The Florida Keys

We’ve compiled the best of the best in The Florida Keys - browse our top choices for the top things to see or do during your stay.

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  • 1. Bahia Honda State Park

    Park (National/State/Provincial)

    Most first-time visitors to the region are dismayed by the lack of beaches—but then they discover Bahia Honda Key. The 524-acre park sprawls...Read More

  • 2. Fort Zachary Taylor Beach

    Old Town | Beach

    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...Read More

  • 3. John Pennekamp Coral Reef State Park


    This state park is on everyone's list for easy access to the best diving and snorkeling in Florida. The underwater treasure encompasses 78 nautical...Read More

  • 4. Anne's Beach Park

    Lower Matecumbe Key | Beach

    On Lower Matecumbe Key this popular village park is named for a local environmental activist. Its "beach" (really a typical Keys-style sand...Read More

  • 5. Crane Point Museum, Nature Center, and Historic Site


    Tucked away from the highway behind a stand of trees, Crane Point—part of a 63-acre tract that contains the last-known undisturbed thatch-palm...Read More

  • 6. Dagny Johnson Key Largo Hammock Botanical State Park

    Park (National/State/Provincial)

    American crocodiles, mangrove cuckoos, white-crowned pigeons, mahogany mistletoe, wild cotton, and 100 other rare critters and plants inhabit...Read More

  • 7. Dolphin Research Center


    The 1963 movie Flipper popularized the notion of humans interacting with dolphins, and Milton Santini, the film's creator, also opened this...Read More

  • 8. Dolphins Plus Bayside


    This educational program begins with a get-acquainted session beneath a tiki hut. After that, you slip into the water for some frolicking with...Read More

  • 9. Dolphins Plus Marine Mammal Responder


    This nonprofit focuses on marine mammal conservation, and you can help it by participating in one of the educational offerings. One popular...Read More

  • 10. Dry Tortugas National Park and Historic Key West Bight Museum

    Historic Seaport | Museum/Gallery

    If you can't see Fort Jefferson in the Dry Tortugas in person, this is the next best thing. Opened in 2013 by the national park's official ferry...Read More

  • 11. Florida Keys Aquarium Encounters


    This isn't your typical large-city aquarium. It’s more hands-on and personal, and it's all outdoors with several tiki huts to house the encounters...Read More

  • 12. Florida Keys Wild Bird Center

    Nature Preserve/Wildlife Refuge

    Have a nose-to-beak encounter with ospreys, hawks, herons, and other unreleasable birds at this bird rehabilitation center. The birds live in...Read More

  • 13. Fort Zachary Taylor Historic State Park

    Old Town | Beach

    Construction of the fort began in 1845 but was halted during the Civil War. Even though Florida seceded from the Union, Yankee forces used the...Read More

  • 14. Higgs Beach–Astro City Playground


    This Monroe County park with its groomed pebbly sand is a popular sunbathing spot. A nearby grove of Australian pines provides shade, and the...Read More

  • 15. History of Diving Museum

    Upper Matecumbe Key | Museum/Gallery

    This museum plunges into the history of man's thirst for undersea exploration. Among its 13 galleries of interactive and other interesting displays...Read More

  • 16. Jacobs Aquatic Center


    Take the plunge at one of three swimming pools: an eight-lane, 25-meter lap pool with two diving boards; a 3- to 4-foot-deep pool accessible...Read More

  • 17. Pigeon Key


    There's much to like about this 5-acre island under the Old Seven Mile Bridge. You might even recognize it from a season finale of the TV show...Read More

  • 18. Robbie's Marina

    Lower Matecumbe Key | Marina/Pier

    Huge, prehistoric-looking denizens of the not-so-deep, silver-sided tarpon congregate around the docks at this marina on Lower Matecumbe Key...Read More

  • 19. Sombrero Beach


    No doubt one of the best beaches in the Keys, here you'll find pleasant, shaded picnic areas that overlook a coconut palm–lined grassy stretch...Read More

  • 20. The Key West Butterfly and Nature Conservatory

    Old Town | Zoo/Aquarium

    This air-conditioned refuge for butterflies, birds, and the human spirit gladdens the soul with hundreds of colorful wings—more than 45 species...Read More

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