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Islamorada, Florida
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John Pennekamp State Park, Islamorada
John Pennekamp State Park
102601 Overseas Hwy, Key Largo, Florida, 33037
Category: Attractions
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Before you go

Underwater Adventure at John Pennekamp State Park

Welcome to the very first undersea park in the nation! Offering vivid coral reef, spectacular marine life, and incredible recreational opportunities, this 70-nautical mile attraction is a dream come true for any ocean lover. This underwater playground is the perfect place to kayak, scuba dive, or snorkel. You can even rent your own power boat. Learn about ecology of the Florida Keys at the visitors center that has a 30,000-gallon saltwater aquarium. 


Prices -

 $8 per vehicle; $2 per pedestrian or bicylce; $4 for motorcylces

Hours - 

Daily 8 am - sunset; Visitor Center: 8 am - 5 pm


  • Glass Bottom Boat Tours
  • Undersea Tours
  • Nature Movies


  • Kayaking
  • Boat Rentals
  • Snorkeling
  • Environmental Visitors Center
  • Scuba Diving


  • Do they have boat rentals?

    Prepare to glide through the Florida Keys in a beautiful 21-foot power boat. The park has a whole fleet of reliable and quiet boats to rent. Enjoy a day of fishing, swimming, snorkeling, or just relaxing in the sun. Prices start at $210 for a Yamaha four-hour rental or $359 for the day.
  • Can we do camping at this park?

    The park's extensive facilities include 47 sites for tent and RV camping. There are accessible bathroom facilities with showers and a picnic area with grills for barbeques. There's even a swimming beach that includes remnants of an ancient Spanish shipwreck just off shore.

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