Best On Key West unveils comprehensive Dry Tortugas information center

Best On Key launches comprehensive website on all things related to the Dry Tortugas islands including information on tours and camping, historical facts, and species lists.

Online PR News – 16-August-2009 – – With the launch of their new website,, the creative minds behind Best On Key will provide Key West visitors a one-stop comprehensive website for all things Dry Tortugas. Instead of searching all over the internet for information on the islands and the various trips out there, visitors can now find everything they need to know about the Dry Tortugas, Fort Jefferson, and Key West snorkeling at this one user-friendly website,

Dry Tortugas, while not the official Dry Tortugas National Park website, serves as a comprehensive online database with information on the park, the wildlife found on the park, the history of Fort Jefferson, information on Key West snorkeling out on the islands, information on camping on the Dry Tortugas, and a scattering of useful and interesting tidbits for visitors to the islands.

The Dry Tortugas excursions are some of the most popular trips in Key West. Located 70 miles from the coast of Key West and a two hour ferry ride away, the Dry Tortugas are a group of islands where a Civil War era fort was built and used as a prison that once housed Lincoln assassination conspirator Dr. Samuel A. Mudd. The islands feature some of the best Key West snorkeling and excellent bird watching opportunities year round.

The new Dry Tortugas Info website was an idea of Key West’s leading tours, activities, and information center, Best On Key ( ). “We felt that Key West visitors needed a more comprehensive Dry Tortugas resource where they can find all the information they need about the two ferries that go out there and what they should expect to find when they get there,” states Best On Key West office manager Jessica Garland.

And there is plenty of information on the Dry Tortugas and Fort Jefferson. Visitors will be able to fully acquaint themselves with the history of the Civil War era fort, the various species they should expect to see both in the air and under the water, the ins and outs of the Dry Tortugas day trips as well as the camping trips, and information on Key West snorkeling out on the islands.

The Dry Tortugas and Fort Jefferson trips are one of the highest selling trips for Best On Key Two state-of-the-art ferries, the Fast Cat and the Yankee Freedom, make daily trips out to the islands. Best On Key also offers Key West snorkeling trips ( ), jet ski island tours, Key West hotels ( ), and much, much more.

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