Route & dates
11 days in Florida Keys Itinerary
Fly + Foot + Bus: 9 h 30 min
Key West— 5 nights
Bus: 1 h 15 min
Marathon— 4 nights
Shuttle + Fly: 13 h 30 min
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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.Key West is known for wildlife, museums, and adventure. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: examine the collection at The Ernest Hemingway Home and Museum, identify plant and animal life at Key West Butterfly & Nature Conservatory, make a trip to Duval Street, and glide through the air with Fury Water Adventures Key West.
For maps, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Key West trip itinerary maker tool.
London, UK to Key West is an approximately 15.5- hour combination of flight and bus. You can also do a combination of flight and shuttle. The time zone difference when traveling from London to Key West is minus 5 hours. When traveling from London in July, plan for a bit warmer days in Key West, with highs around 37°C, while nights are much hotter with lows around 32°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Tue) early enough to take a bus to Marathon.
Things to do in Key West
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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.Venture out of the city with trips to Islamorada (Rain Barrel Village & Lobster Trap Art Gift Shop and Gallery), Florida Keys Wild Bird Rehabilitation Center (in Tavernier) and Key Largo (Dolphins Plus Bayside, Sail Fish Scuba, &more). The adventure continues: enjoy the sand and surf at Bahia Honda State Park, take in the views from Seven Mile Bridge, tour the pleasant surroundings at Anne's Beach, and examine the collection at Crane Point Museum & Nature Center.
For other places to visit, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, read Marathon online journey planner.
Traveling by bus from Key West to Marathon takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Expect a daytime high around 39°C in August, and nighttime lows around 31°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.
Things to do in Marathon
Key Largo, Islamorada, Bahia Honda State Park
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