Author: Samantha Oppenheimer

Things to Know When Visiting Key West

Key West Beaches

Key West has beaches, but they are not known for them since most are very rocky or man-made.

Book Dry Tortugas

If you plan on visiting Dry Tortugas National Park, you must book tickets in advance.

See Key West From the Water

Make sure you see Key West from the water, whether that be a boat tour, kayaking, or fishing.

Sunset at Mallory Squre

It might come as a surprise that the best sunset is not at Mallory Square even though it is the most popular for their sunset celebration.

Key West Chickens

Another thing to know when visiting Key West is that you will see chickens everywhere!

Key West is Walkable

You won't need to rent a car in Key West because it is very walkable in the Historic District.

Resort Fees 

One of the most important things to know when visiting Key West is that most hotels charge resort fees and parking fees which are additional from your nightly stay.

Swipe up for more things to know when visiting Key West