6 days in Florida Keys Itinerary

6 days in Florida Keys Itinerary

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6 days in Florida Keys Itinerary

Start: Houston
Fly:  6​h 45​min
1
Key West
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
2
Key Largo
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 15​min
3
Duck Key
— 2 nights
Drive + Fly:  7​h
End: Houston

2
nights
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 9th (Sun), stop by De La Gallery. On the 10th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: stroll the grounds of Key West Cemetery, find your balance on the water with some of the best stand-up paddleboarding in the area, and then take a memorable tour with Tours.

To see ratings, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Key West trip itinerary planner .

Houston to Key West is an approximately 7-hour combination of bus and flight. You can also fly; or drive. The time zone difference moving from Central Standard Time to Eastern Standard Time is 1 hour. June in Key West sees daily highs of 88°F and lows of 79°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Key Largo.

Things to do in Key West

Adventure Tours Outdoors
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Kayaking & Canoeing
Stand-Up Paddleboarding
Florida Keys Eco-Discovery Center ©
Florida Keys Eco-Discovery Center

1
night
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.
Kick off your visit on the 12th (Wed): glide through the air with a parasailing or paragliding tour, then identify plant and animal life at Florida Keys Wild Bird Rehabilitation Center, and then identify plant and animal life at Molasses Reef.

To see maps, more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, read our Key Largo online trip itinerary planner .

Traveling by car from Key West to Key Largo takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a bus. June in Key Largo sees daily highs of 88°F and lows of 75°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Duck Key.

Things to do in Key Largo

Parks Wildlife Adventure
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Parasailing & Paragliding
Molasses Reef ©
Molasses Reef

2
nights
Duck Key

Duck Key ©
Duck Key is a census-designated place and unincorporated community in Monroe County, Florida, United States, on an island of the same name in the middle Florida Keys. Start off your visit on the 13th (Thu): look for all kinds of wild species at Dolphin Research Center, discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour, and then glide through the air with a parasailing or paragliding tour. Keep things going the next day: enjoy the sand and surf at Anne's Beach, admire nature's wide array of creatures at Florida Keys Aquarium Encounters, then take in the views from Old Seven Mile Bridge, and finally take in the views from Seven Mile Bridge.

For maps, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Duck Key day trip website .

You can drive from Key Largo to Duck Key in 1.5 hours. In June, daily temperatures in Duck Key can reach 90°F, while at night they dip to 79°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Duck Key

Wildlife Parks Tours

Side Trips

Marathon, Islamorada
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Dolphin Research Center ©
Dolphin Research Center
Parasailing & Paragliding
Florida Keys Aquarium Encounters ©
Florida Keys Aquarium Encounters

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