Key West Sports & Activities

Unlike the rest of the region, Key West isn't known primarily for outdoor pursuits. But everyone should devote at least half a day to relaxing on a boat tour, heading out on a fishing expedition, or pursuing some other adventure at sea. The ultimate excursion is a boat trip to Dry Tortugas National Park for snorkeling and exploring Fort Jefferson. Other excursions cater to nature lovers, scuba divers and snorkelers, anglers, and those who would just like to get out in the water and enjoy the scenery and sunset. For those who prefer their recreation land-based, biking is the way to go. Hiking is limited, but walking the streets of Old Town provides plenty of exercise.

Air Tours

Conch Republic Air Force. Up to two passengers can fly in a 1942 Waco; tours range from a 15- to 18-minute Best of Key West to a 30- to 35...

Biking

Key West was practically made for bicycles, but don't let that lull you into a false sense of security. Narrow and one-way streets along with...

Boat Tours

Classic Harbor Line. The Schooner America 2.0 is refined and elegant, and her comfortable seating makes her a favorite when she sails Key...

Bus and Trolley Tours

City View Trolley Tours. In 2010, City View Trolley Tours began service, offering a little competition to the Conch Train and Old Town Trolley...

Fishing

Any number of local fishing guides can take you to where the big ones are biting, either in the backcountry for snapper and snook or to the...

Golf

Key West Golf Club. Key West isn't a major golf destination, but there is one course on Stock Island designed by Rees Jones that will downright...

Kayaking

Key West Eco-Tours. Key West is surrounded by marinas, so it's easy to find a water-based activity or tour, whether it's sailing with dolphins...

Scuba Diving and Snorkeling

The Florida Keys National Marine Sanctuary extends along Key West and beyond to the Dry Tortugas. Key West National Wildlife Refuge further...

Walking Tours

Key West Garden Club at West Martello Tower. For over 65 years, the Key West Garden Club has maintained lush gardens among the arches and ruins...

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