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  • Location:Key West, Florida
  • Duration:2 hours (approx.)

Key West Glass-Bottom Boat Tour with Sunset Option

See the only living coral barrier reef in the continental United States on this two-hour glass-bottom boat tour from Key West! As you relax on the cruise, look down below your feet to see the reef, which is teeming with tropical fish, hard and soft corals, sponges, snails, jellyfish, anemones, crabs, lobsters, rays, sea turtles, nurse sharks and other sea life. Upgrade to the sunset cruise to enjoy Champagne and soft drinks as you watch the sunset.


  • 2-hour glass-bottom boat tour from Key West
  • See tropical fish, colorful coral, jellyfish, sea turtles and more!
  • Listen as the captain and crew point out the reef’s interesting marine life
  • Choose either the daytime or sunset cruise
  • Enjoy Champagne and soft drinks on the sunset cruise (included)

What You Can Expect

Key West Glass-Bottom Boat Tour with Sunset Option

Key West Glass-Bottom Boat Tour with Sunset Option

When you’re in Key West, don’t miss this opportunity to see dramatic underwater vistas generally reserved for snorkelers and scuba divers! On this glass-bottom boat tour, a wide variety of fish and other sea creatures can be seen below your boat’s clear, glass bottom.

You’ll cruise over Florida’s beautiful reef, the only living coral reef in the continental US and one of the most biologically diverse marine eco-systems in the world. See majestic Elkhorn coral and eerie brain coral, sturdy in appearance yet fragile and vulnerable, as they stand still while more than 300 species of fish and other sea life swim around the reef, completing the colorful seascape.

During the trip, your experienced captain and crew will provide commentary about the reef and will point out some of its most interesting marine creatures. The boat’s glass bottom provides continuous viewing for all passengers.

Upgrade to the sunset cruise to complement your underwater sightseeing with the gorgeous Key West sunset. As you watch the sun slowly disappear beyond the horizon, sip on Champagne and soft drinks (included).

Customer Reviews

5 star rating: Highly Recommended February 2015

This tour was amazing and knowledgeable. My children were excited to see a big boat that has a see-through bottom that you can see the fish . They love looking at the turtles in the fish and then when they went outside on the top deck it was like Christmas. My husband really love the sunset.

5 star rating: Highly Recommended December 2014

Well worth doing. The skipper and crew were fine and gave good information once out on the reef. Really glad we went.

5 star rating: Highly Recommended February 2014

The tour was great. The only thing is that the time for the cruise was changed to 1/2 hour later and we were not notified, it would of been nice so we could of done something more with the extra time. The guides were very funny and informative.

5 star rating: Highly Recommended December 2013


5 star rating: Highly Recommended February 2013


4 star rating: Recommended August 2015

We had a great time. Online tickets were honored without any problems. We enjoyed the trip very much

4 star rating: Recommended December 2014

The tour was great but if you are expecting to see all the different kinds of sea life in those waters, you will be disappointed. The coral reef is alive with fish, but none of the big animals most of us want to see. We were lucky to see a turtle and an eel, but those are rare on this trip.

4 star rating: Recommended August 2014

Slightly disappointed with the lack of sea life but that's the luck of the draw I spose. The boat trip was brilliant, very informative and the guides where helpful. We were given snacks and soft drinks which was a nice surprise. As for the sunset well that was truly amazing. Definite trip to go on!

4 star rating: Recommended December 2013

The trip was wonderful, beautiful day and the water was clear.
However my reservation was not at the check in site and I had to pay at the gate again, even though I paid on my credit card through your site. They gave me a phone number for the office of the Fury Glass Bottom boat ride and they were wonderful. I e-mailed them my confirmation and they returned my gate payment without any problems.

4 star rating: Recommended December 2012

My husband and I had a great time! Lovely trip out to the reef, and the trip was informative and not too long- great for anyone who may get a bit seasick!

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