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Biscayne National Park

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9700 SW 328th St, Homestead, FL 33033-5634
+1 786-335-3644
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Join us for guided experiences that can include sailing, snorkeling, paddling and exploring the islands.The Institute provides many educational and exciting experiences while you are visiting the park including wildlife watching, boating, paddling, sailing, snorkeling, and much more.
  • Excellent54%
  • Very good30%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“visitor center” (50 reviews)
“boat tour” (36 reviews)
“rent kayaks” (6 reviews)
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Hours Today: 09:00 - 17:00
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
LOCATION
9700 SW 328th St, Homestead, FL 33033-5634
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+1 786-335-3644
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"visitor center"
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"boat tour"
in 36 reviews
"rent kayaks"
in 6 reviews
"nice boardwalk"
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"overlooking the water"
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"miami skyline"
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"snorkeling trips"
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"coral reef"
in 6 reviews
"sea life"
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"make reservations"
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"picnic area"
in 6 reviews
"eco system"
in 3 reviews
"light house"
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"the crystal clear water"
in 3 reviews
"the florida keys"
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"rocking chairs"
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"saw dolphins"
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Beautiful views. We took a lovely boat around some small islands that are a part of the park. There was a lot of wildlife to see, in the air as well as in the water. If you are a National Park fan you must see...More

Thank Lnorbs
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The Biscayne Institute provides several great boat trips and tours that really get you out into the park. I think it is the best way to discover ad explore the national park. I took an afternoon boat trip to Boca Chita Key, which was lovely...More

Thank karen5326
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My family has been wanting to visit this park for some time and enjoyed it very much. There is plenty to do and a whole day should about cover it.

Thank Joe K
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Amazing park, do what you have to to get out to Boca Chita or one of the other keys. It’s amazing and feels like you are visiting another country

Thank nateasmith42
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful park with blue waters .. fishing , boating all recommended . We saw lot of coral reef , not very big park. You can see Miami skyline from the telescope in the park . Picnic tables available . Canoe for rent available

Thank Maulshree1985
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited Biscayne NP after learning about it while doing the Everglades NP junior ranger program. Biscayne was not part of our planned itinerary, but it turned out to be our family's favorite stop (OK, aside from the big roller coasters at Universal). Our kids...More

1  Thank Chicag02007
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We took the all day speed boat, snorkeling, and paddle boarding tour. We went 8 miles straight out to the reef, and snorkeled. We stopped for a short visit on Adams key. Then we experienced paddle boarding for the first time in the mangroves, and...More

Thank cybersold
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What a park! Biscayne Bay National Park is incredible - with lots to see and do. The water is clear and blue. Check out the kayak rentals, or take a Ranger guided tour through the area. The rangers are very friendly and knowledgeable, and are...More

Thank Kristin B
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We took the boat ride to Boca Chita key. It takes a hour to get there. You get an hour on the island. And it’s an hour back. There is a park ranger on board to answer your questions. The boat has a bathroom and...More

Thank AndyB5542
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

By far worth the time and money. The staff is well educated, professional and interested you learning and enjoying the site.

Thank sewmagic5038
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ReadorUs
14 November 2017|
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Response from CindyCookRN | Reviewed this property |
You need to be able to swim. You can't stand up in the marine sanctuary.
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Todd T
2 January 2017|
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Response from SLPinChicago | Reviewed this property |
When we went after Christmas, the water was a little chilly for the kids to swim.
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srow2016
16 August 2016|
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Response from sandy f | Reviewed this property |
Hi-I'm not sure. We took the boat ride which was great big I'm not sure what you can rent there
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