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Beautiful scenery

We really enjoyed the boat tour provided by the Park Service to Boca Chita Key. It was beautiful... read more

Reviewed March 17, 2018
heidim0rgan
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Yosemite National Park, California
Beautiful place to go

Took the 3 hr tour from Biscayne National Park. Saw a manatee in the marina so that was a good... read more

Reviewed February 19, 2018
Ken H
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Vestal, New York
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Key in Biscayne National Park offering nature hiking trails.
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Reviewed September 8, 2018 via mobile

Quick trip to the park this Sunday and I took a boat tour to Boca Chita Key. Loved the ride, the ranger's presentation and the beauty of this little paradise. Suggest going on a week day rather than a weekend if you aren't up for...More

Thank JerseyRunner826
Reviewed July 8, 2018 via mobile

Beautiful location. Plenty of room to sit & enjoy. There's bathrooms located on the key. Beautiful little beach with shallow water. There is a lighthouse you can visit climb to the top. Camping is also allowed.

Thank Cathy L
Reviewed March 31, 2018 via mobile

If you come to National Parks for nature, peace and quite, stay away from Boca Chita Key on a weekend. It is mobbed with board, campers and picnickers. A lot of the boats have generators up on shore, adding to the noise. There is a...More

2  Thank AndyB5542
Reviewed March 17, 2018

We really enjoyed the boat tour provided by the Park Service to Boca Chita Key. It was beautiful. We hiked the short trail around the island in about 10 minutes. The lighthouse is pretty and had pretty views from it. I loved the blue water!...More

1  Thank heidim0rgan
Reviewed February 24, 2018 via mobile

During a visit to Boca Chita Key with friends for a night photography outing, I was treated to the beauty of this Key in late afternoon, twilight and night. At each of these times, the ornamental lighthouse, the chapel and the harbor provided amazing sites...More

Thank VirginiaTraveler805
Reviewed February 19, 2018

Took the 3 hr tour from Biscayne National Park. Saw a manatee in the marina so that was a good start. You get about a 1 hr ride out, 1 hr on Boca Chita and 1 hr back in. The guide was very entertaining and...More

Thank Ken H
Reviewed December 30, 2017

We selected the Boca Chita Key boat tour only because it was the most affordable option at Biscayne National Park, but it was an incredibly pleasant surprise. The boat ride itself was fun with beautiful views of the ocean, keys, and Miami. Boca Chita is...More

2  Thank Deborah D
Reviewed December 11, 2017

We took the Boca Chita boat tour with the national park. We learned a lot of history of the area on the trip and enjoyed a half hour walk around the island.

1  Thank TallyWriter
Reviewed November 28, 2017

I highly recommend the boat ride from the visitor's center to Boca Chita. The tour guides were great, very informative about the park itself, the history of the Boca Chita Island and the keys in general. The lighthouse was cool to see and the island...More

2  Thank Whitney V
Reviewed November 21, 2017 via mobile

This is by far a hidden gem in Biscayne National Park. Perfect place for camping, relaxing, enjoy the pristine waters or just going fishing and place the fresh fish on the grill.

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