The city of Key West is located in Key West Island in Florida Keys. The city is well known for being the most southern city in Continental United States. Key West city is a perfect destination for a family vacation and there is quite a lot to do and enjoy during the day. Days in Key West are full of adventures and most people stay awake the whole night. Key West Nature Preserve is a natural area that is open for visits by the public. You will find local wildlife like snake and lizard butterflies. Astro City in Atlantic Blvd is one of the most popular stops in Key West for families as they head to the Higgs beach. Then there is Florida Eco- Discovery Center that is characterized by touch screens, roomy theatre and stunning photos.
The educational center has lots of information about Key West ecosystems and it is an interesting way of learning about mangrove and reef habitats during your excursion. There is also a reef aquarium which is the latest addition to the educational centers. Key West Ghosts and Legends is the most historical and informative version of the famous Key West ghostlore. If you are interested in reef snorkeling and sunset rails, visit Sebago Watersports where everything is about water as you also enjoy day time adventures, parasailing and sunset sails. The Dry Tortugas National Park is also an interesting place to visit and you can as well go swimming with dolphins.
Conch Tour Train in Key West is the most famous sightseeing tour in the world and it mainly focuses on the old historic town area on the island. The main highlights include Mallory Square, Hemingway House, Historic Seaport and Duval Street. Stops are offered at Historic Seaport and Mallory Square. The Glass Bottom Boat, dolphin watch and snorkeling as well as Key West diving are great activities to engage in as well. Sunset watercraft offers a wide range of major sightseeing activities for tourists including the romantic sunset cruises. Key West fishing is also an incredible activity to engage in where you will find charters, fishing and guides information about Key West.
Sunset Celebration is the best place in Key West to spend your evening and it features performers, vendors, fun and food. You can also go to take some photos at the beautiful sunsets. There are also many festivals and celebrations in Key West such as Fantasy Fest, Gay Spring Break, Tropical heat and Women fest. Shopping in Key West is also a relatively good activity to engage in even though shopping in the city is not as you would expect in Miami.
You won’t find many big name brand or high end shopping facilities. The many shops in Key West especially along the well known Duval Street ensures that you have everything you need ranging from suntan lotion to sun glasses and tattoos and anything else there in between. There are also numerous restaurants in Key West to attend to your gastronomical needs such as Conch Republic and El Siboney.