Sebastian Inlet State Recreation Area, Melbourne

(4.4/5 based on 500+ reviews on the web)
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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  • It was an incredible place to spend the day. The best of both worlds on one side is the inlet which is shallow and warm with lots of little creatures to explore. On the other side is the ocean with wa...  more »
  • Great beach, great surf. Lots of parking areas and a beautiful drive getting there. Thoroughly enjoyed our visit.  more »
  • Fantastic time! Beautiful beaches, fishing, restaurant and more. Our family loved this park. The snorkelling was amazing, we had groupers come in and schools of beautiful smaller fish. We then were vi...  more »