6 days in Southeast Florida Itinerary

6 days in Southeast Florida Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Southeast Florida trip planner

Make it your trip
Fly
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Key West
— 2 nights
Drive
2
Marathon
— 1 night
Drive
3
Key Largo
— 1 night
Drive
4
Miami Beach
— 1 night
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Key West

— 2 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.
Head to Alan S. Maltz Gallery and KEPart Studio-Galleryfor plenty of shopping. Museum-lovers will appreciate The Ernest Hemingway Home and Museum and Key West Local Luxe -Jewelry Store. The adventure continues: see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour, sample the fine beverages at Key West First Legal Rum Distillery, identify plant and animal life at Key West Butterfly & Nature Conservatory, and take in the exciting artwork at 7 Artists & Friends Gallery.

For other places to visit, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Key West day trip app.

Detroit to Key West is an approximately 6.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. In July, Key West is a bit warmer than Detroit - with highs of 89°F and lows of 81°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Marathon.

Things to do in Key West

Shopping · Museums · Outdoors · Wildlife

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.
Start off your visit on the 3rd (Thu): kick back and relax at Sombrero Beach, see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour, 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. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In August, daily temperatures in Marathon can reach 92°F, while at night they dip to 80°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Thu) so you can go by car to Key Largo.

Things to do in Marathon

Outdoors · Beaches · Parks · Wildlife

Side Trip

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.
Start off your visit on the 4th (Fri): take a memorable tour with Tours, then stop by Shell World Florida Keys, and then identify plant and animal life at Florida Keys Wild Bird Rehabilitation Center.

For maps, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Key Largo online travel planner.

Getting from Marathon to Key Largo by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. In August in Key Largo, expect temperatures between 90°F during the day and 77°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Fri) so you can go by car to Miami Beach.

Things to do in Key Largo

Wildlife · Outdoors · Tours · Shopping

Miami Beach

— 1 night

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.
Kick off your visit on the 5th (Sat): wander the streets of Collins Avenue, then wander the streets of Lincoln Road, and then enjoy the sand and surf at South Beach.

To find photos, ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Miami Beach trip itinerary maker tool.

You can drive from Key Largo to Miami Beach in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a bus. August in Miami Beach sees daily highs of 91°F and lows of 78°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Sat) early enough to fly back home.

Things to do in Miami Beach

Shopping · Neighborhoods · Parks · Historic Sites