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Reviewed 21 May 2018

A must if you go to the Keys. We took the Freedom III Ferry and booked online. The staff and tour guide were amazing. The snorkeling for a novice like me was unbelievable. We saw coral and all kinds of fish and a sea urchin....More

Thank Danielle T
Reviewed 20 May 2018

It's a bit of a long ride out to the park and on a bad weather day I can see it being dicey. They called the seas moderate but we had no ill effects either out or in, nor did we see anyone on board...More

Thank bbroders
Reviewed 20 May 2018 via mobile

Dry Tortugas National Park is a national treasure and wonderful place to visit with friends and family. The Yankee Freedom ferry is well organized and clean with a friendly crew. Hollywood was a wonderful host. The park is situated on a small island with a...More

Thank Darryl K
Reviewed 17 May 2018

By all means, if you are going to Key West, try to allow an entire day to visit this park. It is fairly expensive, but you are going on a large National Park boat 70 miles offshore and the price also includes a nice breakfast...More

1  Thank Tommye J
Reviewed 15 May 2018 via mobile

We visited via the Key West Seaplane adventures company so got amazing views from the air. The waters are crystal clear allowing you to see sharks and sea turtles. At fort Jefferson you are free to explore in your own time and do see the...More

Thank Lg170291
Reviewed 15 May 2018

... pretty sure that paradise looks very much like this...! The ride over there is very enjoyable... the time spent there is enough to snorkel, swim and visit the fort... (the island is small!!)... and you are back in town right for the sunset! Can't...More

Thank Nurrina79
Reviewed 15 May 2018

The Park itself is beautiful. Even with the all boats and planes visiting you can find a spot and be by yourself. BUT It is not worth the 2.5 hour boat ride out and back. It is a loooooong ride. If you chose to go,...More

1  Thank erica210
Reviewed 15 May 2018

This was a beautiful place to visit and would be ideal for camping. For a day trip though, it was a bit too short of a time onshore. the ride out to the park is about 1.5 hours (same with ride back) so be prepared...More

1  Thank Liz M
Reviewed 14 May 2018

Our family is trying to visit all of the national parks, so off we went to Dry Tortugas. This was an amazing trip in every way -- the fort has great historic value, the water is amazingly beautiful, and the day was so much fun!...More

7  Thank cogaha
Reviewed 13 May 2018 via mobile

Very interesting fort ( Fort Jefferson) that you can explore at your own pace. A lot of history and artifacts in this National Park. Great snorkeling off the shore. $10 park admission. Bathrooms are available. You can get here by ferry (4 hr round trip)...More

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13 September 2018|
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Response from Sam D | Reviewed this property |
There are 2 options; seaplane round trip from Key West Intl Airport morning and afternoon flights or commercial cruise boat round trip daily from the Key West FL Marina, end of Duval Street, towards cruise ship docks. A... More
Karly B
26 August 2018|
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Response from Jason M | Reviewed this property |
The North Coaling Dock Ruins had thousands of Silver Side Fish being ran by a school of Tarpons, which we were swimming among. We also saw a sting ray and 2 juvenile Barracudas there. Both the North and South Coaling dock... More
Ami W
2 August 2018|
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Response from Helen C | Reviewed this property |
I didn’t see any crocodiles but I don’t know where he hangs out...