8 days in Florida Keys Itinerary

8 days in Florida Keys Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Key Largo
— 1 night
2
Islamorada
— 1 night
3
Marathon
— 2 nights
4
Key West
— 3 nights

1
night
Key Largo

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.
On the 2nd (Sun), look for all kinds of wild species at Florida Keys Wild Bird Rehabilitation Center and then explore the gorgeous colors at Spiegel Grove. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Island Dolphin Care, thenidentify plant and animal life at Wildlife Areas, and then test your team's savvy at Kingdom Escape Games.

For more things to do, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Key Largo journey builder tool.

South Bend to Key Largo is an approximately 7.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus and shuttle. Traveling from South Bend in May, you will find days in Key Largo are a bit warmer (°F), and nights are much hotter (°F). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Mon) early enough to drive to Islamorada.

Things to do in Key Largo

Wildlife Parks Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Kingdom Escape Games ©
Kingdom Escape Games
Scuba & Snorkeling
Island Dolphin Care ©
Island Dolphin Care

1
night
Islamorada

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 4th (Tue): take an in-depth tour of History of Diving Museum, thenindulge your thirst for a good beer at Islamorada Brewery & Distillery, thencast your line with a fishing tour, and finally sample the tasty concoctions at Florida Keys Brewing Company.

To see reviews, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Islamorada online travel route builder.

Islamorada is just a short distance from Key Largo. May in Islamorada sees daily highs of °F and lows of °F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Marathon.

Things to do in Islamorada

Breweries & Distilleries Outdoors Tours
Highlights from your plan
Florida Keys Brewing Company ©
Florida Keys Brewing Company
Fishing Charters & Tours
History of Diving Museum ©
History of Diving Museum

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 5th (Wed): identify plant and animal life at The Turtle Hospital, thentake the plunge with Skydive Key West, and then get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 6th (Thu): kick back and relax at Sombrero Beach, thenrelax and rejuvenate at SpaTerre at Little Palm Island Resort, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Bahia Honda State Park.

For reviews, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Marathon trip planning tool.

Traveling by car from Islamorada to Marathon takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In May, daytime highs in Marathon are °F, while nighttime lows are °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Thu) early enough to drive to Key West.

Things to do in Marathon

Outdoors Parks Wildlife

Side Trips

Big Pine Key, SpaTerre at Little Palm Island Resort, Skydive Key West
Highlights from your plan
Skydive Key West ©
Skydive Key West
Fishing Charters & Tours
Bahia Honda State Park ©
Bahia Honda State Park

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.
Key West is known for wildlife, adventure, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: examine the collection at The Ernest Hemingway Home and Museum, explore and take pictures at The Overseas Highway, take a memorable tour with Tours, and look for all kinds of wild species at Key West Butterfly & Nature Conservatory.

For more things to do, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, read our Key West tour itinerary planning app.

Traveling by car from Marathon to Key West takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In May, plan for daily highs up to °F, and evening lows to °F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Key West

Outdoors Historic Sites Parks
Highlights from your plan
The Ernest Hemingway Home and Museum ©
The Ernest Hemingway Home and Museum
Key West Butterfly & Nature Conservatory ©
Key West Butterfly & Nature Conservatory
Scuba & Snorkeling

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