7 days in Florida Keys Itinerary

7 days in Florida Keys Itinerary

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7 days in Florida Keys Itinerary

Start: Calgary
Fly + Shuttle:  11 h 15 min
1
Islamorada
— 1 night
Drive:  45 min
2
Marathon
— 2 nights
Bus:  1 h 15 min
3
Key West
— 3 nights
Fly:  11 h 15 min
End: Calgary

1
night
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 15th (Wed): see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour, look for all kinds of wild species at Florida Keys Wild Bird Rehabilitation Center, then enjoy the sand and surf at Anne's Beach, and finally get a taste of the local shopping with Lobster Trap Art Gallery.

For traveler tips, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Islamorada tour planner.

Calgary, Canada to Islamorada is an approximately 11.5-hour combination of flight and shuttle. You can also drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 2 hours traveling from Calgary to Islamorada. Prepare for warmer weather when traveling from Calgary in January: high temperatures in Islamorada hover around 29°C and lows are around 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Wed) so you can drive to Marathon.

Things to do in Islamorada

Outdoors Wildlife Tours

Side Trip

Key Largo
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Anne's Beach ©
Anne's Beach

2
nights
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 16th (Thu): tour the pleasant surroundings at Sombrero Beach, look for all kinds of wild species at The Turtle Hospital, and then stroll through Bahia Honda State Park. Keep things going the next day: look for all kinds of wild species at Crane Point Museum & Nature Center, then look for all kinds of wild species at Pigeon Key Foundation, then identify plant and animal life at National Key Deer Refuge, and finally shop like a local with Shady Palm Art Gallery & Photography.

For reviews, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Marathon online day trip planner .

You can drive from Islamorada to Marathon in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In January, daily temperatures in Marathon can reach 29°C, while at night they dip to 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Fri) to allow enough time to take a bus to Key West.

Things to do in Marathon

Parks Outdoors Wildlife

Side Trip

Big Pine Key
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Bahia Honda State Park ©
Bahia Honda State Park
National Key Deer Refuge ©
National Key Deer Refuge
The Turtle Hospital ©
The Turtle Hospital

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.
Get outdoors at Key West Butterfly & Nature Conservatory and Fort Zachary Taylor. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Truman Little White House and Curry Mansion. There's much more to do: see the interesting displays at The Ernest Hemingway Home and Museum, visit a coastal fixture at Key West Lighthouse and Keeper's Quarters Museum, explore the different monuments and memorials at Key West Cemetery, and take in the waterfront at Mallory Square.

For more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, read Key West trip app .

Take a bus from Marathon to Key West in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. In January, daytime highs in Key West are 28°C, while nighttime lows are 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 20th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Key West

Historic Sites Parks Museums
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The Ernest Hemingway Home and Museum ©
The Ernest Hemingway Home and Museum
Truman Little White House ©
Truman Little White House

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