because of the wind,...More

1  Thank MstqMI
Reviewed 16 January 2012

In early December, 2011 my husband and I booked a trip aboard the Yankee Freedom to Dry Tortugas park. It was advertised as "one of the best snorkeling locations in the world". It was not. We did not see one fish, not even a bait...More

4  Thank matey15
Reviewed 5 November 2011

Once we arrived at the island we took a tour of the fort and then headed down to the beach for swimming and snorkeling. It was great to explore the clear waters and see the various fish and some small sharks and other waterlife.

1  Thank soaringtree
Reviewed 12 September 2011

A definite only I would spend all of my time in the water with the fish! The Tarpin are incredible I have snorkled many parts of the Carribbean but never have we seen such large Tarpin..They were at least 8 ft long and 200 lbs....More

6  Thank cicero59
Reviewed 21 July 2011

We chose to take the seaplane - although expensive ($245 per person) it was a few ($80) dollars more than the ferry and was only 40 minutes. The plane ride was fantastic and kind of romantic... The pilot's commentary was great (and appropriate). We saw...More

9  Thank NewTexican
Reviewed 5 July 2011

The fort is AMAZING. It's much bigger that it looks in the pictures. The rangers and volunteers are great. They take such good care of the monument that it was a very good experience. I would love to volunteer there for a month. The view...More

4  Thank Mhoneydo
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