15 days in Florida Keys Itinerary

15 days in Florida Keys Itinerary

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15 days in Florida Keys Itinerary

Start: Hartford
Fly + shuttle:  2​h
1
Key Largo
— 4 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
2
Marathon
— 3 nights
bus:  1​h 30​min
3
Key West
— 7 nights
Fly:  7​h 30​min
End: Hartford

4
nights
Key Largo

Key Largo ©
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.
You've added Key Largo Bicycle and Adventure Tours, JSK Watersports, Fishing Charters & Tours, and other attractions to your itinerary. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Key Largo: Everglades Alligator Farm (in Homestead) and Anhinga Trail (in Everglades National Park). There's more to do: immerse yourself in nature at John Pennekamp Coral Reef State Park and look for all kinds of wild species at Florida Keys Wild Bird Rehabilitation Center.

To see photos, ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Key Largo trip itinerary builder .

Hartford to Key Largo is an approximately 7-hour combination of flight and shuttle. You can also drive; or take a bus. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Hartford in September, with highs in Key Largo at 88°F and lows at 76°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Marathon.

Things to do in Key Largo

Outdoors Tours Parks

Side Trips

Anhinga Trail, Everglades Alligator Farm, Fishing Charters & Tours
Highlights from your plan
Anhinga Trail ©
Anhinga Trail
Fishing Charters & Tours
John Pennekamp Coral Reef State Park ©

3
nights
Marathon

Marathon ©
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 (Wed), take in the exciting artwork at Shady Palm Art Gallery & Photography. On your second day here, tour the pleasant surroundings at Sombrero Beach and then immerse yourself in nature at Bahia Honda State Park.

For maps, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Marathon travel itinerary planner .

Getting from Key Largo to Marathon by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. In September, daytime highs in Marathon are 90°F, while nighttime lows are 79°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Sat) early enough to take a bus to Key West.

Things to do in Marathon

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trip

Bahia Honda State Park
Highlights from your plan
Bahia Honda State Park ©
Bahia Honda State Park
Sombrero Beach ©
Sombrero Beach
Shady Palm Art Gallery & Photography ©

7
nights
Key West

Key West ©
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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Key West Lighthouse and Keeper's Quarters Museum, Schooner Jolly II Rover, Ocean Freaks Kiteboarding Key West, and other attractions you added. Spend the 23rd (Mon) exploring nature at Dry Tortugas National Park. There's still lots to do: examine the collection at The Ernest Hemingway Home and Museum, identify plant and animal life at Key West Butterfly & Nature Conservatory, steep yourself in history at Truman Little White House, and make a trip to Southernmost Point.

To see other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Key West trip planner .

You can take a bus from Marathon to Key West in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. In September, plan for daily highs up to 88°F, and evening lows to 80°F. On the 28th (Sat), you're off tohome.

Things to do in Key West

Outdoors Tours Parks
Highlights from your plan
The Ernest Hemingway Home and Museum ©
Mallory Square ©
Mallory Square

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