8 days in Florida Itinerary

8 days in Florida Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Key West
— 2 nights
2
Marathon
— 2 nights
3
Islamorada
— 1 night
4
St. Augustine
— 2 nights

2
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.
On the 29th (Sat), shop like a local with Alan S. Maltz Gallery. Keep things going the next day: admire all the interesting features of The Overseas Highway, learn about all things military at U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Ingham Maritime Museum, thensteep yourself in history at Truman Little White House, and finally kick back and relax at Fort Zachary Taylor.

For traveler tips, where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Key West trip builder website.

New York City to Key West is an approximately 6.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. In June, Key West is a bit warmer than New York City - with highs of °F and lows of °F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 1st (Mon) so you can go by car to Marathon.

Things to do in Key West

Outdoors Wildlife Historic Sites
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Key West Butterfly & Nature Conservatory ©
Key West Butterfly & Nature Conservatory
Dolphin & Whale Watching

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.
On the 2nd (Tue), enjoy the sand and surf at Sombrero Beach, thenidentify plant and animal life at The Turtle Hospital, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Bahia Honda State Park. On your second day here, get interesting insight from Tours, look for all kinds of wild species at Dolphin Research Center, and then take in the views from Seven Mile Bridge.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Marathon trip planner.

Traveling by car from Key West to Marathon takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In July in Marathon, expect temperatures between °F during the day and °F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Wed) so you can drive to Islamorada.

Things to do in Marathon

Parks Outdoors Wildlife

Side Trip

Bahia Honda State Park
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Dolphin Research Center ©
Dolphin Research Center
Bahia Honda State Park ©
Bahia Honda State Park
The Turtle Hospital ©
The Turtle Hospital

1
night
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 4th (Thu): see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour and then cast your line with a fishing tour.

To see where to stay, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, read Islamorada day trip planning app.

You can drive from Marathon to Islamorada in an hour. Another option is to take a bus. In July, plan for daily highs up to °F, and evening lows to °F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Thu) so you can go by car to St. Augustine.

Things to do in Islamorada

Outdoors Wildlife Tours
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Fishing Charters & Tours
Scuba & Snorkeling

2
nights
St. Augustine

St. Augustine ©
St. On the 5th (Fri), identify plant and animal life at St. Augustine Alligator Farm Zoological Park, thenvisit a coastal fixture at St. Augustine Lighthouse & Maritime Museum, Inc., thentake in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedral Basilica of St. Augustine, and finally sample the fine beverages at St. Augustine Distillery. Here are some ideas for day two: take an in-depth tour of St. Augustine Pirate & Treasure Museum and then kick back and relax at St. Augustine Beach.

To see more things to do, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the St. Augustine day trip site.

Traveling by car from Islamorada to St. Augustine takes 7 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. Traveling from Islamorada in July, plan for slightly colder nights in St. Augustine, with lows around °F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in St. Augustine

Parks Museums Outdoors
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Cathedral Basilica of St. Augustine ©
Cathedral Basilica of St. Augustine
St. Augustine Beach ©
St. Augustine Beach

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