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Key West Eco Tours

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Address: 231 Margaret Street, Key West, FL 33040
Phone Number: +1 305-294-7245
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Sun - Sat 8:30 am - 10:00 pm
Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
Description: We offer a variety of options to explore and experience the natural...
We offer a variety of options to explore and experience the natural wonders of the Florida Keys. World class birdwatching, lush mangroves, coral & sponge gardens teeming with marine life. We offer guided eco tours, downwind kayak trails(easy paddling),paddleboard and kayak rentals, an all inclusive sail, kayak, snorkel charter, and evening sails. Key West's Best Eco-Experience Only in Key West can you experience a unique tropical ecosystem where marine life thrives in clear, calm, shallow waters. Key West Eco Tour’s experienced, friendly captains and nature guides introduce you to the pristine protected areas of the Florida Keys National Marine Sanctuary and Key West’s National Wildlife Refuge. Go on a journey into the Florida Key’s nursery for colorful fish, coral and sponge gardens, dense mangrove islands, and abundant birds.
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Awesome time kayaking and snorkeling!

We did the half day kayaking and snorkeling trip. We saw lots of wildlife including dolphins, turtles, several different kinds of birds, a shark, lobsters, and many other fish... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 31, 2015
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Prestonsburg, Kentucky

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Prestonsburg, Kentucky
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2015 NEW

We did the half day kayaking and snorkeling trip. We saw lots of wildlife including dolphins, turtles, several different kinds of birds, a shark, lobsters, and many other fish. The water was warm and clear. Our guide, John, was super nice and very knowledgeable.

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Columbus, Ohio
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015 NEW

My wife and I did the half day snorkeling and kayaking trip on the Java Cat. It was an all-around wonderful experience. The boat holds a max of 6 passengers, so you really feel like you're riding on your own personal boat. Our captain, Kelsey, was very friendly and knowledgeable. We were blessed with extremely calm seas on the day... More 

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Bristol, Connecticut
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2015

My husband and I did the half day sail, kayak and snorkel trip with Wendy as captain. We had an amazing time. There was only one other couple so it was a smaller more personalized experience. We absolutely loved the kayaking around the national refuge and even saw a nurse shark.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2015

What a wonderful experience. Bethany was unbelievable and the trip was all that I expected and more. Thanks again!!

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Cape Cod
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2015

My wife and I loved this excursion which included three fun activities into one trip. Kelsey was our captain and guide for the trip and was very professional and very knowledgeable about Key West history and local flora and fauna. We especially loved the intimate nature of the experience due to the fact that the Java cat only takes six... More 

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Concord, New Hampshire
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2015

It's always nice to be treated with respect and that is exactly the way it was on the Java Cat. Bethany created a calm, relaxing atmosphere that was much appreciated. The tour is limited to six people, perfect for our small family group. I highly recommend this trip, the kayaking was fascinating as we paddled through the mangroves and the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2015

My partner and I took a sail, kayak, snorkel half day excursion in the morning with Kelsey. It was amazing. We saw lots of wild life above and below the sea. The guide was very helpful with clear explications of the equipment.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2015

We did an afternoon kayaking trip. Our tour guide, Ellie, was knowledgeable, warm and friendly. You could tell she totally enjoyed her job. If you never been kayaking, no worries ... they will teach you. It was easy paddling. We kayaked through mangroves and loved the shade the mangroves provided (it was a hot sunny day). We saw some wildlife,... More 

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New Orleans, Louisiana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

We had a great time kayaking, enjoyed the peace and serenity, Tour guide very knowledgeable, hot not many wildlife

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Helsinki, Finland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

We enjoyed an afternoon sailing tour on the Java Cat and it was amazing! A perfect event for a family. We are a family of five and chartered a private trip. We sailed, enjoyed the sun and the shade, kayaked, snorkeled, saw and heard a lot of the Key west wildlife. After we had snorkeled we enjoyed a light lunch... More 

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Additional Information about Key West Eco Tours

Address: 231 Margaret Street, Key West, FL 33040
Phone Number: +1 305-294-7245
Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Florida Keys  >  Key West
Open Hours:
Sunday 8:30 am - 10:00 pm
Monday 8:30 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 8:30 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 8:30 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday 8:30 am - 10:00 pm
Friday 8:30 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday 8:30 am - 10:00 pm

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