ake a step into our Biscayne Series featuring the Biscayne bay and its beauties. In this series we will cover the story behind Boca Chita, Stiltsville, Indian Key, and many more. Boca Chita is an island located roughly 12 miles from Miami in the Biscayne bay. This island flaunts a historical lighthouse which sits at 65-feet overlooking the beatiful waters of the atlantic ocean.This island is rich with history and is a home to many native species both animals and plants. This island is visited by south Florida locals year around to enjoy both the summer waters and winter breeze which many tourists seek.