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Key West Eco Tours

1,005 reviews
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Key West, FL, USA
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About Key West Eco Tours
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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64 reviews
Snorkel, kayak, and cruise on this 4.5-hour tour of Florida's Key West National Wildlife Refuge. Set sail on a chartered catamaran from the city’s historic seaport, and take a relaxing 1-hour ride before you drop anchor. Spend some time kayaking around the mangrove islands, and spot sea life native to the area as your group stops in clearer waters to snorkel. Cruise back to the seaport while enjoying a relaxing catered lunch. 
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$123.63 per adult
87 reviews
Escape the crowds of Key West for a couple of hours on this Geiger Key kayaking tour that introduces you to the natural environment of the Florida Keys. Just 15 minutes from downtown Key West, Geiger Key is home to winding mangrove trails that you'll explore with a nature guide. Watch for birds and other marine life of the mangrove ecosystem, and enjoy being on the water. When booking, you have your choice of a morning or afternoon departure time as well as your choice of a kayak or stand-up paddleboard (SUP).
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$69.88 per adult
Custom Charters Sandbars and Snorkel
3 reviews
Customize your exclusive 3.5-hour tour of the Key West backcountry on a private chartered boat. With space for up to four guests, you’re able to enjoy a completely exclusive experience. It’s a great option for couples, families, or solo adventurers. Discover local wildlife, visit snorkel patch reefs, and more.  A complimentary Mediterranean platter and soft drinks are provided and you’re welcome to bring any additional food or drinks.
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$532.35 per adult
Sunset Sail aboard Java Cat
Watch the sunset from the water on your own boat in Key West during a 2-hour private evening sailing tour. With a captain at the helm, you'll glide along the coast of the island with your group of friends or family (up to six guests total), enjoying the views and watching for birds and other sea life. Light refreshments are provided.
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$370.88 per adult
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

My daughters and I are not very experienced with kayaking and had never snorkeled but wanted to experience both while down here in Key West. The concierge at our hotel recommended this trip for beginners and I am so glad he did. The group is...More

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Reviewed yesterday

I chose this tour over the one offered by our cruise ship and becuase it was a two hour trip vs 4 and also becuase it received great reviews on Trip Advisor. Three stars were given only because our guide on the day of our...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank jkenn1
Reviewed 1 week ago

Lucy was phenomenal. She is so knowledgeable and full of information. We will surely be doing this trip in November for a different look at the mangroves.

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank Donna M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

As a first time experience, my family and I had a great time during our eco tour while standing up on a paddle board. Shairab did a great job training, and guiding us through Gregor’s Bay. We learned and saw unique wildlife, and she even...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank Tiffany_Horton
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My fiancé and I took a weekend trip to key west and I convinced him to go kayaking. This was just the right length, everyone was super friendly, and there weren’t so many people out that we got lost in the crowd. Will definitely do...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank kymberlya2018
Reviewed 1 week ago

Our guide was very knowledgable and entertaining. My GF and I will definitely be back when we are back in the area. Loved seeing all the sea life.

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank Midwest_traveler_OD
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fun day of kayaking with our grandkids with a guided tour with Elio. She was very knowledgeable of the area around Geiger Key Marina and of the sea and mangroves. We found a few horseshoe crabs and we stopped to take a closer look. She...More

Thank themermaidshouse
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We chartered a boat out of Geiger Key with Capt. Dane. Everything was perfect! Capt. Dane took us to amazing sandbars and beaches that we felt like the only people on earth! He made sure we were enjoying every second of it. We seen lots...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank oceanamy
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

did the 9am all-in-one sail, snorkel, kayak. Perfect trip key west eco trip at an excellent price. Saw three 4-5' sea rays, sharks, lobsters, tree crabs, and tons of fish. Our tour guide proved to be an excellent sailor and huge resource of environmental information...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank Kat W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Well worth the guided paddleboard trip with our smart, funny guide Sharib (I am sure I am misspelling her name). We were part of a group of 7 with some kayaking and some paddleboarding. She was amazing at encouraging the kids to touch some of...More

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Curiosity369408
November 22, 2018|
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Response from Capt Carla B | Property representative |
No worries. We have quality life jackets and 90% of the time you will be in water you can stand up in if you tip over which is very unlikely. Average depth 2-3 feet.
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November 18, 2018|
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Response from Capt Carla B | Property representative |
We do have have tandem, single and tandem XL sit on tops. Those ages should be find in our single Frenzy Malibu kayaks. The hut attendant will help decide what is best. The 5 year old should ride with an adult in a tandem... More
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