Caladesi Island State Park, Dunedin

4.6
Island Beach Must See
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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  • The Island is beautiful, with $10 parking fee per car. The Nature center is staffed when we visited with very friendly rangers.  more »
  • Went to Caladesi Island for the first time with family. $8 for park entry and $14 per adult for the ride to the island is a bit much but worth it occasionally. My only real issue was the 4 hr time...  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.
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