Caladesi Island State Park, Dunedin

4.6
Must see · Island · Beach
Caladesi Island State Park is one of the rare, completely natural Florida's islands in the Gulf and has a great beach. Accessible by boat or ferry, the park features a nature trail as well as picnic tables, pavilions, and a playground. You'll find a snack bar and a gift shop on-site. Hike the 5 km (3 mi) of trails and watch for birds feeding around the shallow waters. With a bit of luck, you may see turtles and tortoises. You can try kayaking through mangroves and in the bay. Use our Dunedin online attractions planner to visit Caladesi Island State Park on your trip to Dunedin, and learn what else travelers and our writers recommend seeing nearby.
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  • We were staying in Clearwater Beach and decided to make a day trip. It was well worth it. We drove to honeymoon Island and took the ferry over to Caladesi Island. The ferry guys are kind and funny...  more »
  • If you want to feel isolated, far away from crowds and removed from the mainland then this place is perfect. You can get there for $16 roundtrip and have an island pretty much all to yourself  more »
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  • My favorite spot to visit. Great ferry ride. Beautiful beach. Gentle water. Great snorkeling. When I have been there, it is not crowded. A great memorable time.
  • Amazing Bahamas I'm our back yard

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