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Key West Seaplane Adventures

Key West Int'l Airport, 3471 S. Roosevelt Blvd, Key West, FL 33040
305-293-9300
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Ranked #2 of 304 activities in Key West
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Tours
Owner description: 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... more » Owner description: 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 West, FL. Low altitude sightseeing flight, great snorkeling, pristine beaches, tour Fort Jefferson & bird watching. Morning, Afternoon & full day tours. « less
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014 NEW via mobile

Perfect day to end my vacation to Key West. The sea plane was so exciting and Fort Jefferson was amazing to explore. It's worth the money.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014 NEW via mobile

What a fun trip to the dry tortugas! The plane ride was so interesting and fun!! The snorkeling was right off the beach...saw lots of fish. Would highly recommend.

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West Conshohocken, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014 NEW

Just the plane ride to Ft Jefferson is worth the cost of the trip! You cruise at about 500 feet above the water and get to see all of the small islands that populate this part of the Gulf. We must have seen 200 sea turtles swimming between the flight to and from Ft. Jefferson. Our pilot John was awesome... More

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Park Ridge, New Jersey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014 NEW

If you can afford to do it.....you should. Everything and everyone I dealt with was knowledgable, profeesional and a pleasure to deal with. Our pilot was a wealth of knowledge and extremely pleasant. It didn't hurt that he was a "Jersey" guy, just like this guy, and no there was no fist pumping on the flight! The flight down and... More

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Madrid
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014 NEW

We chose the 10am trip which was perfect in July as we were worried about afternoon storms which are frequent and the trip could not have been more perfect. The flight was amazing and both my husband and I with our 12 year old son loved the views, we saw turtles, shipwrecks and sharks! John our pilot was brill, calm... More

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Miami, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014 NEW

Excellent service! Angelica in the office is an angel :) Thank you! Richard our pilot ... very professional, knowledgeable .... Nice job! I highly recommend.

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Lumberton
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014 NEW via mobile

I have recommended this trip to everyone that sakes me about visiting Key West. We finally go our chance to fly, on a Thursday afternoon for the late 1/2 day trip after being weathered out on Tuesday. We were also rained out last year. We arrived on Tuesday afternoon excited and ready to go, but about 15 minutes before departure... More

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Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

Visited the Keys on a couples trip with my wife. The Seaplane trip was a highlight of the whole trip. We flew to the Dry Tortugas, opting to skip the boat ride for the 'experience' of the plane flight. I do have to say that finding the airport was a bit challenging, and it was an early morning, so we... More

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

This is a must-do. What an amazing time! Check-in was smooth, the narration on the flight is very helpful, and you get to see some amazing sights along the way. Try to grab the co-pilot seat on the in or out legs. It's really something.

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Birmingham, Alabama
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

Definitely pay the extra and do the sea plane. You get amazing views of the keys and learn a lot of history. My 16 and 18 year old loved it. We did the 2 pm trip and we were on the Dry Tortugas with only a few people. The boat tour had just left. Snorkeling was great. Very clear water.

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