If you love the sunshine, blue skies and beaches, then you the Dry Tortugas will leave you breathless. The Dry Tortugas is west of Key West about 70 miles. There is fabulous snorkeling and scuba diving on the Dry Tortugas. The Dry Tortugas National Park has lots of information about the island and its history. You can call them and have them send you information even before you leave on your trip. Their number is 1-877-243-2878. You can camp out on the island in the park if you would like.
There are numberous other activities besides super snorkeling and scuba diving. You can boat, camp, hike, bird watch, enjoy the beaches, There is fun for everyone no matter what your age or what it is you like to do. Walk along the beaches, swim in the waters and sit back and enjoy the day. One thing you will need to know is that there aren't any Dry Tortugas hotels so you will need to stay at a hotel on Key West or any of the other Keys or camp at the Dry Tortugas Park. .
Bring along plenty of suntan lotion and all your beach gear. Don't forget your camera as you'll will want loads of pictures of the wonderful scenery. Enjoy the boat rides as that is how you will get to the island from Key West. The Dry Tortugas provides such a natural escape from the hustle and bustle of the cities and you will feel relaxed and low key.
The Key West is where you will have to get your supplies so be sure to bring enough if you are planning to camp on the island. Stock up well so you won't have to worry that you don't have enough. You'll be getting back to nature at the Dry Tortugas and loving every second of it. You won't want to miss a minute of your visit to this tiny, remote island.
There won't be a moment when you won't be smiling when you visit the Dry Tortugas. If you're camping out on the island you'll love it even more. Remember there aren't any Dry Tortugas hotels so you'll have to take the boat back to Key West and stay in one of their fabulous hotels. Look them up on the internet and you will find that Key West has Resorts, Spas and Hotels in all price ranges and with all types of amenities.
Enjoy the wonderful feeling of being on this remote island off the shores of Key West. The Dry Tortugas will make you feel wonderful. It is romantic and dreemy. You'll feel like you have entered another world. Surrounded by blue waters and blue skies during the day and the star are bright at night when it is clear.
What a great trip you will have. Be sure to experience all that you can while you are there. Remember to call the Dry Tortugas Park and have them send you information before you plan to arrive. You will be totally prepared and able to just have the time of your life. You will love the memories you will have of your trip to the wonderful Dry Totugas.