We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Book In Advance
All photos (2,683)
Full view
Traveler Overview
  • Excellent36%
  • Very good28%
  • Average30%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“long line”(472 reviews)
“stand in line”(363 reviews)
“southern point”(153 reviews)
A colorful landmark buoy and spectacular sunsets make the southernmost spot in the Continental U.S. a special place to visit.
As featured in One Day in Key West
Whitehead Street, Key West, FL 33040
+1 305-809-3700
Improve This Listing
Ways to Experience Southernmost Point
from $54.00
More Info
from $69.00
More Info
from $49.99
More Info
from $24.75
More Info
Reviews (10,103)
Filter reviews
7,675 results
Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
More languages
Show reviews that mention
All reviews long line stand in line southern point take pictures photo opportunity bucket list cruise ship visit key west duval street cuba buoy marker queue selfies landmark continental snap
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 7,675 reviews
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This is a major attraction and always has a huge line of people trying to get a photo. Get there early for the best photo and smallest line.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Stilesshj
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

It was a great picture opportunity and pretty cool being at the southernmost point of the US. There were lots of people.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank MICHIA74
Reviewed yesterday

Nice walkup a queit street, had long line but for most part people move quick and line did not take too long.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Apcebull
Reviewed yesterday

It is interesting to be at the southern most point in the US but the line up for people waiting to take pictures was very long.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Geri A
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Sun was behind us, so we should have used a flash. Expect to wait in line. We went in the afternoon and the wait was not bad.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Teri H
Reviewed 2 days ago

Well, it is what it is. The weather is usually great to see the southern most point in the US. Don't miss it!

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Edward H
Reviewed 2 days ago

But be prepared, everyone else in KW wants one too. This includes the people from whatever cruise ships are in town as well. It can get really crowded and then other times you have it to yourself. There is a neat little beach nearby though...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank sideshow33
Reviewed 2 days ago

This is the type of place you go to just to say you did it. There was a line of folks waiting to have their photo time by the monument, but they were overall very polite and patient. The line was a little long because...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Barbara Y
Reviewed 2 days ago

Spoil Alert!!! This is NOT the "Southernmost Point" but it is promoted that way and depending upon the season and time of day there could be a long wait for that Photo Op. Sometimes a 'Street' person will offer to use your camera/phone to take...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Bruce-JAX
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

There was a line a people wait I g to take a picture on the monument. I don't think it's truly the southern most point but it's a cool stop to see and take in a view.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank traffichater
View more reviews
Nearby HotelsSee all 51 nearby hotels
The Southernmost House
940 reviews
.03 miles away
Southernmost Beach Resort
7,020 reviews
.08 miles away
H2O Suites Hotel
421 reviews
.13 miles away
Santa Maria Suites Hotel
2,085 reviews
.14 miles away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 480 nearby restaurants
La Grignote
475 reviews
.13 miles away
Frenchies Cafe
621 reviews
.13 miles away
The Lobster Shack Key West
270 reviews
.07 miles away
The Restaurant at La Te Da
1,076 reviews
.17 miles away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 738 nearby attractions
Key West Butterfly and Nature Conservatory
10,557 reviews
.03 miles away
Alan S. Maltz Gallery
157 reviews
.13 miles away
Key West Pottery
31 reviews
.15 miles away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
June 4, 2018|
AnswerShow all 5 answers
Response from adasonnet | Reviewed this property |
Anytime the queue will not be more than 15 mins. People usually complete it first.
February 10, 2018|
AnswerShow all 4 answers
Response from SaraTravelShoreline | Reviewed this property |
Sorry for the delayed response. But perhaps it may help someone else if to later for you. Its a pretty good walk straight down Duval street turn right on Southern. Then just a couple short blocks. But doable. You can always... More
August 14, 2017|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from TakingUThere | Reviewed this property |
No, not at all. Just ask someone in line and everybody will help you, so don´t worry.