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Purple Island Parasail

#16 of 154 Tours in Islamorada
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Address: 81801 Overseas Hwy, Cheeca Lodge, Islamorada, FL 33036-3631
Phone Number: +1 305-363-8089
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10:00 - 17:00
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Sun - Sat 10:00 - 17:00
Recommended length of visit: <1 hour
Description:

The only parasail flight on the ocean side in Islamorada with spectacular...

The only parasail flight on the ocean side in Islamorada with spectacular views of the coral reefs, Alligator Reef Lighthouse, and Cheeca Rocks!

Fly over the crystal clear blue waters of the Florida Keys! Remarkable sights including sea turtles, dolphin, manatee and other marine life. Open every day weather permitting. Fun for the whole family.

Private charters available! Call for more information on private groups!

Operating from the dock of the historic Cheeca Lodge at MM 82. Trips leave on the hour. Handicap accessible and experience flying those with functional needs.

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Friendly Service with Plenty of Smiles

We had a blast. Very knowledgeable crew. Smiling, making Jokes and taking lots of pictures. They called to reschedule due to high winds and got it in the next day.

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5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 days ago
Alan A
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Tulsa, Oklahoma
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Tulsa, Oklahoma
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We had a blast. Very knowledgeable crew. Smiling, making Jokes and taking lots of pictures. They called to reschedule due to high winds and got it in the next day.

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Thank Alan A
CaptainBryan2016, Owner at Purple Island Parasail, responded to this review

We are so happy that we were able to wait out the weather conditions until it was safe get you flying! Thank you so much for understanding that we only fly in safe wind and weather conditions! Our customer reviews and feedback mean the world to a little small business like us. Please come see us again the next time... More 

Lake Worth, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

My daughter wanted to go pradailing for her 6th birthday. These guys were fantastic. My 2 girls were not nervous at all. Nothing but smiles. They can't wait to go back again.

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CaptainBryan2016, Owner at Purple Island Parasail, responded to this review

We are so happy that your girls had a good time flying with us! Thank you so much for the kind review! Please come back and see us the next time you are in Islamorada! More 

New York City, New York
2 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The guys at Purple Island Parasail were great. My husband and I took our 2 boys ages 13 and 11 and felt very safe during the whole experience. The guys knew what they were doing and made sure we had a safe and memorable time! Highly recommend.

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CaptainBryan2016, Owner at Purple Island Parasail, responded to this review

We are so happy to hear that you enjoyed your experience flying with us here in Islamorada! Please come see us again the next time you visit the Florida Keys! More 

Chesterfield, Virginia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I booked this "bucket-list" experience for my sister and I, along with two 'tweens. We were very excited but truthfully a little nervous since we get seasick and we are afraid of heights...but no worries. Captain Bryan and his First Mate put us at ease. They were very professional and safety conscience. The flight was marvelous....as mentioned in previous reviews,... More 

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Summer D, Owner at Purple Island Parasail, responded to this review

Thank you so much for the awesome review! We enjoyed having you on the boat! Come back and fly with us the next time you visit Islamorada or the Florida Keys!! More 

Fort Lauderdale, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I flew with Purple Island parasail yesterday. It was a very safe and great feeling experience. I would recommend this operation to anyone that has ever thought about doing it.

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CaptainBryan2016, Owner at Purple Island Parasail, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your review! Please come fly with us again when you are visiting the Florida Keys!! More 

Naples, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Brian and the gentleman with him were courteous and funny.... gave perfect Instructions. The I couldn't have asked for a more perfect view. We saw everything and the pictures they took were great

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CaptainBryan2016, Owner at Purple Island Parasail, responded to this review

We are so happy that you liked your photo package! Thank you also for the kind review! Please come fly with us again the next time you visit Islamorada or the Florida Keys! More 

West Palm Beach, Florida
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

super knowledgeable! put us at ease before heading up! great experience! explained the process- and what to expect! we also got an awesome scan disk filled with photos and video!

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CaptainBryan2016, Manager at Purple Island Parasail, responded to this review

We are so happy to hear that you enjoyed yourself! Thank you very much for the kind review. Come back and see us again the next time you want to parasail in the Florida Keys! More 

Yorktown, Virginia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

First time went with my sis in law. Was worth every penny guys were awesome and was a beautiful view and memory to last forever Thanks guys

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CaptainBryan2016, Owner at Purple Island Parasail, responded to this review

You are more than welcome! Thank you for the kind words! We feel privileged to have been able to share in your memories! Come fly with us again the next time you visit Islamorada in the Florida Keys! More 

Reading, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2016

my wife and I experienced parasailing for the first time and thoroughly enjoyed the view from 350 feet. the crew was great and helped us relax and have a good time.

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CaptainBryan2016, Owner at Purple Island Parasail, responded to this review

Thank you for the review and the kind words! Come fly with us again the next time you are in Islamorada in the Florida Keys! More 

Nashville, Tennessee
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 October 2016 via mobile

We had excellent time. Three kids enjoyed it throughly. Felt like they went out of their way to help us enjoy the trip. Great memory!

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CaptainBryan2016, Owner at Purple Island Parasail, responded to this review

Thank you so much for the kind review! Come fly with us again the next time you are in Islamorada! More 

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