With so many Key West tours leaving the city every day, it is hard to know which to take and which to let pass on by. Key West is an exciting, bustling city, filled with a rich and unique history. Any of the fabulous Key West tours you take should reflect your interests, but also stimulate your mind.
Finding great Key West tours is what we do here at Best on Key West. Stop in or give us a call and we will help you book the perfect tours for your personality and interests. Here are 3 of our favorite Key West tours for people looking to not only have fun, but also learn something in the process.
Dry Tortugas National Park
The Dry Tortugas National Park isn't exactly in Key West, it is actually about 70 miles away by boat. However, the group of 7 islands to our west are fascinating, impressive, and completely unlike anything you have ever seen. One of the main attractions of the Dry Tortugas National Park is Fort Jefferson.
Fort Jefferson on the Dry Tortugas National Park is the largest masonry structure in the Western Hemisphere. A sprawling abandoned military fortress that takes up and entire island of the Dry Tortugas National Park. Originally built as a base, the 16 million brick structure was converted into a prison during the Civil War. It is a must see when visiting the Dry Tortugas National Park
Key West has long been the getaway of presidents. Harry S. Truman began the tradition of our nation's leaders' taking a load off on the island when he chose to recover from the stresses of the job at a former naval base.
Throughout the years, presidents from Truman to Eisenhower, Kennedy to Carter and Clinton have all conducted business or taken a relaxing vacation here on Key West. One of many perfect Key West tours for avid history buffs.
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