10 days in Florida Keys Itinerary

10 days in Florida Keys Itinerary

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10 days in Florida Keys Itinerary

Start: New York City
+2
bus + Fly + bus:  7​h 45​min
1
Marathon
— 3 nights
bus:  1​h 15​min
2
Key West
— 6 nights
Fly + bus:  6​h
End: New York City

3
nights
Marathon

A tiny city just 16 km (10 mi) long, Marathon is spread across several islands in the middle of the Florida Keys.
Explore Marathon's surroundings by going to Florida Keys Wild Bird Rehabilitation Center (in Tavernier), Scuba & Snorkeling (in Key Largo) and National Key Deer Refuge (in Big Pine Key). The adventure continues: kick back and relax at Bahia Honda State Park, stroll through Sombrero Beach, identify plant and animal life at The Turtle Hospital, and see what you can catch with a fishing tour.

Make your Marathon itinerary with Inspirock to find out what to see and where to go.

New York City to Marathon is an approximately 8-hour combination of bus and flight. You can also do a combination of flight and shuttle; or drive. Traveling from New York City in October, expect Marathon to be a bit warmer, temps between 87°F and 77°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 31st (Thu) early enough to catcht the bus to Key West.

Things to do in Marathon

Wildlife Outdoors Parks

Side Trips

Key Largo, Big Pine Key, Fishing Charters & Tours
Find places to stay Oct 28 — 31:
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Fishing Charters & Tours
Scuba & Snorkeling
Bahia Honda State Park ©
Bahia Honda State Park

6
nights
Key West

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.
Spend the 4th (Mon) exploring nature at Dry Tortugas National Park. And it doesn't end there: see the interesting displays at The Ernest Hemingway Home and Museum, explore and take pictures at The Overseas Highway, make a trip to Southernmost Point, and steep yourself in history at Truman Little White House.

To find where to stay, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Key West attractions planner.

Traveling by bus from Marathon to Key West takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. In October, daily temperatures in Key West can reach 86°F, while at night they dip to 77°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Key West

Outdoors Tours Wildlife
Find places to stay Oct 31 — Nov 6:
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The Ernest Hemingway Home and Museum ©
Scuba & Snorkeling

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