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Address: 9700 SW 328 Street, Homestead, FL 33033
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This national park is one that needs to be seen from the sea and not from the land at the Dante Fascell Visitor Center. Although there are some things to see and a small... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed September 2, 2015
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78 reviews
26 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2015 NEW

This national park is one that needs to be seen from the sea and not from the land at the Dante Fascell Visitor Center. Although there are some things to see and a small boardwalk to walk, it appeared to us that under the sea is where you want to be. The VC was closed, although we were there during... More 

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Virginia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2015

Great visitor center and Boardwalk hike at the waters edge but they currently don't have a concession contract so no way to get to reef if you don't have your own boat which is a bummer. They did say they are working on it.

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Lancaster, Ohio
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2015

Got my stamp and talked to the ranger and learned quite a bit--very nice. We walked around and saw that most is underwater and there is tons for you to do here--fishing to scuba etc. check it out and plan going on top and under the water--very pretty area.

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Fort Lauderdale, Florida
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

Biscayne National Park is primarily a marine park that requires a private or charter vessel to explore the keys just north of Key Largo and only accessible by water. The mainland portion is great for kayaking, sailing, fishing, picnicing or just relaxing. Park staff and visitors lead a Family Fun Fest and provide kayak lessons and tours during the winter... More 

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Arlington, Texas
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2015

Love that these beaches were less populated than other beaches in the Miami area. The downside is that if you need a restroom you're going to walk to find one. You pay to enter the park but once you're in you're free to visit any of the beaches. The water is clear, the sand was clean, we had a great... More 

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Blackwood, New Jersey
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2015

My husband and I visited the Everglades and Biscayne National Parks in May 2015. We originally planning on snorkeling with a company who cancelled on us last minute. So happy they did because we booked a fishing trip (with Miami Inshore Fishing Charters- highly recommended) and we got a full tour of what most people don't get to see! The... More 

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Virginia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2015

I'd been traveling between airports and along strip malls in central Florida for two days before arriving at Biscayne National Park. At my first site of blue, blue water I was blown away. Bad weather soon moved in which made the park beautiful in a completely different way. Park staff - both interpretive guides as well as rangers - were... More 

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West Virginia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2015

We enjoyed this as a stop along the way from Miami to the Keys. It was a great place to walk around (great walk ways along the water) and to learn about the Keys. The placards on the grounds and the museum were very informative. We were there for about an hour as we just wanted to stop in, but... More 

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Dover, Delaware
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2015

We enjoyed the walkway and the visitors center, especially the rocking chairs on the back porch. I got my National Parks Passport stamped and walked clear out to the point. Lots of folks fishing, families having a picnic, lovers walking hand in hand. Really a pleasant day in Biscayne National Park.

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Ridgewood, New Jersey
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2015

On the day we went, it was too windy for the Family Canoe trip we had reserved and park has been without a tour boat company for months, so it was a bit boring. We snorkled around the shore, but too much sea grass to see much. Also, mobs of people fishing even where it says no fishing so difficult... More 

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