8 days in Southeast Florida Itinerary

8 days in Southeast Florida Itinerary

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Key West
— 1 night
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Marathon
— 2 nights
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Islamorada
— 1 night
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Key Largo
— 2 nights
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Miami Beach
— 1 night

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Key West

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.
Start off your visit on the 22nd (Sat): indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, identify plant and animal life at Key West Butterfly & Nature Conservatory, then enjoy the sea views from Key West Lighthouse and Keeper's Quarters Museum, and finally see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour.

To see maps, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Key West attractions planner.

Los Angeles to Key West is an approximately 10.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. The time zone changes from Pacific Standard Time (PST) to Eastern Standard Time (EST), which is usually a 3 hour difference. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from Los Angeles in August, with highs in Key West at 90°F and lows at 81°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Sat) so you can drive to Marathon.

Things to do in Key West

Wildlife · Tours · Outdoors · Spas
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Scuba / Snorkeling
Scuba & Snorkeling
4.7
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Spa
Spas
4.4

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Marathon

Marathon ©

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.
On the 23rd (Sun), look for all kinds of wild species at Dolphin Research Center, then see the interesting displays at Crane Point Museum & Nature Center, then see some colorful creatures with Dive Duck Key, and finally see the world from above with Ultimate HeliTours. Keep things going the next day: see the vivid underwater world at Sombrero Reef, then identify plant and animal life at The Turtle Hospital, and then kick back and relax at Bahia Honda State Park.

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You can drive from Key West to Marathon in 1.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. August in Marathon sees daily highs of 92°F and lows of 80°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Islamorada.

Things to do in Marathon

Parks · Wildlife · Outdoors · Beaches

Side Trips

Highlights from your trip

1
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Islamorada

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.
On the 25th (Tue), get outside with Contagious Charters, see the vivid underwater world at Alligator Reef Light House, then take an in-depth tour of History of Diving Museum, and finally fly like a bird with a parasailing or paragliding tour.

For other places to visit, photos, maps, and more tourist information, read Islamorada attractions planning app.

Traveling by car from Marathon to Islamorada takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 92°F in August, and nighttime lows around 80°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Tue) early enough to drive to Key Largo.

Things to do in Islamorada

Outdoors · Parks · Museums · Wildlife
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Outdoor Activity
Contagious Charters
5.0

2
nights
Key Largo

Key Largo ©

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 26th (Wed): look for all kinds of wild species at Florida Keys Wild Bird Rehabilitation Center, identify plant and animal life at Molasses Reef, then explore the gorgeous colors at Spiegel Grove, and finally take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: surround yourself with nature on Capt. Sterling's Everglades Eco-Tours, then identify plant and animal life at Everglades Alligator Farm, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Anhinga Trail.

To see where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Key Largo trip planner.

Key Largo is just a stone's throw from Islamorada. In August in Key Largo, expect temperatures between 90°F during the day and 77°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Thu) early enough to drive to Miami Beach.

Things to do in Key Largo

Wildlife · Parks · Outdoors · Tours

Side Trips

Highlights from your trip
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Must see
Molasses Reef
4.6
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Must see
Anhinga Trail
4.6
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Must see
Spiegel Grove
4.8

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Miami Beach

Miami Beach ©

The World's Playground

Separated by water from the neighboring city of Miami, Miami Beach sits on a barrier island between Biscayne Bay and the Atlantic Ocean.
Start off your visit on the 28th (Fri): admire the majestic nature at Bill Baggs Cape Florida State Park, then glide through the air with South Beach Parasail, then wander the streets of Lincoln Road, and finally kick back and relax at South Beach.

For ratings, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Miami Beach online vacation planner.

Getting from Key Largo to Miami Beach by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a bus. In August, daytime highs in Miami Beach are 91°F, while nighttime lows are 78°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Miami Beach

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Highlights from your trip
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Beach
South Beach
4.2
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Parasailing / Paragliding
South Beach Parasail
4.7

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