Sebastian Inlet State Recreation Area, Melbourne

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#2 of 6 in Parks in Melbourne
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. Plan your Sebastian Inlet State Recreation Area visit and explore what else you can see and do in Melbourne using our Melbourne holiday planner.
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  • August 8, 2017
    Awesome place for aquatic adventures. So much to do and places to explore. Museums are nice too for inclement weather.  more »
  • August 6, 2017
    Last year's visit was far more pleasing! After paying $8.00 to enter the park we noticed several things had changed. After leaving the parking area we were immediately surrounded by boombox music well...  more »
  • August 5, 2017
    Excellent addition to your beach trip. Calm water for the little ones. We went at low tide and spent hours exploring the sea life in the tide pools. The facilities are fairly clean. Plenty of shady pi...  more »

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