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Biscayne National Park

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Address: 9700 SW 328th St, Homestead, FL 33033-5634
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+1 305-230-7275
09:00 - 17:00
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USD 45.00*
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Miami City Highlights Tour with Hotel Pickup
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USD 149.80*
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1-Hour Guided Jet Ski Tour from Coconut Grove
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USD 500.00*
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Biscayne Bay Inshore Flats Fishing

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Take the boat ride

Biscayne is an interest National Park. It is located very close to a major metropolitan area (Miami) and the park is about 95% water. I took the guided boat tour which lasted... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Brian S
Saint Louis, Missouri
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Saint Louis, Missouri
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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Biscayne is an interest National Park. It is located very close to a major metropolitan area (Miami) and the park is about 95% water. I took the guided boat tour which lasted about 3 hours. The tour starts from the Dante Fascell Visitors Center and heads across the Biscayne Bay over to Elliot Key. It was interesting to see that... More 

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Miami, United States
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We took the boat ride to Boca Chita key. It was a fun, low stress way to get a good feel for the National Park. Then we had lunch at the restaurant by the beach. A great day.

Thank Melissa M
Charleston, South Carolina
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Reviewed 12 April 2017

The lighthouse, located inside the National Park, has easy access and a wonderful view from the top. A highly recommended stop if you are in the Miami area.

Thank larryacred
Homestead, Florida
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Reviewed 11 April 2017

Biscayne is our closest national park, (we have two, with Everglades) and we visit ofter. As noted with most of the park being water, your visit if you wish to walk is somewhat limited. There are canoes and kayaks to rent, and IK think are your best bet to see the place. Most of the water is very shallow, in... More 

Thank dlfay
Fairbanks, Alaska
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Reviewed 31 March 2017 via mobile

This is mainly a WATER park so best to reserve a boat tour in advance, as they do not run every day. There is a beautiful trail along the water to hike as well. Loved it.

Thank drivergirl907
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Reviewed 30 March 2017

The park office had several educational displays and a short video for the kids to look at and learn about. Lots of hands on items that we all enjoyed touching and the rangers we very knowledgeable and friendly. We took the three hour tour over to one of the islands in March so it was pretty chilly. Bring lots of... More 

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Brooklyn, New York
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Reviewed 26 March 2017

The guided boat tour from Biscayne National Park to Boca Chita key was well worth the $35. The volunteer park ranger (John) was well informed and interesting. I love the Everglades and National Parks and was so happy to find another wonderful place of beauty. This is the only one that is protected water in Biscayne Bay. The boat tour... More 

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Springfield, Missouri
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Reviewed 25 March 2017

The National Park is a treasure that if in the area, a must see. Easy to find and attractions to see

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Fredericton, Canada
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Reviewed 21 March 2017 via mobile

I did the boat tour out to Boca Chita Key. It was a nice day, with a knowledgable tour guide and some interesting history. The bird watching was pretty decent too.

Thank Mr_Moray
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Reviewed 17 March 2017 via mobile

It's a nice location. Close to the house. Too many boats passing by to fish. But love the place. Great restaurant. Bathrooms are great. Family friendly. Great for grilling because they have grills. Just remember no glass when you visit.

Thank Millie M

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