Just minutes from the Gulf of Mexico “via Vaca Cut and Florida Bay” or direct to the Atlantic Ocean.
Sunny Sand Beach at Sun Set Park, the entrance to this up-scale Subdivision. Nine Hole Executive Golf Course, Tennis Courts and Wonderful Country Club Dining. Boat Landing, Marina, Fishing and Diving Charters as well as great water front dining, all within walking/Biking distance.
Florida Keys Aquarium Encounters is the result of over 30 years of passionate work with a multitude of fish species local to the Florida Keys and Caribbean Sea. They established conservation center in Marathon, the heart of the Florida Keys. You can visit the aquarium and do many fun things including swimming with fish and feeding sharks and tarpon by hand!
To reach as many people as possible, the Center provides a variety of educational programs that allow the public a chance to learn firsthand about the world of the dolphin. Visit the dolphin research center and adopt a dolphin or sea lion to help in consevration. You can even swim with the Dolphins!
The Turtle Hospital (Hidden Harbor Marine Environmental Project, Inc.) is a 501(c)(3) charitable corporation. They are a fully functioning veterinary hospital for sick and injured sea turtles. They rescue, rehab, and release sea turtles in the Florida Keys. You can visit and feed the turtles and are invited to take a guided educational tour of the hospital facilities and the sea turtle rehabilitation area. This educational experience lasts approximately 90 minutes and provides a presentation on sea turtles as well as a behind the scenes look at the hospital facilities and rehabilitation area.