10 days in Southeast Florida Itinerary

10 days in Southeast Florida Itinerary

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West Palm Beach
— 2 nights
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Key West
— 2 nights
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Marathon
— 2 nights
Drive
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Key Largo
— 2 nights
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Miami
— 1 night
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West Palm Beach

— 2 nights

Orchid City

With a warm climate and sandy stretches, it's no surprise that West Palm Beach is a popular vacation spot.
Discover out-of-the-way places like McCarthy's Wildlife and Lion Country Safari. Attractions like Wakodahatchee Wetlands and Green Cay Nature Center and Wetlands make great kid-friendly stops. Get out of town with these interesting West Palm Beach side-trips: Delray Beach (Atlantic Avenue & Delray Municipal Beach) and Gumbo Limbo Nature Center (in Boca Raton). There's much more to do: learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Busch Wildlife Sanctuary, admire nature's wide array of creatures at Palm Beach Zoo & Conservation Society, look for all kinds of wild species at Loggerhead Marinelife Center, and browse the different shops at Rosemary Square.

For where to stay, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read West Palm Beach travel route planner.

Toronto, Canada to West Palm Beach is an approximately 6.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Toronto in March, expect West Palm Beach to be much hotter, temps between 30°C and 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Tue) to allow time to fly to Key West.

Things to do in West Palm Beach

Parks · Zoos & Aquariums · Wildlife · Shopping

Side Trips

Key West

— 2 nights

Conch Republic

Located just 140 km (90 mi) from Cuba, Key West is an island only about 6.4 km (4 mi) long and 1.6 km (1 mi) wide.
Start off your visit on the 16th (Wed): explore the different monuments and memorials at Key West Cemetery, steep yourself in history at Key West Garden Club, take in the pleasant sights at West Martello Tower, get engrossed in the history at Key West Lighthouse and Keeper's Quarters Museum, then meet the residents at Florida Keys Eco-Discovery Center, and finally learn about all things military at U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Ingham Maritime Museum. Here are some ideas for day two: take in the waterfront at Key West Historic Seaport, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Saint Mary Star of the Sea, then indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, then see the interesting displays at Oldest House & Garden Museum, and finally get up close to creatures of the deep with a dolphin and whale watching tour.

To find where to stay, photos, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Key West trip planner.

Fly from West Palm Beach to Key West in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from West Palm Beach in March, expect somewhat warmer with lows of 24°C in Key West. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Marathon.

Things to do in Key West

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Wildlife

Marathon

— 2 nights

Heart of the Florida Keys

A tiny city just 16 km (10 mi) long, Marathon is spread across several islands in the middle of the Florida Keys.
On the 18th (Fri), snap pictures at Old Seven Mile Bridge, take in the views from Seven Mile Bridge, then see the interesting displays at Crane Point Museum & Nature Center, then enjoy the sand and surf at Sombrero Beach, and finally explore the gorgeous colors at Sombrero Reef. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 19th (Sat): admire the majestic nature at Curry Hammock State Park, look for all kinds of wild species at Dolphin Research Center, then observe the fascinating underwater world at Florida Keys Aquarium Encounters, and finally see what you can catch with a fishing tour.

To see photos, ratings, maps, and tourist information, read our Marathon trip planner.

Getting from Key West to Marathon by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. In March, daily temperatures in Marathon can reach 32°C, while at night they dip to 24°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Sat) so you can drive to Key Largo.

Things to do in Marathon

Parks · Wildlife · Outdoors · Zoos & Aquariums

Key Largo

— 2 nights

Diving Capital of the World

The northernmost island of the Florida Keys, Key Largo provides stunning scenery, a number of watersports opportunities, and plenty of areas to relax on vacation.
Kick off your visit on the 20th (Sun): identify plant and animal life at Anhinga Trail, look for gifts at Robert Is Here, then walk around Founders Park, then take an in-depth tour of History of Diving Museum, and finally look for all kinds of wild species at Florida Keys Wild Bird Rehabilitation Center. On the next day, step aboard African Queen Canal Cruise, then get close to the beloved marine mammals with a swim-with-the-dolphins experience, then surround yourself with nature on Capt. Sterling's Everglades Eco-Tours, and finally look for all kinds of wild species at Molasses Reef.

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Getting from Marathon to Key Largo by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. Plan for slightly colder nights when traveling from Marathon in March since evenings lows in Key Largo dip to 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Miami.

Things to do in Key Largo

Wildlife · Parks · Outdoors · Tours

Side Trips

Miami

— 1 night

Magic City

Florida’s mecca of fun in the sun, the lively tropical metropolis of Miami is one of the world’s top vacation spots.
Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Tue): kick back and relax at Bill Baggs Cape Florida State Park, get some thrills out on the water with a waterskiing or jet-skiing adventure, and then admire nature's wide array of creatures at Zoo Miami.

For photos, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Miami online holiday planner.

You can drive from Key Largo to Miami in 1.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. March in Miami sees daily highs of 32°C and lows of 21°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Tue) to allow time to fly back home.

Things to do in Miami

Parks · Zoos & Aquariums · Outdoors · Nature

Side Trip