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Key West Seaplane Adventures

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Key West Seaplane Adventures
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“sea turtles”(92 reviews)
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As the only air-service, we are by far the most exciting and convenient way to reach the Dry Tortugas, one of North America's most inaccessible National Parks. The Park lies in the blue-green waters of the Gulf of Mexico, 70 miles due west of Key...more
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3471 S Roosevelt Blvd, Key West International Airport, Key West, FL 33040
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Reviewed 3 days ago

in my opinion this is they way to go to fort jefferson beautiful flight 1/2 hr over 3hrs there to snorkel and explore 1/2 hr back. it is pricey but it beats getting sea sick on the ferry from key west and the view is...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank mark k
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

If anyone loves History and snorkeling pristine blue waters the trip by air to Fort Jefferson should be on one’s bucket list! My wife and I have taken the boat twice before which is nice but the view of the shallows, sunken wrecks, islands and...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank 425billyj
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was literally the best thing we did on the entire trip! We had Marcus as our pilot and he was absolutely fantastic. He narrated the whole journey and was extremely careful at takeoff and landing, and very accommodating to all of his guests on...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank CammyJo
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The whole trip was spectacular. All the staff were friendly, informed and very helpful. Our pilot made the ride extremely comfortable. Loved the music that played while he wasn’t pointing out turtles and sights. We even got to fly in the cockpit. Great experience! Views...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank wmst0329
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Loved the flight as the best thing about our visit to Fort Jefferson. So much to see as you fly low along the water. Unreal amount of sea turtles. Gary, our pilot, was great. All seats have windows and great view. Nice narration and history...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Patricia M
Reviewed 21 October 2018

I booked this as a surprise for my husband, I booked a full day trip and I am so glad I did! The half day just isn't enough time if you plan to explore the fort, the island and do some snorkeling. Check in was...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Irish68Boston
Reviewed 15 October 2018

We took the 8am Seaplane Adventures flight on September 15th. Flight out of key West and over the keys was serene and spectacular. Narration was informative alternated between recording and the pilot....when he spotted something he wanted us to see (either ship wrecks or wildlife)....More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 13 October 2018

We LOVED this adventure! We left from Key West airport and flew by water plane to Dry Tortugas national park. We took the morning option, which means we arrived hours before the ferry arrived and we had the place almost to ourselves. Only the other...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank ChrisInGilbert
Reviewed 11 October 2018

Incredible trip.We went on the 12:00 trip. I was a little concerned about the ferry being there with lots of people, but it wasn't a problem at all. We went in September, so of course it was hot. We are Floridians, so no problem for...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank nancy o
Reviewed 30 September 2018 via mobile

The best decision we made and worth every penny! My husband and I made a reservation for a 1/2 day trip, but it was cancelled do to the weather....no biggie...we knew it would be iffy with the forecast. We rescheduled for a later date with...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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7 May 2018|
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I think they would accommodate you. For us, we had a large beach bag for our things and had no problem.
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28 April 2018|
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We operate two DeHavilland Turbine Otter seaplanes. Each aircraft holds 10 passengers plus the pilot, giving us a capacity of 20 passengers for any time slot. All are window seats. Best, Key West Seaplane Adventures
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