The leading Key West tour and activity center, Best On Key West, is working with one of the country's most accredited and experienced tour providers, Historic Tours of America
Online PR News – 25-March-2010 – – The leading local center for Key West tours and activities, Best On Key West, is working with one of the nation's most highly accredited, experienced and dedicated tour operators, Historic Tours of America. Together with Historic Tours of America, Best On Key West is offering Key West visitors a variety of historic tours that give travelers a sense of the unique culture and story of the country's southernmost island.
Key West Florida is one of the country's most uniquely historical cities. Once the most prosperous and populated city in all of Florida, as well as a haven for pirates and then shipwrecking, Key West has a history like that of no other city in the United States. Today that history is present by simply walking through the charming streets of Old Town Key West, but you can also get a more detailed understanding of Key West's history through several guided tours and museums.
The centerpiece of the historic tours offered through Best On Key West and Historic Tours of America are the two guided trolley tours that take guests through the streets of Old Town Key West. Each tour has an enthusiastic tour guide who explains the various historical buildings you pass by, as well as relaying stories and anecdotes associated with the area. Both the Conch Train Tour and the Old Town Trolley last a full hour and a half, with the Old Town Trolley allowing guests to get off the trolley and back on at their leisure.
The next most popular Key West tour offered through the two companies is the fascinating day trip out to the Dry Tortugas National Park. Aboard the Yankee Freedom II vessel, guests experience the ultimate in comfort as they ride out to the remote islands of the Dry Tortugas, where the historic Fort Jefferson is located. Guests get an educational 45-minute guided tour of Fort Jefferson, snorkeling gear, breakfast, and lunch.
"Historic Tours of America are one of our most hard-working and dedicated tour operators," says Best On Key West office manager Tania Long. "They make going on their tours extremely simple for the Key West visitors and this is why we continue to work with them and offer their tours on our website."
Travelers looking to experience Key West history through Historic Tours of America and Best On Key West can purchase tickets to their various tours, activities, and attractions that can be printed out and utilized on the day of the tour. With the printed e-ticket, minimal check-in procedures are required, making it as simple as possible for guests to go on their excursions.
Other historic tours offered by the two companies include the Key West Aquarium, Truman's Little White House, and the Shipwreck Museum. Best On Key West also offers a variety of water tours as well as Key West hotels and inn accommodations. For more information, visit the website or call Best On Key West directly at 1-877-243-2378.