Sebastian Inlet State Recreation Area, Melbourne

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One of Florida's most popular parks, Sebastian Inlet State Recreation Area offers a wealth of opportunities to enjoy nature. Home to a National Register of Historic Places site where Spanish ships wrecked in 1715, the park features a museum displaying objects and artifacts from the fleet. You can snorkel, dive, or swim here, with numerous facilities providing equipment for ocean activities. The area is renowned for its saltwater fishing. The 4.8 km (3 mi) long beach features a trail and picnicking areas. Although camping is permitted, you'll need to reserve a place ahead of time. Sebastian Inlet State Recreation Area is just one of the many highlights you can arrange to see using our world travel planner, Melbourne Edition.
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  • Sebastian Inlet State Park has something for everyone. Just check out the title! When in season there are Ranger guided tours out on the beach to observe sea turtles nesting. Surfing contest going on ...  more »
  • This area has been a great fishing spot for as long as I can remember. Snook are the main draw for fisherman in this area. The best way to fish this spot is from shore, unless you are very experienced...  more »
  • Manicured, raked, campsites, competitively priced. Awesome view. Fire rings, showers, laundry. Friendly staff. Back-in sites.  more »

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