7 days in Florida Keys Itinerary

7 days in Florida Keys Itinerary

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7 days in Florida Keys Itinerary

Start: Tulsa
Fly + shuttle:  7​h
1
Islamorada
— 2 nights
bus:  2​h
2
Key West
— 3 nights
Travel:  1​h 45​min
3
Dry Tortugas National Park
— 1 night
Drive + Fly:  8​h 30​min
End: Tulsa

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.
Start off your visit on the 9th (Sun): stop by Ocean Gardens. Keep things going the next day: look for all kinds of wild species at Florida Keys Wild Bird Rehabilitation Center, tour the pleasant surroundings at Anne's Beach, identify plant and animal life at Dolphin Research Center, then shop like a local with Michelle Nicole Lowe Art Gallery, and finally look for gifts at Bella Sol Fragrance Bar and Gifts.

To find ratings, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Islamorada holiday planner .

Tulsa to Islamorada is an approximately 7-hour combination of flight and shuttle. You can also do a combination of car, flight, and shuttle; or drive. The time zone difference moving from Central Standard Time (CST) to Eastern Standard Time (EST) is 1 hour. Prepare for much warmer weather when traveling from Tulsa in December: high temperatures in Islamorada hover around 80°F and lows are around 71°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Tue) to allow enough time to take a bus to Key West.

Things to do in Islamorada

Wildlife Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Key Largo, Dolphin Research Center
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Dolphin Research Center ©
Dolphin Research Center
Molasses Reef ©
Molasses Reef

3
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.
Take a break from the city and head to Kayaking & Canoeing and Fort Zachary Taylor. Key West Lighthouse and Keeper's Quarters Museum and The Ernest Hemingway Home and Museum are good opportunities to explore the local culture. There's lots more to do: take in the exciting artwork at Key West Pottery, get a taste of the local shopping with Rock House Masterpieces, glide peacefully along the water with some of the best stand-up paddleboarding in the area, and look for gifts at Peppers of Key West.

To see where to stay, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Key West trip itinerary site .

You can take a bus from Islamorada to Key West in 2 hours. Another option is to drive. December in Key West sees daily highs of 79°F and lows of 71°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Fri) early enough to travel to Dry Tortugas National Park.

Things to do in Key West

Outdoors Adventure Tours
Highlights from your plan
The Ernest Hemingway Home and Museum ©
Kayaking & Canoeing
Stand-Up Paddleboarding

1
night
Dry Tortugas National Park

Dry Tortugas National Park ©
What Dry Tortugas National Park lacks in size, it makes up for in abundance of marine life.
Kick off your visit on the 15th (Sat): explore the striking landscape at Little Africa and then look for all kinds of wild species at Fort Jefferson.

To find photos, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Dry Tortugas National Park visit planning tool .

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Key West to Dry Tortugas National Park. In December, daytime highs in Dry Tortugas National Park are 79°F, while nighttime lows are 71°F. On the 15th (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Dry Tortugas National Park

Parks Nature Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Fort Jefferson ©
Fort Jefferson

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