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Historic Harbor Tour

From USD 38.00
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  • Key West sightseeing tour
  • Fully narrated tour is packed with fun facts and stories
  • Great way for first-time visitors to explore like locals
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Historic Harbor Tour
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USD 38.00
Overview
The best way to see Key West is from the water that makes the area famous. This Key West sightseeing tour is a great way to get your fix of great stories and better views—learn about local history on this fully narrated tour while admiring crystal waters and white-sand shores.
What to Expect
A 1.5 Hour narrated harbor tour around the islands in Key West. Start times vary by season. Pickup is a Schooner Whar Bar. The Captain will bring to life the creation of modern Key West, starting with its unique beginning to its modern setting. During the narration the Captain will also discuss interesting aspects of Naval tradition that affect our everyday lives; from common words that came from naval history to famous sea captains, and nautical traditions found in the Florida Keys.
 
Craft Beer, Wine and Champagne is available for purchase to all passengers over the age of 21. Please bring Sunscreen, we are the Sunshine state! There is a covered area located on board with shade as well as a bathroom on board.
Reviews (20)
1 - 5 of 19 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago
Very informative and enjoyable tour

Our group of seven decided to take the tour and it was much better than we expected with Captain Sean telling us the history (with some humor thrown in) of the various sites around the Key West harbor for 1 1/2 hours. I would recommend...More

Thank Go565067
Reviewed 1 week ago
Terrific Tour!

We just happened to run across this relatively new tour as we were walking the docks. Good price, only 90 minutes, what could we lose? Turned out to be a fantastic trip! We've done the trolley and the Conch train and all the museums, but...More

Thank Pollmoll
Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Great History Lesson on a boat

The trip was a great boat ride of the local area, combined with a knowledgeable captain on the history of Key West. Worth the money spent. When I ever go back to Key West, I'll do it again.

Thank Doug S
Reviewed 9 September 2018
We loved this!

This captain does not just turn on recorded information for you. He drives the boat and talks to you, explaining the history of Key West from the arrival of the Spanish, through all the various navies (and pirates), and how the island was used during...More

Thank RGr2013
Sean B, Manager at Historic Harbor Tours Key West, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

I'm so glad you enjoyed your trip with us and I hope you stop by next time you're in Key West!

Reviewed 17 August 2018
Capt. Blaise is a dolphin whisperer

Not only is Capt. Blaise an entertaining story teller and historian, but apparently he is also a dolphin whisperer. He knew the exact location of his vessel and rpm of his engine in which to spur a large pod of dolphins to show off their...More

1  Thank Casey C
Sean B, Owner at Historic Harbor Tours Key West, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

There is nothing better than dolphins! No matter how many times I see them they never get old! Im so glad you got to see them with us.

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Leah L
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Response from RGr2013 | Reviewed this property |
I would not attempt this with an 87 year old person in a wheel chair. It's a small boat at a small dock. Tourists walk across a narrow wooden ramp to get from dock to boat. You need more infrastructure for your particular... More
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