6 days in Florida Keys Itinerary

6 days in Florida Keys Itinerary

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6 days in Florida Keys Itinerary

Start: Charleston
Fly + shuttle:  6​h 45​min
1
Marathon
— 1 night
bus:  1​h 15​min
2
Key West
— 4 nights
Fly:  6​h
End: Charleston

1
night
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 25th (Tue), take in the architecture and atmosphere at San Pablo Catholic Church.

Take the guesswork out of planning a Marathon vacation by using our trip itinerary maker.

Charleston to Marathon is an approximately 7-hour combination of flight and shuttle. You can also do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Charleston in September: high temperatures in Marathon hover around 90°F and lows are around 79°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Wed) so you can take a bus to Key West.

Things to do in Marathon

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trip

Bahia Honda State Park
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Bahia Honda State Park ©
Bahia Honda State Park
The Turtle Hospital ©
The Turtle Hospital
Sombrero Beach ©
Sombrero Beach

4
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.
Spend the 28th (Fri) airborne with a parasailing or paragliding tour. There's lots more to do: see the interesting displays at The Ernest Hemingway Home and Museum, take an in-depth tour of Truman Little White House, take in the waterfront at Mallory Square, and cast your line with a fishing tour.

To find maps, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, read Key West journey maker tool .

Traveling by bus from Marathon to Key West takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. In September, plan for daily highs up to 88°F, and evening lows to 80°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Sun) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Key West

Outdoors Tours Wildlife
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The Ernest Hemingway Home and Museum ©
Parasailing & Paragliding

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