12 days in Southeast Florida Itinerary

12 days in Southeast Florida Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Southeast Florida tour planner

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Fly
1
Miami
— 1 night
Drive
2
Key Largo
— 2 nights
Drive
3
Marathon
— 2 nights
Drive
4
Key West
— 6 nights
Fly

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1
night
Miami

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 12th (Mon): stroll through Bal Harbor Beach and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Haulover Beach Park. Keep things going the next day: take a stroll through Wynwood, zoom along the surf with a waterskiing or jet-skiing adventure, and then kick back and relax at Bill Baggs Cape Florida State Park.

For ratings, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, go to the Miami online visit planner.

New York City to Miami is an approximately 6-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from New York City in October, with highs in Miami at 87°F and lows at 74°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Key Largo.

Things to do in Miami

Outdoors · Beaches · Parks · Neighborhoods

Side Trips

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Waterskiing / Jetskiiing
Waterskiing & Jetskiing
4.5
Wynwood ©
Neighborhood
Wynwood
4.5

2
nights
Key Largo

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 14th (Wed): see the vivid underwater world at Spiegel Grove, surround yourself with nature on Capt. Sterling's Everglades Eco-Tours, and then fulfill a lifelong dream with a swim-with-the-dolphins experience. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 15th (Thu): identify plant and animal life at Molasses Reef, look for all kinds of wild species at Florida Keys Wild Bird Rehabilitation Center, and then indulge your thirst for a good beer at Florida Keys Brewing Company.

To see traveler tips, ratings, photos, and tourist information, read Key Largo route maker website.

Drive from Miami to Key Largo in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 85°F in October, and nighttime lows around 73°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Marathon.

Things to do in Key Largo

Wildlife · Parks · Outdoors · Tours

Side Trip

Highlights from your trip
Spiegel Grove ©
Must see
Spiegel Grove
4.8
Capt. Sterling's Everglades Eco-Tours ©
Nature / Wildlife Tour
Capt. Sterling's Everglades Eco-Tours
4.7

2
nights
Marathon

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.
Start off your visit on the 16th (Fri): take in the views from Seven Mile Bridge and then look for all kinds of wild species at Dolphin Research Center. On the 17th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: get a new perspective on things with Dolphin Connection, explore the gorgeous colors at Sombrero Reef, then browse the exhibits of Crane Point Museum & Nature Center, and finally take in the exciting artwork at Shady Palm Art Gallery & Photography.

To find reviews, maps, photos, and more tourist information, read our Marathon trip itinerary builder.

You can drive from Key Largo to Marathon in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 87°F in October, and nighttime lows around 77°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Sat) early enough to drive to Key West.

Things to do in Marathon

Wildlife · Parks · Museums · Classes

Side Trip

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6
nights
Key West

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.
Do some cultural sightseeing at West Martello Tower and Saint Mary Star of the Sea. Explore hidden gems such as Dolphin & Whale Watching and U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Ingham Maritime Museum. And it doesn't end there: explore the gorgeous colors at Vandenberg Wreck, get to know the fascinating history of Key West Historic Seaport, look for gifts at Peppers of Key West, and explore the different monuments and memorials at Key West Cemetery.

For other places to visit, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Key West trip maker website.

Traveling by car from Marathon to Key West takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In October, plan for daily highs up to 86°F, and evening lows to 77°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Key West

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