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Conch Tour Train

#38 of 274 Tours in Key West
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Address: 501 Front St, Key West, FL 33040-6618
Phone Number: +1 305-294-5161
9:00 am - 4:30 pm
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Sun - Sat 9:00 am - 4:30 pm
Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours

See the best of Key West on the tour that has been entertaining visitors...

See the best of Key West on the tour that has been entertaining visitors since 1958. Our expert 'engineers' and friendly staff have delighted guests with the legends and tales of Ernest Hemingway, and Tennessee Williams and the stories of the pirates, Indians, wreckers and artists who called this island home. 90 minutes and over 100 points of interest. No Key West vacation is complete without the world famous Conch Tour Train.

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Fun way to see the sights

Having already read the reviews we were aware this wasn't a hop on hop off in the traditional sense that people are used to being able to get off directly at the sights. Be... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed 2 days ago
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Vienna, Austria
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Having already read the reviews we were aware this wasn't a hop on hop off in the traditional sense that people are used to being able to get off directly at the sights. Be prepared to walk a little (5-10mins no more). There are three stops where you can stay on or get off and see things and then get... More 

Thank BritinWien
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Taking the conch train we learned much about the history of the island. I loved seeing key west from end to end without having to walk in the terrible heat. our engineer, Gail was entertaining and personable. Good teller of stories. I would recommend taking this tour. We got off around the Hemingway house did some touring and lunch and... More 

Thank Kristina P
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great tour with very informative tour guide. He drove us around old town and discuss many different topics. We learned about the types of houses, history, and humor.

Thank Cory M
Grimsby, United Kingdom
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We did this tour today and would defiantly recommend for a whizz around ketch west. Some ace facts like how key west got its names and lots of interesting things pointed out to you which you would not notice yourselves. Family of 4 and cost just over $60 as children under 12 free so only paid for 2 adults. Was... More 

Thank Karen N
Albany, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This tour was great! It took us all around Key West and had four depots to stop at. You can get off at the depot, tour the area, then catch another train to the next stop when you are ready. They run every 15/20 minutes. It was 29$/person. Well worth it.

Thank Tara D
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Finally took this tour with the kids on our latest visit to Key West. Should have done it before. Took us through the historic district as well as the touristy areas. We even were able to spot an out of the way Cuban sandwich shop tucked into a laundromat we went back to find for lunch the next two days!

Thank Nick L
Shepperton, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is quite a nice way to see the main sites of Key West so that you can decide what to go back and visit later. It is billed as a hop on hop off tour but most people seemed to stay on for the whole trip. There were three short stops during the tour but they were too short... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was a great tour filled with history, jokes and views of Key West. Our narrator/conductor spoke non stop keeping the interest going the entire trip.Very professional and friendly. We got to see areas we missed on our last visit and saw new restaurants to try later. There is a bathroom stop and opportunities to get off.

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Nashville, Tennessee
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A really great way to experience and see Key West. We rode it around the first time which was about 45 minutes, then we hopped on and off the rest of the day. Our driver, Robert, was very informative and gave us great educational facts too during the ride. Highly recommend taking the tour to see the sites of Key... More 

Thank Kathy F
Lakeland, Florida
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Conch Tour Train 501 Front Street Key West, FL 33040-6618 Where we parked was just across the street from one of their 4 stops so we decided to give them a try. We knew going in they had the fewest stops but decided since they concentrate on the ‘old Key West area only’ we should be OK. Their tour is... More 

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