From nature excursions to family fun, history, eco tours and educational activities, Fort Jefferson offers unique things to do for anyone who visits this incredible landmark just 70 miles west of Key West, Florida. Upon arriving at Dry Tortugas National Park, passengers will disembark the Yankee Freedom III at Fort Jefferson, located on Garden Key, and have the option of joining a 40-minute guided tour of the fort led by one of our expert naturalists. You’ll hear captivating stories about the fort, its remarkable history and its surroundings. During your visit to Fort Jefferson you can enjoy sunbathing on the white sandy Key West beaches, snorkel the vibrant reefs in the surrounding crystal blue waters, explore the wildlife and learn about historic Fort Jefferson. This magnificent island is teeming with life and just a simple stroll around the park or along the moat wall is a great way to enjoy the panoramic views of the ocean and the natural wonderland it surrounds. You can peer into the clear waters and view tropical fish swimming, spot starfish and watch hermit crabs shuffle along the sand, see some of the worlds rarest birds just miles from the Florida Keys, and more.
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