Why Key West Was Originally Named "Bone Island

The fierce Calusa Indians were said to leave the remains of their enemies on the beaches of Key West, thus creating Key West's first name, Cayo Hueso... Island of Bones.

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Guided Key West Snorkeling Tours


You will be amazed at the wildlife you will encounter on a Key West dolphin tour! Through the crystal waters, you may see Turtles, Stingrays, Manatee, and more.



What will I experience on a snorkeling tour in Key West?

Pristine reef systems, shipwrecks, uninhabited mangrove islands , dolphin encounters , and crystal clear Key West waters.

How long are the snorkeling tours?

Some outfitters have 2 hour tours, others feature 5 to 6 hour snorkeling and sunset tours.

What kind of boats are used for the tours?

Some companies have small speed boats and others have 80' foot catamarans.

What time of of day do the tours start?

Most companies start around 9:00 am and offer several tours throughout the day.

How much do the tours cost?

The tours generally start at around $40 for adults and $25 for children.

Snorkeling Tour Providers:

Captain Seaweed Charters
A company featuring Island eco-tours, and dolphin encounters, get rates general info and more.

Stars and Stripes Catamaran
Get departure times, general info, and reservation information.

Caribbean Spirit
Key West's largest sailing catamaran, get rates, general tour info, and reservation information.

Best Key West snorkeling photos:
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View several Key West snorkeling and water activity photos here.


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