We really enjoyed the sponge docks and learning the rich history of the area. You can view a great video and see old pictures in one of the shops if you want to learn more.
About Tarpon Springs Sponge Docks
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This is wonderful taste of what could be a Greek dockside. Fascinating to hear of the sponge diving and collection. We wandered the length of the dock marveling at the equipment used to descend in the waters that bore the sponges. The shops available near...More
Very charming small town and docks, plenty of trips on offer or just stroll the sidewalks peruse the sponge shops and have a Greek meal. Great place to hang out.
Love this place, and I've been back three times now. It never gets old. The shop inside will refund your parking if you make a purchase. So charming.
Spend the day strolling the docks, checking out the sponges, visiting the shops with Greek goodies. And of course, eating at the Greek restaurants.
This is our third visit to the sponge docks. When we are on the gulf coast we always try and visit Tarpon Springs and the Sponge Docks. There is a lot of interesting shops to visit and it's a great place to buy some sponges....More