7 days in Florida Keys Itinerary

7 days in Florida Keys Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Orlando, Florida
Fly:  4 h 15 min
1
Key West
— 4 nights
Bus:  1 h 15 min
2
Marathon
— 1 night
Drive:  45 min
3
Islamorada
— 1 night
Shuttle + Fly:  5 h 30 min
End: Orlando, Florida

4
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.
Get in touch with nature at Key West Butterfly & Nature Conservatory and Fort Zachary Taylor. The adventure continues: get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports, stroll through Audubon House & Tropical Gardens, take in the waterfront at Mallory Square, and soothe aching muscles at some of the top local wellness centers.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, read our Key West day trip planner.

Orlando to Key West is an approximately 4.5- hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. Expect a bit warmer evenings in Key West when traveling from Orlando in March, with lows around 69°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Thu) to allow enough time to take a bus to Marathon.

Things to do in Key West

Outdoors Parks Wildlife
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Key West Butterfly & Nature Conservatory ©
Key West Butterfly & Nature Conservatory
The Ernest Hemingway Home and Museum ©
The Ernest Hemingway Home and Museum

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.
Start off your visit on the 20th (Fri): stroll through Sunset Park Beach, enjoy the sand and surf at Bahia Honda State Park, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Sombrero Beach.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Marathon trip planner.

You can take a bus from Key West to Marathon in 1.5 hours. Another option is to drive. In March, daily temperatures in Marathon can reach 81°F, while at night they dip to 69°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Islamorada.

Things to do in Marathon

Beaches Outdoors Parks

Side Trips

Sunset Park Beach, Bahia Honda State Park
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Bahia Honda State Park ©
Bahia Honda State Park
Sombrero Beach ©
Sombrero Beach
Sunset Park Beach ©
Sunset Park Beach

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 21st (Sat): see what you can catch with a fishing tour, sample the tasty concoctions at Islamorada Brewery & Distillery, then look for all kinds of wild species at Florida Keys Wild Bird Rehabilitation Center, and finally sample the tasty concoctions at Florida Keys Brewing Company.

For ratings, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Islamorada road trip app.

Traveling by car from Marathon to Islamorada takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 81°F in March, and nighttime lows around 69°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Sat) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Islamorada

Breweries & Distilleries Wildlife Outdoors

Side Trip

Florida Keys Wild Bird Rehabilitation Center
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Fishing Charters & Tours
Florida Keys Wild Bird Rehabilitation Center ©
Florida Keys Brewing Company ©
Florida Keys Brewing Company

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