5 days in Florida Keys Itinerary

5 days in Florida Keys Itinerary

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1
Key Largo
— 1 night
2
Marathon
— 1 night
3
Key West
— 2 nights

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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.
On the 1st (Mon), identify plant and animal life at Anhinga Trail, look for all kinds of wild species at Everglades Alligator Farm, and then stop by Robert Is Here. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 2nd (Tue): fly like a bird with a parasailing or paragliding tour, thenfulfill a lifelong dream with Dolphins Plus Marine Mammal Responder, thenlook for all kinds of wild species at Florida Keys Wild Bird Rehabilitation Center, and finally look for all kinds of wild species at Molasses Reef.

To find traveler tips, reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Key Largo day trip planner.

Miami to Key Largo is an approximately 1.5-hour car ride. You can also take a bus. In July, daytime highs in Key Largo are °F, while nighttime lows are °F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Tue) so you can go by car to Marathon.

Things to do in Key Largo

Wildlife Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Homestead, Anhinga Trail
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Anhinga Trail ©
Anhinga Trail
Dolphins Plus Marine Mammal Responder ©
Dolphins Plus Marine Mammal Responder
Molasses Reef ©
Molasses Reef

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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 3rd (Wed): identify plant and animal life at Dolphin Research Center, thenidentify plant and animal life at Sombrero Reef, and then snap pictures at Seven Mile Bridge.

To see other places to visit, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Marathon travel route site.

Drive from Key Largo to Marathon in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. July in Marathon sees daily highs of °F and lows of °F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Wed) so you can drive to Key West.

Things to do in Marathon

Parks Wildlife
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Dolphin Research Center ©
Dolphin Research Center
Seven Mile Bridge ©
Seven Mile Bridge

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.
On the 4th (Thu), look for all kinds of wild species at Vandenberg Wreck, brush up on your military savvy at U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Ingham Maritime Museum, thenview the masterpieces at KEPart Studio-Gallery, and finally tour the pleasant surroundings at Smathers Beach. On the next day, enjoy the sand and surf at Higgs Beach, pause for some serene contemplation at Saint Mary Star of the Sea, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Paul's Episcopal Church, thenbrush up on your knowledge of spirits at Key West First Legal Rum Distillery, and finally stop by Peppers of Key West.

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Drive from Marathon to Key West in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In July in Key West, expect temperatures between °F during the day and °F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Key West

Parks Beaches Outdoors
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Vandenberg Wreck ©
Vandenberg Wreck
Saint Mary Star of the Sea ©
Saint Mary Star of the Sea
St. Paul's Episcopal Church ©
St. Paul's Episcopal Church

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