Many tourists have a misplaced fear when it comes to sharks. The truth behind the matter is that an encounter with a shark is a thrilling, positively rare experience, and you should count your lucky stars to see such a majestic animal in the wild. Let’s take a look at some of the amazing shark species you can find in the waters of the Florida Keys.
If you spot one of these beauties, consider yourself lucky. The great hammerhead is the largest of the hammerhead family, reaching up to 20ft in length (don’t expect to see a 20-footer). They are fast moving and can be especially inquisitive, so don’t be alarmed if they come check you out. Be sure to admire the very tall dorsal fin on these sharks.