Experience the sensation of sailing the open seas from the comfort of your own car on The Overseas Highway. The 205 km (128 mi) highway stretches from mainland Florida, carrying U.S. 1 through the Florida Keys on a series of overseas bridges. Roll the windows down and enjoy the breathtaking scenery of vibrant blue water and clear skies. Stop along the way for a snack or a dip in the ocean at one of the many picturesque seaside villages. Don’t miss the famous Seven Mile Bridge in the city of Marathon, one of the longest segmental bridges in the world. Find out how to plan Key West trip without stress by asking Inspirock to help create an itinerary.
The Overseas Highway Reviews
This was our 1st drive on the overseas. We drove after dark while going south & before, on the way back. Both were awesome giving a different perspective of the keys. The 7mi drive while going to key.... more »
As this is the only road available, it cannot be avoided. Although there is beautiful azure ocean on both sides, it does get rather boring after 100 miles.Would not like to be on it in high wind or... more »
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