5 days in Florida Keys Itinerary

5 days in Florida Keys Itinerary

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5 days in Florida Keys Itinerary

Start: Birmingham
Fly:  5​h 30​min
1
Key West
— 2 nights
bus:  2​h
2
Islamorada
— 2 nights
shuttle + Fly:  5​h 45​min
End: Birmingham

2
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.
Kick off your visit on the 4th (Sun): stop by Peppers of Key West and then look for gifts at Isle Cook Key West. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 5th (Mon): explore the different monuments and memorials at Key West Cemetery, soothe aching muscles at some of the top local wellness centers, and then immerse yourself in nature at Bahia Honda State Park.

For photos, traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Key West planning site .

Birmingham to Key West is an approximately 5.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Birmingham to Key West, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. When traveling from Birmingham in November, plan for a bit warmer days in Key West, with highs around 81°F, while nights are warmer with lows around 73°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Tue) early enough to catcht the bus to Islamorada.

Things to do in Key West

Outdoors Parks Adventure

Side Trip

Bahia Honda State Park
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Bahia Honda State Park ©
Bahia Honda State Park
Stand-Up Paddleboarding

2
nights
Islamorada

Islamorada ©
Islamorada, long recognized as one of the world's top spots for sport fishing, encompasses six islands in the Florida Keys.
Kick off your visit on the 7th (Wed): get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports, identify plant and animal life at Dolphin Research Center, and then stop by Bayshore Clothing. Here are some ideas for day two: kick back and relax at Sunset Park Beach, stroll through Anne's Beach, then look for all kinds of wild species at Florida Keys Wild Bird Rehabilitation Center, and finally stop by Bella Sol Fragrance Bar and Gifts.

For traveler tips, reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Islamorada day trip planning site .

You can take a bus from Key West to Islamorada in 2 hours. Another option is to drive. In November, plan for daily highs up to 82°F, and evening lows to 72°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Islamorada

Parks Outdoors Wildlife

Side Trips

Marathon, Florida Keys Wild Bird Rehabilitation Center, Sunset Park Beach
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Dolphin Research Center ©
Dolphin Research Center
Sunset Park Beach ©
Sunset Park Beach

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