4 days in Florida Keys Itinerary

4 days in Florida Keys Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Orlando, Florida
Drive:  7 h
1
Key West
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 30 min
2
Marathon
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 15 min
3
Key Largo
— 1 night
Drive:  5 h 15 min
End: Orlando, Florida

1
night
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.
Start off your visit on the 22nd (Fri): see the interesting displays at Mel Fisher Maritime Heritage Museum, then look for all kinds of wild species at Key West Butterfly & Nature Conservatory, then examine the collection at The Ernest Hemingway Home and Museum, and finally kick back and relax at Fort Zachary Taylor. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: stroll the grounds of Key West Cemetery, then get interesting insight from Tours, and then take a leisurely stroll along Mallory Square.

For traveler tips, photos, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Key West trip planner.

Orlando to Key West is an approximately 4.5- hour combination of flight and bus. You can also do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. Traveling from Orlando in May, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit warmer in Key West, with lows of 77°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Sat) so you can take a bus to Marathon.

Things to do in Key West

Parks Museums Outdoors
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Key West Butterfly & Nature Conservatory ©
Key West Butterfly & Nature Conservatory
Parasailing & Paragliding
Fort Zachary Taylor ©
Fort Zachary Taylor

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Marathon

Marathon ©
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 23rd (Sat): shop like a local with Shady Palm Art Gallery & Photography.

To see traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, read Marathon day trip site.

Getting from Key West to Marathon by bus takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: drive. May in Marathon sees daily highs of 88°F and lows of 77°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Key Largo.

Things to do in Marathon

Museums Shopping
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Shady Palm Art Gallery & Photography ©
Shady Palm Art Gallery & Photography

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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.
Start off your visit on the 24th (Sun): identify plant and animal life at Everglades Alligator Farm, then identify plant and animal life at Anhinga Trail, then explore the landscape on two wheels at Florida Keys Visitor Center, and finally glide through the air with a parasailing or paragliding tour. On the 25th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Island Dolphin Care and then identify plant and animal life at Florida Keys Wild Bird Rehabilitation Center.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, read our Key Largo day trip planning app.

Drive from Marathon to Key Largo in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Traveling from Marathon in May, Key Largo is little chillier at night with lows of 72°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 25th (Mon) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Key Largo

Parks Wildlife Outdoors

Side Trips

Anhinga Trail, Everglades Alligator Farm
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Island Dolphin Care ©
Island Dolphin Care
Florida Keys Wild Bird Rehabilitation Center ©
Florida Keys Wild Bird Rehabilitation Center
Anhinga Trail ©
Anhinga Trail

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