How long was your stay?
How did you travel?
As a family
Tell us why you traveled to this destination.
I wanted to show my kids the Florida Keys and the Everglades.
What was your itinerary?
Day 1: Arrived in the Florida Keys and went to Ocean Pointe in Tavernier.
Day 2: Explored Everglades National Park.
Day 3: Visited Tavernier Town.
Day 4: Went to Sombrero Beach.
Day 5: Returned home.
Give us all the details! Tell us where you went and what you did on your trip.
Day 1: Arrived at awesome VRBO condo at Ocean Pointe in Tavernier, Florida Keys. Wonderful gated community with pool, tennis, bar, restaurant , private beach with pier and water sports.
Day 2: Drove 45 minutes to the Everglades to meet our amazing guide, Garl, of Garl’s Everglades Adventures. He took us to some of the most incredible spots in the Everglades to see alligators, snakes, manatees, and birds out in their wild homes. It was truly unlike any experience I’ve ever done. We trekked 2 hours through the swamps on foot. Then we kayaked through the Everglades for 2 more hours.
Day 3: We drove into Tavernier town for an afternoon snorkeling trip. We saw nurse sharks, lobsters, tons of fish, and an eel!
Day 4: Rest and visited Sombrero Beach to relax.
Day 5: Return home
Every restaurant we went to in Tavernier was excellent with fresh seafood, laid-back atmospheres, outdoor music, and great service.
Our family couldn’t have loved this trip more!
Would you recommend this trip to a friend?
What was the highlight of your trip?
All of it!
If you were to take this trip again, is there anything you would add or do differently?
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