4 days in Key West & Marathon Itinerary

4 days in Key West & Marathon Itinerary

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Key West
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Marathon
— 1 night

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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.
Start off your visit on the 28th (Sun): take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Paul's Episcopal Church. On the next day, see the interesting displays at The Ernest Hemingway Home and Museum, learn about all things military at U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Ingham Maritime Museum, then enjoy the sea views from Key West Lighthouse and Keeper's Quarters Museum, and finally find your balance on the water with some of the best stand-up paddleboarding in the area.

To see ratings, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Key West sightseeing planning site.

Jacksonville to Key West is an approximately 6-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from Jacksonville in July, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit warmer in Key West, with lows of 81°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Tue) early enough to drive to Marathon.

Things to do in Key West

Museums · Wildlife · Parks
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Stand-Up Paddleboarding
Vandenberg Wreck ©
Vandenberg Wreck
Saint Mary Star of the Sea ©
Saint Mary Star of the Sea

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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 31st (Wed): stroll through Bahia Honda State Park and then identify plant and animal life at Dolphin Research Center.

To find other places to visit, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Marathon travel route builder website.

Traveling by car from Key West to Marathon takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 92°F in July, and nighttime lows around 81°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Marathon

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches

Side Trip

Bahia Honda State Park
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Bahia Honda State Park ©
Bahia Honda State Park
Dolphin Research Center ©
Dolphin Research Center

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