8 days in Southeast Florida & Katy Itinerary

8 days in Southeast Florida & Katy Itinerary

Created using Inspirock United States planner

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Miami
— 1 day
Fly to George Bush Intercontinental Houston Airport, Drive to Katy
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Katy
— 1 night
Drive to George Bush Intercontinental Houston Airport, Fly to Key West International Airport
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Key West
— 3 nights
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Marathon
— 1 night
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Islamorada
— 1 night
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Key Largo
— 1 night
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Miami

— 1 day

Magic City

Florida’s mecca of fun in the sun, the lively tropical metropolis of Miami is one of the world’s top vacation spots.
On the 25th (Fri), see the interesting displays at Vizcaya Museum and Gardens, then take an in-depth tour of Black Police Precinct and Courthouse Museum, then stroll through South Beach, and finally admire the striking features of Art Deco Historic District.

To see where to stay, photos, reviews, and tourist information, use the Miami trip planner.

Fort Lauderdale to Miami is an approximately 1-hour car ride. You can also take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 89°F in June, and nighttime lows around 77°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Fri) early enough to travel to Katy.

Things to do in Miami

Museums · Parks · Outdoors · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Katy

— 1 night
Katy is a city in the U.S. state of Texas, within the Houston–Katy-Woodlands–Sugar Land metropolitan area. Kick off your visit on the 26th (Sat): look for gifts at Amber's Designs Fine Jewelry and then see the interesting displays at Katy Heritage Museum.

For ratings, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Katy tour itinerary maker website.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Miami to Katy. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time to Central Standard Time, which is usually a -1 hour difference. Plan for a bit cooler nights when traveling from Miami in June since evenings lows in Katy dip to 72°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Sat) so you can travel to Key West.

Things to do in Katy

Museums · Shopping

Key West

— 3 nights

Conch Republic

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: see the interesting displays at The Ernest Hemingway Home and Museum, take a leisurely stroll along Mallory Square, explore the gorgeous colors at Vandenberg Wreck, and discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour.

To see reviews, maps, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Key West vacation builder website.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Katy to Key West. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Katy to Key West due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Katy in June, expect a bit warmer with lows of 79°F in Key West. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Tue) early enough to drive to Marathon.

Things to do in Key West

Museums · Wildlife · Parks · Outdoors

Marathon

— 1 night

Heart of the Florida Keys

A tiny city just 16 km (10 mi) long, Marathon is spread across several islands in the middle of the Florida Keys.
Kick off your visit on the 30th (Wed): see what you can catch with a fishing tour, identify plant and animal life at The Turtle Hospital, and then stroll through Bahia Honda State Park.

To see maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Marathon trip itinerary planner.

Getting from Key West to Marathon by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. In June, plan for daily highs up to 90°F, and evening lows to 79°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Wed) so you can drive to Islamorada.

Things to do in Marathon

Outdoors · Parks · Wildlife · Beaches

Side Trip

Islamorada

— 1 night

The Village of Islands

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 1st (Thu): get outside with Contagious Charters, then see what you can catch with a fishing tour, and then sample the tasty concoctions at Florida Keys Brewing Company.

For other places to visit, where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Islamorada trip itinerary maker site.

Traveling by car from Marathon to Islamorada takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. June in Islamorada sees daily highs of 90°F and lows of 79°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 1st (Thu) early enough to go by car to Key Largo.

Things to do in Islamorada

Outdoors · Breweries & Distilleries · Wildlife · Tours

Key Largo

— 1 night

Diving Capital of the World

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.
Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Fri): admire nature's wide array of creatures at Island Dolphin Care, then discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Spiegel Grove.

To find maps, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Key Largo sightseeing planning website.

Key Largo is just a short distance from Islamorada. Traveling from Islamorada in July, plan for little chillier nights in Key Largo, with lows around 76°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Fri) early enough to drive back home.

Things to do in Key Largo

Wildlife · Parks · Outdoors · Tours