Fodor's Expert Review Fort Zachary Taylor Beach

Old Town Beach–Sight

The park's beach is the best and safest place to swim in Key West. There's an adjoining picnic area with barbecue grills and shade trees, a snack bar, and rental equipment, including snorkeling gear. A café serves sandwiches and other munchies. Water shoes are recommended since the bottom is rocky here. Amenities: food and drink; showers; toilets; water sports. Best for: swimming; snorkeling.

Beach–Sight Family Cruise

Quick Facts

Southard St.
Key West, Florida  33040, USA

305-292–6713

www.floridastateparks.org/forttaylor

Sight Details:
Rate Includes: $4 for 1-occupant vehicles, $6 for 2–8 people in a vehicle, plus 50¢ per person county surcharge

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